About Wendy Moniz 


What makes a series interesting or more watchable? Actually, there are many aspects that support a series to become hit. There are both thematic and technical aspects. If we look at the technical part, the cinematography, editing, background sound, quality, and many more aspects increase the eagerness in the audience to watch a series. Whereas, if we look at the thematic aspects, the thrilling, mystery, well written, and many other factors that affect a series to become interesting. According to research, people are very much to remember an incomplete task. And the nature of incompleteness grabs the attention of people. 

Moreover, the responsibility of making a series hit in the first place goes to the mother or father of the story i.e. the writer. A well-written story has the highest chance of getting the hit. And the proper direction can add realism to the story. Both of these activities focus on grabbing the attention of the audience. That’s what makes a series more interesting to watch. And it is also a challenge for the actors to portray the characters of a well-designed script. Their performance in such series can level up their actions.

Quick Infos
Full nameWendy Moniz
Date of BirthKansas City, Missouri, U.S.
Birth PlaceJanuary 19, 1969
Spouse(s)David Birsner
​(m. 1991; div. 1996)
Frank Grillo
​(m. 2000; sep. 2020)
Net WorthUS $1 - $5 million

Likewise, Wendy Moniz is a television actress who always grabs the attention of people from her appearance. Wendy is popular for her appearance in “Guiding Light” and “The Guardian.” She has been part of many big projects. Her performance in “Yellowstone” is remarkable. She has been part of the series since the first season in a significant role. The series is currently in the third season.


Early Life

The birthplace of Wendy Moniz is Kansas City, Missouri, the USA on January 19, 1969. Wendy is very much concerned about her private life. She has been able to keep her pre-stardom days to herself. Wendy seems to be very protective of her past which is also the reason for not getting a lot of her untold past.

Wendy Moniz


Wendy has been a student at Siena College in 1991. The college lies in Loudonville, New York. She has done majors in Theatre and English.



Wendy Moniz started her television acting career from “Guiding Light” in 1995. She portrayed the role of Dinah Marler. Wendy appeared regularly until 1999. Her performance received two nominations for Soap Opera Digest Awards. She came in guest appearances in 200 and 2002.


Likewise, she was also part of a drama pilot titling “Partners” in 1999. Then, she succeeded to get a lead role in “Tuesdays with Morrie” in the same year. It was an adaptation of Albom’s book of the same title. The critics had highly acclaimed her performance. She also played a character in the comedy series Battery Park. She shared the screen with Elizabeth Perkins. 


Wendy also gets the opportunity to play the role of Rachel McCabe in “Nash Bridges.” It was the sixth and final season. She then appeared in “The Guardian.” She shared the screen with Simon Baker from 2001 to 2004. Wendy became part of the legal drama “Law & Order” in 2005.  She played the recurring role of Stacey Walker in “Big Shots” in 2007. Wendy also played in Damages from 2009 to 2010. She became part of police drama “Blue Bloods” in 2010 and daytime soap opera “One Life to Live” in 2011. Wendy was also part of the series “666 Park Avenues” in 2012. 

Wendy Moniz

Moreover, she got a role in “Betrayal” in March 2013.  Patty Jenkins has directed the series. She shared the screen with James Cromwell, Hannah Ware, and Stuart Townsend. The series got inspiration from “Overspel.” It was a Dutch drama series. She succeeded to get a lead role in the independent drama film “The Grief of Others.” Patrick Wang had directed the series. 


Likewise, she has been part of the Netflix series like “House of Cards” and “Daredevils.” Wendy was also part of “Pure Genius” from 2016-2017 and “Wheelman” in 2017. She was also part of the DirectTV drama “Kingdom” in 2016. Wendy shared the screen with her former husband Frank Grillo. She has been part of the Paramount Drama Series “Yellowstone” since 2018. The drama is currently in its third season and is gaining popularity.


Relationship/Personal Life 

Wendy Moniz married David Brisner in 1991. Unfortunately, the couple divorced in 1996. After four years, Wendy started a new life with her “Guiding Light” co-star Frank Grill in October 2000. They have two sons. Unfortunately, the couple separated in February 2020.


Social Media

Wendy Moniz is all set to become popular in the social media platforms. She goes with the name of “wendy_moniz_grillo” with 6.7K followers on Instagram, and “wendy Moniz” with 4K followers on Twitter. 

Wendy Moniz

Net Worth

Wendy Moniz has been successful to keep her personal life including property to herself. She has been part of the industry for more than twenty years. She had done about 20 series and has been part of more than 50 commercials. But according to the evaluation of her projects, Wendy Moniz seems to have an approximate net worth of between $1-$5 million. 


Nutshell Bio

Wend’s current age is 51 years. The nationality of Wendy is American and ethnicity is Portuguese and Irish. She has an attractive height of 5 feet 6 inches with a complimentary weight of 54 kg. She has dark brown hair and brown eye colour.