Courteney Cox

Mostly Credited As: Courteney Cox
Sometimes Credited As: Courtney Cox Arquette
Courtney Cox-Arquette
Courteney Cox-Arquette

Birth Name: Courteney Bass Cox
Date Of Birth: June 15, 1964 (Age 51)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Birmingham, Alabama
Height: 5' 5" (1.65 m)

Courteney Cox

Courteney Bass Cox was born on June 15, 1964 to father Richard L and Courteney Cox. Courtney was their youngest child and has 2 older sisters, named Virginia and Dottie, and one older brother named Richard Jr. She was raised in Mountain Brook, Alabama.

Courteney attended Mountain Brook High School in Alabama. She was a cheerleader, but also played tennis and participated in swimming. During her senior year, Courteney got her first modelleling gig in an advertisement for a store called Parisians. Courteney studied architecture and interior design at Mount Vernon College for one year, but then dropped out to pursue a modelling career in New York, where she was signed by the Ford Modelling Agency. She got work as a cover girl on teen magazines, and soon did commercials for Maybeline, Noxema, Tampax, and the New York Telephone Company.

Courteney took acting classes, and was given a small part in an episode of "As the World Turns" in 1984. Soon after she was cast in the Bruce Springsteen video "Dancing in The Dark" which made her face well-known. In 1985 she got a role starring with Dean Paul Martin in "Misfits of Science". A few years later she was chosen to play Michael J. Fox's girlfriend, Lauren Miller, in the sitcom "Family Ties".

When Family Ties ended in 1989, and Cox did a few minor movies, such as Mr. Destiny (1990) with Michael Caine. In 1994, she starred with Jim Carrey in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, and in the next year was cast as Monica Geller on the sitcom "Friends", which made her famous.

In 1996 Cox starred in Wes Craven's Scream. Cox won rave reviews as TV reporter Gale Weathers. She continued this role for the other two movies in The Scream Trilogy. She met actor David Arquette while filming these, and the wed on June 12th, 1999.

TV Appearances

Main cast 
Charity Case (2016)As: Hailey
Cougar Town (2009)As: Jules Cobb
Dirt (2007)As: Lucy Spiller
Friends (1994)As: Monica Geller-Bing
The Trouble with Larry (1993)As: Gabriella Easden
MTV Movie Awards (1992)As: Herself (Co-Host 1995)
Till We Meet Again (1989)As: Marie-Frederique 'Freddy' de Lancel
Misfits of Science (1985)As: Gloria "Glo" Dinallo
Episode Cast Credits 

The Late Late Show with James Corden (2015) 
  Courteney Cox, Joel McHale, Natalie La & Oscar Isaac 01x17: (Apr/22/2015) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Jimmy Kimmel Live (2003) 
  Courteney Cox, Steve Martorano, Alabama Shakes 13x58: (Apr/21/2015) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Courteney Cox, John Cho, Jason Aldean 12x188: (Sep/22/2014) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Courteney Cox Arquette, Mark Moses, Twilight Singers 05x02: (Jan/03/2007) As Herself 

Conan (2010) 
  Courteney Cox, Donald Faison, Michael Palascak 05x01: (Jan/05/2015) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  6 Resolutions Broken, 3 to Go 03x24: (Jan/07/2013) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Celebrity Name Game (2014) 
  Courteney Cox & David Arquette 01x81: (Nov/17/2014) As Herself 
  Courteney Cox & David Arquette 01x41: (Oct/20/2014) As Herself 
  Courteney Cox & David Arquette 01x15: (Oct/01/2014) As Herself 
  Courteney Cox & David Arquette 01x07: (Sep/25/2014) As Herself 

The Late Show with David Letterman (1993) 
  Courteney Cox, Jimmie "J.J." Walker, Christina Perri 21x118: (Apr/21/2014) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Courteney Cox, Aziz Ansari, Alison Krauss & Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas 18x118: (Apr/13/2011) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Courteney Cox, Thomas Friedman, Chingy with Ludacris 15x74: (Feb/26/2008) As Herself 
  Courteney Cox, Elvis Costello, Emmylou Harris 12x178: (Jul/21/2005) As Herself 

Lifetime Drama Special (2013) 
  Talhotblond 01x02: (Nov/14/2013) As Amanda, [Starring Roles]

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) 
  Jennifer Aniston, Portia de Rossi 10x163: (May/22/2013) As Herself, [Co-Guest Stars]
  Courteney Cox, Ricky Gervais, Jessie James 07x12: (Sep/23/2009) As Herself 
  Courteney Cox, John Mayer 04x76: (Jan/02/2007) As Herself 
  Courteney Cox, Daryl Hannah, Martina McBride 03x66: (Dec/05/2005) As Herself 

Go On (2012) 
  Matchup Problems 01x20: (Mar/26/2013) As Talia, [Special Guest Stars]

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) 
  Courteney Cox, Joy Behar, Youngblood Hawke 21x13: (Jan/04/2013) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Courteney Cox, Richard Roeper, Plain White Ts 15x105: (Feb/26/2007) As Herself 
  Courteney Cox-Arquette, Steve Schirripa, Yung Joc 14x203: (Aug/03/2006) As Herself 
  Friends Cast, Black Eyed Peas 12x150: (May/06/2004) As Herself 

Curiosity (2011) 
  Life Before Birth 01x15: (Nov/06/2011) As Herself (Guest Host) 

Lorraine (2010) 
  Series 1, Show 152 01x152: (Apr/05/2011) As Herself 

Daybreak (2010) 
  March 24, 2011 01x144: (Mar/24/2011) As Herself 

The Bonnie Hunt Show (2008) (2008) 
  Courteney Cox, Christa Miller, Busy Phillips, Emmy Rossum, David Tutera 02x53: (Nov/18/2009) As Herself 

Live with Kelly & Michael (1983) 
  Courteney Cox, Creed 28x37: (Oct/27/2009) As Herself 
  Courteney Cox of ``Dirt''; Raven-Symone of "College Road Trip" 26x130: (Feb/29/2008) As Herself 
  David Boreanaz; Courteney Cox; 25x127: (Feb/27/2007) As Herself 

The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (2009) 
  Courteney Cox, Ted Danson, Nelly Furtado 01x69: (Sep/18/2009) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Scrubs (2001) 
  My Saving Grace 08x03: (Jan/13/2009) As Dr. Maddox, [Special Guest Stars]
  My Last Words 08x02: (Jan/06/2009) As Dr. Maddox, [Special Guest Stars]
  My Jerks 08x01: (Jan/06/2009) As Dr. Maddox, [Special Guest Stars]

Today (US) (1952) 
  TV Series Week; Kitchen Advice 57x123: (Feb/27/2008) As Herself 

VH1 All Access (2003) 
  Awesomely Wacky Celebrity Baby Names 03x04: (Mar/07/2005) As Herself (archive footage) 

The Sharon Osbourne Show (US) (2003) 
  Episode 70 01x70: (Jan/02/2004) As Herself (as Courteney Cox Arquette) 

The View (1997) 
  Season 7, Episode 49 07x49: (Nov/07/2003) As Herself 

MADtv (1995) 
  Episode #903 09x03: (Sep/27/2003) As Herself, [Uncredited]

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993) 
  Courney Cox, Chris Kattan, Matthew Ryan 05x44: (Dec/09/1997) As Herself, [Interviewees]

TFI Friday (1996) 
  Courteney Cox, Jimmy Tarbuck, Sinead O'Connor 02x30: (Apr/25/1997) As Herself 

MTV Movie Awards (1992) 
  1995 MTV Movie Awards 04x04: (Jun/15/1995) As Herself (Host) 

Saturday Night Live (1975) 
  Courteney Cox/Dave Matthews Band 20x18: (Apr/15/1995) As Herself (Host) 

Seinfeld (1989) 
  The Wife 05x17: (Mar/17/1994) As Meryl 

Family Ties (1982) 
  Alex Doesn't Live Here Anymore (2) 07x26: (May/14/1989) As Lauren, [Co-Guest Stars]
  Alex Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1) 07x25: (May/14/1989) As Lauren, [Co-Guest Stars]
  Wrap Around the Clock (2) 07x23: (Apr/23/1989) As Lauren, [Co-Guest Stars]
  Wrap Around the Clock (1) 07x22: (Apr/23/1989) As Lauren Miller, [Co-Guest Stars]

Murder, She Wrote (1984) 
  Death Stalks the Big Top (2) 03x02: (Oct/05/1986) As Carol Bannister 
  Death Stalks the Big Top (1) 03x01: (Sep/28/1986) As Carol Bannister 
Crew Credits

Show Crew

Daisy Does America (2005)• Executive Producer
Dirt (2007)• Executive Producer
Cougar Town (2009)• Executive Producer
Celebrity Name Game (2014)• Executive Producer

Episode Crew

Lifetime Drama Special (2013) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
Talhotblond 01x02 Nov/14/2013 As: Director
Cougar Town (2009) (Credited in 7 episodes from this show) 
Show all 7 episode crew credits
Make It Better 04x09 Mar/05/2013 As: Director
Flirting with Time 04x07 Feb/19/2013 As: Director
Restless 04x06 Feb/12/2013 As: Director
I Need to Know 04x02 Jan/15/2013 As: Director
Blue Sunday 04x01 Jan/08/2013 As: Director

Courtney was in the music video for "Dancing in the Dark" by Bruce Springsteen. She was in the audience, and Bruce pulled her on stage to dance with him.

Courtney played Michael J. Fox's girlfriend on the show Family Ties.

Courteney is the only member of the friends main cast that hasn't been nominated for an Emmy Award.

Courteney is 5 feet, 5 inches tall.

Jennifer Aniston is the godmother of Courteney's daughter, Coco.

Courtney's nickname is "CeCe".

Courtney married Actor, Composer, Director, Producer & Writer "David Arquette" on 12 June 1999 and they have had 1 child together so far.

Her family has a lot of entertainers in it to include sisters-in-law Actresses “Patricia Arquette” and “Rosanna Arquette”, her brother-in-law Actor “Richmond Arquette” as well as “Cliff Arquette” and “Lewis Arquette”.

She has a lipstick that has the same name as her nickname “CeCe”.

In 1995 “Playboy” magazine named Courteney the “Hottest Babe” of the year.

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