Kudrow most recently starred in the independent feature Kabluey, which premiered at the 2007 Los Angeles Film Festival. Her additional film credits include starring roles in Don Roos' Happy Endings, which premiered at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival; Wonderland, with Val Kilmer; Analyze That, reprising her role from Analyze This; Hanging Up, opposite Meg Ryan and Diane Keaton, who also directed; Nora Ephron's Lucky Numbers, with John Travolta; the hit comedy Romy & Michele's High School Reunion, opposite Mira Sorvino; Clockwatchers, with Toni Collette and Parker Posey; and Albert Brooks' Mother.
On television, Kudrow starred on the smash hit NBC comedy series Friends, which, after ten seasons, ended its run while still topping the ratings. For her portrayal of Phoebe Buffay on the show, Kudrow earned numerous acting honors, including an Emmy Award and five additional Emmy nominations, a Golden Globe nomination, an American Comedy Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award.
In 2003, Kudrow formed the production company Is or Isn't Entertainment with writer/producer Dan Bucatinsky. Since its inception, the company has produced a number of television pilots, in addition to the critically acclaimed HBO series The Comeback, starring Kudrow. The show garnered three Emmy Award nominations, including one for Kudrow for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.
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Lisa Kudrow Facts
|Birth Name||Lisa Marie Diane Kudrow|
|Birthday||July 30, 1963 (54)|
|Birthplace||Encino, California, USA|
|Height||5' 9½" (1m77) How tall is Lisa Kudrow compared to you?|
|Awards||2000 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Best Female Actor in a Comedy Series (for Friends)|
|Happy Endings (2005) as Miriam Toll|
|Analyze That (2002) as Laura Sobel|
|Hanging Up (2000) as Maddy Mozell|
|Lucky Numbers (2000) as Crystal|
|Analyze This (1999) as Laura Sobel|
|Romy and Michelle High School Reunion (1997) as Michelle|
|Friends (1994) as Phoebe Buffay (breakthrough)|