Did the celebrity appear in Friends as a guest star? TV quiz

The beloved NBC sitcom “Friends” continues to charm audiences years after its final episode aired in 2004. Known for its remarkable ensemble cast, which included Jennifer Aniston as Rachel Green, Courteney Cox as Monica Geller, Lisa Kudrow as Phoebe Buffay, Matt LeBlanc as Joey Tribbiani, Matthew Perry as Chandler Bing, and David Schwimmer as Ross Geller, “Friends” was a mainstay of ’90s and early ’00s television. More than that, it has become an iconic part of global comedy and popular culture and its stars continue to be household names.

Throughout its 10 incredible seasons, “Friends” featured a roster of impressive guest stars, with many high-profile actors making appearances alongside the main cast. These appearances added a touch of Hollywood glamour to the series and created some unforgettable moments. With new generations discovering the show on streaming services like Netflix, what better time to celebrate a bit of Friends with a quiz!

Remembering exactly who appeared on “Friends” can be a daunting task. So, it’s time to test your knowledge! This quiz presents a list of 30 actors and actresses. Some made appearances in “Friends,” while others did not (yes, we’re sneaky!). Your challenge is to determine which celebrities graced the sets of “Friends” and which ones never made it to Central Perk. As always, the answers are provided at the end of the quiz so you can see whether you need to watch it all agin.

Ready? Let’s get started, and we’ll be there for you throughout the quiz.

Did the star appear in Friends as a guest star?


  1. Did Brad Pitt guest star in “Friends”?
  2. Did George Clooney guest star in “Friends”?
  3. Did Kate Winslet guest star in “Friends”?
  4. Did Reese Witherspoon guest star in “Friends”?
  5. Did Meryl Streep guest star in “Friends”?
  6. Did Tom Selleck guest star in “Friends”?
  7. Did Ben Affleck guest star in “Friends”?
  8. Did Julia Roberts guest star in “Friends”?
  9. Did Hugh Laurie guest star in “Friends”?
  10. Did Johnny Depp guest star in “Friends”?
  11. Did Bruce Willis guest star in “Friends”?
  12. Did Alec Baldwin guest star in “Friends”?
  13. Did Nicole Kidman guest star in “Friends”?
  14. Did Gary Oldman guest star in “Friends”?
  15. Did Morgan Freeman guest star in “Friends”?
  16. Did Paul Rudd guest star in “Friends”?
  17. Did Charlize Theron guest star in “Friends”?
  18. Did Susan Sarandon guest star in “Friends”?
  19. Did Robin Williams guest star in “Friends”?
  20. Did Jennifer Grey guest star in “Friends”?
  21. Did Angelina Jolie guest star in “Friends”?
  22. Did Winona Ryder guest star in “Friends”?
  23. Did Danny DeVito guest star in “Friends”?
  24. Did Tom Hanks guest star in “Friends”?
  25. Did Christina Applegate guest star in “Friends”?
  26. Did Sean Penn guest star in “Friends”?
  27. Did Natalie Portman guest star in “Friends”?
  28. Did Helen Hunt guest star in “Friends”?
  29. Did Will Smith guest star in “Friends”?
  30. Did Aisha Tyler guest star in “Friends”?


  1. Yes, Brad Pitt guest-starred as Will Colbert in “The One with the Rumor” (2001).
  2. Yes, George Clooney played Dr. Michael Mitchell in “The One with Two Parts: Part 2” (1995).
  3. No, Kate Winslet did not guest star in “Friends.”
  4. Yes, Reese Witherspoon played Jill Green in a couple of episodes in 2000.
  5. No, Meryl Streep did not guest star in “Friends.”
  6. Yes, Tom Selleck played Dr. Richard Burke in multiple episodes from 1995-2000.
  7. No, Ben Affleck did not guest star in “Friends.”
  8. Yes, Julia Roberts played Susie Moss in “The One After the Superbowl: Part 2” (1996).
  9. Yes, Hugh Laurie played The Gentleman on the Plane in “The One with Ross’s Wedding: Part 2” (1998).
  10. No, Johnny Depp did not guest star in “Friends.”
  11. Yes, Bruce Willis played Paul Stevens in several episodes in 2000.
  12. Yes, Alec Baldwin played Parker in two episodes in 2002.
  13. No, Nicole Kidman did not guest star in “Friends.”
  14. Yes, Gary Oldman played Richard Crosby in “The One with Monica and Chandler’s Wedding” (2001).
  15. No, Morgan Freeman did not guest star in “Friends.”
  16. Yes, Paul Rudd played Mike Hannigan in several episodes from 2002 to 2004.
  17. No, Charlize Theron did not guest star in “Friends.”
  18. Yes, Susan Sarandon played Jessica Lockhart in “The One with Joey’s New Brain” (2001).
  19. Yes, Robin Williams made a brief appearance as Tomas in “The One with the Ultimate Fighting Champion” (1997).
  20. Yes, Jennifer Grey played Mindy in “The One with the Evil Orthodontist” (1995).
  21. No, Angelina Jolie did not guest star in “Friends.”
  22. Yes, Winona Ryder played Melissa Warburton in “The One with Rachel’s Big Kiss” (2001).
  23. Yes, Danny DeVito played Roy the Stripper in “The One Where the Stripper Cries” (2004).
  24. No, Tom Hanks did not guest star in “Friends.”
  25. Yes, Christina Applegate played Amy Green in a couple of episodes in 2002 and 2003.
  26. Yes, Sean Penn played Eric in a couple of episodes in 2001.
  27. No, Natalie Portman did not guest star in “Friends.”
  28. Yes, Helen Hunt made a brief appearance as her “Mad About You” character Jamie Buchman in “The One with Two Parts: Part 1” (1995).
  29. No, Will Smith did not guest star in “Friends.”
  30. Yes, Aisha Tyler played Charlie Wheeler in several episodes from 2003 to 2004.

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