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Jennifer Aniston Was Not The First Choice for Rachel on ‘Friends’

When you think about big stars from the 90′s, the cast of “Friends” are certainly that. However, did you know that Jennifer Aniston may not be where she is if not for a one actress turning down the role of Rachel? So which star was a favorite for the spot?

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Could you imagine actress Tea Leoni playing the now famous role? She was the first choice b y “Friends” producers, but according to Yahoo, turned down the role to star in “The Naked Truth”, which was cancelled after three seasons. “Friends” would last 10 seasons, and earn Jennifer Aniston an Emmy.

Aniston turned down a role on “Saturday Night Live” for the part of Rachel.

See 13 Other Actors That Turned Down Big TV Roles

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