WENDY PEARSON

 

Actor • Voice-over Artist • SAG-AFTRA
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Wendy is an award-winning actress whose credits include CBS' Hawaii Five-0, ABC's Lost, the ABC thriller The River, and Animal Planet's I'm Alive. She is the host and narrator of Holding Fast the Dream, featured in the Hawaii International Film Festival, and nominated for a Filmmaker's Choice Award in the San Diego Black Film Festival. Holding Fast the Dream aired several times on PBS and is now available on DVD. Her love for the works of August Wilson earned Wendy two Excellence in Theatre Awards: "Leading Female" for FENCES, and "Featured Female" for GEM OF THE OCEAN. Her commercial credits include Disney Vacations and United Healthcare.

Originally from Detroit, Wendy holds a bachelor's degree in Journalism from Michigan State University. Inspired by her experience in Japan as an undergraduate student, she went on to receive a master's degree in Asian Studies from the University of Hawaii with a fellowship from the East-West Center.

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