Jennifer Joanna Aniston (b.1969) is an American actress, producer, and businessperson. In addition to her acting career, Aniston’s five year-marriage to actor Brad Pitt attracted a great deal of attention. The two stars were regarded the ultimate Hollywood “power couple.” Aniston was then married to writer-actor-producer Justin Theroux.
Born in Sherman Oaks, California, to the Greek-born actor John Aniston and American actress Nancy Dow, Aniston gained fame and recognition for portraying Rachel Green on the TV sitcom Friends (1994–2004.) Aniston has had a long and varied career in film, and she is one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood.
Aniston is known for her roles as a serious as well as a comic actress in such box office hits as She’s the One (1996,) Bruce Almighty (2003), The Good Girl (2002,) The Break-Up (2006), Marley & Me (2008), Just Go with It (2011), Horrible Bosses (2011), We’re the Millers (2013,) and Cake (2014.)