Courteney Bass Cox 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.
Born Courteney Bass Cox
June 15, 1964 (age 49) Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
Occupation Actress, producer, director
Years active 1984–present
Spouse(s) David Arquette (m. 1999–2013)