Lisa Edelstein

Lisa Edelstein (born May 21, 1966) is an American actress best known for her role as Dr. Lisa Cuddy on the medical drama series House.

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As Good as It Gets (1997)

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New York City. Melvin Udall, a cranky, bigoted, obsessive-compulsive writer, finds his life turned upside down when neighboring gay artist Simon is hospitalized and his dog is entrusted to Melvin. In addition, Carol, the only waitress who will tolerate him, must ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James L. Brooks
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Helen Hunt  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Cuba Gooding Jr.

New York City. Melvin Udall, a cranky, bigoted, obsessive-compulsive writer, finds his life turned upside down when neighboring gay artist Simon is hospitalized and his dog is entrusted to Melvin. In addition, Carol, the only waitress who will tolerate him, must ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James L. Brooks
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Helen Hunt  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Cuba Gooding Jr.

Daddy Day Care (2003)

Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs, which inspires them to open their own day-care center.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Carr
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Jeff Garlin  •  Steve Zahn  •  Regina King

Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs, which inspires them to open their own day-care center.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Carr
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Jeff Garlin  •  Steve Zahn  •  Regina King

Grilled (2006)

Maurice and Dave sell high-end cuts of beef, but after hitting a patch of no sales, they're facing being fired. Maurice needs money to enroll in his final semester of acupuncture school, and the recently-separated Dave needs money for his daughter's birthday gift. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jason Ensler
CAST:  Ray Romano  •  Kevin James  •  Sofía Vergara  •  Juliette Lewis

Maurice and Dave sell high-end cuts of beef, but after hitting a patch of no sales, they're facing being fired. Maurice needs money to enroll in his final semester of acupuncture school, and the recently-separated Dave needs money for his daughter's birthday gift. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jason Ensler
CAST:  Ray Romano  •  Kevin James  •  Sofía Vergara  •  Juliette Lewis

Say Uncle (2005)

A young gay artist, desperate to replace the relationship he had with his recently relocated godson, is targeted by a neighborhood mom as a potential threat to the community.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Paige
CAST:  Peter Paige  •  Kathy Najimy  •  Anthony Clark  •  Melanie Lynskey

A young gay artist, desperate to replace the relationship he had with his recently relocated godson, is targeted by a neighborhood mom as a potential threat to the community.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Paige
CAST:  Peter Paige  •  Kathy Najimy  •  Anthony Clark  •  Melanie Lynskey

What Women Want (2000)

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Advertising executive Nick Marshall is as cocky as they come, but what happens to a chauvinistic guy when he can suddenly hear what women are thinking? Nick gets passed over for a promotion, but after an accident enables him to hear women's thoughts, he puts his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nancy Meyers
CAST:  Helen Hunt  •  Mel Gibson  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Lauren Holly

Advertising executive Nick Marshall is as cocky as they come, but what happens to a chauvinistic guy when he can suddenly hear what women are thinking? Nick gets passed over for a promotion, but after an accident enables him to hear women's thoughts, he puts his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nancy Meyers
CAST:  Helen Hunt  •  Mel Gibson  •  Marisa Tomei  •  Lauren Holly

Keeping the Faith (2000)

Best friends since they were kids, Rabbi Jacob Schram and Father Brian Finn are dynamic and popular young men living and working on New York's Upper West Side. When Anna Reilly, once their childhood friend and now grown into a beautiful corporate executive, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Norton
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Edward Norton  •  Jenna Elfman  •  Anne Bancroft

Best friends since they were kids, Rabbi Jacob Schram and Father Brian Finn are dynamic and popular young men living and working on New York's Upper West Side. When Anna Reilly, once their childhood friend and now grown into a beautiful corporate executive, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Edward Norton
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Edward Norton  •  Jenna Elfman  •  Anne Bancroft

Obsessed (2002)

A woman claims she had an affair with a married neurosurgeon and stands trial for allegedly harassing him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Badham
CAST:  Jenna Elfman  •  Kate Burton  •  Lisa Edelstein  •  Jane Wheeler

A woman claims she had an affair with a married neurosurgeon and stands trial for allegedly harassing him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Badham
CAST:  Jenna Elfman  •  Kate Burton  •  Lisa Edelstein  •  Jane Wheeler

Blue-Eyed Butcher (2012)

A woman appeared to have a fairy-tale life, but six years into her marriage, the fairytale crumbles when her husband is found buried in the backyard of their home with numerous stab wounds.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen T. Kay
CAST:  Sara Paxton  •  Justin Bruening  •  Lisa Edelstein  •  Michael Gross

A woman appeared to have a fairy-tale life, but six years into her marriage, the fairytale crumbles when her husband is found buried in the backyard of their home with numerous stab wounds.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen T. Kay
CAST:  Sara Paxton  •  Justin Bruening  •  Lisa Edelstein  •  Michael Gross

Indiscreet (1998)

A case involving adultery, money and murder threatens a private eye's sobriety.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Bienstock
CAST:  Luke Perry  •  Gloria Reuben  •  Adam Baldwin  •  Peter Coyote

A case involving adultery, money and murder threatens a private eye's sobriety.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Bienstock
CAST:  Luke Perry  •  Gloria Reuben  •  Adam Baldwin  •  Peter Coyote

Fathers and Sons (2005)

Intertwined tales of three families who grow up on the same street, focusing on the relationship of fathers and sons. The first section features Anthony and Jenny and traces the father-son bond that develops between Anthony and his newborn son over 30 years. The ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rodrigo García  •  Rob Spera  •  Jared Rappaport
CAST:  Bradley Whitford  •  Kathy Baker  •  Samantha Mathis  •  Ron Eldard

Intertwined tales of three families who grow up on the same street, focusing on the relationship of fathers and sons. The first section features Anthony and Jenny and traces the father-son bond that develops between Anthony and his newborn son over 30 years. The ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rodrigo García  •  Rob Spera  •  Jared Rappaport
CAST:  Bradley Whitford  •  Kathy Baker  •  Samantha Mathis  •  Ron Eldard

I'm Losing You (1998)

A wealthy businessman Perry Krohn attempts to juggle the needs of his dedicated wife, demanding mistress and grown children while facing his own certain death from lung cancer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce Wagner
CAST:  Rosanna Arquette  •  Frank Langella  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Elizabeth Perkins

A wealthy businessman Perry Krohn attempts to juggle the needs of his dedicated wife, demanding mistress and grown children while facing his own certain death from lung cancer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce Wagner
CAST:  Rosanna Arquette  •  Frank Langella  •  Andrew McCarthy  •  Elizabeth Perkins

Black River (2001)

Burned-out Hollywood screenwriter Bo Aikens (Jay Mohr) is fed up with life in Los Angeles. He heads out of the hustle and bustle of the big city and arrives in picturesque Black River in Northern California, seeking relaxation and artistic inspiration. In small, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Bleckner
CAST:  Jay Mohr  •  Lisa Edelstein  •  Ann Cusack  •  Stephen Tobolowsky

Burned-out Hollywood screenwriter Bo Aikens (Jay Mohr) is fed up with life in Los Angeles. He heads out of the hustle and bustle of the big city and arrives in picturesque Black River in Northern California, seeking relaxation and artistic inspiration. In small, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Bleckner
CAST:  Jay Mohr  •  Lisa Edelstein  •  Ann Cusack  •  Stephen Tobolowsky

Special Delivery (2008)

A bonded courier transports a bratty teenager on an international flight, but realizes a trap has been set up for them when they reach the U.S.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Scott
CAST:  Lisa Edelstein  •  Brenda Song  •  Robert Gant  •  Michael Cowell

A bonded courier transports a bratty teenager on an international flight, but realizes a trap has been set up for them when they reach the U.S.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Scott
CAST:  Lisa Edelstein  •  Brenda Song  •  Robert Gant  •  Michael Cowell

L.A. Without a Map (1999)

An aspiring Hollywood actress, on a visit to a charming North England town, has a brief fling with the town undertaker, who also writes obituaries for the local paper. Returning home, where she works as a waitress at a Japanese restaurant, she tells everyone about ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mika Kaurismäki
CAST:  David Tennant  •  Julie Delpy  •  Vinessa Shaw  •  Vincent Gallo

An aspiring Hollywood actress, on a visit to a charming North England town, has a brief fling with the town undertaker, who also writes obituaries for the local paper. Returning home, where she works as a waitress at a Japanese restaurant, she tells everyone about ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mika Kaurismäki
CAST:  David Tennant  •  Julie Delpy  •  Vinessa Shaw  •  Vincent Gallo

The Batman Superman Movie: World's Finest (1998)

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Joker goes to Metropolis with an offer and plan to kill Superman for Lex Luthor while Batman pursues the clown to Superman's turf  (more)

DIRECTION:  Toshihiko Masuda
CAST:  Tim Daly  •  Kevin Conroy  •  Dana Delany  •  Clancy Brown

Joker goes to Metropolis with an offer and plan to kill Superman for Lex Luthor while Batman pursues the clown to Superman's turf  (more)

DIRECTION:  Toshihiko Masuda
CAST:  Tim Daly  •  Kevin Conroy  •  Dana Delany  •  Clancy Brown

Three Hours Between Planes (2014)

Donald Plant has never forgotten his first love. When he finds himself at his old hometown airport with three hours to kill until his next flight he decides to take a chance. With mounting excitement he tracks down his childhood sweetheart in the hope of a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antony Easton
CAST:  James Le Gros  •  Lisa Edelstein

Donald Plant has never forgotten his first love. When he finds himself at his old hometown airport with three hours to kill until his next flight he decides to take a chance. With mounting excitement he tracks down his childhood sweetheart in the hope of a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antony Easton
CAST:  James Le Gros  •  Lisa Edelstein

Joshy (2016)

After his engagement ends badly, Josh decides to take advantage of his bachelor-party plans in Ojai, California, with the few friends still willing to join him. Focused on drugs and their own hangups, his self-absorbed friends refuse to confront the elephant in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Baena
CAST:  Thomas Middleditch  •  Adam Pally  •  Alex Ross Perry  •  Nick Kroll

After his engagement ends badly, Josh decides to take advantage of his bachelor-party plans in Ojai, California, with the few friends still willing to join him. Focused on drugs and their own hangups, his self-absorbed friends refuse to confront the elephant in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Baena
CAST:  Thomas Middleditch  •  Adam Pally  •  Alex Ross Perry  •  Nick Kroll

She Loves Me Not (2013)

A reclusive novelist struggles to find romance and meaning in his life despite disastrous and comedic circumstances.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Jun  •  Jack Sanderson
CAST:  Cary Elwes  •  Briana Evigan  •  Joey Lauren Adams  •  Karen Black

A reclusive novelist struggles to find romance and meaning in his life despite disastrous and comedic circumstances.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Jun  •  Jack Sanderson
CAST:  Cary Elwes  •  Briana Evigan  •  Joey Lauren Adams  •  Karen Black

A Date with Darkness: The Trial and Capture of Andrew Luster (2003)

Andrew Luster, the heir to the Max factor fortune, is convicted of rape on 86 counts. This Lifetime original movie recounts the rapes committed by the infamous Andrew Luster and the women who brought him to justice.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bobby Roth
CAST:  Jason Gedrick  •  Marla Sokoloff  •  Lisa Edelstein  •  Sarah Carter

Andrew Luster, the heir to the Max factor fortune, is convicted of rape on 86 counts. This Lifetime original movie recounts the rapes committed by the infamous Andrew Luster and the women who brought him to justice.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bobby Roth
CAST:  Jason Gedrick  •  Marla Sokoloff  •  Lisa Edelstein  •  Sarah Carter

Phoenix, Oregon (2019)

Defying the haze of mid-life, two friends seize an unlikely opportunity to reinvent their lives, quitting their jobs to restore an old bowling alley and serve the "world’s greatest pizza."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Lundgren
CAST:  James Le Gros  •  Jesse Borrego  •  Lisa Edelstein  •  Diedrich Bader

Defying the haze of mid-life, two friends seize an unlikely opportunity to reinvent their lives, quitting their jobs to restore an old bowling alley and serve the "world’s greatest pizza."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Lundgren
CAST:  James Le Gros  •  Jesse Borrego  •  Lisa Edelstein  •  Diedrich Bader
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