Jennifer Aniston received the icon award at the People’s Choice Awards 2019 on Sunday. She received this award from her close friend, Adam Sandler who happened to be her co-star in the ‘Murder Mystery’. Sandler introduced Jennifer as “an incredible, caring role model with the biggest heart.” She added, “She’s exactly the way you think she is, everybody.”
Jennifer was overwhelmed to receive the award. She thanked Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matthew Perry, Matt LeBlanc and David Schwimmer including the audience for all their love and support.
The actress expressed her gratitude by endowing special Thanks to the show F.R.I.E.N.D.S and stating it as ‘Gift of a Lifetime’. She added, “If I have any claim to this word ‘icon,’ it’s only because I was able to be on an iconic show, with an iconic cast, and an iconic haircut. Friends was true — it was the gift of a lifetime, and I would not be standing up here without that amazing show, without those amazing five other actors, and with an audience who stuck with us … You believed in us, you really did, and you believed in those very impossibly large apartments.”
Jennifer has made a come-back on TV with The Morning Show’ along with her Friends co-star Reese Witherspoon. They play news anchors in the show. Reese and Jennifer played sisters on F.R.I.EN.D.S.
Jennifer is the fastest person to reach 1 million followers on Instagram in just five hours. She made her debut on Instagram by posting a selfie with her F.R.I.E.N.D.S co-stars.
F.R.I.E.N.D.S is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year.