Lisa Kudrow was born as Lisa Valerie Kudrow, in Los Angeles, California, on July 30, 1963, to the pronounced physician, Dr. Lee Kudrow and, a travel agent, Nendra S. She has also worked as an assistant to her father in the field of Microbiology for 8 years. Her work as a Microbiologist was so impressive that she has research credit under her name. However, she ended up in acting after comedian Jon Lovitz urged her.