Jennifer Aniston is an American actress famous for her role on the sitcom "Friends" on which she appeared as Rachel Green in 238 episodes from 1994 to 2004. While there she (or rather her character) created a new trend in hairstyling: "The Rachel" (a bouncy, square layered hairstyle). She married her boyfriend of 2-1/2 years, Brad Pitt, on 29th July 2000 in Malibu, California - they divorced on the 2nd October 2005 (Brad Pitt is now married to Angelina Jolie). Since the couple's divorce, Aniston has been romantically linked to actor Vince Vaughn (1 year younger than Jen) , British model Paul Sculfor and singer John Mayer (8 years younger than Jen).
Jennifer Joanna Aniston was born February 11, 1969 in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, and grew up in New York City. Aniston is the daughter of the actor John Aniston and actress Nancy Dow. Jennifer's father is a Greek American, born Yannis Anastassakis, on the island of Crete, Greece, while her mother was born in New York City of English and Scottish descent.