Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States
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Friends, Cake, Mother's Day
Actor/Actress, Producer, Soundtrack
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Jennifer Joanna Aniston (born February 11, 1969) is an American actress, director, producer, and businesswoman. She is the daughter of actor John Aniston and actress Nancy Dow. Aniston gained worldwide recognition for portraying Rachel Green on the popular television sitcom Friends (1994–2004), a role which earned her a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. The character was widely popular during the airing of the series and became recognized as one of the 100 greatest female characters in United States television.
Aniston has played the female protagonist in a number of comedies and romantic comedy films. Her 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), each of which have grossed over $200 million in worldwide receipts. Her most critically acclaimed roles were in The Good Girl (2002), for which she was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead, and the drama Cake (2014), for which she received nominations for the Golden Globe Award and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress. Her other notable films include Along Came Polly (2004) and He's Just Not That Into You (2009). She is the co-founder, in 2008, of the production company Echo Films.
In 2012, Aniston received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and is one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood. In 2007, she was ranked as the 11th richest woman in the entertainment industry with an estimated fortune of $110 million. She has also been included in magazines' lists of the world's most beautiful women. In 2004, Aniston was named "The Most Beautiful Woman" by People magazine, and Men's Health magazine voted her the "Sexiest Woman of All Time" in 2011.
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. Her father is best known for his role as Victor Kiriakis on the NBC daytime drama Days of Our Lives, which he originated in 1985. Her mother appeared in two 1960s TV series, The Wild Wild West and The Beverly Hillbillies.
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.
Full Name at Birth
Jennifer Joanna Aniston
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Actress, Film Director, Producer And Businesswoman.
John T. Melick (Older Maternal Half-Brother), Alex Aniston (Younger Paternal Half-Brother)
Courteney Cox Arquette, Lisa Kudrow, Matthew Perry, David Schwimmer, Matt LeBlanc, Andrea Bendewald, Kristin Hahn, David Arquette, Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz, Demi Moore, Sheryl Grow, Reese Witherspoon, Jake Gyllenhaal, Ellen DeGeneres, Laura Dern, Adam Sandler
Sherry Rooney Aniston (step mother)
Anthony Anastassakis (grandfather), Gordon McLean Dow (grandfather), Stella Anastassakis (grandmother), Louise Grieco (grandmother)
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Telly Savalas (god father)
Jennifer Joanna Aniston (born February 11, 1969) is an American actress, producer, and businesswoman. The daughter of Greek actor John Aniston and American actress Nancy Dow, Aniston gained worldwide recognition for portraying Rachel Green on the popular television sitcom Friends (1994–2004), a role which earned her a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. The character was widely popular during the airing of the series and was later recognized as one of the 100 greatest female characters in United States television.
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Dolly (Dog - White German Shepherd), Norman (Dog - Welsh Corgi Terrier Shepard Mix)
Dirty Martini, Guacamole, Hot Coffee, Margarita, Mexican Food, Salsa, Tortilla Chips
Brown Cardigan, Jeans, Shoes
Living Proof S/S 2013
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(1997) Print ad (with Matthew Perry): Microsoft, (1997) TV commercial: Lynx deodorant, (1995) Print advertising: "Got Milk?" campaign (with Lisa Kudrow), (1998) TV commercial: L'Oréal Elnett hairspray, (2002) Print advertisement: Damiani jewelry, (2001) TV commercial: Heineken bee, (2013) Series of TV commercial for "Aveeno" Positively Radiant daily moisturizer, (2013) Print ads for Living Proof hair care products, (2013) Print ads for Aveeno Active Naturals lotion and sunscreen, (October 2013) Print ad for Women's Cancer Research Fund and Saks Fifth Avenue
"The Rachel" Haircut
Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School Of Music & Art And Performing Arts, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Brillstein Entertainment Partners, Creative Artists Agency
(2014) Print ads for Aveeno's Broad Spectrum Sunscreen.
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Married||Justin Theroux and Jennifer Aniston
have been married since 5th Aug 2015. |||
Who is she dating right now?
Justin Theroux and Jennifer Aniston have been married for 1 year. They were dating for 1 year after getting together in May 2011. After 2 years of engagement they married on 5th Aug 2015.
Jennifer Aniston was previously married to Brad Pitt (1998 - 2005).
She has also been engaged to Tate Donovan (1995 - 1998).
Jennifer Aniston has had relationships with Gerard Butler (2009), John Mayer (2008 - 2009), Paul Sculfor (2007), Vince Vaughn (2005 - 2006), Daniel McDonald (1990 - 1994) and Charlie Schlatter (1990).
Jennifer Aniston is a 47 year old American Actress. Born Jennifer Joanna Aniston on 11th February, 1969 in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States and educated at Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School Of Music & Art And Performing Arts, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, she is famous for Friends, Cake, Mother's Day in a career that spans 1989–present. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.
Jennifer Aniston has been in 30 on-screen matchups, notably with Adam Sandler in Just Go with It (2011), Ben Stiller in Along Came Polly (2004), Clive Owen in Derailed (2005), David Schwimmer in Friends (1994) and Jason Bateman in The Switch (2010).
Jennifer Aniston is a member of the following lists:
People diagnosed with dyslexia,
Actresses of Greek descent and
Women film producers.