If you ever watched the sit-com “3rd Rock from the Sun”—the actress who played the alien family’s landlady—-has died.
She was known as Mrs. Dubcek—-but her real name was Elmarie Wendel—-and she had bit parts on a lot of tv shows and movies over the years.
Before that—she was a singer and actor—on Broadway.
Wendel’s daughter wrote a short note on her Instagram account—-calling her a great mom and a badass dame.
Wendel was 89.