Jennifer Aniston Biography

If you are a child of the 90s you have to know who Jennifer Aniston is. She is an American actress widely recognized for playing Rachel on the hit comedy sitcom Friends. However, she has become so much more since then. Jennifer is a film prouder and a businesswoman as well. Her fame helped her amass enormous wealth and has led her to become one of the most paid actresses in Hollywood.

Jennifer Aniston Net Worth

During the greatest hype of Friends, all six actors on the show were receiving large sums of money per episode. Rumors even said that all of them were paid a cool $1 million per episode.

Whether this is true or not it certainly helped Jennifer Aniston gain the wealth that she has now. Being one of the most recognizable figures in Hollywood and at a certain point one of the best-paid ones, she is currently worth $300 million.

Jennifer Aniston Weight & Height

Women of her status are not usually asked about their weight. But a lot of people want to know the measurements of Jennifer Aniston. She was considered as one of the most beautiful and hottest actresses during her day. However, even now when she is in her 50s she is seen as quite a catch.

She is a standard size for a girl as she is 164cm tall and weighs about 50kg.

Jennifer Aniston Age


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Jennifer Joanna Aniston, as her full name goes, was born on February 11, 1969. This means that during the time of writing the article she is 51 years old.

Jennifer Aniston Early Life

Jennifer Aniston was born in Los Angles to famous parents. Her father was Greek-born John Aniston while her mother was the actress Nancy Dow. Besides having Greek blood from her father’s side, she has English, Irish, and Scottish from her mother’s side of the family.

Jennifer also has two half-brothers, John Melick from her mother’s side, and Alex Aniston, from her father.

Jennifer moved to New York with her family when she was young. She was initially prohibited to watch television even with her father’s career. But she managed to go around it. Her parents divorced each other when she was only 9. She attended the Waldorf School while being 11 years old and went on to enroll at LaGuardia High School later on.

Jennifer Aniston Relationships

Being a well known and very hot actress, Jennifer Aniston certainly had a lot of affairs that people talked about. Her earliest one was a relationship with Tate Donovan, whom she dated between 1995 and 1998.

But her most famous relationship was with actor Brad Pitt. The two of them started dating in 1998 and even got married two years later. Their relationship was so intense and popular that Brad even made an appearance on an episode of Friends. But speculations were made about Brad being unfaithful to Jennifer with none other than Angelina Jolie. Thus everything ended up with a divorce which was finalized in 2005.

Her next famous romantic relationship was John Meyer, a famous musician, with whom she stayed for a year between 2008 and 2009.

However, Jennifer Aniston’s latest boyfriend was actor Justin Theroux. They started dating in 2011 and were engaged only a year later. Their marriage happened in 2015 but this story wasn’t meant to last as they separated two years into their marriage in 2017.

Jennifer Aniston Career

Jennifer Aniston started her career on TV appearing in some minor shows and films. But she had her biggest break with a role in Leprechaun (1993). Looking back at that role, she considers it as one of the worst ones in her career. She would go on to appear in a set of comedy roles on TV next that didn’t have any significant impact.

She actually got depressed about a number of failed roles before she was asked to audition for Friends. She was originally invited for the role of Monica but was eventually cast as Rachel. The rest is history. She became one of the most popular actresses with the help of a small TV show which became legendary.

During that time her popularity rose and she started appearing in movies such as Picture Perfect (1997) and The Object of My Affection (1998).

While Friends were at their height so was Aniston. During the 2000s she had the most number of movie roles that she had in her entire career. Some of them included Bruce Almighty (2003), The Break-Up (2006), Marley & Me (2005), He’s Just Not That Into You (2009), Just Go With It (2011) and Horrible Bosses (2011).

Jenifer Aniston Personal Life

Besides being a famous actress, Jenifer Aniston has her fingers deep in various other ventures. She is a philanthropist and has organized numerous charities and was able to help others. She practices Hatha Yoga and Budokan Karate and is a supporter of Transcendental Meditation as she pursues a healthy way of life.