Jennifer Aniston at 53: Celebrate the star's birthday with 10 of her most iconic roles

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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 19: Jennifer Aniston attends 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 19, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Leon Bennett/Getty Images)
Jennifer Aniston at 53: Where to stream 10 of the star's most iconic roles from 'Friends' to 'The Morning Show' (Photo by Leon Bennett/Getty Images)

Pop culture icon and all-around A-list queen Jennifer Aniston turns 53 on Feb. 11, and the star's birthday is the perfect time to queue up some of her most beloved TV and movie roles.

From the iconic Rachel Green on "Friends" (which gave us the unforgettable "Rachel" haircut), to a recent stint playing Alex Levy on "The Morning Show," the actress has gifted us with juicy roles that we can't get enough of.

To celebrate all things Jen, we've put together some of her best films and series to enjoy, plus where you can stream them now.

Friends

Friends. Image via IMDB
Friends. Image via IMDB

What would a list of Jennifer Aniston's most iconic roles be without a nod to "Friends"? The popular '90s sitcom following six friends — Ross Geller, Rachel Green, Monica Geller, Joey Tribbiani, Chandler Bing, and Phoebe Buffay — as they navigate love, careers and friendship in New York City helped cement Aniston's place as an A-list celeb throughout the last three decades. Streaming on Crave.

Just Go With It

Just Go With It. Image via IMDB
Just Go With It. Image via IMDB

Plastic surgeon Danny Maccabee (Adam Sandler) is someone who pretends to be married so he can enjoy the benefits of no-strings-attached relationships. But when he meets Palmer (Brooklyn Decker), his lies catch up with him and he enlists his assistant Katherine (Jennifer Aniston) to pose as his soon-to-be-ex-wife. Streaming on Netflix

The Morning Show

The Morning Show. Image courtesy of Apple.
The Morning Show. Image courtesy of Apple.

This binge-worthy drama looks at the post-Me Too workplace through the lens of a fictional morning show. Alex Levy (Jennifer Aniston) and Bradley Jackson (Reese Witherspoon) navigate their personal and professional lives as sexual harassment accusations come to the surface against one of their own. Streaming on Apple TV+

We're the Millers

We're the Millers. Image via IMDB
We're the Millers. Image via IMDB

Small-time drug dealer David (Jason Sudeikis) is in big debt with his supplier and is forced to go to Mexico to pick up his latest shipment. He devises a foolproof plan by taking a fake family — a wife (Jennifer Aniston), son (Will Poulter) and daughter (Emma Roberts) — in a huge RV and heads south of the border for a wild weekend that is sure to end with a bang. Streaming on Netflix

Horrible Bosses 1 & 2

Horrible Bosses. Image via IMDB
Horrible Bosses. Image via IMDB

Nick (Jason Bateman), Dale (Charlie Day) and Kurt (Jason Sudeikis) are employees who hate their bosses — and reasonably so. In the first film, they cook up a plan to kill each other's bosses, and the second film gets even muddier. In both films, Jennifer Aniston plays Julia, a manipulative and aggressive boss with a deviant side. Streaming on Netflix

Murder Mystery

Murder Mystery. Image via IMDB
Murder Mystery. Image via IMDB

When a New York cop (Adam Sandler) and his wife (Jennifer Aniston) go on a European vacation to reignite the spark in their marriage, a chance encounter leads to them being framed for the murder of an elderly billionaire. Streaming on Netflix

Dumplin'

Dumplin'. Image via IMDB
Dumplin'. Image via IMDB

The plus-size, teenage daughter (Danielle Macdonald) of a former beauty queen (Jennifer Aniston) signs up for her mom's pageant as a protest. When other contestants begin to follow in her footsteps, it revolutionizes the pageant as well as their small Texas town. Streaming on Netflix

He's Just Not That Into You

He’s Just Not That Into You. Image via IMDB
He’s Just Not That Into You. Image via IMDB

This star-studded movie follows friends as they try to navigate their way through the complexities of modern relationships. Beth (Jennifer Aniston) wants commitment from Neil (Ben Affleck); Gigi (Ginnifer Goodwin) is tired of waiting by the phone for guys who never call back and Mary (Drew Barrymore) has a slew of supportive male friends, none of whom are straight. Meanwhile, Janine (Jennifer Connelly) has trust issues with her husband, who can't trust himself around Anna (Scarlett Johansson). Streaming on Netflix

Love Happens

Love Happens. Image via IMDB
Love Happens. Image via IMDB

A self-help guru's (Aaron Eckhart) failure to come to grips with his wife's death may cost him a chance at happiness with a quirky florist (Aniston) in this cheery romantic comedy. Streaming on Netflix

Cake

Jennifer Aniston in Cake. Image courtesy of Cinelou Films.
Jennifer Aniston in Cake. Image courtesy of Cinelou Films.

Claire (Jennifer Aniston) suffers from chronic pain and when a member of her support group kills herself, she decides to seek out the widower (Sam Worthington) by and inserting herself into his life. Streaming on Prime Video

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