Jennifer Aniston richest Friends star with jaw-dropping net worth of £216m

It's been more than 17 years since Ross, Rachel, Joey, Monica, Chandler and Phoebe had us glued to our television sets.

Friends was the show that made them all stars, but they have all continued to find success after the show had finished, to varying degrees.

The show was historic in more ways than one, as it gave the stars – David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston, Matt LaBlanc, Courteney Cox, Matthew Perry and Lisa Kudrow – continued worldwide success and A list status.

The show was also historic in ensuring that the cast continued to profit from its runaway success, and nearly two decades later the cast continue to make some serious money from the royalties and worldwide syndication of the show

The studio behind the award winning sitcom, Warner Bros, brings in an incredible $1billion dollars (£7million) every year from the syndication rights.

The cast negotiated a deal that ensured that they'd receive 2% of the profits – which is for each member of the Friends gang a whopping $20million (£14.1million) dollars a year.

Who is the richest Friends star?

Jennifer Aniston is undoubtedly the most famous face out of the group and also the richest.

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Her estimated net worth is around $300million (£216m), according to wealth website Celebrity Net Worth.

Playing Rachel Green (and that haircut) propelled her into being an A list celebrity who could name her price when it came to salaries for movies.

When Friends ended, Jennifer continued to win parts that offered serious money. She reportedly went on to make around $90million (£63m) over a 10 year period excluding the payments she receives from her mega bucks syndication deal..

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When the show wrapped Jennifer did most of her work on the big screen, and has gone on to star in over 40 movies including big hits like Bruce Almighty, Marley and Me and the Break Up.

It is reported that between 1997 and 2011 she earned a jaw-dropping $75million (£53m) from films alone.

Since Friends ended Jennifer is believed to consistently earn between $25-$30million (£17-21m) a year.

Jennifer is also known for boosting her personal finances with endorsements. To date she is known for being one of the most sought after celebrity endorsers in the world.

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Through endorsements, Aniston has amassed a personal fortune by linking her name brands like Smartwater, Emirates Airlines, Eyelove, Elizabeth Arden and Aveeno.

Her endorsing of products increases her personal fortune by $10million (£7.6m) annually.

Aniston also bumps up her personal fortune with her role on the Apple TV show “The Morning Show”, which she stars in alongside Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carell.

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She is rumoured to earn a whopping $1.25million (£800,000) per episode.

Aniston also owns her own production company that has been behind several hit films including Cake, The Switch and Dumplin’.

Want to know the net worths of the other stars of Friends? You can find out all you need to know here.

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