Lisa Kudrow (born July 30, 1963) is an American Actress, Comedian, Writer, and Producer from Encino, Los Angeles, California. She started her career by appearing for guest roles in various movies and TV shows like Cheers, America 3000, Newhart, etc.
Furthermore, the 55-year-old actor initially gained success with her recurring role of Ursula in the TV series “Mad About You“. She acted in the show from 1993 to 1999. Meanwhile, Lisa also starred in the super hit series “Friends“.
In fact, she also earned worldwide recognition for portraying Phoebe Buffay. In 1998, she played Lucia DeLury in the film “The Opposite of Sex“. Moreover, the actress also won the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role.
As a producer and writer, Kudrow made debut with her show called “The Comeback” in 2005. She also received 2 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in Comedy Series nominations for both seasons of the show.
Some of her most loved projects are Web Therapy, P.S. I Love You, Kabluey, The Girl on the Train, Neighbors, etc. Recently, she featured on the WTF podcast where she spoke about her battle with body image.
Kudrow told that she considered herself as a “mountain” next to Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox (her former costars). The actress literally became candid in the show and talked her heart out.
She also confessed that she tried to maintain her weight but that made her sick. Lisa always had a cold and sinus infection all the time. However, the producer later found peace with her figure.
Before Fame, Profile & Parents
The actress was born on the 30th of July 1963 in Encino, Los Angeles, California, United States. Therefore, Lisa Kudrow’s age is 55 years old, as of 2018. Her father “Lee N. Kudrow” is a physician who specialized in the treatment of headaches.
Lisa’s mother Nedra S. (née Stern) is a travel agent. Furthermore, the actress has three siblings i.e. an older sister Helene Marla Kudrow and two brothers named David B. and Derrick Kudrow.
Moreover, David is a Santa Monica neurologist. Lisa belongs to Jewish-American ethnicity as her ancestors immigrated from Belarus, Germany, Hungary, and Poland. As of education, she attended Portola Middle School and Taft High School.
Later, the star graduated from Vassar College and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology. Lisa started her career by working on her dad’s staff for eight years. Meanwhile, she also began her acting career.
Then, Kudrow earned a research credit on the comparative likelihood of left-handed individuals developing cluster headaches.
Wedding, Spouse & Children
The 55-year-old actress is a happily married woman. She started dating her then-boyfriend, Michel Stern in 1993. He is a French advertising executive. Moreover, the actress tied the knot with her husband on May 27, 1995.
Their wedding ceremony was a private affair and only a few close friends and family members were invited. Later, the couple welcomed their son named Julian Murray Stern on May 07, 1998.
Earlier, Lisa was in a relationship with her ex-partner Conan O’Brien. He is an American television host, comedian, writer, and producer who gained fame for hosting several late-night talk shows.
According to a source, they began their affair in 1988. However, in 1993, Lisa and Conan separated due to some personal problems. In addition, she also had romantic links with her ex-beau named Victor Wilson before 1988.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Lisa Kudrow.|
|Profession||Actress, Comedian, Writer, and Producer.|
|Famous for||1. her recurring role of Ursula in the TV series "Mad About You".
2. portraying Phoebe Buffay on the television sitcom Friends.
|Age (As of 2019)||55 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||July 30, 1963.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Encino, Los Angeles, California, United States.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Awards||1. won two Screen Actors Guild Awards for her show Friends.
2. Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.
3. won the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress for the movie The Opposite of Sex (1998).
4. two Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for the TV series "The Comeback" and many more.
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Leo.|
|House In||Los Angeles, California, United States.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lisakudrow/
|Debut||Film: Overdrawn at the Memory Bank as Extra in 1983.
TV Show: Cheers as Emily in Episode: "Two Girls for Every Boyd" in 1989.
Short Movie: To the Moon, Alice as Friend of Perky Girl in 1991.
|Best Project List||1. Mad About You.
3. Romy and Michele's High.
4. School Reunion.
5. The Opposite of Sex.
6. The Comeback.
7. Web Therapy.
8. P.S. I Love You.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 173 cm.
Meters: 1.73 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 62 Kg.
Pounds: 134 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||36-25-35.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||9.|
|Parents||Father: Lee N. Kudrow.
Mother: Nedra S.
|Siblings||Brother: 1. David B. Kudrow.
Sister: Helene Marla Kudrow.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Marital Status||Married since May 27, 1995.|
|Dating History?||Love Affair with her boyfriends Conan O'Brien and Victor Wilson.|
|Husband/Spouse Name||Michel Stern.|
|Son||Julian Murray Stern.|
|Highest Qualification||Graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology.|
|School||Taft High School.|
|Alma Mater.||Vassar College.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Tom Cruise.
Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Reading, Theatre Play & Artwork.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$90 million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
|Mobile or Phone Number||--|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Lisa Kudrow
- Wikipedia: The actress is fluent in French and her skill was recorded into her character in the Friends episode “The One Where Joey Speaks French”.
- During an interview, Lisa stated that she does not like taking pictures with fans, but she is okay with autographs.
- Furthermore, at the age of 16, she underwent rhinoplasty to decrease the size of her nose.
- According to the Guinness Book of World Records (2005), Kudrow and her female co-stars of Friends became the highest paid TV actresses of all time.
- They earned $1 million per episode for the ninth and tenth seasons of Friends.
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- Figure Measurements: Lisa Kudrow height stands at 5 Feet 8 Inches (1.73 m tall). Her body weight is around 62 kilograms (134 pounds) approximately with beautiful and sexy figure.
- Moreover, her paternal great-grandmother named Mera Mordejovich was assassinated in Ilya during the Holocaust.
- Money Factor: Her estimated Net worth is valued at $90 million US Dollars, as of 2019.