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Lisa Edelstein

Dr Lisa Cuddy in House M.D.

Photos Lisa Edelstein Birth name: Lisa Edelstein
Birth date: 1966/05/21 (57 years old)
Birth place : Boston

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Biography for Lisa Edelstein

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 "À la maison blanche" (1999), David Conrad's sister on "Relativity" (1996), the transsexual boyfriend of James LeGros on "Ally McBeal" (1997) and an Orthodox Jewish woman on "Associées pour la loi" (1999). She also played James Spader's love interest on "The practice: Bobby Donnell & associés" (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 "Dr House" (2004).

She spent her childhood in Wayne, New Jersey and made her college at Wayne Valley High School until 1984 when she graduated. Helping studies and a natural bushy, she goes to New York this year to study at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University to study dramatic art. She then skims the trendy New York boxes and quickly acquired a reputation as a "queen of the night".

Lisa Edelstein is an American actress known for her role as Dr. Lisa Cuddy in the successful television series "Dr House". She was born on May 21, 1966 in Boston, Massachusetts, and grew up in New Jersey.

Edelstein began her career as an actress in Broadway, where she played in productions such as "The Grinch Who Stole Christmas" and "The Sisters Rosensweig". She also appeared in television series such as "Friends" and "Ally McBeal", as well as in films such as "What Women Want" and "As Good As It Gets".

In 2004, Edelstein obtained its most famous role by playing Dr. Lisa Cuddy in "Dr House". She played in the series for seven seasons, until her character left the series in 2011. Since then, Edelstein has continued to work in the world of entertainment, appearing in television series such as "The Good Wife" and "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce".

Apart from her acting career, Edelstein is also an active activist for animal rights and supports many charitable organizations. She is also a convinced vegan and committed to the rights of vegans. Edelstein is married to actor Robert Russell, with whom she has a daughter.


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