Courteney Bass Cox
June 15, 1964
Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
|Other names||Courtney Cox Arquette|
(m. 1999; div. 2013)
Courteney Bass Cox (previously Courteney Cox Arquette; born June 15, 1964) is an American actress, producer, and director. She gained recognition for her starring role as Monica Geller on the NBC sitcom Friends (1994–2004), for which she received seven Screen Actors Guild Award nominations, of which she won one. She received further recognition for starring as Gale Weathers in the horror film franchise Scream (1996–present). She also starred as Lauren Miller in the NBC sitcom Family Ties (1987–1989), Lucy Spiller in the FX drama series Dirt (2007–2008), and as Jules Cobb in the ABC/TBS sitcom Cougar Town (2009–2015), the lattermost of which earned her nominations at the Golden Globe Awards and the Critics' Choice Awards.
Cox's other films include the action fantasy Masters of the Universe (1987), the comedy Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994), the animated comedy Barnyard (2006), the fantasy comedy Bedtime Stories (2008), and the independent drama Mothers and Daughters (2016). She also owns the production company Coquette Productions, which was created by Cox and her then-husband David Arquette. She also worked as a director on her sitcom Cougar Town, the television drama film TalhotBlond (2012), and the black comedy drama film Just Before I Go (2014).
Cox was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. She is a daughter of businessman Richard Lewis Cox and Courteney Copeland (née Bass). Cox has two older sisters, Virginia and Dorothy, and an older brother, Richard Jr. Her parents divorced in 1974 and her mother then married businessman Hunter Copeland (uncle to music promoter and business manager Ian Copeland and The Police drummer Stewart Copeland).
After graduating from Mountain Brook High School, Cox left for Mount Vernon College in Washington, D.C. (now part of George Washington University), but did not complete her architecture course, opting instead to pursue a career in modeling and acting. She has English ancestry.
1984–1993: Beginnings and early roles
Cox appeared in the 1984 music video for Bruce Springsteen's "Dancing in the Dark", as the young woman pulled onstage at the St. Paul Civic Center to dance with Springsteen. Her early television work includes a starring role as Gloria Dinallo in the short-lived NBC science-fiction fantasy series Misfits of Science (1985), and guest-starring roles in the ABC comedy-drama series The Love Boat (1986) and the CBS crime drama series Murder, She Wrote (1986). She later had a recurring role as Lauren Miller, the girlfriend of Michael J. Fox's character Alex P. Keaton in the NBC comedy series Family Ties (1987–1989).
Cox's early film roles include Masters of the Universe (1987), Cocoon: The Return (1988), and I'll Be Home for Christmas (1988). She also played Jewel Jagger, the tough-as-nails assistant of Larry Burrows (James Belushi), in Mr. Destiny (1990). In 1993, she co-starred in the short-lived CBS sitcom The Trouble with Larry, alongside Bronson Pinchot and Perry King. The following year, shortly before the debut of the sitcom Friends, Cox starred alongside Jim Carrey in the comedy film Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, and as Jerry Seinfeld's girlfriend, Meryl, in the Seinfeld episode "The Wife". In 1995, she was cast in Toad the Wet Sprocket's music video "Good Intentions". The song was also featured on the Friends soundtrack. Cox worked at video game publisher Bethesda Softworks briefly in the 1980s.
1994–2000: Breakthrough with Friends and Scream
At first, the most famous cast member of the new show, Cox joined Jennifer Aniston (Rachel Green), Lisa Kudrow (Phoebe Buffay), Matt LeBlanc (Joey Tribbiani), Matthew Perry (Chandler Bing) and David Schwimmer (Ross Geller) for what became her most famous role, lasting for 10 seasons until 2004. The series is commonly referred to as one of the greatest sitcoms of all time. According to the Guinness Book of World Records (2005), Cox (along with her female co-stars) became the highest-paid TV actress of all time, with her US$1 million-per-episode fee for the final two seasons of Friends. Syndication of the series earned Cox and her co-stars an estimated $20 million in annual residuals.
Between seasons five and six, she married David Arquette and consequently changed her name to Courteney Cox Arquette. A joke reference to this is made in the opening credits of the episode "The One After Vegas", where the rest of the cast has "Arquette" added to their names. The dedication "For Courteney and David, who did get married" – a reference to Monica and Chandler's decision not to marry in the episode – appears during the fade out to the tag scene.
Cox received further recognition and critical acclaim for her starring role as reporter Gale Weathers in the high-profile slasher horror film Scream (1996), and its sequels Scream 2 (1997) and Scream 3 (2000). The series is one of the highest grossing and critically acclaimed horror franchises of all time. Cox's character was well known for her "snappy remarks and being brilliantly bossy". She met her future husband, David Arquette, who played her on-screen love interest, Dwight "Dewey" Riley, while filming the first Scream film.
2001–2008: Dirt and other projects
Cox also hosted an episode of the variety sketch series Saturday Night Live in July 1995. Her other major films during this period include the crime thriller The Runner (1999), the crime drama 3000 Miles to Graceland (2001), and the comedy The Shrink Is In (2001). In late 2003, Cox and Arquette produced one season of the reality television series Mix It Up. The lifestyle series, which aired on the WE cable channel, struggled with low ratings and was not renewed for a second season.
After the conclusion of Friends, Cox was producer Marc Cherry's first choice to be offered a starring role as Susan Mayer on Desperate Housewives, but Cox was unavailable due to her pregnancy and the role later went to Teri Hatcher. A few years later, Cox signed a deal with ABC Studios (formerly Touchstone Television) to star in her own series.
She starred in the independent drama film November (2005), which had a limited theatrical release. She had a cameo appearance in the big-budget remake The Longest Yard (2005) as Lena, the girlfriend of Paul Crewe (Adam Sandler), and co-starred with Tim Allen in the critically derided Zoom (2006). Cox also voiced the role of Daisy in the animated film Barnyard (2006). A Friends reunion film was rumored to be in production following the success of Sex and the City (2008), but this was later denied by Warner Bros. and others.
Cox starred as Lucy Spiller, a cynical tabloid editor, in the FX television drama series Dirt, which premiered in 2007. Cox and her then-husband David Arquette were the executive producers of the series. The series was eventually canceled after the second season in 2008. In July 2008, Entertainment Weekly announced that Cox signed on to star in a three-episode arc for the television medical comedy series Scrubs. Also that year, she starred in the fantasy comedy film Bedtime Stories, reuniting with co-star Adam Sandler. She went to executive produce the short drama film The Butler's in Love, directed by David Arquette.
2009–2017: Cougar Town and directorial debut
In 2009, she began her role as the star of the single-camera ABC comedy series Cougar Town, playing a newly single 40-year-old mother on the hunt for new experiences. It is notably Cox's most successful work since Friends, earning her a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy. The series' third season was set to premiere in November 2011, but moved to February 14, 2012. Cox directed two episodes of the series' fifteen episodes that season. The fourth season premiered on January 8, 2013. The series came to an end on March 31, 2015, after six seasons.
Cox made her directorial debut and had a cameo appearance in a Lifetime television drama film TalhotBlond, which premiered on the network on June 23, 2012. In 2014, Cox directed and produced the black comedy film Just Before I Go, starring Seann William Scott and Elisha Cuthbert. The film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 24, 2014, and it was released in select theaters on April 24, 2015.
From 2014 to 2017, she executive produced the syndicated game show Celebrity Name Game, hosted by Craig Ferguson. It ended after three seasons. The series earned her a nomination for the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Game Show.
In 2016, Cox starred in the independent drama film Mothers and Daughters, alongside Susan Sarandon, Mira Sorvino, and Sharon Stone. The film was released to generally negative reviews on May 6, 2016.
2018–present: Current work
In 2019, she created and executive produced the Facebook Watch documentary series 9 Months with Courteney Cox, which focuses on "people from across the country of various race, religion, and class as they self-document their 9-month journey of pregnancy". In 2020, she guest starred in the ABC sitcom Modern Family. Cox reunited with her Friends co-stars for a reunion special titled Friends: The Reunion, which was released on May 27, 2021, on HBO Max. The special earned Cox a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety Special (Pre-Recorded).
Cox is set to executive produce and star as Brittany Wagner in the Spectrum Originals adaptation of the documentary series Last Chance U. She also signed on to star alongside Greg Kinnear in the Starz horror comedy series Shining Vale, from creators Sharon Horgan and Jeff Astrof. Cox stars as Patricia "Pat" Phelps, who moves her family "from the 'crazy' of the city to a large, old house in the suburbs where evil and humor collide."
Cox married actor David Arquette on June 12, 1999, at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco. The couple have a daughter, born in June 2004. Jennifer Aniston is the godmother. Cox revealed that she suffered from postpartum depression six months after the birth of her child. On October 11, 2010, Cox and Arquette announced that they had separated, although they still maintain a close friendship and ongoing business relationship in Coquette Productions. In June 2012, Arquette filed for divorce after nearly two years of separation from Cox. The divorce became final in May 2013.
Cox began dating Snow Patrol band member Johnny McDaid in late 2013. The couple announced their engagement in June 2014. Soon afterward they called off the engagement, but they have remained a couple.
|1987||Masters of the Universe||Julie Winston|
|1988||Cocoon: The Return||Sara|
|1990||Shaking the Tree||Kathleen|
|1990||Mr. Destiny||Jewel Jagger|
|1991||Blue Desert||Lisa Roberts|
|1992||The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them||Carrie Davenport|
|1994||Ace Ventura: Pet Detective||Melissa Robinson|
|1997||Scream 2||Gale Weathers|
|2000||Scream 3||Gale Weathers|
|2001||3000 Miles to Graceland||Cybil Waingrow|
|2001||The Shrink Is In||Samantha Crumb||Also executive producer|
|2001||Get Well Soon||Lily Charles|
|2005||The Longest Yard||Lena||Uncredited|
|2006||Barnyard||Daisy the Cow (voice)|
|2006||The Tripper||Dog Lover Hippie||Also executive producer|
|2008||Alien Love Triangle||Alice||Short film|
|2008||The Monday Before Thanksgiving||Cece||Short film; also director and writer|
|2008||The Butler's in Love||None||Short film; executive producer|
|2011||Scream 4||Gale Weathers-Riley|
|2012||Got Rights?||Celebrity||Short film|
|2014||Just Before I Go||None||Director and producer|
|2016||Mothers and Daughters||Beth|
|2020||You Cannot Kill David Arquette||Herself||Documentary|
|1984||As the World Turns||Bunny||Episode: "1.5000"|
|1985||Code Name: Foxfire||Flight Attendant / Amy||2 episodes|
|1985–1986||Misfits of Science||Gloria Dinallo||Main role; 16 episodes|
|1986||The Love Boat||Carol||Episode: "Daredevil/Picture Me a Spy/Sleeper"|
|1986||Sylvan in Paradise||Lucy Apple||Television film|
|1986||Murder, She Wrote||Carol Bannister||2 episodes|
|1987||If It's Tuesday, It Still Must Be Belgium||Hana Wyskocki||Television film|
|1987||I'll Be Home for Christmas||Nora Bundy||Television film|
|1987–1989||Family Ties||Lauren Miller||Recurring role; 19 episodes|
|1989||Roxanne: The Prize Pulitzer||Jacquie Kimberly||Television film|
|1989||Till We Meet Again||Marie-Frederique 'Freddy' de Lancel||2 episodes|
|1990||Curiosity Kills||Gwen||Television film|
|1991||Morton & Hayes||Princess Lucy||Episode: "Oafs Overboard"|
|1992||Battling for Baby||Katherine||Television film|
|1992||Dream On||Alisha||Episode: "Come and Knock on Our Door..."|
|1993||The Trouble with Larry||Gabriella Easden||Recurring role; 7 episodes|
|1994||Seinfeld||Meryl||Episode: "The Wife"|
|1994–2004||Friends||Monica Geller||Main role; 236 episodes|
|1995||Sketch Artist II: Hands That See||Emmy O'Conner||Television film|
|1995||The Larry Sanders Show||Herself||Episode: "Larry's Big Idea"|
|1995||Saturday Night Live||Herself / Host||Episode: "Courteney Cox/Dave Matthews Band"|
|1999||Happily Every After: Fairy Tales for Every Child||Emerald Salt Pork (voice)||Episode: "Three Little Pigs"|
|2000||WCW Monday Nitro||Herself||Episode: "#5.33"|
|2004||Mix It Up||None||4 episodes; executive producer|
|2005||Rehab||Taylor Kennedy||Unsold pilot; also executive producer|
|2005||Dirt Squirrel||None||Television film; executive producer|
|2005||Talk Show Diaries||None||Television film; executive producer|
|2005||The MidNightly News||None||Television film; executive producer|
|2005–2007||Daisy Does America||None||8 episodes; executive producer|
|2007–2008||Dirt||Lucy Spiller||Main role; 20 episodes|
Also executive producer
|2009–2015||Cougar Town||Jules Cobb||Main role; 102 episodes|
Also director and executive producer
|2009||Scrubs||Dr. Maddox||3 episodes|
|2009||Web Therapy||Serena DuVall||Web series; 3 episodes|
|2011||Web Therapy||Serena DuVall||Episode: "Psychic Analysis"|
|2011||Private Practice||Woman||Uncredited; Episode: "Step One"|
|2012||TalhotBlond||Amanda||Television film; also director and producer|
|2013||Go On||Talia||Episode: "Matchup Problems"|
|2013||Tripaholics||None||Television film; executive producer|
|2014–2016||Drunk History||Edith Wilson||2 episodes|
|2014–2017||Celebrity Name Game||Herself||14 episodes; also executive producer|
|2015||Barely Famous||Herself||Episode: "Favorite Socks"|
|2016||Charity Case||Hailey||Unsold pilot; also executive producer|
|2016||Running Wild with Bear Grylls||Herself||Episode: "Courteney Cox"|
|2017||Who Do You Think You Are?||Herself||Episode: "Courteney Cox"|
|2017||Off Camera with Sam Jones||Herself||Episode: "Courteney Cox"|
|2017||The Gong Show||Herself||Episode: "Will Arnett/Courteney Cox/Isla Fisher"|
|2018||Shameless||Jen Wagner||Episode: "Face It, You're Gorgeous"|
|2019–present||9 Months with Courteney Cox||Herself / Host||60 episodes; also creator and executive producer|
|2020||Modern Family||Herself||Episode: "The Prescott"|
|2020||Celebrity Escape Room||Herself||Red Nose Day special|
|2021||Friends: The Reunion||Herself||Television special; also executive producer|
|TBA||Shining Vale||Patricia "Pat" Phelps||Main role; also producer|
|TBA||Last Chance U||Brittany Wagner||Main role; also executive producer|
|1984||"Dancing in the Dark"||Bruce Springsteen||Young Woman|
|1995||"I'll Be There for You"||The Rembrandts||Monica Geller|
|1995||"Good Intentions"||Toad the Wet Sprocket||Woman|
|1996||"A Long December"||Counting Crows||Woman|
|2021||"Courteney Cox"||Connor Price||Herself|
Awards and honors
- 1995: Honored as the Female Discovery of the Year by the Golden Apple Awards.
- 2010: Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Women's Image Network.
- 2010: Honored with the Lucy Award by the Women in Film Crystal + Lucy Awards.
- "Celebrity Central / Top 25 Celebs: Courteney Cox". People. Archived from the original on April 8, 2014. Retrieved September 4, 2015.
- Rahman, Ray (June 14, 2013). "Monitor – Kate Winslet is expecting, Paris Jackson is recovering, Courtney Cox's birthday, and more". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved September 4, 2015.
- "Courteney Cox Biography (1920–)". filmreference.com=. NetIndustries, LLC. Archived from the original on November 9, 2013. Retrieved August 29, 2009.
- "hollywood.com". Cox's parents are Richard and Courtney Cox. Archived from the original on August 27, 2011. Retrieved August 29, 2009.
- "Mountain Brook one of 10 of the nation's wealthiest communities". Al.com. December 30, 2008. Archived from the original on June 29, 2012. Retrieved November 24, 2010.
- "hollywood.com". Cox's stepfather is Hunter Copeland, uncle of Ian Copeland. Archived from the original on August 27, 2011. Retrieved August 29, 2009.
- "movies.msn.com". Cox left college to pursue a career in modeling and acting. MSN. Archived from the original on August 27, 2011. Retrieved August 29, 2009.
- TLC (March 8, 2017). "Courteney Cox Discovers Royal Drama In Her Family Tree – Who Do You Think You Are?" – via YouTube.
- "Courteney Cox Learns Her Ancestors Were Kings and Kingslayers".
- "Courteney Cox: Somebody Would Have Been Screaming It from the Rooftops if We Had Been Royals – Ancestry Blog". blogs.ancestry.com.
- Bream, Jon (September 27, 2016). "In new memoir, Springsteen recalls opening Born in USA Tour in St. Paul". startribune.com. Star Tribune. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Magnes, Michael (April 30, 2013). ""Misfits of Science": The 80s TV Show That Only Courteney Cox Survived". The Awl. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Clements, Erin (March 22, 2017). "9 celebrities you may have forgotten appeared on 'Family Ties'". Today. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Hall, Gerrard (August 7, 2017). "Masters of the Universe Turns 30: Tales from the Set of the He-Man Movie". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- "Cocoon: The Return' Brings Back Respect For Older Citizens Movie Review". The Morning Call. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Ken Tucker. "The Trouble with Larry Review". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Crisafulli, Chuck (February 18, 1994). "It's Zany and Aces With Fans : Movies: 'Ace Ventura' with Jim Carrey has taken in $24.6 million, and is still going strong". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Griffin, Charlie (June 13, 2020). "Seinfeld: 5 Of Jerry's Girlfriends We'd Love To Date (& 5 We Wouldn't)". Screen Rant. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- "Friends (Music from the TV Series) by Various Artists on Apple Music". Apple Music. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Reiner, Andrew (November 2, 2009). "What You Didn't Know About Fallout 3". Game Informer. Retrieved July 27, 2021.
- Fair, Vanity. "The Oral History of Friends: Jennifer Aniston Almost Didn't Play Rachel Green". Vanity Fair. Archived from the original on May 25, 2014. Retrieved September 7, 2013.
- "Is 'Seinfeld' The Greatest Sitcom Ever?". Deadline Hollywood. December 3, 2012. Archived from the original on October 2, 2013. Retrieved September 30, 2013.
- "Hollywood's 100 Favorite TV Shows". The Hollywood Reporter. September 16, 2015. Archived from the original on July 17, 2019. Retrieved July 17, 2019.
- Guinness World Records 2005 (Special 50th anniversary ed.). New York City: Guinness World Records Ltd. 2004. p. 288. ISBN 978-1892051226. OCLC 56213857.
- "You'll never believe how much money the 'Friends' cast STILL earns today". USA TODAY. Archived from the original on April 5, 2018. Retrieved April 5, 2018.
- "Friends – Series 6 – Episodes 1–4: Jennifer Aniston, David Schwimmer, Matt Le Blanc, Lisa Kudrow, Matthew Perry, Courteney Cox, Gary Halvorson: Video". Amazon.co.uk. Archived from the original on June 28, 2011. Retrieved November 24, 2010.
- Hunter, Rob (October 12, 2019). "10 Most Consistently Good Horror Franchises". Film School Rejects. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- "Scream Movies at the Box Office". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on May 12, 2019. Retrieved February 2, 2019.
- Dietz, Jason (October 22, 2018). "Horror Movie Franchises, Ranked". Metacritic. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Adejobi, Alicia (May 19, 2020). "Scream 5 wouldn't work without Courteney Cox's legendary Gale Weathers". Metro. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- "David Arquette Proposed to Courteney Cox in the Boldest Way". In Style. October 31, 2019. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- "Courteney Cox on Saturday Night Live". NBC.com. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- "Courteney Cox List of Movies and TV Shows". TV Guide. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- "Courteney Cox and David Arquette to "Mix It Up" on WE: Women's Entertainment". AMC Networks. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- "Coulda Been a Contender", slide 7 of 14. AOL Television. Retrieved December 21, 2009.
- Mills, Nancy. ""Dramatic turn for Courteney"". New York Daily News. Archived from the original on May 25, 2006. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Schwarzbaum, Lisa (March 17, 2020). "The Longest Yard". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- "Barnyard (2006)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- "Friends: The Movie on the cards? The big screen remake of Friends is set to go ahead, according to reports". The Daily Telegraph. London. July 2, 2008. Archived from the original on September 21, 2010. Retrieved April 30, 2010.
- Bianco, Robert (January 1, 2007). "FX makes a mess with drab 'Dirt'". USA Today. Archived from the original on November 9, 2013. Retrieved June 20, 2013.
- "Courteney Cox's Show 'Dirt' Canceled" Archived November 2, 2012, at the Wayback Machine "FoxNews.com" June 10, 2008 Retrieved June 10, 2008
- "Exclusive: Courteney Cox Checks into Scrubs" Archived February 17, 2009, at the Wayback Machine "EW.com" July 9, 2008 Retrieved July 9, 2008
- Ebert, Roger (December 23, 2008). "Skeeter saves the day, the hotel, and the girl, all by lights out". Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- "Streamy Award Nominations 2010". 2010. Retrieved November 11, 2011.
- Courteney Cox Bringing Sexy Back to Cougar Town Archived March 3, 2014, at the Wayback Machine" TV Guide. October 30, 2008. Retrieved on October 31, 2008;
- "Retrieved on April 3, 2009". Comedycentric.com. March 2, 2009. Archived from the original on April 16, 2009. Retrieved November 24, 2010.
- "44-year-old Courteney Cox Arquette goes on the prowl while shooting the pilot for her potential ABC comedy, "Cougartown." ... – omg! photos on Yahoo!". Omg.yahoo.com. March 19, 2009. Archived from the original on July 18, 2011. Retrieved November 24, 2010.
- Andreeva, Nellie (May 10, 2014). "TBS Renews 'Cougar Town' For Sixth & Final Season". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Swift, Andy (November 6, 2014). "Cougar Town's Final Season Premiere Date Revealed in New Music Video". TV Line. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- "Courteney Cox". Celeb Archive. Archived from the original on July 6, 2013.
- Gray, Brandon (April 15, 2011). "Weekend Briefing: 'Scream 4,' 'Rio' Set to Perk Up Box Office". Box Office Mojo. Amazon.com. Archived from the original on August 5, 2011. Retrieved April 17, 2011.
- Cooper, Jackie K. (June 25, 2012). "Review: Talhotblond, Directed By Courteney Cox". HuffingtonPost.com. Archived from the original on October 17, 2012. Retrieved June 23, 2012.
- Chang, Justin (April 26, 2015). "Film Review: 'Just Before I Go'". Variety. Retrieved February 19, 2021.
- Takeda, Allison (April 27, 2014). "Courteney Cox Gushes About Boyfriend Johnny McDaid: "He Supports Me in Every Way"". Us Weekly. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Brow, Jason (April 21, 2015). "'Friends' Reunion: Jennifer Aniston & Courteney Cox Hug On Red Carpet". Hollywood Life. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Montgomery, Daniel (March 22, 2017). "Courteney Cox FINALLY nominated for an Emmy: Best Game Show for 'Celebrity Name Game'". Gold Derby. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Sneider, Jeff (July 8, 2015). "Courteney Cox, 'Devious Maids' Star Roselyn Sanchez Join Indie Drama 'Mothers Day'". thewrap.com. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Petski, Denise (December 20, 2018). "Courteney Cox's '9 Months' Gets January Premiere Date On Facebook Watch". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- Ausiello, Michael (October 25, 2019). "Modern Family Recruits Courteney Cox to Guest Star as Courteney Cox". TVLine.
- "'Friends' Reunion Special Delayed at HBO Max". The Hollywood Reporter.
- "Courteney Cox Scores First Emmy Nomination for 'Friends,' Almost Two Decades After Show Ends". Variety.
- Andreeva, Nellie (July 11, 2019). "Courteney Cox To Star In & Exec Produce 'Last Chance U' Scripted Series In Works At Spectrum Originals; Michael Strahan To EP". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 2, 2020.
- Andreeva, Nellie (February 28, 2020). "Courteney Cox To Headline Starz's 'Shining Vale' Horror Comedy Pilot From Sharon Horgan, Jeff Astrof & Kapital, Dearbhla Walsh To Direct". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
- D'Alessandro, Anthony (July 31, 2020). "'Scream': Courteney Cox Reprising Her Role As News Reporter Gale Weathers In Spyglass Media Group & Paramount Relaunch". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 1, 2020.
- Miska, Brad (August 28, 2020). "Relaunch of 'Scream' Slashing Into Theaters on January 14, 2022!". BloodyDisgusting. Retrieved August 28, 2020.
- Kroll, Justin (June 24, 2020). "New Scream Movie From Spyglass Media Will Be Released by Paramount (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved June 24, 2020.
- "Courteney Cox of 'Friends' Weds David Arquette". Associated Press. June 13, 1999. Retrieved September 2, 2018 – via LA Times.
- "Friends and Lovers". people.com. Retrieved September 2, 2018.
- "Courteney Cox Welcomes a Baby Girl". People. June 13, 2004. Archived from the original on October 26, 2012. Retrieved June 12, 2012.
- MIddle name per Arquette divorce filing PDF at "David Arquette Files for Divorce from Courteney Cox". TMZ. June 12, 2012. Retrieved June 12, 2012.
- "Moono.com". Jennifer Aniston is Coco Arquette's godmother. Archived from the original on June 24, 2012. Retrieved March 2, 2007.
- Silverman, Stephen M. "Courteney Cox Reveals Postpartum Depression", People, July 21, 2005 Archived November 9, 2013, at the Wayback Machine
- "Cox and Arquette reveal separation – mirror.co.uk". Daily Mirror. UK. October 12, 2010. Archived from the original on January 25, 2012. Retrieved October 12, 2010.
- Wilson, Anamaria (March 15, 2011). "Courteney Cox Opens Up: The Interview". Harper's Bazaar. Archived from the original on October 8, 2013. Retrieved June 12, 2012.
- "Did You Know This About Courteney Cox?". The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Archived from the original on April 5, 2012. Retrieved June 10, 2010.
- "David Arquette files for divorce from Courteney Cox". Reuters. June 12, 2012. Archived from the original on November 9, 2013. Retrieved June 12, 2012.
- Oldenburg, Ann (May 29, 2013). "Courteney Cox, David Arquette divorce is finalized". USA Today. Archived from the original on June 29, 2013. Retrieved May 29, 2013.
- "Courtney Cox dating Snow Patrol rocker Johnny McDaid as couple look loved-up on Christmas date". Daily Mirror. Archived from the original on April 2, 2014. Retrieved April 22, 2014.
- Tauber, Michelle (June 26, 2014). "Courteney Cox Engaged to Johnny McDaid – Snow Patrol, Couples, Engagements, Courteney Cox". People. Retrieved August 16, 2014.
- Corinthios, Aurelie (January 29, 2019). "Courteney Cox Talks Ending Her Engagement to Johnny McDaid — and Reunites with Lisa Kudrow!". People. Retrieved September 6, 2020.
- "Budokon: the new craze". March 12, 2006.
- "Karate-Chopping Yoga: Richmond's Next Craze?". Style Weekly.
- "David Arquette Wrestling Doc 'You Cannot Kill David Arquette' in the Works". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved March 18, 2020.
- Harnick, Chris (May 6, 2020). "Can Ben Stiller, Adam Scott, Lisa Kudrow and Courteney Cox Get Out of the Celebrity Escape Room?". E News. Retrieved May 21, 2020.
- Andreeva, Nellie; Petski, Denise (February 21, 2020). "'Friends' Reunion Special Officially A Go At HBO Max With Cast Returning". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 24, 2020.
- "Golden Apple Awards (1995)". IMDb. Retrieved October 2, 2018.
- "Women's Image Network Awards (2010)". IMDb. Retrieved October 2, 2018.
- "Jennifer Aniston makes low-key appearance to support best friend Courteney at awards". hellomagazine.com. June 2, 2010. Retrieved February 6, 2019.
- "The 2nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards | Screen Actors Guild Awards". www.sagawards.org. Retrieved August 13, 2019.
- "1st Annual TV Awards (1996-97) - Online Film & Television Association". Retrieved August 13, 2019.
- "2nd Annual TV Awards (1997-98) - Online Film & Television Association". Retrieved August 13, 2019.
- "3rd Annual TV Awards (1998-99) - Online Film & Television Association". Retrieved August 13, 2019.
- "The 5th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards | Screen Actors Guild Awards". www.sagawards.org. Retrieved August 13, 2019.
- "4th Annual TV Awards (1999-2000) - Online Film & Television Association". Retrieved August 13, 2019.
- "The 6th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards | Screen Actors Guild Awards". www.sagawards.org. Retrieved August 13, 2019.
- "5th Annual TV Awards (2000-01) - Online Film & Television Association". Archived from the original on November 14, 2016. Retrieved August 13, 2019.
- "The 7th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards | Screen Actors Guild Awards". www.sagawards.org. Retrieved August 13, 2019.
- "The 8th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards | Screen Actors Guild Awards". www.sagawards.org. Retrieved August 13, 2019.
- "The 9th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards | Screen Actors Guild Awards". www.sagawards.org. Retrieved August 13, 2019.
- "The 10th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards | Screen Actors Guild Awards". www.sagawards.org. Retrieved August 13, 2019.
- "Winners & Nominees 2010". www.goldenglobes.com. Retrieved August 13, 2019.