Actor Artist Film actor Television actor Voice actor

Wendy Schaal

Quick Facts

IntroAmerican actress
Is Artist
Voice actor
Film actor
Television actor
From United States of America
Type Arts
Film, TV, Stage, Radio
Birth 2 July 1954, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Age66 years
Star signCancer
Father: Richard Schaal


Wendy Joy Schaal (born July 2, 1954) is an American actress best known for her work in Joe Dante films such as Innerspace, The ‘Burbs, and Small Soldiers. Since 2005, she has primarily worked in cartoon voice acting, most notably voicing Francine Smith in the animated comedy television series American Dad!

Personal life

Schaal was born in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of Lois (née Treacy) and actor Richard Schaal (1928–2014). She is the former stepdaughter of actress Valerie Harper.

Schaal was married to Stephen M. Schwartz on September 4, 1977, but divorced in October 1987. They have two sons, Adam and Victor Schwartz.