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EntertainmentJennifer Aniston Is Back on TV! Why She Waited 15 Years to Return to the Small Screen

12:50  11 september  2019
12:50  11 september  2019 Source:   people.com

Jennifer Aniston, Steve Carell and Reese Witherspoon Star in First Trailer for The Morning Show

Jennifer Aniston, Steve Carell and Reese Witherspoon Star in First Trailer for The Morning Show Jennifer Aniston, Steve Carell and Reese Witherspoon Star in First Trailer for The Morning Show Jennifer Aniston, who plays Karen Kessler, breaks the news at the top of the trailer that her fellow newscaster and husband Mitch Kessler (Steve Carell) has been fired for unrevealed allegations. What follows is an “epic rebirth,” as Billy Crudup‘s character states, when Karen, Mitch, and the whole news team are forced to deal with the significant fallout from the scandal. “My life just ended for no good reason,” Carell’s Mitch says as he breaks down. © Provided by TIME Inc.

Jennifer Aniston Is Back on TV ! Why She Waited 15 Years to Return to the Small Screen . And now, the actress is returning to the small screen to take on an entirely different role. Aniston will both star in and executive produce Apple TV +’s original series The Morning Show, which will take viewers

Twenty-five years ago, Jennifer Aniston warmed the hearts of America as the spoiled “daddy’s girl”-turned-businesswoman and mother, Rachel Green And now, the actress is returning to the small screen to take on an entirely different role. Aniston will both star in and executive produce Apple

Jennifer Aniston Is Back on TV! Why She Waited 15 Years to Return to the Small Screen © Provided by Meredith Corporation Jennifer Aniston Is Back on TV! Why She Waited 15 Years to Return to the Small Screen Twenty-five years ago, Jennifer Aniston warmed the hearts of America as the spoiled “daddy’s girl”-turned-businesswoman and mother, Rachel Green, on the NBC sitcom Friends.

While the award-winning show has been over for a decade-and-a-half, Aniston, who has since starred in countless films, remains beloved for her time on the series. And now, the actress is returning to the small screen to take on an entirely different role.

Aniston will both star in and executive produce Apple TV+’s original series The Morning Show, which will take viewers through the dynamics of a news program that is faced with sexual misconduct allegations against one of its hosts.

“Acting and at the same time producing was intense for Jen,” a source tells PEOPLE of Aniston, 50, going double-duty for the highly anticipated series, which debuts Nov. 1.

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Twenty-five years ago, Jennifer Aniston warmed the hearts of America as the spoiled “daddy’s girl”-turned-businesswoman and mother, Rachel Green And now, the actress is returning to the small screen to take on an entirely different role. Aniston will both star in and executive produce Apple

And now, the actress is returning to the small screen to take on an entirely different role. Aniston will both star in and executive produce Apple TV +’s RELATED: Jennifer Aniston Says Diane Sawyer Inspired Her Morning Show Character. Aniston is teaming up with her costar and fellow executive

“The role required filming late at night, and then they had meetings during the day,” adds the source. “But she missed being part of a show. She is very proud of it.”

Jennifer Aniston Is Back on TV! Why She Waited 15 Years to Return to the Small Screen © Provided by Meredith Corporation Aniston is teaming up with her costar and fellow executive producer Reese Witherspoon, who guest-starred on Friends as her bratty younger sister, Jill, in 2000.

It was a reunion much enjoyed: “She and Reese have the same passion and got along great. Jen enjoys working with women she admires,” the source says.

The actresses pitched an idea of the show to Apple back in 2017, but the direction took a completely different turn when the #MeToo movement began. Suddenly, a fictional show became anything but unrealistic.

“When #MeToo happened … it’s like, we can’t not address it,” Aniston told Entertainment Weekly while gracing their latest cover alongside Witherspoon, 43.

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Fifteen years after “Friends,” she is returning to TV in Apple’s “The Morning Show” as a news anchor dealing with ageism, sexism and her co-host’s LOS ANGELES — Jennifer Aniston was trying to have a quiet weekend away. It was just after her 50th birthday, and she ’d boarded a plane for Mexico

In the series, Aniston’s character, Alex Levy, is forced to address the nation after her co-host Mitch Kessler (Steve Carell) is fired following allegations of sexual misconduct.

Jennifer Aniston Is Back on TV! Why She Waited 15 Years to Return to the Small Screen © Apple TV+ Apple TV+ “This role never could’ve come to me any sooner than now,” Aniston told EW. “It’s one of the hardest jobs I’ve had. I knew I was up to the task, but then there was the excavation of all the emotions in order to create this world for this woman. All of her lifelines are falling away. I would walk out of some of those scenes feeling like a manhole cover just came off my back.”

Once Carell’s Mitch is fired, Alex is forced to live up to the public’s positive image of her — something Aniston understands from her own personal life as she returns to television, despite always being remembered as the iconic Rachel Green.

“I understand that, with people having connections to Friends,” she told EW. “I understand the isolation — not wanting to be seen, not wanting to be public, not wanting to have to go on a red carpet. Its not always easy to go out there and be the person that you have to be.”

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Now she may be coming back to the small screen , and as fans rejoice, sources tell “ She has talked about returning to TV for a while,” a source tells PEOPLE in this week’s issue. “ She was just waiting for a great project.” Aniston , 48, is currently attached to star alongside Reese Witherspoon in

The Morning Show is available to stream on Apple TV+ on Nov. 1.

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