Courteney Cox Biography (1964-)

Full name, Courteney Bass Cox; born June 15, 1964, in Birmingham, AL; daughter of Richard Lewis (a contractor) and Courteney (maiden name, Bass-Copland) Cox; married David Arquette (an actor), June 12, 1999. Addresses: Agent: Creative Artists Agency, 9830 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90212-1825;William Morris Agency, 151 El Camino Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212.; Manager:Brillstein-Grey Entertainment, 9150 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 350, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.; Publicist: Baker Winokur Ryder NY, 909 Third Ave., 10th Floor, New York, NY 10022.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
June 15, 1964
Birmingham, Alabama, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • (Film debut) Tarah, Down Twisted, Cannon, 1986
  • Julie Winston, Masters of the Universe, Cannon, 1987
  • Sara, Cocoon: The Return, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1988
  • Jewel Jagger, Mr. Destiny, Buena Vista, 1990
  • Lisa Roberts, Blue Desert (also known as Silent Victim), Academy Home Entertainment, 1991
  • Kathleen, Shaking the Tree, Castle Hill, 1992
  • Carrie Davenport, The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them, Miramax, 1993
  • Melissa Robinson, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Warner Bros., 1994
  • Gale Weathers, Scream, Miramax/Dimension Films, 1996
  • Rachel Luce, Commandments, Universal/Gramercy, 1997
  • Gale Weathers, Scream 2, Miramax/Dimension Films, 1997
  • Karina, The Runner, First Look Pictures Releasing, 1999
  • (As Courteney Cox Arquette) Gale Weathers, Scream 3, Dimension Films, 1999
  • Samantha, The Shrink Is In, New City Releasing, 2000
  • Cybil Waingrow, 3,000 Miles to Graceland, Warner Bros., 2001
  • Lily, Get Well Soon, Lions Gate Films, 2001
  • Alice Chesterman, Alien Love Triangle (also known as Light Years), Dimension Films, 2002
  • Film Work
  • Executive producer, The Shrink Is In, New City Releasing, 2000
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Bunny, As the World Turns, CBS, 1984
  • Gloria Dinallo, Misfits of Science, NBC, 1985-1986
  • Lauren Miller, Family Ties, NBC, 1987-1989
  • Gabriella Easden, The Trouble with Larry (also known as My First Husband), CBS, 1993
  • Monica E. Geller, Friends (also known as Friends Like Us),NBC, 1994-
  • Episodic
  • Marion Kerby, Topper, 1983
  • "Pick a Hero, Any Hero," Code Name: Foxfire, NBC, 1985
  • "Dare Devil," The Love Boat, ABC, 1986
  • Carol Bannister, "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2," Murder,She Wrote, CBS, 1986
  • Late Night with David Letterman, 1987
  • The Tonight Show, NBC, 1988
  • Late Night with David Letterman, 1989
  • Princess Lucy, "Oafs Overboard," Morton & Hayes, 1991
  • Alisha, "Come and Knock on Our Door ... ," Dream On, HBO, 1992
  • Meryl, "The Wife," Seinfeld, NBC, 1994
  • "Larry's Big Idea," The Larry Sanders Show, HBO, 1995
  • Late Show with David Letterman, 1995
  • Host, Saturday Night Live, 1995
  • Voice of Emerald Salt Pork, "The Three Little Pigs," Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child, HBO, 1995
  • TFI Friday, 1997
  • The Entertainment Business, Bravo, 1998
  • (As Courteney Cox Arquette), WCW Monday Nitro, 2000
  • Pilots
  • Gloria Dinallo, Misfits of Science, 1985
  • Lucy, Sylvan in Paradise, NBC, 1986
  • Movies
  • (Uncredited) Flight attendant, Code Name: Foxfire (also known as Slay It Again, Sam), 1985
  • Hana Wyshocki, If It's Tuesday, It Still Must Be Belgium, NBC, 1987
  • Nora Bundy, I'll Be Home for Christmas, NBC, 1988
  • Jacquie Kimberly, Roxanne: The Prize Pulitzer (also known as The Roxanne Pulitzer Story), NBC, 1989
  • Gwen Hartwick, Curiosity Kills (also known as Curiosity Killedthe Cat), USA Network, 1990
  • Katherine, Battling for Baby (also known as Spoiled Rotten), CBS, 1992
  • Topper, 1992
  • Emmy O'Connor, Sketch Artist II: Hands That See (also known as A Feel for Murder and Sketch Artist II), Showtime, 1995
  • Miniseries
  • Marie-Frederique "Freddy" de Lancel, Judith Krantz's "Till We Meet Again" (also known as Till We Meet Again), CBS, 1989
  • Specials
  • Inside "Family Ties": Behind the Scenes of a Hit, PBS, 1988
  • Comic Relief VII, HBO, 1995
  • People Yearbook '95, CBS, 1995
  • Behind the Laughs: The Untold Stories of Television's Favorite Comedies, Fox, 1998
  • Saturday Night Live: The Best of Adam Sandler, 1999
  • Host, 100 Greatest Women of Rock and Roll, VH1, 1999
  • The Teen Choice Awards 2000, Fox, 2000
  • Monica Geller, Friends: The Stuff You've Never Seen, NBC, 2001
  • Scream: The E! True Hollywood Story, E! Entertaiment, 2001
  • NBC 75th Anniversary Special (also known as NBC 75th Anniversary Celebration), NBC, 2002
  • Awards Presentations
  • Presenter, The 16th Annual CableACE Awards, TNT, 1995
  • Host, The 1995 MTV Awards, MTV, 1995
  • Presenter, The 47th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, Fox, 1995
  • Presenter, The 21st Annual People's Choice Awards, CBS, 1995
  • Presenter, The 53rd Annual Golden Globe Awards, NBC, 1996
  • Presenter, The 1998 VH1 Fashion Awards, VH1, 1998
  • Presenter, 1998 MTV Movie Awards, MTV, 1998
  • Presenter, The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, Fox, 1999
  • Presenter, The 54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, NBC, 2002
  • Stage Appearances
  • Dunreath Henry, King of Hearts, Tiffany Theatre, 1989
  • RECORDINGS
  • Videos
  • "Dancing in the Dark," Bruce Springsteen: Video Anthology, 1978-1988
  • Music Videos
  • Also appeared in the music videos "Dancing in the Dark" by Bruce Springstreen, 1984; "A Long December" by the Counting Crows; "I'll Be There for You"by the Rembrandts.

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Books
    • Before They Were Famous, General Publishing Group
    Periodicals
    • Ladies Home Journal, January, 1996, p. 94
    • Los Angeles, April, 1989, p. 138
    • Marie Claire, November, 2002, pp. 84-90
    • People Weekly, November 27, 1995, p. 100; October 19, 1998, p. 128
    • Redbook, June, 2002
    • Us, February, 1996

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