GEORGE WENDT

Stage and screen actor. Best known for his role as Norm Peterson in the successful sitcom “Cheers” during the show’s 11-year run. He made numerous appearances in “Saturday Night Live,” first appearing in 1985. TV: “Sabrina the Teenage Witch;” “Modern Men;” “House of Dreams;” “Madigan Men;” “Becker;” “The Tortellis;” “Frasier;” “Wings;” “St. Elsewhere;” “The Simpsons” “Somewhere in Time;” “Taxi;” “Soap;” “M*A*S*H.” Stage: Broadway revival of Hairspray (Edna Turnblad); The Fabulous Lipitone; Rock and Roll Man: The Alan Freed Story; Death of a Salesman; and the Broadway premier of Elf The Musical (Santa). Second City alumni. Graduate of Rockhurst College.