The Untold Truth Of Jennifer Aniston
May 06 2020
Jennifer Aniston enjoyed ten seasons as Rachel Green on Friends. After the series ended, she launched a successful movie career, becoming one of the most famous people on the planet. But there's still plenty to learn about the beloved actress. Here are some things you may not know about Jennifer Aniston.
One unexpected byproduct of Friends' success was the popularity of the hairstyle worn by Aniston's character, a 'do that came to be known as "the Rachel." The look was created by stylist Chris McMillan, who told The Telegraph that he advised Aniston to grow, highlight, and experiment with her hair when he first met her. He chopped off some length and added layers, ultimately creating one of the most iconic haircuts of the time.
But Aniston was not as enamored with her hair as the rest of the world was. She told Allure in 2011,
"I love Chris, and he's the bane of my existence at the same time because he started that damn Rachel, which was not my best look...It was the ugliest haircut I've ever seen."
It was also difficult to maintain. Calling the hairstyle "cringe-y," Aniston told Glamour that she couldn't do it on her own without McMillan working his magic. She quipped,
"Left to my own devices, I am not skilled with a hairbrush and blow-dryer." Keep watching to learn The Untold Truth Of Jennifer Aniston!
"The Rachel" | 0:18
Jennifer on Stern | 1:11
Dad's advice | 2:18
Before acting | 3:09
NBC's plan | 4:07
Saturday Night Live | 5:13
Fear of water | 6:21
Dyslexia struggle | 7:13
Leprechaun days | 8:07
Mayer and Twitter | 9:04
Return to TV | 9:55