Lisa Edelstein Biography

Birthday: 1966-05-21
Place of Birth: Boston, Massachusetts
Height: 5' 4" (1.63 m)
Wiki Biography: Lisa Edelstein began her professional acting career while studying theater at N.Y.U.'s Tisch School of the Arts. After performing in a wide range of productions off and on Broadway, authored and performed the AIDS-related musical "Positive Me" at Ellen Stuart's La Mama, in Manhattan. It was one one of the earliest AIDS-related theater productions. Lisa gained her first television experience as a host of the cable series "Awake on the Wild Side" (1990). In the last several years, she has fearlessly taken on a wide variety of roles for television. She played a call-girl girlfriend on "The West Wing" (1999), David Conrad's sister on "Relativity" (1996), the transsexual boyfriend of James LeGros on "Ally McBeal" (1997) and an Orthodox Jewish woman on "Family Law" (1999). She also played James Spader's love interest on "The Practice" (1997), and has had numerous other TV roles and guest appearances. Her latest and current role is that of hospital administrator Dr. Lisa Cuddy, in the hit medical drama "House M.D." (2004).

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Filmography

TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Relativity 1996 Drama
Daddy Daycare Crispin's Mom 2003 Comedy
House M.D. Dr. Lisa Cuddy 2004 -
Meateater Dr. Lisa Cuddy 2011 Horror
Good, Better...Best Crispin's Mom 2011
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
L.A. Without a Map 1999 Comedy, Drama, Romance
What Women Want Dina 2000 Biography, 0
Keeping the Faith Ali Decker 2000 Comedy, Drama, Romance
30 Days Danielle 2000 Comedy, Romance
Daddy Day Care Crispin's Mom 2003 Comedy, Family
A Date with Darkness: The Trial and Capture of Andrew Luster 2003 Drama
Say Uncle Sarah 2006
She Loves Me Not Amy 2013 Comedy, Drama, Romance