Courteney Cox Recreates Iconic Turkey Thanksgiving Scene From Friends

Brenda Watkins
November 28, 2020

In the now-iconic scene, the star dances with a full turkey on her head, with the clip remaining an annual social media sensation decades after it first aired.

The actress shared a video on Instagram where she wished everyone a Happy Thanksgiving before jokingly addressing the Friends GIF that goes viral every year.

Courteney Cox reprised her beloved Friends role as Monica Geller to share an updated version of her "turkey dance" from the show's Thanksgiving special.

"I'm feeling so thankful", Cox said before going darker and adding that if she sees one more gif of herself "with a turkey on my head dancing like a fucking fool, I'm just gonna snap".

Actress Courteney Cox, best known for playing the adorable and domineering Monica Geller in the iconic TV show F.R.I.E.N.D.S, did something unexpected.

We can confirm this made us very happy indeed! And, yes, she even added the sunglasses.

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"You really got your head inside that dead turkey just for us??"

Costar Lisa Kudrow (Phoebe Buffay) commented: "You DID THAT!"

Friends fans will remember that Monica chose to put the turkey on her head during "The One With All The Thanksgivings" episode.

The scene is from season 5 episode 8, titled "The One With All The Thanksgivings" where the lead characters recall Thanksgivings from when they were younger.

The following year, when Chandler returns to find Monica has lost weight, Monica tells Rachel she wants to humiliate Chandler to get back at him for his unkind words.

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