TMZ

Our TV Shows

Got a Tip?

Call TMZ at (888) 847-9869 or Click Here

Courteney Cox

Courteney Bass Cox (born June 15, 1964) is an American actress, producer and director. She is best known for her roles as Monica Geller on the NBC sitcom Friends, Gale Weathers in the horror series Scream, and as Jules Cobb in the ABC/TBS sitcom Cougar Town, for which she earned her first Golden Globe nomination. Cox also starred in the FX series Dirt. She owns a production company, called Coquette Productions, which was created by herself and then-husband David Arquette. Cox has also worked as a director on Cougar Town and the television movie Talhotblond. Courteney Cox was raised in Mountain Brook, Alabama, a suburb of Birmingham, the daughter of businessman Richard Lewis Cox (January 28, 1931 – September 3, 2001) and his wife Courteney (née Bass, later Copeland). She has two older sisters, Virginia and Dottie, 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). After graduating from Mountain Brook High School, Cox left for Mount Vernon College in Washington, D.C., but did not complete her architecture course, opting instead to pursue a career in

LATEST STORIES
  
Sheryl Crow & Courteney Cox -- Friends for Life

Sheryl Crow & Courteney Cox
Friends for Life

Two days after Sheryl Crow announced she has a benign brain tumor, the singer received some much-needed support from one of her closest friends ... Courteney Cox. Crow was leaving her L.A. gym… READ MORE >

David Arquette -- 1 Year Sober, Parties with Courteney Cox

David Arquette
1 Year Sober, Parties with Courteney Cox

Proving they are the happiest separated couple in Hollywood, David Arquette celebrated his first full year of sobriety by eating dinner with Courteney Cox at Mr. Chow in Beverly Hills last… READ MORE >

- 919 days ago
Ex-Arquette Mistress Was SHOPPING Own Sex Tape

Ex-Arquette Mistress Was SHOPPING Own Sex Tape

The chick David Arquette nailed during his break from Courteney Cox couldn't have been too "shocked" when her sex tape went public ... because she had been SHOPPING IT herself for months!! Sources… READ MORE >

- 1096 days ago
Brad Pitt -- Hanging with Jen Aniston's BFF??

Brad Pitt -- Hanging with Jen Aniston's BFF??

Brad Pitt went behind enemy lines -- hanging in the same restaurant as his ex Jennifer Aniston's BFF ... Courteney Cox. You know what that means, right? Right? Check out TMZ on TV -- click here to… READ MORE >

- 1165 days ago
Courteney Cox -- David ALWAYS Tried To Sex Me

Courteney Cox:
David ALWAYS Tried To Sex Me

Courteney Cox just crashed the Howard Stern show this morning ... while her estranged husband David Arquette was in the studio ... and admitted there were problems with the marriage because David… READ MORE >

- 1186 days ago
Neve vs. Courteney: Who'd You Rather?

Neve vs. Courteney
Who'd You Rather?

"Scream" queens Neve Campbell, 37, and Courteney Cox, 46, were all smiles at the horror franchise's latest premiere in L.A. on Monday.Question is ... READ MORE >

- 1187 days ago
Courteney Cox Beach Drama -- Ignorance is Bliss

Courteney Cox Beach Drama -- Ignorance is Bliss

Courteney Cox (who recently split with hubby David Arquette) vacations in the Caribbean with one of her hot male co-stars -- and a TMZ staffer fails to even notice the guy in the picture? Naah,… READ MORE >

- 1200 days ago
Courteney Cox & Co-Star Take the Plunge

Courteney Cox & Co-Star Take the Plunge

Courteney Cox and her "Cougar Town" co-star Josh Hopkins took a dip yesterday in St. Bart's. The "Cougar" stars have been rumored to be hooking up for over a month.It's pretty clear -- Josh likes… READ MORE >

- 1201 days ago
Courteney & David Arquette -- Malibu Rendezvous

Courteney & David Arquette -- Malibu Rendezvous

Estranged couple Courteney Cox and David Arquette put aside their differences when they met up yesterday in Malibu.The couple separated back in October 2010, but neither side has filed for divorce. READ MORE >

- 1211 days ago
David Arquette -- I Tried Booze When I Was Four

David Arquette -- I Tried Booze When I Was Four

David Arquette says he first tasted alcohol when he was just 4 years old ... and started hitting the bottle hard by the time he was 12. Arquette opened up about his alcohol issues while taping an… READ MORE >

- 1235 days ago

Around The Web