A Friends reunion film was rumored to be in production; following the success of Sex and the City (2008), but this has been denied by Warner Bros. Cox starred as Lucy Spiller, a cynical tabloid editor, in Dirt (2007), a television drama for FX.
Cox and her husband David Arquette were the executive producers of the series.
The dedication "For Courteney and David, who did get married" – a reference to Monica and Chandler's decision not to marry in the episode – appears during the fade out to the tag scene.
Cox also appeared in the high-profile Hollywood films, Scream (1996), Scream 2 (1997), and Scream 3 (2000), as reporter Gale Weathers.
Both Cox and Arquette reprised their respective roles from the Scream trilogy in 2011's Scream 4. Her other films include Ace Ventura: Pet Detective with Jim Carrey (1994), The Runner (1999), 3000 Miles to Graceland (2001), and The Shrink Is In (2001). US Weekly is reporting that Courteney Cox is dating her “Cougar Town” co-star Brian Van Holt.An insider says, “They’ve been going out for about six months,” and adds that Cox is now comfortable taking her relationship out in the open because her ex-husband David Arquette is dating someone as well.In the third season, Cox directed two of the show's 15 episodes of that season.The show's fourth season premiered on January 8, 2013.
After graduating from Mountain Brook High School, Cox left for Mount Vernon College in Washington, DC, but did not complete her architecture course, opting instead to pursue a career in modeling and acting. Her early film roles include Masters of the Universe (1987), Cocoon: The Return (1988), and I'll Be Home for Christmas (1988).