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The life of Jennifer Aniston

There’s a lot more to Jennifer Aniston than her personal relationships. This is her story.

This is Jennifer Aniston

She’s one of the highest-paid actresses in Hollywood

Jennifer Aniston was born in 1969, in California. Growing up, her father, an actor, tried to keep her from watching TV. In her early days, she made a living as a waitress, a telemarketer and bike messenger. At 20, she found out that she was dyslexic. At 25, she achieved global fame thanks to her role as Rachel Green in the sitcom “Friends.” For 10 seasons, the audience grew passionate about her character’s story with Ross Geller. This role earned her several awards, including the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a comedy series. 25 years after the show first aired, the six actors remain close and Jennifer Aniston is even the godmother of Courteney Cox's daughter. In 1998, at the peak of “Friends”-mania, she met Brad Pitt and married him two years later, surrounded by paparazzi. During the 2000s, she successfully turned to comedy.

Her relationship with Brad Pitt is still being discussed almost 15 years after their divorce

In 2005, Brad Pitt cheated on her with Angelina Jolie on the set of “Mr & Mrs Smith”and the couple divorced. Rumors in the press claimed the couple had split because she refused to have a child. The media went wild, the paparazzi tracked down the three actors, and a play called "Jen & Angie" was even performed in New York and Los Angeles. In 2006, she starred in the movie “The Break-Up” but the press stayed focused on her relationship with co-star Vince Vaughn. Years later, the actor blamed the pressure of paparazzi for their breakup.

At 39, she founded her own production company, Echo Films

At 42, she starred in two movies, yet the media focused on her blooming relationship with Justin Theroux. At 45, she switched genres with the movie "Cake" where she played a mother who killed her son in a car accident. The following year, she wrote an essay for the Huffington Post calling out paparazzi “harassment” and the “objectification" of women's bodies. In 2017, it wasn’t her role as a soldier's mother that made headlines, but her divorce from Justin Theroux after two years of marriage.

She founded her own production company, and yet people are more concerned with her love life than her filmography

At 50, she returned to television in "The Morning Show" with Reese Witherspoon, who played her little sister in "Friends." On October 15, 2019, she broke the Guinness World Record for the fastest time to reach one million followers on Instagram. On January 19, 2020, Jennifer Aniston won Best Actress in a drama series at the SAG Awards. However, it was their picture taken together at the awards with Brad Pittthat made headlines.

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01/24/2020 11:00 AM
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316 comments

  • Sherri W.
    a day

    Who cares.

  • Marita J.
    2 days

    Cannot understand how everyone goes on about this women she is terrible

  • Lynn P.
    2 days

    Your a strong, kind, upstanding human being Jennifer and I support everything you do! You are a great role model for everyone in this world.

  • Helen P.
    2 days

    I don't know why but I never took a liking to her. BUT I love love love that photo of the interaction with Brad at the end. To me it says 'ya I see you there (just as everyone else always notices him) but I really don't got time for dat. Thank you next!

  • Krystyna K.
    3 days

    I like her ,she is very strong women ,when her husband left her with Angelina ,she don’t caring and never say I’m in depression ,she don’t drinks or use drags .any scandal she make !She works normal a wats she have in her hart ,nobody don’t know !She is one perfect woman for me !She trey feu tames ,bat not good was for her !Not good lack !

  • Ellen F.
    3 days

    She is beautiful, I wish her the best of everything, stunning lady, I’m thinking she may adopt a baby or two, this is my opinion only, love ya Jen ❤️

  • Katie K.
    3 days

    Very true, her achievement should be the focus

  • Gillian G.
    4 days

    great actress.

  • Bianca B.
    4 days

    Ok ok will give her a chance

  • Irene D.
    6 days

    Jen is an inspiration!

  • Èm R.
    6 days

    Beautiful inside and out!! One of my favorite actresses

  • Rose G.
    6 days

    Jennifer stands on her own merits. She is not defined by an accessory she wears on her arm. She has earned her place in Hollywood because she's great at her job. I loved her in Friends and I watch all her other shows because I trust her at her job.

  • Sar C.
    02/21/2020 09:04

    I know it is tough for her, but she is amazing. I love her so much. The only magazine I buy is the ones she is in. And the reason we are interested in her love life, is because we just want her to be happy 🤗❤️

  • Barbara M.
    02/20/2020 21:28

    😊

  • Ane C.
    02/19/2020 20:51

    She's absolutely amazing! ❤️

  • Marie-France L.
    02/19/2020 13:09

    My Friends mania never peaked😴

  • Elisabeth B.
    02/18/2020 19:22

    😀😂

  • Εύη Τ.
    02/18/2020 05:34

    Μια γυναίκα δεν μπορεί να αποσυνδεθεί από την προσωπική της ζωή ο,τι κι αν έχει πετύχει στη ζωή της επαγγελματικά, όσο ψηλά κι αν έχει φτάσει στο τέλος της ημέρας πάντα θα αξιολογείται μέσα από αυτή. Όσα κι αν έχει πετύχει η Άνιστον στα μάτια της κοινωνίας ακυρώνονται εφόσον δεν μπορεί να αποδείξει επιτυχίες στην προσωπική της ζωή. Οι περισσότεροι που θα σηκωναν το δάχτυλο να δείξουν την Άνιστον επικριτικά, δεν έχουν πετύχει ούτε τα μισά στη ζωή τους. Υποτίθεται ότι ζούμε στον σύγχρονο και πολιτισμένο κόσμο αλλά ακόμη μια γυναίκα λοιδορείται αν "αποτύχει" στην προσωπική της ζωής. Ο κόσμος παντού είναι σκληρός με τις γυναίκες.

  • Arita L.
    02/17/2020 13:23

    Jen is AMAZING 💕

  • Pablo B.
    02/17/2020 03:04

    Incredible the best BRILLIANT