June 15, 1964
56 years old
5 ft 5 in | 165 cm
35-24-34 in | 89-61-86 cm
57 kg | 126 pounds
7 US | 37.5 EU
Courteney Bass Cox was born in Birmingham, Alabama, United States, on June 15, 1964, is an American actress.
Young Courteney Cox first started her career as a model in New York, she signed to Ford Modelling Agency.
She landed her first break in Bruce Springsteen video "Dancing in The Dark" (1984) in role as Young Woman, directed by Brian De Palma.
She made her big screen debut in thriller film Down Twisted (1987) in role as Tarah.
She got her television debut in CBS soap opera As the World Turns (1984) in episode "1.5000", in role as Bunny.
Her breakthrough performance came as Monica Geller in NBC sitcom Friends (1994–2004).
Scream (2022) slasher thriller in role as Gale Weathers, opposite Jack Quaid, Neve Campbell and Jenna Ortega
She appeared in wrestling documentary You Cannot Kill David Arquette (2020).
She played Gale Weathers in Scream franchise:
Scream 2 (1997)
Scream 3 (2000)
Scream 4 (2012)
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994) comedy opposite Jim Carrey and Sean Young
3000 Miles to Graceland (2001) action thriller with Kevin Costner, Kurt Russell and Christian Slater
Cocoon: The Return (1988) science fiction comedy drama opposite Steve Guttenberg and Wilford Brimley
Bedtime Stories (2008) fantasy comedy with Adam Sandler, Teresa Palmer and Keri Russell
Zoom (2006) family superhero adventure comedy opposite Ryan Newman, Kate Mara and Tim Allen
Commandments (1997) romantic comedy drama with Aidan Quinn and Anthony LaPaglia
Blue Desert (1991) psychological thriller opposite D. B. Sweeney and Craig Sheffer
November (2004) psychological thriller with James LeGros and Dori Mizrahi
I'll Be Home for Christmas (1988) drama opposite Peter Gallagher and Hal Holbrook
The Runner (1999) drama thriller with John Goodman and Joe Mantegna
Get Well Soon (2001) comedy opposite Vincent Gallo and Jeffrey Tambor
Mothers and Daughters (2016) drama with Christina Ricci, Susan Sarandon and Sharon Stone
She was nominated for the American Comedy Award for Funniest Supporting Female Performer in a Television Series for her role as Monica Geller in NBC sitcom Friends (1994–2004).
Misfits of Science (1985-1986) NBC superhero fantasy science fiction television series in role as Gloria Dinallo
Murder, She Wrote (1986) CBS crime drama seriesin role as Carol Bannister
She had recurring role as Lauren Miller in NBC sitcom Family Ties (1987–1989).
She had recurring role as Gabriella Easden in CBS sitcom The Trouble with Larry (1993).
Cougar Town (2009-2015) sitcom in role as Jules Cobb, also director and executive producer
Scrubs (2009) medical comedy drama television series in role as Dr. Maddox
Web Therapy (2009, 2011) improvised online series in role as Serena DuVall
Shining Vale (2020) horror comedy pilot in role as Patricia "Pat" Phelps
Last Chance U (2020) Netflix documentary television series in role as Brittany Wagner
Graduated from Mountain Brook High School.
Studied architecture and interior design at Mount Vernon College.
Has English, Irish, Welsh, Scottish and German ancestry.
Has two sisters and one brother.
Featured in music videos for:
Bruce Springsteen "Dancing in the Dark" (1984)
The Rembrandts "I'll Be There for You" (1995)
Toad the Wet Sprocket "Good Intentions" (1995)
Counting Crows "A Long December" (1996)
Huge fan of the rock band Foo Fighters.
Good friends with Laura Dern and Sheryl Crow.
Play the piano and drums.
She voiced Daisy the Cow in animated comedy film Barnyard (2006).
Lives in Beverly Hills and Malibu, California.
She was married to David Arquette (1999-2013) they have a daughter, Coco.
She dated Brian Van Holt (2012-2013), Josh Hopkins (2011), Adam Duritz (1996-1997), Liev Schreiber (1996), Kevin Costner (1995), Michael Keaton (1989-1995), Paul Brown (1987-1989) and Ian Copeland (1983-1986).
She in a long-term relationship with John McDaid, since 2013.