Courteney Cox and her interesting love life; know her past relationships, marriage, and child!
American actress, Courteney Cox played Monica Geller in Friends and gained popularity due to it. Her role was an interesting one. But more interesting than that are her off-screen romances.
Courteney Cox and her relationship/s before her stardom
The gorgeous actress, Courteney Cox was cast as Monica Geller in Friends. Her stardom came with this role and she never looked back. As Monica, Courteney got to romance different partners on the screen. But so she did in her real life too.
Even before popularity reached her and her fame soar, she was dating music agent Ian Copeland. He was her step cousin. The couple started a relationship in 1984 but called it quits in 1986. Besides, Ian, Courteney also had a relationship with hairdresser Paul Brown for a year and Adam Duritz in 1997. Adam was the lead singer of Counting Cows music group. Adam had also dated Jennifer Aniston earlier. He had said about the two girlfriends from Friends:
“They were nice girls and I went out with them and that was that.”
Additionally, the actress dated actor Kevin Costner in middle of 1990s. Kevin was in the main role in films such as The Bodyguard and Waterworld.
While she took up the role in Friends, Courteney was in romantic relationship with Michael Keaton from 1989. Michael is an actor who had portrayed the character of Bruce Wayne in the 1989 film Batman and also in its sequel Batman Returns in 1992. But in July 1995, she ended her six year relationship with this actor. At that time, she admitted to USA Today:
“Relationships are tougher than I thought. And I’ve got a lot of work to do on myself.”
But she still wanted to date a person from her field and had said:
“The most important thing is to be with someone who’s creative and passionate about what they do.”
Courteney and her marriage with David Arquette
The actress Courteney got a match for herself in her industry. And she began dating fellow actor David Arquette. The two had worked together in the film Scream. They wed in San Francisco in 1999. After 10 years of married life and a child, the couple split in 2010 in October. The divorce was granted in 2013. But the couple remained good friends even after the divorce. Courteney told Ellen DeGeneres on the latter’s show:
“He’s my best friend in the world,”
“I love him.”
She was not in favor of divorce but felt that in her case it worked since both grew together and changed with time. They now appreciated respect each other. Their child is daughter Coco who was born in 2004 in the month of June.
Courteney and her next partners
Courteney met costar Brian Van Holt in 2012 on the sets of Cougar Town and started dating. This relationship lasted for a year and they split in 2013. The same year in 2013, Courteney found a new boyfriend in musician Johnny McDaid. They dated for six months before Johnny proposed to Courteney in June 2014 and she said yes. Everything seemed OK and they were planning to have a wedding soon. But in 2015, the couple called off their engagement. They split. But within a year of this, in the spring of 2016 they rekindled their romance. And Courteney said:
“Well, we love each other and we are — yes, we’re happy!”
This she said in May 2016. Johnny also expressed:
“I know that I’ve never loved like I love this woman.”
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