Jennifer Aniston is a popular American actress. She was born February 11, 1969 and is currently 46 years old. Both of her parents were actors, her father had a role on the popular soap opera Days of Our Lives and her mother was on both The Wild Wild West and The Beverly Hillbillies. She discovered acting at the age of 11 at the Waldorf school, which sparked her to enroll and graduate from Manhattan’s Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. Aniston gained her popularity after playing Rachel Green on the sitcom Friends. For this role, she earned a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Rachel Green was named one of the 100 greatest female TV characters of all time. In addition to her TV popularity, she has also starred in several very acclaimed romantic comedies. Aniston has her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Her acting career began in 1988 and she remains just as popular and influential.