Jun. 30th, 1966
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Wendy Davis' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
Guest TV Roles
Lt. Delia Burton
Dr. Kathleen Benedict
Wendy Davis (born June 30, 1966) is an American actress.
She grew up in Joppatowne, Maryland a small town outside of Baltimore. She attended Joppatowne High School and graduated with a degree in Theater from Howard University. Wendy is a member of Delta Sigma Theta sorority.
Wendy has one child, a daughter with ex-husband Jacobi Wynne. She and her daughter live in Charleston, South Carolina, where her series Army Wives is filmed.
Wendy first big break came on the television series, "High Incident", DreamWorks SKG's first one-hour series. Wendy was hand picked by living legend 'Steven Spielberg' to star in the series. Of her performance in the pilot episode The Hollywood Reporter wrote "The large and strikingly good looking cast all make outstanding first impressions, and Wendy Davis is magnificent as a cop's widow". Later Wendy was cast as a detective on "EZ Street", a one-hour drama produced by 'Paul Haggis', Academy Award winning writer of "Million Dollar Baby" and writer/director of "Crash". Her other series are "The New WKRP In Cincinnati", and "In Our Lives." Wendy has starred in several films, her credits include "Rendezvous" "Return To Two Moon Junction" "Reptile Man" "Trapped" and her most recent "Mother Ghost" starring 'Kevin Polack', 'Mark Thompson' and 'Dana Delaney'.
Wendy has guest-starred on many TV shows, her credits include "Commander and Chief", "Cold Case", "Grey's Anatomy", "The District", "Angel", "Any Day Now", "The Steven Weber Show", "Profiler", "The Gregory Hines Show", "Coach", "South Of Sunset", "Martin", and "Between Brothers". Wendy received a Drama Logue Award for her performance in the play "Talking With".
Wendy is well known for her role as Colonel Joan Burton in the Lifetime television series Army Wives. She starred in show as of 2007 to 2013. She left the show after the season 7 finale. She also appeared in an episode of Grey's Anatomy, in season one, Episode 9, as Holly Adams, the pregnant wife of Dr. Preston Burke's best college friend.
Wendy played Kimberly Mitchell in the second season of ABC's drama series Scandal created by 'Shonda Rhimes'.
When Wendy isn't working on a set she loves contributing to others by teaching acting classes at The Los Angles Actors Center. She is dedicated to training and developing actors to work professionally in film and TV.