Monica Geller is an obsessive compulsive cleaner and chef. Her brother is Ross Geller and has been best friends with Rachel Green since high school (although they did have a break just after high school). She eventually marries Ross’ best friend from college, Chandler Bing.
Portrayed by Courtney Cox Arquette.
Born in Mountain Brook, Alabama and now resides in Los Angeles.
Her birth date is June 15th.
Courteney Cox Arquette’s talent for both dramatic and comedic acting has made her a favorite of fans. In addition to her starring role as Monica Geller Bing on the worldwide hit comedy “Friends”, Cox Arquette has starred opposite Kevin Costner and Kurt Russell in the film “3000 Miles to Graceland” and as television reporter Gale Weathers in Wes Craven’s “Scream” trilogy, opposite Neve Campbell and Cox Arquette’s ex-husband, David Arquette.
Cox Arquette’s other feature credits include “Ace Ventura: Pet Detective”, opposite Jim Carrey; “Commandments”, “Blue Desert”, “Cocoon: The Return”, “Mr. Destiny”, “The Rules of the Game” and “Alien Love Triangle” opposite Kenneth Branagh and directed by Danny Boyle.
Cox Arquette and her ex-husband are creators and executive producers of the new home-themed series “Mix It Up”, which is inspired by their own decorating dilemmas. Before “Friends”, Cox Arquette’s most memorable television roles included a recurring turn as Lauren, Alex P. Keaton’s girlfriend on “Family Ties” and, as a teenager, a star-struck fan hauled on stage by Bruce Springsteen in his “Dancing in the Dark” video. Her other television credits include “The Trouble with Larry” and guest-starring parts on “Murder, She Wrote”, “Seinfeld”, “Dream On”, “Hands That See” and “The Larry Sanders Show”.
Born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama, Cox Arquette moved to New York City after her graduation from high school and was subsequently signed by the Ford modeling agency. Soon, she was appearing in magazines, television commercials and music videos. In 1995, as a cast member of “Friends,” Cox Arquette was Peoplemagazine’s 1995 cover girl for the 50 Most Beautiful People issue.
Cox Arquette, wanted to be an architect while growing up and in her spare time enjoys remodeling and decorating homes.