Posted on Wed Feb 2, 2011 04:52 PM PDT
We might've never had Ross and Rachel (as we know them)!
Jennifer Aniston was promoting Just Go With It on The Oprah Winfrey Show today and made a stunning revelation: The actress was offered a spot on Saturday Night Live by Lorne Michaels in the early 90s, but turned it down for Friends.
"They were like, 'You're so stupid,'" says Jen. "They thought I was making a huge mistake."
Thankfully, Friends was a huge success, eventually earning Aniston $1 million per episode.
"It did all right," the actress joked to Oprah. She also added: "This is a really wonderful thing we get to do. I'd say listen when people tell you how much joy you bring them."
After Friends, Aniston officially moved to the silver screen with flops like Derailed and Rumor Has It...
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