Jennifer Aniston is currently on the promo track to talk about the second season of her hit series The Morning Show.
During an appearance on Tonight’s Show with Jimmy Fallon, Aniston, who plays news anchor Alex Levy in the drama, took a step back in time and revealed one of the jobs she had before she could make a living as an actress.
“I was a bicycle courier for a day in New York,” said Aniston, who moved from Los Angeles to New York as a child, in the remote interview.
Confession: Jennifer Aniston, 52, beamed with laughter when she revealed she was a bicycle courier for a day while living in New York City before her breakout role in Friends
“I worked in an advertising agency after school. My mother actually worked there, ”the 52-year-old explained.
“So to make some extra money, I would do odd jobs. And one day their bike courier just didn’t show up.
Aniston then spoke about work, with staff asking if she could ride a bike, which she said she could.
However, she would end up being totally ill-prepared for having to navigate the busy and often chaotic streets of Manhattan.
Before she was a star: Aniston revealed to be a bicycle courier during a remote appearance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon
Dangerous: The actress would end up being totally ill-prepared to have to navigate the busy and often chaotic streets of Manhattan
Surprise: Fallon laughed when she heard the actress worked as a bicycle courier
“Now notice, in Central Park I can ride my bike, I mean, with soft spots to land,” she shared, adding, “But then I just boldly said yes and they got me. gave this bag, and they put all these cylinders in this bag. ‘
The Friends star then hinted at how dangerous she would be one day as a bicycle courier.
“In my brain, I don’t know how I survived the day, because it was – being on Fifth Avenue with traffic and everything that I was holding onto,” she recalls.
“I think I could have gotten in a cab just to finish the day. “
Survival of the Fittest: “In my brain, I don’t know how I survived the day, because it was – to be on Fifth Avenue with traffic,” the dangerous actress recalled. working day
Not having it: Aniston told her that one day, as a courier, she ended up doing taxi deliveries and still didn’t know what happened to the bike
Already with a big smile on his face, Fallon started laughing at the cab reference and replied to Aniston: “You made sure. [the packages] happened, that’s all that matters.
“I don’t know what happened to the bike,” Aniston replied, before admitting, “It’s all a blur.”
The Morning Show, which also stars Reese Witherspoon, Steve Carell, Billy Crudup and Mark Duplass, was inspired by Brian Stelter’s book Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV.
The second season of the hit series premiered on Apple TV + on September 17.
Promo mode: Aniston is promoting the second season of his Apple TV + series The Morning Show, which also stars Reese Witherspoon, which premieres on September 17