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Short Info

Date Of BirthJanuary 12, 1965
SpouseGeorge Stephanopoulos
FactCo-hosted a short-lived daily talk show with Jack Ford. The show was called Living It Up! With Ali and Jack (2003). [September 2003]

Alexandra Wentworth is an American actress, comedian, and writer. She was born on January 12, 1965, in New York City, New York, to parents Mina (née Bulkin) and Jerry Wentworth. She has two older sisters, Jane and Elizabeth. Wentworth was educated at the Spence School and graduated from Brown University in 1987 with a degree in English Literature.

Wentworth began her career as a writer and stand-up comedian. She has appeared on numerous television shows, including Seinfeld, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and The Oprah Winfrey Show. She has also had roles in films such as Jerry Maguire and Office Space. In 2001, Wentworth wrote, produced, and starred in her own sitcom, In-Laws, which aired for two seasons on NBC.

Wentworth has been married twice. Her first husband was actor Dweezil Zappa, with whom she has two daughters: Zoe (born 2000) and Charlotte (born 2003). Wentworth and Zappa divorced in 2007. Wentworth married writer-director-producer Harry Kargman in 2008. The couple have two children: Olivia (born 2009) and Jasper (born 2011).

Wentworth has a net worth of $5 million. She earns a salary of $50 thousand per episode of her sitcom. In addition to her acting and writing career, Wentworth has also worked as a real estate agent and interior designer.

Wentworth is 5’7″ tall and has blonde hair and blue eyes.

General Info

Full NameAlexandra Wentworth
Date Of BirthJanuary 12, 1965
ProfessionScreenwriter, Television producer, Comedian, Author, Actor
EducationBard College, Dana Hall School


SpouseGeorge Stephanopoulos
ChildrenElliott Anastasia Stephanopoulos, Harper Andrea Stephanopoulos
ParentsMabel Brandon Cabot, Eric Wentworth
SiblingsSissy Yates


MoviesBreathe In, It's Complicated, Meeting Daddy, American Virgin, Office Space, The Love Bug, Trial and Error, Jerry Maguire
TV ShowsHead Case, In Living Color, Living It Up! with Ali & Jack

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1Co-hosted a short-lived daily talk show with Jack Ford. The show was called Living It Up! With Ali and Jack (2003). [September 2003]
2Writes a column in the women's magazine 'Marie Claire'.
3Friend of Jane Kaczmarek and Lee Woodruff.
4Second daughter, Harper Andrea was born at 2:42 a.m. weighing 6lbs. 9oz and 19 inches. [June 2005]
5Met husband George Stephanopoulos on a blind date.
6Wentworth and Stephanopolous were married at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in NYC. His father presided over the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony that united them.
7Her father-in-law is the Very Reverend Robert Stephanopolous, who is the Dean at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in NYC, the home parish of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America.
8Welcomed her first child, daughter, Elliott Anastasia on September 9, 2002. She weighed 6lbs, 9oz.
9Appeared on ABC's Good Morning America (1975) (GMA) to announce her engagement to GMA Political Correspondent George Stephanopoulos. [July 2001]
10Her mother, Mabel Cabot Wentworth, was First Lady Nancy Reagan's social secretary in the White House. Her father, Eric Wentworth, was a reporter for the Washington Post.
11Educated at the Dana Hall School for Girls, Bard College, New York University, Columbia University




Nightcap2016TV Series filmingStaci
The Good Wife2016TV SeriesCrystal Dosek
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2015TV SeriesLady in Park
The Jim Gaffigan Show2015TV SeriesAli Wentworth
The Michael J. Fox Show2014TV SeriesTrista
Blue Bloods2013TV SeriesNaomi
Cougar Town2013TV SeriesJessica
Breathe In2013Wendy Sebeck (as Ali Wentworth)
It's Complicated2009Diane
Head Case2007-2009TV SeriesDr. Elizabeth Goode
Call Me Claus2001TV MovieP.A.
In Living Color1992-2001TV SeriesVarious
Meeting Daddy2000Melanie Branson
American Virgin1999Mitzi
Felicity1999TV SeriesAbby
Life Among the Cannibals1999Suicidal Singer
Office Space1999Anne
The Love Bug1997TV MovieAlex Davis
The Real Blonde1997Raina
Trial and Error1997Tiffany
Big Packages1996Susan
Jerry Maguire1996Bobbi Fallon
Seinfeld1995TV SeriesSheila
Hardball1994TV SeriesLee Emory


Nightcap2016TV Series 2 episodes filming
Head CaseTV Series written by - 28 episodes, 2007 - 2009 creator - 13 episodes, 2007 - 2009
In Living Color1992TV Series special material - 1 episode


Nightcap2016TV Series executive producer - 10 episodes filming
Head Case2007-2009TV Series executive producer - 28 episodes


Match Game2016TV SeriesHerself - Celebrity Panelist
Rachael Ray2013-2016TV SeriesHerself
The Wendy Williams Show2012-2016TV SeriesHerself - Panelist / Herself / Herself - Guest / ...
Oprah: Where Are They Now?2016TV SeriesHerself
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee: Single Shot2015TV SeriesHerself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore2015TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
The Talk2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Live with Kelly and Michael2015TV SeriesHerself - Author, Happily Ali After
The Chew2011-2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Good Morning America2012-2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself - Guest Lifestyle Anchor / Herself
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee2014TV SeriesHerself
Beat Bobby Flay2014TV SeriesHerself - Judge / Mentor
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1994-2014TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
The Jeff Probst Show2013TV SeriesHerself
Piers Morgan Tonight2012TV SeriesHerself
Book Case TV2012TV SeriesHerself
Reliable Sources2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Watch What Happens: Live2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Real Time with Bill Maher2012TV SeriesHerself
Charlie Rose2011-2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Daily Shot with Ali Wentworth2012TV SeriesHerself - Host
The Marriage Ref2011TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
The Nate Berkus Show2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Oprah Winfrey Show2007-2011TV SeriesHerself
The View2007-2010TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest Co-Host / Herself - Guest Host / ...
Be Good Johnny Weir2010TV SeriesHerself
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire2009TV SeriesHerself - Guest Expert
Entertainment Tonight2009TV SeriesHerself
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet2009TV SeriesHerself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2007-2008TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself
A Really Intimate Portrait... of a Complete Unknown2006ShortHerself
Retrosexual: The 80's2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHerself (as Ali Wentworth)
101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments2004TV MovieHerself - Commentator
Who's Your Momma?2004TV MovieHerself
Living It Up! With Ali and Jack2003TV SeriesHerself
Hollywood Squares2003TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
Politically Incorrect1997-2002TV SeriesHerself
Weakest Link2001TV SeriesHerself
The Test2001TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
The Daily Show1997TV SeriesHerself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1994TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

The Insider2016TV SeriesHerself
Extra2015TV SeriesHerself


Won Awards

2009NBR AwardNational Board of Review, USABest Acting by an EnsembleIt's Complicated (2009)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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