Jennifer Aniston

Biography

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Jennifer Aniston (born February 11, 1969) is an American actress, filmmaker, and businesswoman. She gained worldwide recognition for portraying Rachel Green on the television sitcom Friends (1994–2004), a role which earned her an Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. In 2012, she received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Additionally, Men's Health magazine voted Aniston the "Sexiest Woman of All Time".

Aniston has also enjoyed a successful film career. She has played the female protagonist in dozens of romantic comedy films. Her greatest box office hits include Bruce Almighty (2003), The Break-Up (2006), Marley & Me (2008), Just Go with It (2011), Horrible Bosses (2011) and We're the Millers (2013), all of which have grossed over $200 million in the United States. One of her most critically acclaimed roles was in The Good Girl (2002), for which she was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead. She is the co-founder of the production company Echo Films.

Early life

Jennifer Joanna Aniston was born on February 11, 1969, in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California to actors John Aniston and Nancy Dow Her father is Greek and a native of Crete, while her mother was born in New York City. One of her maternal great-grandfathers was an Italian immigrant, and her mother's other ancestry is Scottish, Irish, and a small amount of Greek. Aniston has two half-brothers, John Melick, her maternal older half-brother, and Alex Aniston, her younger paternal half-brother. Aniston's godfather was actor Telly Savalas, one of her father's best friends.

As a child, Aniston lived in Greece for a year with her family. They moved to Eddystone, Pennsylvania, then to New York City. Despite her father's television career, Aniston was discouraged from watching TV, though she found ways around the prohibition. When she was six, Aniston began attending the Rudolf Steiner School, a Waldorf educational school that applied the Rudolf Steiner philosophy. During that time, Aniston's father and mother split when she was nine years old.

Meanwhile, after discovering acting at eleven while attending Rudolf Steiner, Aniston enrolled and graduated at Manhattan's Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts, where she joined the school's drama society.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Jennifer Aniston (born February 11, 1969) is an American actress, filmmaker, and businesswoman. She gained worldwide recognition for portraying Rachel Green on the television sitcom Friends (1994–2004), a role which earned her an Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. In 2012, she received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Additionally, Men's Health magazine voted Aniston the "Sexiest Woman of All Time".

Aniston has also enjoyed a successful film career. She has played the female protagonist in dozens of romantic comedy films. Her greatest box office hits include Bruce Almighty (2003), The Break-Up (2006), Marley & Me (2008), Just Go with It (2011), Horrible Bosses (2011) and We're the Millers (2013), all of which have grossed over $200 million in the United States. One of her most critically acclaimed roles was in The Good Girl (2002), for which she was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead. She is the co-founder of the production company Echo Films.

Early life

Jennifer Joanna Aniston was born on February 11, 1969, in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California to actors John Aniston and Nancy Dow Her father is Greek and a native of Crete, while her mother was born in New York City. One of her maternal great-grandfathers was an Italian immigrant, and her mother's other ancestry is Scottish, Irish, and a small amount of Greek. Aniston has two half-brothers, John Melick, her maternal older half-brother, and Alex Aniston, her younger paternal half-brother. Aniston's godfather was actor Telly Savalas, one of her father's best friends.

As a child, Aniston lived in Greece for a year with her family. They moved to Eddystone, Pennsylvania, then to New York City. Despite her father's television career, Aniston was discouraged from watching TV, though she found ways around the prohibition. When she was six, Aniston began attending the Rudolf Steiner School, a Waldorf educational school that applied the Rudolf Steiner philosophy. During that time, Aniston's father and mother split when she was nine years old.

Meanwhile, after discovering acting at eleven while attending Rudolf Steiner, Aniston enrolled and graduated at Manhattan's Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts, where she joined the school's drama society.

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Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 75

Birthday 1969-02-11

Place of Birth Sherman Oaks, California, USA

Adult Actor False

Official Site http://www.jenaniston.net/

Also Known As

  • Jennifer Joanna Aniston
  • Jennifer Aniston Arquette
  • Jennifer Aniston Pitt

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Office Christmas Party as Carol
2016 Storks as Mrs Gardner (voice)
2016 Mother's Day as Sandy
2016 Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows as Herself
2015 Unity as Herself - Narrator (voice)
2014 Horrible Bosses 2 as Dr. Julia Harris, D.D.S.
2014 She’s Funny That Way as Jane Claremont
2014 Cake as Claire Simmons
2013 Life of Crime as Mickey Dawson
2013 We're the Millers as Rose O'Reilly
2013 $ellebrity as Herself
2012 Wanderlust as Linda
2011 Horrible Bosses as Dr. Julia Harris
2011 Just Go with It as Katherine Murphy
2010 The Switch as Kassie Larson
2010 The Bounty Hunter as Nicole Hurley
2009 Cougar Town(1 episode)
2009 Love Happens as Eloise Chandler
2009 Live from Studio Five(1 episode)
2009 He's Just Not That Into You as Beth
2008 Marley & Me as Jennifer Grogan
2008 Management as Sue Claussen
2008 Oprah's Big Give(1 episode)
2008 Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis(1 episode)
2007 Dirt(1 episode)
2006 30 Rock(1 episode)
2006 Friends with Money as Olivia
2006 The Break-Up as Brooke Meyers
2005 Rumor Has It... as Sarah Huttinger
2005 Derailed as Lucinda Harris
2004 Along Came Polly as Polly Prince
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(4 episodes)
2003 Celebrities Uncensored(3 episodes)
2003 Bruce Almighty as Grace Connelly
2002 The Good Girl as Justine Last
2001 Rock Star as Emily Poule
2000 The Making of 'The Iron Giant' as Herself
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1999 The Iron Giant as Annie Hughes (voice)
1999 Office Space as Joanna
1998 The Thin Pink Line as Clove
1998 Hercules(1 episode)
1998 The Object of My Affection as Nina Borowski
1997 South Park(1 episode)
1997 The View(2 episodes)
1997 Picture Perfect as Kate Mosley
1997 Til There Was You as Debbie
1997 King of the Hill(2 episodes)
1996 She's the One as Renee Donati Fitzpatrick
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(2 episodes)
1996 Dream for an Insomniac as Allison
1996 E! True Hollywood Story(3 episodes)
1995 MADtv(1 episode)
1995 Partners(1 episode)
1995 Microsoft Windows 95 Video Guide
1994 Friends(236 episodes) as Rachel Green
1994 Muddling Through(11 episodes) as Madeline Drego Cooper
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(2 episodes)
1993 Leprechaun as Tory Reding
1993 GMTV(1 episode)
1992 The Edge(17 episodes)
1992 The Larry Sanders Show(1 episode)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(4 episodes)
1990 Camp Cucamonga as Ava Schector
1990 Ferris Bueller(13 episodes) as Jeanie Bueller
1990 Molloy(7 episodes) as Courtney Walker
1989 Quantum Leap(1 episode)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live(2 episodes)
1929 The Academy Awards(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(2 episodes) as Jennifer Aniston
1900 The Yellow Birds as Maureen Murphy

Production

2014 Cake … Executive Producer
2013 Life of Crime … Executive Producer
2013 Call Me Crazy: A Five Film … Executive Producer
2011 Five … Executive Producer
2010 The Switch … Executive Producer
2008 Management … Executive Producer

Directing

2011 Five … Director
2006 Room 10 … Director

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