Lisa Kudrow Biography
Born on July 30, 1963, ‘Lisa Kudrow’ is an American actress, writer, comedian and producer. Lisa became worldwide popular from the television sitcom Friends as Phoebe Buffay. She played role of twins sister of Ursula who born one minute ahead of Phoebe in the sitcom. For her outstanding performances, she received various awards including Emmy Award and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. She was raised in middle class Jewish family where she belongs to Belarus as her ancestors were emigrated from Belarus. Lisa belongs to American nationality. Regarding her educational background, she studied at Portola Middle School and completed graduation from Taft High School located in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles. Later Kudrow received BSc degree in Biology from Vassar College.
Lisa started her acting career from the comedic role as a member of The Groundings. Later she joined with Conan O’Brien and director Tim Hillman for their short lived troupe ‘Unexpected Company’. Considering her good acting skills, she was casted in an episode of the NBC sitcom ‘Cheers’. Lisa played a recurring role as Kathy Fleisher in the three episodes in Bob Newhart sitcom ‘Bob’. Before making appearance to her popular sitcom ‘Friends’, she was casted in two produced network pilots: NBC’s Just Temporary in 1989 and CBS’ Close Encounters in 1990. Kudrow won the 1998 Emmy Award in Outstanding Supporting Actress in a comedy series for her starring role on NBC’s ‘Friends’. Kudrow along with her co-stars Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox became the highest paid TV actresses of all time according to the Guinness Book of World Record(2005). It is revealed that they were earning $1 million for each episode for the ninth and tenth seasons of Friends. Her other notable comedic roles include Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion, Hanging Up, Analyze This, Marci X. Lisa showed her versatility with showing her acting skills in the dramatic movies as well which include the biographical Wonderland. She was casted in dramatic role in the movies ‘The Opposite of Sex’ and ‘Happy Endings’. She also worked as a vocal artist on episodes of animated television series ‘Hercules: The Animated Series’ and on ‘The Simpsons’. She gave her voice for the live action movie Dr. Dolittle 2 for the female grizzly bear Ava. Later, she made appearance along with her niece in a television commercial for Nintendo’s Personal Trainer: Cooking and Professor Layton and the Curious Village. On October 3, 2013 she landed with a recurring role as Congresswoman Josephine Marcus in ABC drama Scandal.
Talking about her personal life, her marital status is married. She got married to French advertising executive Michel Stern. Their marriage ceremony took place in 27th May 1995. The lovely couple welcomed their first child Julian Murray on 7th May 1988. She has successfully retained her marriage for 18 year and till date there is no news about their future divorce. Being loyal to her husband, she has never fallen into any controversies about her external link ups with another guy.
The gorgeous actress is blessed with an attractive body. She has slim figure and seductive body measurements size. Even at her age bar of 50, she has maintained her body really well. She stands with the height of 5 feet 8 inches and doesn’t look over weight either. Lisa has admitted that she has undergone plastic surgery and has done surgery of nose when she was 16 years of age. Her exotic body looks even hot and mesmerizing in the bikini where she exposed her hot legs and feet. The hot pictures of Lisa wearing bikini is widely available in various internet sites.
As in 2014, she has total net worth collection of $60 million. For her remarkable performance, she has been nominated for numerous prestigious awards. She has received nominations for prestigious Emmy for nine times and Screen Actors Guild Awards for 12 nominations. More detailed information about her can be obtained from her personal and other official websites. Her brief bio is also available on Wiki. Her fans and admirers can follow her on twitter as she frequently interacts with her fans through her twitter account @LisaKudrow.