About Courteney Cox

Education is an integral part of life. One needs education in every step of life. Education plays a vital role in enhancing the knowledge of a person. It guides one to take the right decision. It gives wisdom to the people.  


Moreover, it’s also believed that earning an education is more significant than focusing on which stream of education. Every stream of education plays a vital role in society. There is also a belief that one doesn’t have to remain in the same field as per your study. For example, a biotechnology graduate doesn’t need to be part of a biotechnology company but he can pursue the profession as per his interest. It’s all about being happy in the profession in which you are.

Likewise, Courteney Cox was a student of architecture who found happiness in acting than in architecture. So, she left her study in the middle. People know her for her role in the world-famous series “Cougar Town”, “Friends” and “Scream.” She has been contributing to the industry for a lot of years.

Quick Info
Full NameCourteney Bass Cox
Date of BirthJune 15, 1964
Birth PlaceBirmingham, Alabama, U.S.
Parent(s)Richard Lewis Cox (Father)
Courteney Copeland (Mother)
OccupationActress, producer, director
Spouse(s)/Partner(s)Michael Keaton (1989–1995)
David Arquette
​(m. 1999; div. 2013)
Johnny McDaid (2013–present)
Net WorthUS $150 Million


Early Life

Courteney Copeland gave birth to Courteney in Birmingham, Alabama in the US on 15th June 1964. Her father was Richard Lewis Cox. He was a businessman. Courteney grew up with elder brother Richard Jr. and two sisters Dorothy and Virginia.



Courteney Cox completed her school education from “Mountain Brook High School.” Later, she joined “Mountain Vernon College” for studying Architecture in Washington, D.C. But she left the college for pursuing a full-time career in acting.

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The official acting career of Courteney Cox started from TV Series “As The World Turns” in 1984. She was also part of TV series like “Misfits of Science” and TV movies like “Curiosity Kills”, “Sylvan in Paradise”, and “I’ll home for Christmas.”


Then, after three years, in 1987, she began her official film career from the movie “Down Twisted.” She was also part of the TV Series like “Family Ties.” Then she was seen in a lot of movies. “Masters of the Universe”(1987), ” Cocoon: The Return” (1988), “Mr.Destiny” (1990) and “Ace Ventura: The Pet Detective”(1994) were some of the movies. 


The year 1994 brought the milestone career of her life. Courteney Cox got the main role of the TV Series “Friends.” The audience and critics loved her performance in the series. She got a lot of nominations and awards for the series. The female stars of the series were able to hold a Guinness Book World Records of highest-paid TV actresses of all time. In the last two episodes of the TV series, the state was paid $1 million per episode. 


The two years after she appeared in “Friends”, she got the opportunity of establishing her name as a movie actress. She appeared in an important role in the movie “Scream” in 1996. The movie got great reviews from the critics and was also became a commercially successful movie. Then, her appearance in the sequel of the movie “Sequel 2” left the same impression in the mind of people and the critics. It also became a commercially successful movie. 

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Likewise, Courteney appeared in a major role in the movie “The Runner” in 2000. It was a crime thriller. The same year she became part of the third part of “Scream” titling “Scream3.” It became commercially successful and got mixed reviews.

But she was also part of a commercially and critically flop movie “300 Miles to Graceland” in 2001. It was an adventure crime film. She was also part of the movies like “Get Well Soon” and “The Shrink Is In” in the same year. Then, she did a psychological thriller movie “November” in 2004. 


Then, Courteney Cox appeared in the role of an executive producer for TV series and TV movies in 2004. She was an executive producer for “Mix It Up”, ” Dirt Squirrel”, “The Midnightly News” and “Talk Show Diaries.” She was in the same role for the TV Series “Daisy Does America.”


Between 2009 and 2015, Courteney Cox became the part of a situational comedy. It was full of mixed reviews and was even criticized for being vulgar. But her role got recognition. She got the “Golden Derby Award” for her acting and also got nominations for the Golden Globe Award for the category of “Best Performance by an Actress in a Musical or Comedy” and “Women’s Image Network Award for Actress Comedy series. 


Courteney was a guest judge for the ” The Gong Show” in 2017. She was part of a documentary called “You Cannot Kill David Arquette.” 


Personal life/Relationship

Courteney Cox had a number of relationships while finding her best match. She has dated Michael Keaton, Ian Copeland, and Adam Duritz. But things didn’t work as expected. Then, she tied the knot. with David Arquette on 12th June 1999. The couple got a gift of their relation to inform their daughter Coco in 2004. They were found to be separated in 2010 and they officially divorced in 2013. 

Then she dated Snow Patrol singer Johnny McDaid. And they did engagement in 2014. They had problems in their relationship in 2015 and have to face separation. But everything was back on track between the couple in April 2016.


Social Media

Courteney Cox is quite active in social media platforms. She has an Instagram page with her name @courteneycoxofficial with 10 million followers, and with the name of  “Courtney Cox” on Twitter with 1.3 M followers.

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Net Worth

Courteney Cox has been part of the acting industry for more than three decades. She has been part of movies, TV series, executive producer and TV films. According go our evaluation and celebritynetworth.net, she has an approximate net worth of $150 million.


Nutshell Bio

The full name of Courteney is Courteney Bas Cox. Her current age is 56 years. Her Nationality is America and ethnicity is English, Irish, Welsh, Scottish, German and distant Swedish. She has blue eyes and brown hair. She has a height of 5 feet 7 inches.