Jennifer Aniston

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Jennifer Aniston
JenniferAnistonHWoFFeb2012.jpg
Aniston in 2012
BornJennifer Joanna Aniston
(1969-02-11) February 11, 1969 (age 49)
Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
ResidenceBel-Air, California, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActress
Years active1989-present
Notable workRachel Green in Friends
Net worth$200 million (May 2017)
Height5'4" (1.64 m)
Spouse(s)Brad Pitt (m. 2000–05; div.)
Justin Theroux (m. 2015–18; sep.)
Partner(s)Tate Donovan (1995-1998)
Parent(s)John Aniston
Nancy Dow

Jennifer Joanna Aniston (born February 11, 1969)[1] is an American actress, movie producer, and television producer. She is best known for her starring role on the television program Friends. For this she won an Emmy Award,[2] and a Golden Globe Award. Since then she has been in many different movies.

Early life[change | change source]

Jennifer Aniston was born on February 11, 1969,[3] in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California.[4] She is the daughter of John Aniston and Nancy Dow.[4] Her father is Greek and a native of Crete, while her mother was born in New York City. Dow died of a stroke in May 2016. One of her maternal great-grandfathers was an Italian immigrant,[5] and her mother's other ancestry is Scottish, Irish, and a small amount of Greek.[6] Aniston has two half-brothers, John Melick, her maternal older half-brother, and Alex Aniston, her younger paternal half-brother.[4] Aniston's godfather was actor Telly Savalas, one of her father's best friends.[4]

Personal life[change | change source]

She was married to Brad Pitt from 2000 until they divorced in 2005. They acted together in the episode "The One with the Rumor" on Friends. She began a relationship with Justin Theroux in 2011. The couple married in 2015 in Bel Air, Los Angeles.

On February 15, 2018, Aniston and Theroux announced that they were separating after two years of marriage and seven years as a couple.[7]

Credits[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Jennifer Aniston". E! Online. E!. Retrieved September 19, 2011.
  2. Silverman, Stephen M. (September 22, 2002). "Emmy Awards Make New Best 'Friends'". People. Retrieved August 8, 2008.
  3. "Jennifer Aniston". E! Online. E!. Retrieved September 19, 2011.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 "Jennifer Aniston Biography". People. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
  5. Dow, Nancy (1999). From Mother and Daughter to Friends: A Memoir. Amherst, New York: Prometheus Books. p. 32. ISBN 978-1-57392-772-7.
  6. "Jennifer Aniston" (Flash video). Inside the Actors Studio. at (1:20–2:00)
  7. "Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux Split 'Lovingly' After Two Years of Marriage". PEOPLE.com. Retrieved 2018-02-16.

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