If you’re a fan of Courteney’s then you’re probably famillar with her work! She first gained recondition when Bruce “the boss” Springsteen pulled her out of the crowd to dance with him in th “Dancing in the Dark” Video
She went on to star in a short lived tv series “Misfits of Science” her next big break was playing Alex P Keaton’s girlfriend Lauren on Family Ties.
Courteney with the cast of “Misfits of Science”
Courteney and Michael J Fox on “Family Ties
After her role on Family Ties she guest starred on shows like Seinfeld where she pretended to be Jerry’s wife to get free dry cleaning.
Courteney on “Seinfeld”
Courteney’s biggest break came in 1994 when she was cast in a new sitcom called “Friends” she would play the character Monica Geller for the next 10 years. Durnng those 10 years Monica married her best friend Chandler Bing played by Matthew Perry became the mother of fraternal twins and moved to a house on the suburbs it was everything Monica ever wanted.
The new Bing family
Courteney also did many notable films during the run of Friends including the Scream Trilogy. It wasn’t long before she was back on tv in the short lived FX drama Dirt. Her next tv role is now her current one Jules Cobb on “Cougar Town.
Courteney as Gale Weathers in the “Scream Trilogy”
Courteney as Lucy Spiller in the short lived FX drama “Dirt”
Recently Courteney reprised her role Gale Weathers in the movie Scream 4.
Now the beautiful, talented actress, wife and mother can add another talent to her list. Director! The gorgeous star has now added director to her belt. She directed the episode of Cougar Town titled “Full Moon Fever” which aired on ABC last Tuesday. If you missed it you can watch the full episode on ABC.Go.com.
Courteney in the director’s seat on the Cougar Town Set
Next up for Courteney she will direct her first feature film “Tall Hot Blondes” for the Lifetime Channel.