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Wendell Reid Corey, American actor. Member of the Santa Monica City Council.; Member Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (president), Legion of Honor, Order DeMolay, Academy television Arts and Sciences (national trustee, board directors), Screen Actors Guild (directory).

Background

Corey, Wendell Reid was born on March 20, 1914 in Dracut, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Milton Rothwell and Julia Ried (MacKenney) Corey.

Education

Actor Broadway plays, including Dream Girl, 1946, Voice of the Turtle (London company with Margaret Sullavan), 1947, (National company) Caine Mutiny Court Martial, 1954-1955, Jolly’s Progress, 1959. Numerous motion pictures, latest being The Wild North, The Accused, No Sad Songs, Big Knife, The Rack, Loving You, Alias Jesse James. Star television shows, also television series Harbor Command.

Peck’s Bad Girl, Westinghouse Playhouse, Eleventh Hour series. President of the Los Angeles Home Entertainment Corporation.

Career

Actor Broadway plays, including Dream Girl, 1946, Voice of the Turtle (London company with Margaret Sullavan), 1947, (National.

Membership

Member of the Santa Monica City Council. Member Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (president), Legion of Honor, Order DeMolay, Academy television Arts and Sciences (national trustee, board directors), Screen Actors Guild (directory).

Connections

Married Alice Nevin Wiley, November 19, 1939. Children: Lucy Robin, Jonathan Wendell, Jennifer Julia, Bonnie Alice Elsie.

father:
Milton Rothwell Corey

mother:
Julia Ried (MacKenney) Corey

spouse:
Alice Nevin Wiley

children:
Jonathan Wendell Corey

Bonnie Alice Elsie Corey

Jennifer Julia Corey

Lucy Robin Corey