Jennifer Aniston

Biography: While it's hard to believe that this beloved actress made her film debut in the low-grade 1993 horror flick Leprechaun, even megastars have to start somewhere. The attractive, quirky daughter of soap-opera star John Aniston studied acting at New York's Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of the Performing Arts (aka the Fame school) and appeared in a handful of stage productions before moving to Los Angeles. Although she had no problem landing small-screen roles, they were all on short-lived series, until she signed on to Friends in 1994. Aniston instantly charmed audiences with her perfect looks and endearingly flawed persona, and during the sitcom's 10-year run she won an Emmy and a Golden Globe, became a hairstyle icon and married Brad Pitt. In the mid-1990s, Aniston began to appear in films while on hiatus from the small screen. Though she proved her dramatic chops as a frustrated wife who has an affair with a teen in the indie The Good Girl, she was usually called upon toWhile it's hard to believe that this beloved actress made her film debut in the low-grade 1993 horror flick Leprechaun, even megastars have to start somewhere. The attractive, quirky daughter of soap-opera star John Aniston studied acting at New York's Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of the Performing Arts (aka the Fame school) and appeared in a handful of stage productions before moving to Los Angeles. Although she had no problem landing small-screen roles, they were all on short-lived series, until she signed on to Friends in 1994. Aniston instantly charmed audiences with her perfect looks and endearingly flawed persona, and during the sitcom's 10-year run she won an Emmy and a Golden Globe, became a hairstyle icon and married Brad Pitt. In the mid-1990s, Aniston began to appear in films while on hiatus from the small screen. Though she proved her dramatic chops as a frustrated wife who has an affair with a teen in the indie The Good Girl, she was usually called upon to play a variation of her neurotic and adorable Friends' character (Picture Perfect, The Object of My Affection, Rumor Has It... ). Meanwhile, her love life constantly kept her in the spotlight. After reigning as Hollywood's It Couple for eight years, Aniston and Pitt split in 2005 when rumors circulated that he had taken up with his Mr. & Mrs. Smith costar Angelina Jolie. (Of course, those rumors were proved true.) After her 2005 divorce, speculation about her romantic life made her a popular tabloid cover girl, and high-profile relationships with Vince Vaughn (her costar in The Break-Up) and singer John Mayer helped fan the flames. A pleasant by-product of her popularity is the attention it brings to some of her favorite charities, including St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, for which she appeared in a widely seen 2009 PSA. Expand

Jennifer Aniston's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 48
Highest Metascore: 85 The Iron Giant
Lowest Metascore: 17 Leprechaun
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 33
  2. Negative: 7 out of 33
33 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
38 Murder Mystery Jun 14, 2019 Executive Producer / Principal Cast / Audrey Spitz 5.6
53 Dumplin' Dec 7, 2018 Executive Producer / Rosie / Rosie Dickson 6.5
56 The Yellow Birds Jun 15, 2018 Executive Producer / Executive Producer / Maureen Murphy / Maureen Murphy / Maureen Murphy / Maureen Murphy 7.6
42 Office Christmas Party Dec 9, 2016 Carol / Carol Vanstone / Carol Vanstone 5.1
56 Storks Sep 23, 2016 Mrs Gardner / Mrs Gardner / Sarah Gardner / Sarah Gardner 6.6
18 Mother's Day Apr 29, 2016 Sandy / Sandy 2.6
45 She's Funny That Way Aug 21, 2015 Jane / Jane Claremont 6.7
tbd Unity Aug 12, 2015 Narrator 7.2
49 Cake Jan 23, 2015 Executive Producer / Executive Producer / Claire Simmons / Claire Simmons / Claire Bennett / Claire Bennett / Claire Simmons / Claire Simmons tbd
40 Horrible Bosses 2 Nov 26, 2014 Julia Harris / Julia Harris / Dr. Julia Harris, D.D.S. / Dr. Julia Harris, D.D.S. / Julia Harris / Julia Harris 5.0
60 Life of Crime Aug 29, 2014 Mickey Dawson / Mickey Dawson 6.6
44 We're the Millers Aug 7, 2013 Cast / Rose / Rose / Rose O'Reilly 7.0
53 $ellebrity Jan 11, 2013 Herself tbd
53 Wanderlust Feb 24, 2012 Linda / Linda tbd
57 Horrible Bosses Jul 8, 2011 Dr. Julia Harris / Dr. Julia Harris, D.D.S. 7.5
33 Just Go with It Feb 11, 2011 Katherine Murphy 6.4
52 The Switch Aug 20, 2010 Executive Producer / Kassie Larson 6.1
22 The Bounty Hunter Mar 19, 2010 Nicole Hurley / Nicole Hurley tbd
33 Love Happens Sep 18, 2009 Eloise Chandler / Eloise Chandler tbd
50 Management May 15, 2009 Executive Producer / Executive Producer / Sue / Sue tbd
53 Marley & Me Dec 25, 2008 Jennifer Grogan / Jennifer Grogan tbd
45 The Break-Up Jun 2, 2006 Brooke Meyers 7.4
68 Friends with Money Apr 7, 2006 Olivia 5.6
35 Rumor Has It... Dec 25, 2005 Sarah Huttinger 3.9
40 Derailed Nov 11, 2005 Lucinda Harris 5.5
44 Along Came Polly Jan 16, 2004 Polly Prince 6.6
46 Bruce Almighty May 23, 2003 Grace Connelly 7.5
71 The Good Girl Aug 7, 2002 Justine Last 7.3
54 Rock Star Sep 7, 2001 Emily Poule / Emily Poule 7.6
85 The Iron Giant Aug 6, 1999 Annie Hughes 8.8

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