She started as a comedian and started her acting career on Cheers!
She went on to her most recognizable role as Phoebe on Friends, and other shows such as Mad About You, Who Do You Think You are and Scandal. She also starred in movies such as Romy and Michelle’s High School Reunion, Hanging Up, Analyze This, P.S. I Love You, and The Other Woman.
Lisa Kudrow is married to a French advertising executive, Michel Stern and they have a 16 year old son.