Wendy Lee Walsh, Ph.D.[3] (born April 30, 1962)[4] is an entertainer, journalist, unlicensed Canadian American psychotherapist, author, actress, and television commentator.

Walsh's family is from Prince Edward Island,[5] however she grew up in various places throughout Canada as a result of her father's service in the Royal Canadian Navy. Walsh moved to Los Angeles shortly after graduating from Ryerson University in Toronto. She holds dual Canadian and American citizenship.




Walsh began her television career in the early 1990s in Los Angeles as a news reporter for the city's UPN affiliate. Walsh also served as a west coast correspondent for the Weekend Today show.

In 1995 and 1996, Walsh was a correspondent and occasional anchor on the entertainment television news program Extra, appearing on over 200 episodes. She also co-hosted How'd They Do That? on The Learning Channel (now TLC).[6][7] Walsh has also appeared on several reality television shows and pilots in the 1990s and 2000s on various cable networks.


Books and publications

Walsh is the author of The 30-Day Love Detox: Cleanse Yourself of Bad Boys, Cheaters, and Men Who Won't Commit -- And Find A Real Relationship which was published in 2013.

She is also the author of two books on relationships published by Three Rivers Press of New York City. Her first book, published in 2001, is The Boyfriend Test: How to Evaluate His Potential Before You Lose Your Heart. This was followed in 2003 by The Girlfriend Test: A Quiz for Women Who Want to Be a Better Date and a Better Mate.

Walsh is a regular contributor to Momlogic.com where she has written over 200 posts on contemporary parenting issues.[8] Walsh also contributes a regular column to Pregnancy magazine.


1992Animal InstinctsInterviewer 
1995Live Shot Television series
1 episode
1995HeatNews Anchorwoman 
1996Cable Guy, TheThe Cable GuyReporter Outside Courtroom 
1996Fly Away HomeTV Anchor 
1997Leave It to BeaverWoman TV Reporter 
1997BaywatchSarah DeWindtTelevision series
1 episode
2004Day After Tomorrow, TheThe Day After TomorrowWeather Channel Newscaster #1 
2007Crossing JordanNews ReporterTelevision series
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2008Superhero MovieLive Reporter