Courteney Cox recently turned 57. Let's have a look at the actor's diverse filmography.
We all know her as Monica Geller, but Courteney Cox has had an impressive filmography outside her popular sitcom Friends, to boast. The star who turned 57 recently has been a popular name in show business for decades, giving us some unforgettable performances. Dipping her toes into genres like comedy, horror and drama, Cox has left no stone unturned to entertain her fans. Irrespective of the project's performance, Cox has always stood out with her exceptional talent, wooing fans over and over again. To celebrate the star here are some of Courteney Cox's best movies and shows that you can stream now:
Being a recurring cast member throughout the Scream franchise, Cox has been an incredible force in the movie series. Apart from all the films of the franchise, it was the second instalment that stood out the most. With high ratings and positive reviews, it is one of Cox's best movies. Blending in scary sequences with bouts of humour, Cox proved to be a tremendous entertainer in this film.
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
A comedy thriller starring Jim Carry alongside Courteney Cox, the movie is an entertaining watch. Carry plays the role of a pet detective in the movie trying to find a kidnapped dolphin mascot of the Miami Dolphins Football team. Courteney Cox, playing the role of Miami Dolphins publicist, hires Carry to find the missing dolphin.
Released 11 years after the third instalment of the franchise, the movie proved that the entertainment quotient of this film never seems to die down. A great example of a good franchise brought back to life with respect, we saw the return of several original cast members. One of those was Courteney Cox who has been playing one of the main characters throughout the franchise and coming back for a fourth instalment, she did not disappoint.
Another American sitcom series that Cox starred in other than Friends, Cougar Town is an engaging show. Running successfully for six seasons, this comedy series revolves around Cox's character, Jules, a recently divorced mother who has to face the harsh realities of dating in a world obsessed with youth and beauty. Her journey towards self-discovery with a tinge of humour, Cox's performance has been incredible throughout the show.
The family comedy-drama film stars Cox in a crucial role. The movie revolves around the ordinary lives of a hotel handyman and his niece and nephew. The handyman narrates bedtime stories to his nephew every night, but their lives magically turn around when one day, the handyman's bedtime stories magically come true.
The Scream franchise is Cox's most popular movie. Setting the legacy for the entire franchise, Scream had to be on this list. The incredibly popular horror movie of the 90s, Scream will blow you away. Exceptionally good in her portrayal of Ghostface in the franchise, Cox keeps the audiences hooked. Playing Ghostface a.k.a Gale Weathers, a fame-hungry news reporter following the killing closely, ending up getting involved in chaos because of that, Cox's performance is a treat for fans.