Ellen DeGeneres Was Offered Pheobe Buffay Role
Phoebe Buffay is an interesting character of the show, and we must agree that Lisa Kudrow had done a fantastic job playing the role. Guess whom the "Friends" makers had approached before picking Lisa for the role? Yes, Ellen DeGeneres! According to AOL, Ellen DeGeneres turned down the offer to be a lead cast member of "Friends" show. It also states that Tea Leoni was the first preference to play Rachel Green role, but she rejected the offer to do a show called "The Naked Truth" that only lasted three seasons.
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