On Monday, actress Courteney Cox was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, surrounded by her loved ones, including Jennifer Aniston and Lisa Kudrow. The three actresses, best known for their roles in the beloved sitcom "Friends," were overjoyed to celebrate Cox's achievements and their lasting bond.
Celebrating a Legacy of Friendship and Support
In a touching post on her Instagram profile, Aniston wrote, "Very proud of our girl @courteneycoxofficial today. I love these women with literally every ounce of my heart and soul.
@lisakudrow and I were on a cloud being able to celebrate her and her incredible achievements ??."
During the star unveiling ceremony, Aniston spoke on behalf of herself and Kudrow, saying, "To be friends with Courteney is to be family with Courteney, and she is responsible for all of that." Aniston also reflected on the impact Cox had on her life and career, saying, "[Courteney] instilled into all of us, into our DNA, to support each other and to love one another, and that actors need to support and love one another, not compete with one another.
Those wise, wise words have stayed with me – I learned them as a young 20-something-year-old actor and that really set me on my path as a young woman and being able to create relationships that I cherish to this very day."Kudrow echoed Aniston's sentiments, saying, "I really believe that it was that, and Courteney doing that, that really set us up to become one of the closest, most loving and supportive casts in, I’ll say it, the history of television." She added, "We just want to say that we’re deeply, deeply proud to know you."
A Tribute to Family and Loved Ones
In her speech, Cox thanked her partner, Snow Patrol singer Johnny McDaid, and paid a special tribute to her daughter Coco.
Addressing her daughter, she said, "It’s not easy to grow up in this business, and I just want you to know you shine and you shine in your own unique light. I love you so much, I’m so proud of you. I’m proud to be your mom." The reunion of Cox, Aniston, and Kudrow serves as a reminder of the lasting impact "Friends" has had on popular culture and the bond that the actresses have formed over the years. With the recent news of a reunion special, fans are eager to see what the future holds for the beloved "Friends" cast.