Celebrate Courtney Cox’s Birthday With Her Greatest Looks

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Katie Jerkovich Entertainment Reporter
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It’s Courtney Cox’s birthday on Saturday.

In honor of the 55-year-old actress’ day, we scoured the internet to find her hottest and most jaw-dropping looks on the red carpet and stage to date. And there truly have been some unforgettable ones. (SLIDESHOW: These Women On Instagram Hate Wearing Clothes)

Born in Birmingham, Alabama, the “Scream” star got her first big break in the entertainment industry after her first year of college when she dropped out to pursue a career in modeling. She was signed on by the famous Ford Modeling Agency in New York City. (RELATED: Celebrate Anna Kendrick’s Birthday With Her Hottest Looks [SLIDESHOW])

It wasn’t long after that she would start appearing on the pages of numerous magazines and being picked up as the face of such companies as Maybelline and Noxema, just to name a few. That opportunity would help get her a first shot on the small screen in a small role on the daytime CBS drama “As The World Turns” in 1984. (RELATED: Check Out The Hottest Looks From The 60th Grammy Awards [SLIDESHOW])

But it wouldn’t be until she scored a lead female role on the sitcom centered around a group of 20-somethings on NBC called ‘Friends” in 1994 as Monica Geller that she would become a worldwide celebrity. (RELATED: Happy German-American Day! Here’s A Bunch Of Photos Of Heidi Klum)

During her career she’s appeared on the big and small screen dozens of times. Most notably, in “Ace Ventura: Pet Detective” in 1994. Honestly, I loved her in this movie alongside Jim Carrey. If for some reason you have never seen this, I can’t recommend it enough.(RELATED: Check Out The Hottest Looks From The 60th Grammy Awards [SLIDESHOW])

And her “Friends” co-star, Jennifer Aniston, made headlines recently with news that the possibility of a “Friends” reunion might happen and that she was no longer a hard no on the matter. (RELATED: Celebrate Samantha Hoopes’ Birthday With Her Hottest Looks)

Here’s to hoping this year is her greatest one yet. Happy Birthday, Courtney! (RELATED: Celebrate Kate Upton’s Birthday With These Unforgettable Shots [SLIDESHOW])