Jennifer Aniston, 50, just proved that she is one of the few who could break the internet. She recently caused a stir online after making her debut on Instagram with a photo of herself reunited with her “Friends” co-stars Matt LeBlanc, 52, Lisa Kudrow, 56, Courteney Cox, 55, Matthew Perry, 50, and David Schwimmer, 52.
Aniston posted the photo on October 15, 2019. In just 5 hours, the photo received more than 3 million likes.
The first one who commented on the photo was Justin Theroux. He and Aniston got married in 2015 but divorced in 2017.
Several celebrities jumped ahead and welcomed Aniston on Instagram. Among them were Cox, Chelsea Handler, Reese Witherspoon, Sara Foster, Derek Blasberg, Erin Foster and Nick Brown.
With just one post, Aniston is already on her way to having 1 million followers on Instagram. She is only following 88 accounts including those of LeBlanc, Kudrow, Cox and Schwimmer while Perry has yet to join the social media site.
Among the accounts Aniston is following on Instagram are those of Theroux, Handler, Witherspoon, Charlize Theron, Portia de Rossi, Julia Roberts, Adam Sandler, Nicole Kidman, Oprah Winfrey, Jimmy Kimmel, Melissa McCarthy, Leonardo DiCaprio, Ellen Degeneres, Gwyneth Paltrow, Katy Perry, Selena Gomez, Julianne Moore, Michelle Obama, Dolly Parton and Eva Mendes. In addition, Aniston is following Everytown for Gun Safety, Netflix and Apple TV.
Sandler and Aniston co-starred in “Murder Mystery,” which was released on Netflix on June 14, 2019. Written by James Vanderbilt and directed by Kyle Newacheck, the comedy mystery film also starred Luke Evans, Gemma Arterton, Adeel Akhtar and Terence Stamp.
On November 1, 2019, “The Morning Show” will premiere on Apple TV. The comedy-drama web series stars Aniston and Witherspoon with Steve Carell, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Billy Crudup, Néstor Carbonell and Mark Duplass.
Here are Aniston and Witherspoon talking about their decision to return to television: