Courteney Cox

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  • Courteney Cox: (on her marriage) I'm shocked by people getting divorced all the time; that's why I choose to work on it. Therapy helps us. It's so easy to grow apart. Marriage takes work. I suppose you can work it out by talking to each other - I'd just prefer to have a referee. It reminds us why we're together.

  • Couretney Cox: Honesty is the key to a relationship. If you can fake that, you're in!

  • Courteney Cox: People who read a magazine can look at the picture and go, 'She looks great for over 40!' But guess what? That's not what I look like. Lighting is everything. When you're in your car and you look in the mirror and the sun's beaming in, you're like, 'Wow, times are getting tough.

  • Courteney Cox: My father, when you were with him, gave you so much attention. It might only last for a minute, but for that minute you felt like you were the greatest thing that ever hit the earth. But then he was gone. I used to go, 'Dad, watch me jump off the diving board. I can do a flip. Watch!' and I'd start to do it, and by the time you were at the end of the diving board, he'd be looking the other way. And I'd be like, 'Dad, I'm gonna do it again,' 'cause I didn't want the time with my father to be over. I wanted to keep going.

  • Courteney Cox: If you wear lipstick and pluck your eyebrows, you could wear nothing else.

  • Courteney Cox: Friends changed my life in so many ways. It gave me opportunity. It gave me freedom. It gave me a family of close friends with whom I've grown up. It taught me about comedy. It taught me about relationships. It taught me about everything.

  • Courteney Cox: (in 2008, at age 44) I do want another child, yes, but I don't know how to achieve that at my age.

  • Courteney Cox: (after giving birth to her daughter Coco) I haven't been able to spend as much time with friends, because I like to be with my daughter, and they get annoyed at first, but then they actually see her, and they're like, "Oh, okay."

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  • Courteney has appeared on the cover pages of the following magazines: - Details - Sky International - People - Fit

  • Honors: - In 1995, she was named "Hottest Babe" by Playboy magazine. - In 1995, Courteney was named one of People Magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People. - Courteney was voted "9th Sexiest Woman in the World" by readers of FHM in 1997. - Courteney was voted "9th Sexiest Woman in the World" by readers of FHM in 1998. - In 2002, Courteney was named the 18th Sexiest Woman in the World in Stuff Magazine's "102 Sexiest Women in the World" list. - Courtney is ranked #60 in the "100 Hottest Brunettes of AIM"

  • Courteney was first offered the role of Rachel on Friends but she preferred Monica.

  • Adam Duritz from Counting Crows wrote the song "Monkey" for Courteney.

  • Courteney's parents divorced whe she was only 10.

  • Courteney is 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 metres) tall.

  • Courteney has won three awards. The Golden Apple for "Female Discovery of the Year" in 1995, The TV Guide Award for "Editor's Choice" in 2000 and The teen choice award for "choice chemistry" in 2000.

  • Courteney appeared in two of NBC's public service announcements, The More You Know. Her topics were violence prevention and designated drivers.

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