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Jennifer Aniston joins Instagram and enters record books

By Geetika Raleh . 17th October 2019 11:54am
Jennifer Aniston joins Instagram and enters record books

In the wee hours of Wednesday, the FRIENDS star, Jennifer Aniston joined Instagram and internet isn’t the only thing that she broke with this. Yep! The 50-year old also broke a Guinness World record as she reached one million followers in just five hours and sixteen minutes. The previous record-holder was Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan’s joint account, Sussex Royal which went to 1 million followers in under 6 hours.


She joined Instagram on Wednesday, taking everyone by surprise. She was warmly welcomed by her friends from the industry and even the fans who are spread all over the globe.

At present, she is being followed by 11 million + people. Isn’t that a huge number? Well, obviously it had to happen considering her fan base. 


The first picture that the actress shared was a selfie which featured her FRIENDS co-stars Lisa Kudrow, Courteney Cox, Matt LeBlanc, David Schwimmer and Mathew Perry.

She rose to fame with the famous and probably the most popular shows of all time, FRIENDS. Created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman, the show first aired in 1994 and recently completed 25 years old since the pilot episode. The show revolved around six friends who live in Manhattan, New York. The fans are crazy for the show even today.


After celebrating 25 years, there are rumours doing rounds on the internet that the show might come up with a brand new show altogether, with the same cast. What is the real story, whether they will be coming up with a new show or not, is still to be announced officially by the makers.

Welcoming Jen on Instagram, the masses took to Twitter where they showed immense joy and excitement for the diva on joining the app.

Let’s have a look at some tweets of the Twitterati and Aniston's friends, and see how they expressed the joy.

Another Hollywood actress and Aniston's co-star, Reese Witherspoon took to her handle and tweeted "How's that for some morning news?! #JenniferAniston has joined the @instagram world and now I can finally tag her in FRIENDS memes!"