Wanda Sykes

American comedian, writer, actress and voice artist

Wanda Sykes (born March 7, 1964) is an American Writer, Comedienne and Actress. She was born in Portsmouth, Virginia and raised in Washington, D.C. She starred in the sitcom Curb Your Enthusiasm on the HBO network. In November 2009 her late night talk show The Wanda Sykes Show premiered.

Wanda Sykes
Wanda Sykes 2010 GLAAD Media Awards.jpg
Sykes at the 2010 GLAAD Media Awards
BornMarch 7, 1964 (age 54)
Alma materHampton University
OccupationActress, Comedienne, Writer
Years active1987–present
Dave Hall
(m. 1991; div. 1998)

Alex Niedbalski (m. 2008)
WebsiteOfficial website

Personal lifeEdit

Sykes is lesbian.[1] She married her wife, Alex, in 2006.[2]


  1. "Wanda Sykes 'Shocked' Herself With Lesbian Speech". Contactmusic.com. 3 June 2011.
  2. "Wanda Sykes Becomes Mom of Twins!". PEOPLE.com.

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