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Her portrayal of ‘Phoebe Buffay’ has become one of the most recognized characters all around the world and won her many awards. Comedian, Writer, Producer, and American Actress Lisa Kudrow are best known for her role in the television sitcom ‘Friends’.
A student with a good academic score at school, Kudrow seemed destined for a career in research but she ventured into acting while working as a medical researcher. She landed several television roles which increased her popularity and she is known as one of the few smart, talented, and passionate actresses in Hollywood.
Following the success of ‘Friends’, it did not take her long to establish herself in the industry and she started appearing in movies as well.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on the 30th of July 1963, Lisa Kudrow will turn 59 years old. The actress has maintained a brilliant body figure even at this age and her body figure measurements are 36-25-35. Her height measures 5 feet 8 inches and her weight is 62 kg approximately. Known for her gorgeous looks Lisa has blue-colored eyes and the color of her hair is naturally blonde.
One of the popular actresses in the most popular series all over the globe, Lisa Kudrow has earned quite a lot of money through it. Apart from acting, she has also tried her hand in writing and production but the major source of Lisa Kudrow’s wealth is her acting ventures. The total net worth estimated for this popular actress is $90 million US dollars as of now.
Education / Family
Born and raised in Encino, Los Angeles, California, United States, Lisa Kudrow is the daughter of Lee N. Kudrow and Nedra S. Stern grew up with two brothers and a sister. She studied at Taft High School and later attended Vassar College from where she graduated with a degree in biology.
|Birth Place||Encino, Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Date Of Birth||July 30, 1963|
|Height||In centimetres – 173 cm
In feet and inches – 5′ 8″
|Weight||In kilograms – 62 Kg
In pounds – 134 lbs
|Profession||Comedian, Writer, Producer, and Actress|
|School||Taft High School|
|Home Town||Encino, Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Debut||TV Show – Cheers as Emily in 1989,
Short Film – To the Moon, Alice in 1991,
Film – Overdrawn at the Memory Bank in 1983
|Fathers Name||Lee N. Kudrow (Headache specialist and physician)|
|Mothers Name||Nedra S. Stern (Travel Agent)
|Brothers||David B. Kudrow,
|Sister||Helene Marla (Older Sister)|
Career / Fashion And Style
Lisa Kudrow joined her father in his work after completing her education but comedian Jon Lovitz encouraged her to try acting. She joined the famous Los Angeles improv comedy group, ‘The Groundlings’, and eventually got an opportunity to perform with other improv groups as well.
In three episodes of the popular sitcom ‘Bob’, she appeared as ‘Kathy Fleisher’. When she was cast as ‘Phoebe’ in ‘Friends’, Lisa received her big breakthrough in 1994. Her role in ‘Friends’ made her a household name in the United States. She acted in multiple movies during the late-1990s and her popularity as a television star also continued to rise.
She was cast as ‘Denise’ in the 2007 drama film ‘P.S. I Love You’. ‘Web Therapy,’ an improvisational web series was launched by her in 2008. The series ran till 2014 and Lisa served as the co-creator, writer, and executive producer of the series.
Recently she played supporting roles in movies, such as ‘Long Shot’ and ‘Booksmart’, and voiced ‘Judy Elk’ in the animated comedy TV series ‘Human Discoveries’ in 2019.
Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband and More
She has been married to Michel Stern for a long time since 1995 and the couple has a son whose name is Julian Murray.
Conan O’Brien (1988–1993),
Michel Stern (1993–Present)
|Husband||Michel Stern (1995–Present)|
|Children||Daughter – None,
Son – Julian Murray (born on March 7, 1998)
Here we provide you the list of Lisa Kudrow’s favorite things.
|Favorite Actors||Tom Cruise|
|Favorite Actress||Jennifer Aniston|
|Favorite Holiday Destinations||Paris|
|Favorite Food||Italian Cuisine|
|Favorite Things To Do||Reading, Theatre Play & Artwork|
Some Interesting Facts About Lisa Kudrow
- The journalist who was killed in Pakistan, Daniel Pearl, and Lisa went to the same grade school.
- The American actor, Jon Lovitz was the most influential person for Kudrow as he convinced her to leave her job and start an acting career.
- Lisa Kudrow admires Diane Keaton a lot.
- Lisa recorded all of the scenes for the 2003 movie Wonderland in just three days.
- In the Holocaust, Lisa’s grandmother died during World War II.
- Lisa underwent rhinoplasty in 1979, to have the size of her nose reduced.
- In the TV series Friends (1994-2004), Lisa was the oldest as compared to all the 6 main actors.
- She used to work as a medical researcher before venturing into acting.
- Lisa wanted to become a headache specialist just like her father and was doing research on headaches.
- The People magazine listed her among the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World, in the past.