Lisa Edelstein

Actor
Brassy and beautiful actress Lisa Edelstein had been catching the eye of television audiences for the better part of the last two decades with brave and funny performances in a variety of network series ranging from ... Read more »
Born: 05/20/1966 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Filmography

Actor (60)

Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce 2014 - 2016 (TV Show)

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Castle 2013 (Tv Show)

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House of Lies 2013 (Tv Show)

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Scandal 2013 (Tv Show)

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Elementary 2012 (Tv Show)

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Ally McBeal 1992 - 1993, 1995 - 2001, 2004 - 2011 (Tv Show)

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Almost Perfect 1995 - 1997, 2004 - 2011 (Tv Show)

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Childrens Hospital 2011 (Tv Show)

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Cybill 1992 - 1993, 1995 - 1999, 2004 - 2011 (Tv Show)

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Good Advice 1992 - 1993, 1995 - 1999, 2004 - 2011 (Tv Show)

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House 2004 - 2011 (Tv Show)

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Justice League Unlimited 1992 - 1993, 1995 - 1999, 2004 - 2011 (Tv Show)

Voice

L.A. Law 1992 - 1993, 1995 - 2001, 2004 - 2011 (Tv Show)

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Mad About You 1992 - 1993, 1995 - 1999, 2004 - 2011 (Tv Show)

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Ned and Stacey 1992 - 1993, 1995 - 1999, 2004 - 2011 (Tv Show)

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Partners 1992 - 1993, 1995 - 1999, 2004 - 2011 (Tv Show)

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Sports Night 1995 - 1999, 2004 - 2011 (Tv Show)

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The Good Wife 2011 (Tv Show)

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Wings 1992 - 1993, 1995 - 1999, 2004 - 2011 (Tv Show)

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The 2009 Creative Arts Emmy Awards 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

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Special Delivery 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

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Grilled 2007 (Movie)

Carolyn (Actor)

King of the Hill 2007 (Tv Show)

Voice

Say Uncle 2006 (Movie)

Sarah (Actor)

Fathers and Sons 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

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Judging Amy 2004 (Tv Show)

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Daddy Day Care 2003 (Movie)

Crispin's Mom (Actor)

Obsessed 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

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Presidio Med 2003 (Tv Show)

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The Practice 2003 (Tv Show)

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Watching Ellie 2003 (Tv Show)

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Without A Trace 2003 (Tv Show)

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Going to California 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

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Leap of Faith 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

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Dean Koontz's Black River 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

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Felicity 2001 (Tv Show)

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Grosse Pointe 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

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30 Days 2000 (Movie)

Danielle (Actor)

Grapevine 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

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Keeping the Faith 2000 (Movie)

Ali Decker (Actor)

The West Wing 1999 - 2000 (Tv Show)

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What Women Want 2000 (Movie)

Dina (Actor)

Conrad Bloom 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

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L.A. Doctors 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

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Susan's Plan 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

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Frasier 1998 (Tv Show)

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Just Shoot Me 1998 (Tv Show)

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L.A. Without a Map 1998 (Movie)

Sandra (Actor)

As Good As It Gets 1997 (Movie)

Woman at Table (Actor)

ER 1997 (Tv Show)

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Relativity 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

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Love Affair 1994 (Movie)

Assistant at Studio (Actor)

Seinfeld 1993 (Tv Show)

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The Doors 1991 (Movie)

Makeup Artist (Actor)

Awake on the Wild Side 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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Touching 1987 (Movie)

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Blue-Eyed Butcher (TV Show)

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Indiscreet (TV Show)

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Mrs. Harris (TV Show)

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Biography

Brassy and beautiful actress Lisa Edelstein had been catching the eye of television audiences for the better part of the last two decades with brave and funny performances in a variety of network series ranging from "Seinfeld" (NBC, 1990-98) and "The West Wing" (NBC, 1999-2006), to what is arguably her most popular role to date - that of tough hospital administrator Dr. Lisa Cuddy on the Fox medical drama, "House M.D."(2004- ).

Relationships

Robert Russell

Husband
Married in Los Angeles.

EDUCATION

New York University

New York , New York

Milestones

2006

Starred in Peter Paige's feature directorial debut, "Say Uncle"

2004

Cast in the ensamble "Fathers and Sons," which revolves around the intertwined tales of three families who grow up on the same street

2004

Cast as Dr. Lisa Cuddy on FOX's surprise hit "House"

2003

Appeared in the comedy "Daddy Day Care" starring Eddie Murphy

2002

Was a regular on the NBC midseason replacement sitcom "Leap of Faith"

2001

Had a recurring role on "Felicity" (The WB)

2000

Appeared as a recurring character on "Ally McBeal" (Fox)

2000

Had supporting roles in the comedy features "Keeping the Faith" and "What Women Want"

1999

Had a featured recurring role on "The West Wing" (NBC)

1999

Featured in a recurring role on ABC's "Sports Night"

1996

Had a regular role on the ABC romantic drama "Relativity"

1995

Had a recurring role on the CBS sitcom "Almost Perfect"

1993

Acted in two episodes of the hit NBC sitcom "Seinfeld"

1992

Guested on "L.A. Law" and "Mad About You" (both NBC)

1991

Had early feature credit with a small role in "The Doors"

1990

Hosted the MTV morning show "Awake on the Wild Side"

1989

Wrote and starred in the AIDS-themed drama "Positive Me" at New York City's LaMaMa Theatre

While attending NYU, became something of a NYC "It" girl, popular in downtown clubs and profiled in The New York Times Magazine and Cosmopolitan

Bonus Trivia

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"When people tell me they think they might want to try acting I tell them not to. If there's any might, maybe's, or wishy-washiness, it's not worth it. There's too much pain involved."---Edelstein to Venice magazine, April 2005.

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Edelstein is a devoted vegetarian and practitioner of Ashtanga yoga

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