10 Things You May Not Know About Jennifer Aniston

Early Life 

Jennifer Aniston was born on February 11, 1969, in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California. Her father, John Aniston, is a Greek-born actor, and her mother, Nancy Dow, was an actress. 

Connections in the Industry 

Her godfather is actor Telly Savalas, and her father, John Aniston, played Victor Kiriakis on the soap opera "Days of Our Lives" for many years. 

Debut Role 

Aniston's first television role was on the show "Molloy" in 1990, but her breakthrough came in 1994 when she was cast as Rachel Green on the hit TV show "Friends." 

Film Career 

While she's best known for her television work, Aniston has also had a successful film career, starring in movies like "Marley & Me," "The Break-Up," and "The Good Girl." 

Directorial Debut 

Aniston made her directorial debut with the 2016 movie "The Yellow Birds," a war drama film. 


Aniston is involved in various philanthropic efforts. She has been an advocate for numerous charities, including Friends of El Faro, an organization dedicated to helping orphaned children in Mexico. 

Fitness Enthusiast 

Aniston is known for her dedication to fitness. She practices yoga regularly and follows a healthy diet, which has contributed to her ageless appearance. 

Famous Relationships 

Aniston was married to Brad Pitt from 2000 to 2005. She was also married to Justin Theroux from 2015 to 2017. Despite her high-profile relationships, she has remained relatively private about her personal life. 

Emmy Award-Winner 

Aniston won an Emmy Award in 2002 for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Rachel Green on "Friends." 

Production Company 

Aniston co-founded the production company Echo Films with producing partner Kristin Hahn. The company has been involved in the production of several films and television shows. 

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