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Ali Wentworth

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Ali Wentworth

TV Actress and Comedienne


Who is Ali Wentworth?

Alexandra "Ali" Wentworth is an American actress, comedienne, and author, born on January 12, 1965, in Washington, D.C. She is best known for her versatile talents, seamlessly navigating the worlds of comedy, acting, and writing.

Wentworth, born Alexandra Elliot Wentworth, hails from a prominent and politically active family. Her mother, Muffie Cabot, was the Social Secretary to Nancy Reagan during Ronald Reagan's presidency. This upbringing likely influenced Ali's early interest in entertainment and communication.

Ali Wentworth's career in the spotlight began with her foray into improvisational comedy at the renowned improvisational comedy troupe, The Groundlings. Her wit and comedic timing quickly set her apart, leading to various roles on television and film.

Wentworth gained widespread recognition for her role as Jerry Seinfeld's girlfriend, Schmoopie, on the hit sitcom "Seinfeld." Her comedic prowess continued to shine through appearances on shows like "In Living Color" and "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno."

In addition to her success in front of the camera, Ali Wentworth has made her mark as an author. Her books, including "Ali in Wonderland: And Other Tall Tales" and "Happily Ali After: And Other Fairly True Tales," showcase her humorous and candid storytelling, providing readers with a glimpse into her life and unique perspective.

Beyond her entertainment career, Ali is also known for her marriage to ABC News anchor George Stephanopoulos. Their high-profile relationship has made them a power couple in both the entertainment and journalism worlds.

Ali Wentworth continues to captivate audiences with her comedic talents, leaving an indelible mark on the entertainment industry. Whether she's making people laugh on screen, sharing anecdotes in her books, or charming viewers with her infectious personality, Wentworth remains a beloved figure in American entertainment.


Some of the most recently added connections of famous kin for Ali Wentworth

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Zach Snyder

Filmmaker

21st cousin
via Sir Hugh I de Audley

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Zach Snyder

Filmmaker

18th cousin 1 time removed
via Joan Beaufort

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Zach Snyder

Filmmaker

10th cousin 2 times removed
via Edmund Freeman

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Zach Snyder

Filmmaker

18th cousin
via Sir Thomas Dacre

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Zach Snyder

Filmmaker

10th cousin
via Anthony Snow

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Zach Snyder

Filmmaker

10th cousin 1 time removed
via Robert Goodale

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Zach Snyder

Filmmaker

17th cousin
via Sir William FitzHugh

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Zach Snyder

Filmmaker

21st cousin
via Guy de Beauchamp

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Adrian Grenier

TV and Movie Actor

12th cousin
via John Dunham

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Anthony Edwards

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin
via Kenelm Winslow

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Anthony Edwards

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin
via Thomas Little

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Lizzie Doten

American Poet

5th cousin 5 times removed
via Jonathan Pratt

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Thomas J. Watson, Jr.

President and CEO of I.B.M.

20th cousin 1 time removed
via Eleanor Plantagenet

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Taylor Lautner

TV and Movie Actor

9th cousin 4 times removed
via Thomas Mitchell

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Taylor Lautner

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin 2 times removed
via Thomas Little

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Michael Lookinland

TV Actor

18th cousin 1 time removed
via Katherine Pabenham

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Michael Lookinland

TV Actor

20th cousin 1 time removed
via Richard Fitzalan

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Michael Lookinland

TV Actor

20th cousin 1 time removed
via Sir William de Bohun

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Bob Moore

Co-Founder, Bob's Red Mill

20th cousin 1 time removed
via Bartholomew de Badlesmere

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Diane Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

10th cousin
via John Alden

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Diane Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

10th cousin 1 time removed
via Richard Warren

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Diane Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin
via William Bradford Jr.

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Parker Stevenson

TV and Movie Actor

9th cousin 1 time removed
via John Alden

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Parker Stevenson

TV and Movie Actor

21st cousin
via Ralph de Stafford

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Parker Stevenson

TV and Movie Actor

18th cousin
via Sir Ralph Neville

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Ali Wentworth photo by David Shankbone (CC BY SA 3.0 DE)