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Courteney Cox

Courteney Cox

Birthday: 1964-06-15 | Place of Birth: Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Courteney Bass Cox (previously Courteney Cox-Arquette; born June 15, 1964) is an American actress, director, and producer. She gained recognition for her starring role as Monica Geller on the NBC sitcom Friends, which aired from 1994 to 2004. For her performance in the series, she received seven Screen Actors Guild Award nominations, of which she won one. She received further recognition for starring as Gale Weathers in the horror film franchise Scream (1996–present). She also starred as Lauren Miller in the NBC sitcom Family Ties (1987–1989), Lucy Spiller in the FX drama series Dirt (2007–2008), and as Jules Cobb in the ABC/TBS sitcom Cougar Town (2009–2015), the lattermost of which earned her nominations at the Golden Globe Awards and the Critics' Choice Awards. Cox's other films include the action fantasy Masters of the Universe (1987), the comedy Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994), the animated comedy Barnyard (2006), the fantasy comedy Bedtime Stories (2008), and the independent drama Mothers and Daughters (2016). She owns the production company Coquette Productions, which was created by Cox and her then-husband David Arquette. She also worked as a director on her sitcom Cougar Town, the television drama film TalhotBlond (2012), and the black comedy drama film Just Before I Go (2014).

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Known For

Acting

Year
Title

Role

2022
Last Chance U

as    Brittany Wagner

2022
Scream

as    Gale Weathers

2022
Shining Vale

as    Patricia 'Pat' Phelps

2021
Friends: The Reunion

as    Self

2020
2020
Celebrity Escape Room

as    Self

2016
Mothers and Daughters

as    Beth

2012
TalhotBlond

as    Amanda

2011
Scream 4

as    Gale Weathers

2009
Cougar Town

as    Jules Cobb

2008
Bedtime Stories

as    Wendy

2007
Dirt

as    Lucy Spiller

2006
The Tripper

as    Cynthia

2006
Barnyard

as    Daisy the Cow (voice)

2006
Zoom

as    Marsha Holloway

2004
November

as    Sophie Jacobs

2001
3000 Miles to Graceland

as    Cybil Waingrow

2001
Get Well Soon

as    Lily Charles

2001
The Shrink Is In

as    Samantha Crumb

2000
Scream 3

as    Gale Weathers

1999
The Runner

as    Karina

1997
Scream 2

as    Gale Weathers

1996
Scream

as    Gale Weathers

1995
1994
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective

as    Melissa Robinson

1994
Friends

as    Monica Geller

1993
The Trouble with Larry

as    Gabriella Easden

1992
The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them

as    Carrie Davenport

1991
Shaking the Tree

as    Kathleen