Why Famous: Best known for her portrayal of the eccentric Phoebe Buffay on the sitcom Friends (1994-2004), which made her a household name and became one of the most popular television programs of all time.
In addition to her role on Friends she has starred in the HBO series The Comeback (2005, 2014) and her series Web Therapy (2011-2015). Her numerous film roles include Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (1997), The Opposite of Sex (1998), Analyze This (1999) and its sequel Analyze That (2002).
- 1995-05-27 "Friends" actress Lisa Kudrow (31) weds French advertising executive Michel Stern (37) in Malibu
- 1994-09-22 "Friends" TV sitcom created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman debuts on NBC, starring Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer
- 2002-09-22 54th Emmy Awards: The West Wing, Friends, Michael Chiklis and Allison Janney win
- 2004-05-06 TV sitcom "Friends" airs season finale in 10th and final season in US (52.5 million viewers)
- 2021-05-27 "Friends" reunion screens, 17 years after the TV sitcom series ended