Friends: Where Are They Now? Quiz


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They were there for you every week for a decade until NBC finally pulled the plug on "Friends" in 2004. Take our quiz to find out what your favorite "Friends" have been up to since the series left the air.

Which former "Friend" launched an online series called "Web Therapy" in 2008?

Lisa Kudrow plays therapist Fiona Wallace in "Web Therapy," which was later picked up by Showtime.

Which star transformed his Malibu mansion into a sober-living house after the show ended?

After a long struggle with addiction, Matthew Perry wanted to give back by opening up his Malibu mansion to former addicts struggling to live healthier lives.

Which of the following movies did NOT star Jennifer Aniston?

Jennifer Aniston became a star of the big screen after "Friends," taking the lead role in many movies. While she starred in "Marley and Me" and "We're the Millers," it was Amy Adams who played the lead in "Leap Year."

David Schwimmer starred as Robert Kardashian in the 2016 drama "The People v. O.J. Simpson."

Schwimmer starred as O.J.'s famous attorney in the 2016 drama.

Who was the only "Friends" star to get his own spinoff when the show went off the air in 2004?

Matt LeBlanc starred in the spinoff "Joey," which ran from 2004 to 2006 and followed his struggles in the acting world.

Which actor did Jennifer Aniston marry in 2015?

After splitting with hubby Brad Pitt in 2005, Aniston waited 10 years before tying the knot again to actor Justin Theroux in 2015.

What was the name of Courtney Cox's character in the 1996 film "Scream?"

Cox played tough reporter Gale Weathers in the 1996 slasher flick.

Courtney Cox met her future husband while filming "Scream."

Cox met David Arquette — who played Officer Dewey Riley — on the set of "Scream."

What role did David Schwimmer voice in the 2005 film "Madagascar?"

Schwimmer voiced the character Melman the giraffe in "Madagascar."

Who starred opposite David Schwimmer in "The Pallbearer?"

Gwyneth Paltrow played opposite David Schwimmer in the 1996 rom-com.

What was the name of Matt LeBlanc's character in the 2000 movie "Charlie's Angels?"

LeBlanc played Jason Gibbons, an action star and Alex's boyfriend, in the 2000 remake of the classic TV show.

Which "Friends" actor played the role of Joe Quincy on "The West Wing?"

Matthew Perry played White House lawyer Joe Quincy in Seasons 4 and 5 of the show.

Why was Jennifer Aniston's character always in trouble at work in the movie "Office Space?"

Aniston's character, a waitress at a restaurant called Chotchkie's, was constantly in trouble at work for not wearing enough pieces of flair.

What network is home to "Episodes," a comedy series starring Matt LeBlanc?

LeBlanc plays a fictionalized version of himself in the Showtime series, which first aired in 2011.

What show does Matt LeBlanc star in within the series "Episodes?"

LeBlanc stars as Coach Lyman in "Pucks!," an Americanized version of a popular British show that is nothing like its poor creators imagined it would be.

Matthew Perry plays the role of Felix Ungar in a 2015 reboot of "The Odd Couple."

Perry plays the easy-going Oscar Madison in the CBS series, which premiered in 2015.

What is the name of Courtney Cox's character on "Cougar Town?"

Courtney Cox plays Jules Cobb, a recent divorcee raising her children while trying to navigate the dating world.

Which former Friend stars in "The Comeback" on HBO?

Kudrow plays Valerie Cherish on the sitcom, which first aired in 2005 before being cancelled, then brought back in 2014.

What show did Valerie Cherish star in from 1989 to 1993?

"I'm It!" made Cherish a star, but her celebrity quickly faded once the show went off the air. In "The Comeback," Lisa Kudrow plays Cherish as she tries to make it big once more.

Who starred as a young Matthew Perry in "17 Again?"

Zac Efron plays a 17-year old version of Matthew Perry's character in the 2009 film.

David Schwimmer turned down the role of Agent J in "Men in Black."

Schwimmer turned down the role of Agent J — which went to Will Smith instead — in order to star in "The Pallbearer."

What is the name of Courtney Cox's daughter?

Cox and former husband David Arquette named their daughter Coco.

Which Friend pitched the show "The End of Steve" to Showtime in 2009?

Matthew Perry got plenty of buzz when he pitched the show — about a foul-mouthed talk show host — to Showtime, but the network ultimately decided to pass.

What job did Jennifer Aniston's character have in "Horrible Bosses?"

Aniston plays a sexually-charged dentist in the 2011 film.

Which Friend acted in the series "Band of Brothers?"

David Schwimmer played the evil Captain Herbert Sobel — who led his men to disaster on the battlefield — in the HBO series.

What 2014 film earned Jennifer Aniston a Golden Globes nomination?

Aniston earned a Golden Globes nod for "Cake," in which she plays a patient suffering from chronic pain.

What state does Lisa Kudrow's character hail from in "Scandal?"

Kudrow plays idealistic Montana congresswomen Josie Marcus in "Scandal."

Which band was Courtney Cox's fiancé part of when she announced her 2014 engagement?

In 2014, Cox announced her engagement to Snow Patrol band member Johnny McDaid. The pair split in 2015.

What role does Lisa Kudrow play in "Neighbors?"

Kudrow plays college dean Carol Gladstone in the 2014 flick.

What show was Matt LeBlanc picked to co-host in 2015?

LeBlanc became the first non-Brit chosen to host "Top Gear" in 2015.

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