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Wendy Robie

Biography

American actress that has played out many mentally disturbed characters about television and in film. Her most noteworthy part was that of Nadin Hurley on Twin Peaks. She made an appearance on an bout of Baywatch in 1991. She performed a character called Melanie Sanders in the Steven Seagal film The Glimmer Guy. She was raised with her family members in Cincinnati, Ohio. She’s made an appearance in Wes Craven’s movies THE FOLKS Under the Stairways and Vampire in Brooklyn.

Quick Facts


Full Name Wendy Robie
Date Of Birth October 6, 1953
Place Of Birth Ohio
Profession Movie Actress
Nationality American
Children Samantha Robie
Movies The People Under the Stairs, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me, A Place for Annie, Devil in the Flesh, The Dentist 2, Lost Voyage, The Attic Expeditions, Were the World Mine, Twin Peaks: The Missing Pieces, Boy Crazy
TV Shows Twin Peaks
Star Sign Libra

  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
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#Fact
1Performs in theaters all over Chicago and Los Angeles. [January 2005]
2She was nominated for a 2003 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Supporting Role in a Play for "The Trojan Women" at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
3Is a pescatarian.
4Has a daughter, Samantha.
5Taught college English.
6Has a degree in English Literature.
7Was a competitive 100-mile endurance runner.


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Twin Peaks2017TV Series post-productionNadine Hurley
Twin Peaks: The Missing Pieces2014Nadine Hurley
Good People2008/IIShortMargaret
Were the World Mine2008Ms. Tebbit
Clowns2007Short
Courts mais GAY: Tome 122006Ms. Tebbit (segment "Songe d'une nuit très gay")
Fairies2003ShortMs. Tebbit
Lost Voyage2001TV MovieMary Burnett
The Attic Expeditions2001Dr. Thalama
Romeo and Juliet2000VideoPrince
The Magnificent Seven2000TV SeriesNun
Any Day Now2000TV SeriesTrish
Party of Five2000TV SeriesElaine
The Dentist 21998Bernice
C-16: FBI1998TV SeriesHarriet Davidson
Devil in the Flesh1998VideoJoyce Saunders
Zork: Nemesis1996Video GameInsane Patient
Dark Skies1996TV SeriesKate Balfour
The Glimmer Man1996Melanie Sardes
Sister, Sister1995TV SeriesMrs. Cathcart
Vampire in Brooklyn1995Zealot at Police Station
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine1995TV SeriesUlani Belor
A Place for Annie1994TV MovieDr. Horton
Viper1994TV SeriesNurse
Ultraman: The Ultimate Hero1994TV Series
Prophet of Evil: The Ervil LeBaron Story1993TV Movie
Quantum Leap1992TV SeriesMrs. Takins
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me1992Nadine Hurley (scenes deleted)
The People Under the Stairs1991Woman
Baywatch1991TV SeriesJune Reed
Twin Peaks1990-1991TV SeriesNadine Hurley

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Were the World Mine2008performer: "Be As Thou Wast Wont", "All Things Shall Be Peace"

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
House Mother with Wendy Robie2015Video documentary shortHerself
The Making of 'The People Under the Stairs'1991TV ShortHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
I Love the 1990s2001TV Series documentaryNadine Hurley
Entertainment Tonight1990TV SeriesNadine Hurley

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2008Audience AwardTampa International Gay and Lesbian Film FestivalBest ActressWere the World Mine (2008)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1991Chainsaw AwardFangoria Chainsaw AwardsBest ActressThe People Under the Stairs (1991)


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#Quote
1"David Lynch loves broken beauty. He loves to see something or somebody that's beautiful and then broken in some way, who still goes on."(about her character in Twin Peaks (1990))

#Trademark
1Known for playing mentally or emotionally disturbed women
2Red Hair

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