Wendy Mateo is a Chicago-based comedian, actor, writer, and producer. Wendy can been seen throughout the city's stages including The Lookingglass Theatre (Big Lake Big City, Beyond Caring) and The Steppenwolf 1700 Theatre (Tumbao: A Radionovela). Wendy's roots are in improv and she loves to create new work through ensemble and collaboration. She has performed in the city's comedy theaters including The Playground Theater, Second City, and iO Chicago among many others.
Wendy performs sketch comedy on stage and on-screen, most notably, as part of the duo Dominizuelan. The duo can be seen in their own webseries, Dominizuelan Consulate co-created with Fred Armisen and Mas Mejor (A Lorne Michaels company). Dominizuelan has been featured in publications and news shows such as Chicago Tribune, Latina Magazine, NPR and FOX News Chicago. Wendy has the most fun when she gets to be on your TV in shows like NBC's Chicago PD, Netflix's Easy, and Showtime's Shameless.