Wendy Liebman (born February 27, 1961 in Manhasset, New York) is an American stand-up comedian.
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Liebman grew up in Roslyn, New York.
In 1983, Wellesley College granted Liebman a bachelor's degree in psychology. Shortly after graduating from college, Liebman performed psychology research at Harvard Medical School.
In 1984, after taking a class at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education, Liebman began performing stand-up comedy in the Boston area.
In 1997, Liebman won the American Comedy Award for Female Stand-up Comedian of the Year.
Liebman has appeared on The Larry Sanders Show on HBO, The Tonight Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the Late Show with David Letterman, and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.
In January 2012, her Showtime special, Wendy Liebman : Taller On TV debuted. In May 2012, it was posted on her website as a $5 DRM-free download.
Liebman is the daughter-in-law of the late Robert B. Sherman.
On April 12, 2003, Wendy married TV producer and writer Jeffrey Sherman, whose father and uncle (the Sherman Brothers) wrote film music for Walt Disney in the 1960s. Sherman has two sons from a previous marriage.
Liebman lives in the Studio City neighborhood of Los Angeles.
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