‘Friends’ Star Jennifer Aniston Revealed the Phone Call That Changed Her Life

Published 08/27/2023, 5:31 AM EDT

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Jennifer Aniston is best known for her role in the NBC sitcom Friends. While the show has been off the air for two decades now, fans of the star will always see her as Rachel Green. From acting to having her own media company, the woman seems to have done it all. But just like her fans, she seems to reminisce about the good old days on the set. While Friends might have been the actress’ big break, she recently ended up revealing which phone call changed her life during an interview.

After over two decades in the spotlight, Jennifer Aniston finally revealed which phone call had changed her life, and most fans already knew what the answer was going to be.

The one phone call that gave the world Rachel Green

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Jennifer Aniston is all set to be back on The Morning Show. Ahead of its release, the actress recently sat down with The Wall Street Journal where she talked about quite a many things. What stood out was the story about the one phone call that altered the actress’ life. Aniston was asked about the one phone call that changed her life. To this, the Murder Mystery actress replied, “Probably getting Friends.” This is true even for fans who finally got their Rachel Green who influenced fashion heavily back in the day.

Though Aniston recalls that “there were so many girls” at the audition, she just gave it her all and went home, not expecting to be called back. Not even a day later, the actress got the call back that completely changed her life and brought her global recognition. “…it was like 2 o’clock that same day—I got the job,” she said.

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While that may be how the actress’s stint on Friends began, during the interview, Jennifer Aniston also revealed which scene from the sitcom has stuck with her through all these years.

The one Jennifer Aniston will always remember

Who can ever forget the teary-eyed goodbyes all Friends fans had to say after a long ten-season run? Apparently, not even Rachel Green can forget how high emotions were flying that day. Even revealing which scene she and the rest of the cast will never forget. It was the series finale, the final goodbye to the family and bond that had been created over the last ten years.

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While this might be the scene that will always be remembered by any Friends fan, it was split into two parts but still broke records with 65.9 million people tuning in to catch their favorite characters on screen for the last time. No one thought that it would still be one of the most streamed sitcoms to this day, but thankfully, it raised expectations higher than they ever were.

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While fans may not be getting another Friends episode, Jennifer Aniston promised that she is focusing on The Morning Show. Right from the first season, the show garnered attention with its star-studded cast including Reese Witherspoon who also played her sister in the 90s sitcom. The show will be releasing its third on Apple TV+ in September this year.

While the phone changed Aniston’s life, which Friends episode has impacted yours? Let us know in the comments below.

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Prathika Prashant

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Prathika Prashant is an Entertainment Writer and Hollywood News Reporter at Netflix Junkie. Having 150+ articles to her name, her EdTech background helped her explore her love for writing. However, being a singer who can be seen covering her favorite songs in her free time is what truly got her into the glittery world of entertainment.

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