Lisa Kudrow Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

17th June 2015

Fact: Lisa Kudrow presented her former FRIENDS co-star Matthew Perry with a special honour from Phoenix House, a non-profit drug and alcohol rehabilitation organisation, on Monday night (15Jun15). The actor received the 2015 Phoenix Rising Award in recognition for his work with the charity and recovering addicts. Perry has been to a rehab facility several times over the years to tackle his previous problems with drug and alcohol abuse.

2nd March 2015

Fact: Actress Aisha Tyler had to sit out Monday's (02Mar15) episode of her U.S. daytime show The Talk after heavy snow on Sunday (01Mar15) forced airline bosses to cancel her Los Angeles-bound flight from America's East Coast. The Archer star managed to get a new flight on Monday morning, but then got stuck in traffic as she tried to rush from LAX Airport to The Talk's studio and ended up missing the taping. Her former Friends co-star Lisa Kudrow, who was the show's interviewee, sat in on the panel in Tyler's absence. Another actress, Alyssa Milano, also appeared as a guest co-presenter in place of Sara Gilbert, who gave birth to her first child with Linda Perry on Saturday (28Feb15).

14th February 2015

Quote: "The guild called and said, 'We're happy to tell you we had a vote, and it was unanimous: We would love to have you host'. I thought, 'Ok, this could be really cool'. I truly admire writers. Whenever I've worked on a sitcom... I've always had my eye on the writers: How does their process work? Where do they find inspiration?" Lisa Kudrow is thrilled to be the host of this year's (15) Writers Guild Awards on Saturday night (14Feb15).

14th May 2014

Quote: "I chose a college that didn't have fraternities or sororities... We had cocktail parties. If we went to a party and there was a keg (of beer) I left... I was like, 'Everyone's just gonna get really crazy and stupid and I don't want any part of it'." Actress Lisa Kudrow, who plays a college dean in hit frat comedy Neighbors, didn't have a wild time at college. The former Friends star went to Vassar.

19th December 2013

Quote: "I don't make any resolutions. I don't like disappointing myself." Actress Lisa Kudrow knows herself well enough not to make New Year's resolutions.

2nd September 2013

Quote: "My wish is that John Travolta would do it." Actress Lisa Kudrow would love to have the Grease star appear on her Tv comedy series Web Therapy.

31st July 2013

Tweet: "Thank you for all the happy birthday wishes. Out to dinner now." Friends star Lisa Kudrow marked her 50th birthday on Tuesday (30Jul13) by going out for dinner.

26th August 2012

Quote: "If you had a parking ticket today, your great-granddaughter might say, 'Well, I always thought she was in L.A., and now I have proof!' Lisa Kudrow insists tracking your family history in the future will be a lot easier than it is today. The actress is a producer of his U.S. genealogy show Who Do You Think You Are?

30th July 2012

Quote: "I was with my son and it was a song he was playing. I can't remember the specific song, but I know he had to put his hands on me to get me to stop. He was mortified, I'm not allowed to sing or dance." Friends star Lisa Kudrow's son Julian is embarrassed by his mother's dance moves.

19th July 2012

Quote: "He doesn't want siblings. Since he could talk he'd say, 'No, no, I don't want a sister or a brother.' Someone would get pregnant and he'd say, 'But you're not, right?' I feel bad. Only because he alone will have to deal with his parents when they're old." Friends star Lisa Kudrow's son Julian enjoys being an only child.

13th July 2012

Quote: "I feel bad. Only because he alone will have to deal with his parents when they're old... but hopefully he'll marry someone with a nice family too and he'll have a family. He wants to have a lot of kids." Lisa Kudrow has no plans to give her son Julian a sibling.

24th July 2011

Quote: "He's really good looking and his hair was always perfect... and he dressed impeccably and he cared a lot about those things, and he judged my shoes." Actress Lisa Kudrow thought her husband, Michel Stern, was gay when they first met.

28th June 2011

Quote: "I think in People magazine I said that I had once hoped I would be a virgin when I got married. And then (chat show host) Jay Leno made a joke in his monologue about me being a virgin, and the story got started." Lisa Kudrow explodes the myth she was still a virgin when she married at 31.

12th April 2011

Fact: Justin Bieber and Lisa Kudrow are among the stars nominated for this year's (11) Webby Awards. The teenage pop star has won a nod at the internet prizegiving, which honours the best of the web, for his recent comedy sketch on the Funny Or Die website, while Kudrow is feted for her internet show Web Therapy. The winners will be announced on 3 May (11).

7th February 2011

Quote: "It can be really difficult and what we do is we try to keep going anyway, so there are (famous) people who didn't make it into this season but they're on our list for a third season." Lisa Kudrow insists not everyone on her ancestry-hunting TV show WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? has a fascinating background.

7th February 2011

Quote: "I thought, 'I don't know what to do with it, and Julie Bowen does know what to do with it.' It all is as it should be. I love it. I loved the script, by the way; I thought it was hilarious." FRIENDS star Lisa Kudrow is a big fan of hit comedy MODERN FAMILY, even though she turned down a lead role on the show.

3rd November 2010

Fact: Meryl Streep has signed up to appear in former FRIENDS star's Lisa Kudrow's Internet comedy show. The Mamma Mia! actress will guest star in three episodes of the next season of Web Therapy, according to Deadline Hollywood. She'll reportedly play a counsellor.

19th April 2010

Quote: "Time marches on. You still want to look good, but there's a line between looking like yourself and like a character from a Batman movie." Actress Lisa Kudrow, 46, is afraid of anti-ageing treatments with dramatic results.

30th December 2009

Quote: "I like to look like I'm having a thought." Lisa Kudrow has no plans for face-freezing Botox.

30th December 2009

Quote: "If you really want to feel your age, hang around with Courteney (Cox). She looks so amazing." Lisa Kudrow heaps praise on her former Friends co-star's youthful looks.

14th August 2009

Quote: "The actor, Ryan Donowho, is not 17. I'm happy to say he's well over 21. That was like some consolation because I'm not into kissing teenagers." Actress Lisa Kudrow on having to smooch a young co-star in her new movie BANDSLAM.

31st July 2009

Quote: "You might think that I would have read these with my son, but I didn't. I read them for me and me alone. When we went on vacations, I would sit outside listening to the Harry Potter audio books. I'm really sad there won't be any more." Former FRIENDS star Lisa Kudrow doesn't share her HARRY POTTER obsession with her 11 year old son Julian.

18th April 2009

Quote: "We don't see each other that often. I see Lisa Kudrow from time to time... You would think we would run into each other more often, Hollywood's not that big a place." Actor Matthew Perry admits he has lost contact with his former FRIENDS co-stars.

16th February 2009

Quote: "Contrary to what you may have read, there is no Friends movie in the offing. Or maybe there is and I haven't been invited." Lisa Kudrow quashes rumours of a big-screen version of her hit TV show FRIENDS.

10th February 2009

Quote: "I don't see them much. I miss them because doing the show was fun for all six of us, and I laughed a lot. We're trying to get together soon - not on camera, just for dinner." Lisa Kudrow stays in touch with her FRIENDS co-stars.

28th January 2009

Fact: Actresses Sarah Jessica Parker and Susan Sarandon have signed up to to trace their family trees on the U.S. version of British TV show WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE?, produced by former FRIENDS star Lisa Kudrow.

26th January 2009

Quote: "I don't like crowds. I've always been that way... Whenever there's a crowd, I start to panic. I have that craziness about me." Former FRIENDS star Lisa Kudrow.

16th October 2008

Quote: "He was my first tabloid romance... but that's enough. George Clooney and you're done... I think his girlfriend broke up with him over it." Former FRIENDS star Lisa Kudrow on her past 'romance' with former TV set neighbour Clooney.

3rd February 2008

Fact: David Bowie is set to return to acting as part of the cast of new movie WILL. The rocker is in talks to join Lisa Kudrow and HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL star Vanessa Hudgens in the quirky romance about teenage misfits falling in love.

19th January 2008

Quote: "It would be horrible for me to be out in the dating pool because I'm not very flirty." Former FRIENDS star Lisa Kudrow has no regrets about marrying husband MICHAEL STERN before her acting career took off. The couple wed in 1995 and has one son.

15th November 2007

Fact: There was a FRIENDS reunion on the picket line of the Hollywood writers strike on Tuesday (13Nov07) when former co-stars Lisa Kudrow and Matthew Perry joined protestors in Los Angeles. Ben Stiller, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Desperate Housewives stars Nicollette Sheridan and Felicity Huffman were also among the celebrities on the picket line.

30th November 2006

Fact: Former FRIENDS star Lisa Kudrow is lending her voice to the GHOST OF CHRISTMAS PAST in an upcoming (17DEC06) festive episode of cult US cartoon series AMERICAN DAD.

29th August 2006

Fact: Courtney Love spent her 90 days in an Orange County, California rehabilitation facility wrapped in a white terry-cloth bathrobe watching Lisa Kudrow's show THE COMEBACK to help get her life back on track.

1st June 2006

Quote: "My son does not watch Friends. I think he's too young, it's too much talking and it bores him - except for the one with the turkey on JOEY's head." Former FRIENDS star Lisa Kudrow limits TV viewing for her eight-year-old son JULIAN.

30th March 2006

Fact: Former Friends actress Lisa Kudrow launched the 20th London Lesbian And Gay Film Festival last night (29MAR06). Kudrow also stars alongside Steve Coogan in new movie Happy Endings, being screened at the festival, which runs until 12 April (06).

30th March 2006

Fact: Former Friends actress Lisa Kudrow launched the 20th London Lesbian And Gay Film Festival last night (29MAR06). Kudrow also stars alongside Steve Coogan in new movie Happy Endings, being screened at the festival, which runs until 12 April (06).

12th August 2005

Quote: <p>"You know sometimes people have that white foam on the sides of their mouth? It's not really foam, it's more like glue." Former FRIENDS star Lisa Kudrow reveals a pet peeve. </p>

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