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List of Courteney Cox Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Scream (1996)
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Scream
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The life of people in an otherwise peaceful Californian town goes awry when a masked killer goes around claiming victims. Sidney Prescott, a high school student whose mother was murdered just a year before, becomes the next target but escapes. A reporter and the town’s deputy sheriff investigate the case to figure out the real killer who appears obsessed with horror films trivia.

As:
Cast
Director:
Wes Craven
Genres:
Horror, Mystery
Star Cast:
Drew Barrymore, Roger Jackson, Kevin Patrick Walls, David Booth, Carla Hatley
2. Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)
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Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
PG-13
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Ace Ventura, a private detective specialising in finding lost animals, is assigned to find Snowflake, a bottlenose dolphin that is the aquatic mascot of the Miami Dolphins. With the Super Bowl close, the wacky Ventura has to move quickly to find the mascot and also deal with a murder and a kidnapping.

As:
Cast
Role:
Melissa Robinson
Director:
Tom Shadyac
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jim Carrey, Sean Young, Tone Loc, Dan Marino
3. The Longest Yard (2005)
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The Longest Yard
PG-13
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Disgraced former NFL quarterback Paul Crewe lands in prison and is coerced by corrupt Warden Rudolf Hazen to form a beatable football team consisting of inmates. Crewe must unite the inmates if they are to survive brutality at the hands of the guards and win a game against Hazen’s own team of prison guards. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Segal
Genres:
Comedy, Sport, Crime
Star Cast:
Burt Reynolds, Chris Rock, Adam Sandler, Rob Schneider, Nelly
4. Just Before I Go (2014)
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Just Before I Go
R
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1
As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Courteney Cox
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
David Arquette, Connie Stevens, Missi Pyle, Seann William Scott, Garret Dillahunt
5. Mr. Destiny (1990)
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Mr. Destiny
PG-13
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As:
Cast
Director:
James Orr
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Star Cast:
Hart Bochner, Michael Caine, James Belushi, Jon Lovitz, Linda Hamilton
6. Scream 4 (2011)
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Scream 4
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The fourth installment in the Scream franchise follows Sidney Prescott returning to Woodsboro on the fifteenth anniversary of the Woodsboro murders by the killer known as Ghostface. Unfortunately, her return also coincides with the return of Ghostface who starts killing again, putting Sidney and her loved ones in mortal danger. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Wes Craven
Genres:
Horror, Mystery
Star Cast:
Adam Brody, Lucy Hale, Roger Jackson, Shenae Grimes-Beech, Dane Farwell
7. Scream 2 (1997)
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Scream 2
TV-14
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Scream 2 is the second movie from the Scream film series which became highly popular thanks to its cocktail genre of mystery, thriller, slasher violence and comedy. The second film is set two years after the events of the first film when a Ghostface-like copycat killer emerges.

As:
Cast
Director:
Wes Craven
Genres:
Mystery, Horror
Star Cast:
Jada Pinkett Smith, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Omar Epps, Paulette Patterson, Rasila Schroeder
8. Bedtime Stories (2008)
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Bedtime Stories
PG
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Hotel Handyman, Skeeter Bronson, works at his former family hotel Sunny Vista Motel. When Skeeter’s nephew and niece come to stay with him, he tells them fantastical stories with the children adding new elements. However when these stories start coming true Skeeter’s life turns upside down, but for the better. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Adam Shankman
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Family, Romance
Star Cast:
Carmen Electra, Adam Sandler, Keri Russell, Guy Pearce, Russell Brand
9. 3000 Miles to Graceland (2001)
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3000 Miles to Graceland
R
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3000 Miles to Graceland is an action comedy crime film which tells the story of a gang of ex-convicts, who during the International Elvis Week in Las Vegas, robs a casino of millions of dollars. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Cybil Waingrow
Director:
Demian Lichtenstein
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Kevin Costner, Christian Slater, Kurt Russell, Kevin Pollak
10. The Runner (1999)
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The Runner
R
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As:
Cast
Role:
Karina
Director:
Ron Moler
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Joe Mantegna, John Goodman, Bokeem Woodbine, Ron Eldard
11. Commandments (1997)
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Commandments
R
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1
As:
Cast
Role:
Rachel Luce
Director:
Daniel Taplitz
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Amy Sedaris, Aidan Quinn, Anthony LaPaglia, Peter Jacobson
12. Scream 3 (2000)
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Scream 3
R
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In the third movie in the Scream film series, production of a horror film Stab 3 is under way when a new Ghostface appears and begins killing the cast of the film. Sydney, who is leading a secluded and protected life in California, is forced to come out because of these murders. In order to stop the murder, Sydney must deal with her past.

As:
Cast
Director:
Wes Craven
Genres:
Mystery, Horror
Star Cast:
Kevin Smith, Patrick Dempsey, Carrie Fisher, Liev Schreiber, Beth Toussaint
13. November (2004)
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November
R
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
Sophie Jacobs
Director:
Greg Harrison
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Nick Offerman, James Le Gros, Matthew Carey, Dori Mizrahi
14. Masters of the Universe (1987)
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Masters of the Universe
PG
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Skeletor is a demon who wants the cosmic key to gain power and take over the world. He-Man and his companions attempt to save the world from Skeletor and also free his prisoner Sorceress. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Julie Winston
Director:
Gary Goddard
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Star Cast:
Dolph Lundgren, Billy Barty, Frank Langella, Meg Foster
15. Cocoon: The Return (1988)
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Cocoon: The Return
PG
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
Sara
Director:
Daniel Petrie
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Romance
Star Cast:
Brian Dennehy, Jessica Tandy, Don Ameche, Hume Cronyn
16. The Shrink Is In (2001)
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The Shrink Is In
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0
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Samantha Crumb
Director:
Richard Benjamin
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Viola Davis, David Arquette, David James Elliott, Carol Kane
17. Get Well Soon (2001)
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Get Well Soon
R
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lily Charles
Director:
Justin McCarthy
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jeffrey Tambor, Anne Meara, Vincent Gallo, Tate Donovan
18. The Tripper (2006)
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The Tripper
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0
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Dog Lover Hippie (as Courteney Cox Arquette)
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Horror
Star Cast:
Thomas Jane, David Arquette, Paz de la Huerta, Richmond Arquette
19. Mothers and Daughters (2016)
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Mothers and Daughters
PG-13
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Duddridge, Nigel Levy
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sharon Stone, Christina Ricci, Selma Blair, Mira Sorvino, Luke Mitchell
20. Zoom (2006)
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1
Zoom
PG
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Marsha Holloway
Director:
Peter Hewitt
Genres:
Family, Action, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Alexis Bledel, Tim Allen, Chevy Chase, Spencer Breslin
21. The Monday Before Thanksgiving (2008)
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0
The Monday Before Thanksgiving
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As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Cece
Director:
Courteney Cox
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Laura Dern, Evan Brenner, Dolores Cardelucci, Brittney Daylee
22. The Butler's in Love (2008)
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The Butler's in Love
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As:
Producer
Director:
David Arquette
Genres:
Romance, Short
Star Cast:
Thomas Jane, David Arquette, Richmond Arquette, Elizabeth Berkley, Jennifer Siebel Newsom
23. Down Twisted (1987)
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Down Twisted
R
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0
As:
Cast
Director:
Albert Pyun
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Charles Rocket, Thom Mathews, Carey Lowell, Trudy Dochterman
24. Alien Love Triangle (2008)
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Alien Love Triangle
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
Alice
Director:
Danny Boyle
Genres:
Short, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Kenneth Branagh, Heather Graham, Alice Connor
25. Booking Agents (2011)
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Booking Agents
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As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Rachel Lee Goldenberg
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Perkins, Jenna Elfman, Ian Gomez, Nia Vardalos
26. Blue Desert (1991)
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Blue Desert
R
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lisa Roberts
Director:
Bradley Battersby
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Sandy Ward, Craig Sheffer, D.B. Sweeney, Philip Baker Hall
27. The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them (1992)
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The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them
R
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
Carrie Davenport
Director:
Matthew Meshekoff
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Kevin Pollak, Mitchell Ryan, Arye Gross, Julie Brown
28. Shaking the Tree (1990)
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Shaking the Tree
R
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1
As:
Cast
Role:
Kathleen
Director:
Duane Clark
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Arye Gross, Doug Savant, Gale Hansen, Steven Wilde
29. Got Rights? (2012)
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Got Rights?
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Celebrity
Director:
Kamala Lopez
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Alanna Ubach, Kamala Lopez, Sherry Stringfield, Rafael Beltran

TV Movie(s)

30. TalhotBlond (2012)
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TalhotBlond
TV-14
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0
As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Director:
Courteney Cox
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Molly Hagan, Laura San Giacomo, Garret Dillahunt, Drew Seeley
31. The MidNightly News (2005)
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The MidNightly News
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0
As:
Producer
Director:
Michael Dimich
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Louis C.K., Paula Bel, Rebecca Corry, Dawn Cody, Wyatt Cenac
32. I'll Be Home for Christmas (1988)
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0
I'll Be Home for Christmas
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Marvin J. Chomsky
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Hal Holbrook, Eva Marie Saint, Peter Gallagher, Nancy Travis
33. Sketch Artist II: Hands That See (1995)
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0
Sketch Artist II: Hands That See
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Emmy
Director:
Jack Sholder
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jeff Fahey, Jonathan Silverman, Michael Beach, Michael Nicolosi
34. Battling for Baby (1992)
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Battling for Baby
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
Katherine
Director:
Art Wolff
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Debbie Reynolds, Suzanne Pleshette, John Terlesky, Doug McClure
35. Curiosity Kills (1990)
1
0
Curiosity Kills
R
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Gwen
Director:
Colin Bucksey
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Rae Dawn Chong, Lawrence Dobkin, Paul Guilfoyle, C. Thomas Howell
36. If It's Tuesday, It Still Must Be Belgium (1987)
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0
If It's Tuesday, It Still Must Be Belgium
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Hana Wyshocki
Director:
Bob Sweeney
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Doris Roberts, Peter Graves, Claude Akins, Stephen Furst
37. Talk Show Diaries (2005)
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0
Talk Show Diaries
0
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Sheldon Epps
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Richard T. Jones, Richard Ruccolo, Tami Roman, Kathleen Rose Perkins, Karen Bankhead
38. Roxanne: The Prize Pulitzer (1989)
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0
Roxanne: The Prize Pulitzer
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
Jacquie Kimberly
Director:
Richard A. Colla
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Chynna Phillips, Perry King, Betsy Russell, Sondra Blake
39. Sylvan in Paradise (1986)
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0
Sylvan in Paradise
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0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lucy Apple
Director:
Terry Hughes
Star Cast:
Jim Nabors, Ann Wedgeworth, Brent Spiner, Glenn Withrow

Animation(s)

Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (1995)
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child
TV-Y
As:
Cast
Director:
Vincent Waller, Anthony Bell, Bruce W. Smith, Ed Bell
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Dave Chappelle, Denzel Washington, James Earl Jones, Robert Guillaume, Rosie Perez
Barnyard (2006)
Barnyard
PG
Plot:

When the farmer is away, the animals start playing, singing and dancing and soon everything becomes chaotic. Eventually the responsibility for taking care of the farm and running things goes to a carefree cow named Otis.

As:
Cast
Role:
Daisy the Cow (voice)
Director:
Steve Oedekerk
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Sam Elliott, Kevin James, Danny Glover, Wanda Sykes

TV Shows and Videos

Friends (1994)
Friends
TV-14
As:
Cast
Role:
Monica Geller / ... (236 episodes, 1994-2004)
Director:
Gary Halvorson, Kevin Bright, Michael Lembeck, James Burrows, Gail Mancuso
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Dakota Fanning, Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow
Awards:
People's Choice Award for Favorite Performer in a New TV Program
Seinfeld (1989)
Seinfeld
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Director:
David Steinberg, Andy Ackerman, Jason Alexander, Tom Cherones, D. Owen Trainor
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jon Voight, Jason Alexander, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jerry Stiller, Patton Oswalt
Friends Gag Reel: Season 9 (2005)
Friends Gag Reel: Season 9
As:
Cast
Role:
Monica Geller-Bing (archiveFootage) (as Courteney Cox Arquette)
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry
Scrubs (2001)
Scrubs
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Zach Braff, Michael Spiller, Bill Lawrence, Adam Bernstein, Ken Whittingham
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
John Ritter, Nadine Velazquez, Heather Locklear, Zach Braff, R. Lee Ermey
The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
The Larry Sanders Show
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Director:
Todd Holland, Ken Kwapis, Alan Myerson, Michael Lehmann, Garry Shandling
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Bill Maher, Chris Farley, Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor
Who Do You Think You Are? (2010)
Who Do You Think You Are?
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself (8 episodes, 2017)
Director:
Christopher Bruce, David Gardner, Elizabeth Dobson, Jyllian Gunther, Sarah Feltes
Genres:
Biography, Documentary, History
Star Cast:
Mocean Melvin
WCW Monday Nitro (1995)
WCW Monday Nitro
As:
Cast
Genres:
Action, Sport
Star Cast:
Dennis Rodman, David Arquette, Bill Goldberg, Roddy Piper
Bruce Springsteen: Video Anthology 1978-1988 (1989)
Bruce Springsteen: Video Anthology 1978-1988
As:
Cast
Role:
Bruce's Fan (segment "Dancing in the Dark") (archiveFootage)
Director:
Brian De Palma, Meiert Avis, Carol Dodds
Genres:
Music, Documentary
Star Cast:
Clarence Clemons, Bruce Springsteen, Roy Bittan, Danny Federici
Drunk History (2013)
Drunk History
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Jeremy Konner, Derek Waters
Genres:
History, Comedy
Star Cast:
David Cross, Jack Black, Derek Waters, Bennie Arthur, Craig Cackowski
Family Ties (1982)
Family Ties
TV-G
As:
Cast
Director:
Sam Weisman, Will Mackenzie, Andrew McCullough, Matthew Diamond, John Pasquin
Genres:
Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Corey Feldman, Meredith Baxter, Michael Gross, Michael J. Fox, Justine Bateman
Go On (2012)
Go On
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Kevin Dowling, Eric Appel, Todd Holland, Linda Mendoza, Jamie Babbit
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Lauren Graham, Brett Gelman, Matthew Perry, Suzy Nakamura, Julie White
Bruce Springsteen: Dancing in the Dark (1984)
Bruce Springsteen: Dancing in the Dark
As:
Cast
Role:
Woman
Director:
Brian De Palma
Genres:
Short, Musical, Music
Star Cast:
Steven Van Zandt, Clarence Clemons, Max Weinberg, Bruce Springsteen
Dream On (1990)
Dream On
As:
Cast
Director:
Betty Thomas, John Landis, Ron Wolotzky, Arlene Sanford, Bethany Rooney
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Teri Garr, Elisabeth Shue, Matthew Perry, James Woods, Sylvester Stallone
Web Therapy (2008)
Web Therapy
As:
Cast
Director:
Don Roos, Dan Bucatinsky
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Craig Ferguson, Lisa Kudrow, Minnie Driver, Jane Lynch, Alan Cumming
Bruce Springsteen: The Complete Video Anthology 1978-2000 (2001)
Bruce Springsteen: The Complete Video Anthology 1978-2000
As:
Cast
Role:
Bruce's Fan (segment "Dancing in the Dark") (archiveFootage)
Director:
Brian De Palma, Sean Penn, Adam Bernstein, Tim Robbins, Jonathan Demme
Genres:
Biography, Music, Documentary
Star Cast:
Clarence Clemons, Bruce Springsteen, Roy Bittan, Danny Federici
Murder, She Wrote (1984)
Murder, She Wrote
As:
Cast
Director:
Anthony Pullen Shaw, Walter Grauman, Vincent McEveety, Seymour Robbie, Jerry Jameson
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Abe Vigoda, Adam West, Bill Maher, Angela Lansbury, George Clooney
Misfits of Science (1985)
Misfits of Science
As:
Cast
Role:
Gloria Dinallo (16 episodes, 1985-1986)
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Star Cast:
Ray Walston, Kenneth Mars, Dean Paul Martin, Kevin Peter Hall
Barely Famous (2015)
Barely Famous
As:
Cast
Director:
Jason A. Carbone
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Milla Jovovich, Kate Hudson, Sara Foster, Abbey McBride, Erin Foster
Cougar Town (2009)
Cougar Town
As:
Cast, Producer, Director
Role:
Jules Cobb (102 episodes, 2009-2015)
Director:
Gail Mancuso, Chris Koch, Courteney Cox, Michael Spiller, Michael McDonald
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Ian Gomez, Jennifer Aniston, Zach Braff, Lisa Kudrow
Dirt (2007)
Dirt
TV-MA
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Lucy Spiller (20 episodes, 2007-2008)
Director:
Chris Long, Matthew Carnahan, Paris Barclay, Adam Arkin
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jennifer Aniston, Evan Peters, Ian Hart, Josh Stewart
Celebrity Name Game (2014)
Celebrity Name Game
TV-PG
As:
Producer
Director:
Ivan Dudynsky
Genres:
Game-Show
Star Cast:
Craig Ferguson
Till We Meet Again (1989)
Till We Meet Again
As:
Cast
Role:
Marie-Frederique 'Freddy' de Lancel (2 episodes, 1989)
Director:
Charles Jarrott
Genres:
Drama, Romance, War
Star Cast:
Hugh Grant, Michael York, Mia Sara, Lucy Gutteridge
Morton & Hayes (1991)
Morton & Hayes
As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Guest
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Allison Janney, Rob Reiner, Christopher Guest, Kevin Pollak
The Rembrandts: I'll Be There for You (2009)
The Rembrandts: I'll Be There for You
As:
Cast
Role:
Monica Geller
Genres:
Comedy, Short, Music
Star Cast:
Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry
As the World Turns (1956)
As the World Turns
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Ted Corday, Jennifer Pepperman, Michael Eilbaum, Habib Azar, Christopher Goutman
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Abe Vigoda, Colleen Zenk, Kelly Menighan, Don Hastings, Jon Hensley
Private Practice (2007)
Private Practice
As:
Cast
Director:
Mark Tinker, Tom Verica, Ann Kindberg, Bethany Rooney, Michael Zinberg
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Idina Menzel, Kate Walsh, Paul Adelstein, KaDee Strickland, Taye Diggs
The Love Boat (1977)
The Love Boat
TV-G
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Kinon, Roger Duchowny, Robert Scheerer, Allen Baron, Ted Lange
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Abe Vigoda, Adam West, Andy Griffith, Corey Feldman, Gavin MacLeod
Web Therapy (2011)
Web Therapy
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Don Roos, Dan Bucatinsky
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Craig Ferguson, Lisa Kudrow, Dan Bucatinsky, Jennifer Elise Cox, Victor Garber
Code Name: Foxfire (1985)
Code Name: Foxfire
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Henry Jones, Joanna Cassidy, Robin Johnson, John McCook
Mix It Up (2003)
Mix It Up
As:
Producer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Nick Offerman, Nick George, Llou Johnson, Rebecca Corry, Randy Weinstein
The Trouble with Larry (1993)
The Trouble with Larry
As:
Cast
Role:
Gabriella Easden (7 episodes, 1993)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Perry King, Bronson Pinchot, Shanna Reed, Alex McKenna
Daisy Does America (2005)
Daisy Does America
As:
Producer
Genres:
Comedy, Reality-TV
Star Cast:
Daisy Donovan, Carly Hughes, Chris Rossi, Erica Saylors

Courteney Cox Awards

People's Choice Awards
Friends Favorite Performer in a New TV Program 1995