True, TRUE, TRUUUUUEEEE Friends fans will know that Ursula, a crappy waitress, appeared in another popular 90s sitcom - Mad About You. Phoebe did, however, reunite with her younger brother (Frank, Jr.) and served as a surrogate to his triplets. While Phoebe loved everyone, Ursula only loved herself. Jo. As of Dec 05 20. With Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc. Phoebe and Ursula - Friends Unlike the zany and creative Phoebe, her twin Ursula, who first appeared on Mad About You, was an evil pornstar. She's not really pure evil but in fact epitomises the opposite of everything that makes Phoebe great. TV Twins Quiz. But reviews are appreciated! Ursula doesn't appear often on "Friends." Lisa Kudrow played both Phoebe and her twin Ursula. 1 decade ago. She’s lived on the streets, she’s lost parents, she’s found parents — that’s enough to push anyone into a rotten reality. Phoebe and Ursula. When Ursula refuses to show remorse or change her ways, Phoebe decides to head down to the production hub and have Ursula's checks mailed to the real Phoebe Buffay, thus collecting Ursula… These twins could not be more different, but both are equally great. Phoebe Buffay is a character in the television series Friends, her role is played by Lisa Kudrow. Test yourself and have fun! Phoebe Winterbottom is a fictional character in real life, but in the book, she not imaginary. This is an extremely stupid question ( sorry LOL ) but in the Friends episodes Phoebe Buffay has a twin sister Ursula is Ursula played by Lisa Kudrow also, is she a different actor, or is the scenes she's in edited ? Some were portrayed by twins, some were not connected in real life. Her biological mother Phoebe Abbott, now a real-estate agent, gave birth to Phoebe and her twin sister Ursula while still a teenager, then gave them up to her best friend Lily to bring up. But I don't own them, or Friends. Most "Friends" fans know Lisa Kudrow, who played Phoebe Buffay, also played Phoebe's twin sister Ursula in a few episodes.But fans might not know that Ursula technically existed before Phoebe did — Kudrow played Ursula, an absent-minded waitress, on the sitcom "Mad About You" before booking "Friends," according to Comedy Central. I'm sure the writers invented reasons for the split between them, but the real reason is most likely related to production. I know how they do it with split screen/matte screen when the two characters are standing face each other and how they use a body double for back of head while giving close up of other one. 2 1. Related quizzes can be found here: Friends - Phoebe Quizzes How did they film these two Phoebe and Ursula scenes? Everyone loves Phoebe, so who couldn't love Ursula. But I would like to nominate Phoebe and Ursula Buffay as the best twin duo to grace our screens. Please R&R and let me know what you think. Lisa Valerie Kudrow (/ ˈ k uː d r oʊ /; born July 30, 1963) is an American actress, comedian, writer, singer, and producer. if Phoebe is on the screen her sister plays ursula and vice versa! Complicated and messy. When Lindsay Lohan played identical twins in The Parent Trap, she recorded the part of the first twin and then when they were recording the second twin she had an earpiece in so she could hear when she was supposed to answer or say something at the same time (like twins do) She did a great job concidering she was only about 11. The character of "Phoebe" in Friends is played by actress Lisa Kudrow. Starring Helen Hunt and Paul Reiser, the show had no other links to Friends. 0 1. m1r31n1. Phoebe Abbott wasn't ready to be a mother as she didn't mean to get pregnant, so Lily and Frank adopted both twins and raised them together. She was a classmate of Sal's. Questions cannot all be answered by watching the show. Phoebe Buffay playing from the first episode. Phoebe’s attitude and outlook on life should serve as example for someone who’s been through what she’s been through. 1 decade ago. A vegetarian, singer/songwriter/masseuse, Phoebe is currently single and lives alone in her late grandmother's apartment. At the same time. Ursula is the archetypal real-world evil twin, displaying none of the positive traits of her sweetly dippy sister Phoebe. Only the plot. Accuracy: A team of editors takes feedback from our visitors to keep trivia as up to date and as accurate as possible. Kudrow was awarded an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe nomination. Just as she is. She plays in the series both Phoebe and her twin sister Ursula. > Why do Phoebe and her twin sister Ursula never talk to each other? She does not has a twin sister, so the twin character in Friends "Ursula" is also played by Lisa Kudrow. After making guest appearances in several television sitcoms in the 1980s, Kudrow came to international prominence in the 1990s portraying Phoebe Buffay in the American sitcom Friends, which earned her Primetime Emmy and Screen Actors Guild awards. The best of Ursula. I think Phoebe and Ursula did grow up together after their mother died. If you. Phoebe is stalked by a man who mistakes her for Ursula. True Friends fans will know that Lisa Kudrow starred as Phoebe Buffay and her evil twin sister, Ursula. But in the first scene in this they appear to walk right by each other. First played Ursula on Mad About You (1992), then played her twin sister, Phoebe, on Friends (1994), and has played both characters at once in a few episodes of "Friends". Frank abandoned Lily and the twins soon after, and then later married another unknown woman. From a purely practical standpoint, it can't be easy to film scenes that include two characters who are both played by the same actress. While also playing the role of Ursula in ‘Mad About You’. Sorry for the dumb question please no rude comments :) Thank youu xx . Phoebe also has a twin sister, Ursula, from her biological mother and Frank. FoundationINTERVIEWS via YouTube. Ursula is memorable because she is most like a real life evil twin. Average score for this quiz is 6 / 10. Directed by Kevin Bright. Frank Buffay Jr. - Biography. Difficulty: Average. Friends - Phoebe : Trivia Questions and Answers This category is for questions and answers related to 'Friends' - Phoebe, as asked by users of FunTrivia.com. Like and Subscribe!© Warner Bros. Television 1994-2004.This audio-visual content is administered by:Warner Bros. Entertainment. Was originally cast as Roz Doyle on Frasier (1993), but the producers and writers decided they were changing the character too much to fit Kudrow's personality. Phoebe's bizarre family history is reflected in her current chaotic existence. Totally iconic! First off, Ursula Buffay was Phoebe's twin sister. Warner Bros. watch closely, it is so ironic and very funny; Phoebe is mistaken as Ursula and Ursula, Phoebe. Many twins were on TV over the years. Oh, also the twins in the picture are the twins from a band called Prussian Blue, and they are a White-supremacist band. Real-life twins Lisa Burns and Louise Burns have haunted our dreams since 1980 when they portrayed the Grady twins — the ghosts of two murdered girls — in "The Shining." Monica tries to get over Richard by using her free time to make jam and considers artificial insemination through a sperm bank. This is an extremely stupid question ( sorry LOL ) but in the Friends episodes Phoebe Buffay has a twin sister Ursula is Ursula played by Lisa Kudrow also, is she a different actor, or is the scenes she's in edited ? In one episode, Phoebe mentions how Ursula stole her Judy Jetson thermos and one of her boyfriends. I do not condone their music at all, but they are very cute twins and I thought they'd make a great young Phoebe and Ursula. I'll name twin characters and write something about them, and you'll name the show they were part of. Lv 5. So Ursula came to be on Friends because Ursula is what got Kudrow the part as Phoebe. Phoebe Buffay and her twin sister, Ursula, are the result of a sexual relationship between Phoebe Abbott, Frank Buffay, and Lily Buffay. Remember Friends Episode: Phoebe and Ursula Buffay? The reason they made Phoebe a twin was because the tv series "Mad About You" had the time slot immediately in front of friends at 8pm and so they didn t want audiences to be confused that two different characters back to back where the same actress. You do see both faces at the same time but that is green screen. She plays guitar and sometimes occurs in the Central Perk coffee house,. They usually showed the back of one head and the front of Lisa Kudrow. Yes, these are twins and it is quite a unique idea for the writers to cast Phoebe having an ‘evil’ twin sister which is acted out by the same Phoebe (Lisa Kudrow) and the dialogs are really spot-on, witty and really irritatingly funny. Frank Buffay Jr. (born October 25, 1978) is Phoebe and Ursula Buffay's half-brother. Lisa Kudrow played Phoebe Buffay in ‘Friends’ but also played her twin sister, Ursula, in a few episodes. Is Phoebe's twin sister Ursula the same actor ? Sorry for the dumb question please no rude comments :) Thank youu xx No but her real life sister sometimes plays the back of the other ones head, i.e. Identical twin, at that. I think after a few years, they must've went their own ways as they didn't get along and then eventually Phoebe moved in with Monica. 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