List of famous people named Wendy, along with photos. How many celebrities named Wendy can you think of? The famous Wendys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Wendy, athletes named Wendy, and even political figures named Wendy. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Wendy? Add them to the list.Famous people named Wendy come from so many different walk of life. Love her or hate her, the most known Wendy is Williams, whom seems to always be on a TV channel waxing poetic about something. Other famous Wendys are of course Peter Pan's crush, O. Williams, the Plasmatics punk singer and the great British actress Dame Wendy Hiller.