Lisa Edelstein

Actress + Playwright
Born May 21, 1967

Lisa Edelstein is an American actress and playwright. She is best known for her role as Dr. Lisa Cuddy on the television drama House.

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1966 Birth Born on May 21, 1966.


1984 18 Years Old The youngest of three children, she was raised in Wayne, New Jersey, and attended Wayne Valley High School, graduating in 1984. … Read More


1990 24 Years Old After a regrettable experience hosting Awake on the Wild Side for MTV in 1990, she appeared for a few seconds as a backstage make-up artist in the Jim Morrison biography The Doors followed by guest roles on several popular comedies, including Mad About You, Wings, and The Larry Sanders Show. … Read More


2004 38 Years Old From 2004-2011, she portrayed her biggest and most notable role to date, Dr. Lisa Cuddy, the Dean of Medicine at Princeton-Plainsboro Teaching Hospital and frequent adversary, friend, and eventual girlfriend of title character Gregory House (Hugh Laurie) on Fox's TV series House. … Read More


2011 45 Years Old 1 More Event
In May 2011, Edelstein announced that she would not return for the eighth and final season of House.
2013 47 Years Old She guest-starred in Scandal in 2013, and later three episodes of the ABC series Castle.
2014 48 Years Old 1 More Event
On May 25, 2014, Edelstein married artist Robert Russell in Los Angeles.
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