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Lisa Kudrow

1963-07-30 Encino, California, USA

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Lisa Valerie Kudrow (born July 30, 1963) is an American actress, comedian, writer, and producer. After making appearances in several 1980s television sitcoms, Kudrow came to international prominence in the 1990s for portraying Phoebe Buffay in the American sitcom Friends, which earned her Primetime Emmy and Screen Actors Guild awards. Kudrow also portrayed Phoebe's twin sister Ursula on both Friends and Mad About You. Kudrow has received several awards, including a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series from six nominations, two Screen Actors Guild Awards from 12 nominations, and a Golden Globe Award nomination. Her Friends character was widely popular while the series aired and was later recognized as one of the greatest female characters in American television. Kudrow starred in the cult comedy film Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (1997) and followed it with an acclaimed performance in the romantic comedy The Opposite of Sex (1998), which won her the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress and a nomination for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female. In 2005, she went on to produce, write and star in the HBO comedy series The Comeback, which was revived nine years later for a second season. Kudrow was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for both seasons. In 2007, Kudrow received praise for her starring role in the film Kabluey and appeared in the box office hit film P.S. I Love You. She produced and starred in the Showtime program Web Therapy (2011–2015), which was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award. She is a producer on the TLC reality program Who Do You Think You Are, which has garnered her five Primetime Emmy Award nominations. Kudrow has also made several notable film appearances, including roles in Analyze This (1999), Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001), Bandslam (2008), Hotel for Dogs (2009), Easy A (2010), Neighbors (2014) and its sequel Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016), The Girl on the Train (2016), The Boss Baby (2017), Long Shot (2019) and Booksmart (2019). Description above from the Wikipedia article Lisa Kudrow, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Better Nate Than Ever Aunt Heidi 2022-03-15
Friends: The Reunion Self 2021-05-27
The Boss Baby: Family Business Janice Templeton (voice) 2021-07-01
Like a Boss Shay Whitmore 2020-01-09
Celebrity Escape Room Self 2020-05-21
Death to 2020 Jeanetta Grace Susan 2020-12-27
Booksmart Charmaine Antsler 2019-05-24
Friends 25th: The One with the Anniversary Phoebe Buffay 2019-09-23
Long Shot Katherine 2019-05-02
Lovesick Fool - Love in the Age of Like Ozma 2018-02-01
Julia Louis-Dreyfus: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize Self 2018-11-19
Table 19 Bina Kepp 2017-03-03
The Boss Baby Janice Templeton (voice) 2017-03-23
The Girl on the Train Martha 2016-10-05
Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising Dean Carol Gladstone 2016-05-04
Must See TV: An All Star Tribute to James Burrows Self 2016-02-21
El Americano: The Movie Lucille (voice) 2016-01-29
Taylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour - Live Self 2015-12-20
Neighbors Carol Gladstone 2014-05-08
Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot Herself 2013-01-15
Easy A Mrs. Griffith 2010-09-16
The Other Woman Carolyne Soule 2010-10-28
Paper Man Claire Dunn 2009-06-15
Bandslam Karen Burton 2009-08-06
Hotel for Dogs Lois Scudder 2009-01-16
Powder Blue Sally 2009-05-08
P.S. I Love You Denise 2007-11-15
Kabluey Leslie 2007-06-25
Happy Endings Mamie 2005-01-20
Wonderland Sharon Holmes 2003-10-23
Marci X Marci Feld 2003-08-22
Bark! Darla 2002-01-11
Analyze That Laura Sobel 2002-12-06
All Over the Guy Marie 2001-08-10
Dr. Dolittle 2 Ava (voice) 2001-06-22
Hanging Up Maddy Mozell 2000-02-16
Lucky Numbers Crystal 2000-10-27
Analyze This Laura MacNamara Sobel 1999-03-05
The Opposite of Sex Lucia DeLury 1998-05-22
Hacks Reading Woman 1997-09-19
Romy and Michele's High School Reunion Michele Weinberger 1997-04-25
Clockwatchers Paula 1997-06-12
Mother Linda 1996-12-25
The Crazysitter Adrian Wexler-Jones 1994-12-31
In the Heat of Passion II: Unfaithful Denise 1994-01-01
Dance with Death Millie 1992-01-01
In the Heat of Passion Esther 1992-01-24
The Unborn Louisa Krelm 1991-03-29
To the Moon, Alice Friend of Perky Girl 1991-10-02
The Parenting