Jennifer Aniston Opens Up About ‘Friends’ Revival Series
2. The cast could have been much different
Before Matthew Perry got the gig for the role of Chandler, Jon Favreau and Jon Cryer also made it to the last round.
Courteney Cox became famous before the show premiered thanks to her breakout in Bruce Springsteen’s “Dancing in the dark” music video. The Friends producers actually saw Cox playing Rachel, but she insisted to get the role of Monica because of her “strong” character.