Jennifer Aniston indulges in a spa day while Friends reunion plans face uncertainty, says HBO Max executive

Jennifer Aniston treated herself to a facial at Shani Darden’s Beverly Hills studio on Wednesday. The actress, who will be turning 51 soon, tried to keep a low profile by wearing sunglasses and a turtleneck sweater as she left the studio. Shani Darden, a former dancer turned esthetician, has a star-studded list of clients including Jessica Alba, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Kelly Rowland, Chrissy Teigen, Emmy Rossum, January Jones, Suki Waterhouse, and Amanda Seyfried.

Fresh faced: On Wednesday, Jennifer Aniston pampered herself with a facial with celebrity facialist Shani Darden at the flagship studio in Beverly Hills she opened last June

On Wednesday, Jennifer Aniston treated herself to a facial with renowned facialist Shani Darden at her Beverly Hills studio, which she opened last June.

Jennifer was seen out and about on the same day that HBO Max provided a disappointing update on the Friends reunion special that was reported by THR back in November.

During the Winter TCA Press Tour, HBO Max COO Kevin Reilly mentioned that there is interest from all parties involved but they have yet to come to an agreement to move forward with the project.

Unfortunately, the much-anticipated reunion is still up in the air as of now.

The original NBC sitcom, in which Jennifer played the role of stylish Rachel Green, aired its final episode in 2004 after running for 10 successful seasons.

Turning 51 next month! The Golden Globe winner attempted to hide her make-up free face beneath dark sunglasses and her grey turtleneck sweater as she emerged from the back door

Approaching her 51st birthday next month, the Golden Globe recipient tried to conceal her bare face by wearing dark sunglasses and a cozy grey turtleneck sweater as she stepped out from the rear entrance.

Meet Shani! The backup dancer-turned-esthetician's (L) clientele includes Jessica Alba, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Kelly Rowland, Chrissy Teigen, and Emmy Rossum (pictured January 2)

Introducing Shani! Once a backup dancer, now a successful esthetician, her list of clients is star-studded with names like Jessica Alba, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Kelly Rowland, Chrissy Teigen, and Emmy Rossum (as seen in the picture taken on January 2nd).

Netflix has officially approved a second installment of the Murder Mystery series, following the success of the first movie which received 73 million streams on the platform in June, despite receiving a low 44% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

Adam Sandler, who stars alongside Jennifer Aniston in the film, mentioned in an interview with Us Weekly that he is not completely sure about the plot of the sequel as it is still under development. He also expressed his admiration for Aniston’s talent, stating that they have a great friendship and he is grateful to be part of her projects.

Aniston, known for her role as Alex Levy in The Morning Show, has been nominated for the best actress in a drama series award at the upcoming 26th Screen Actors Guild Awards. The ceremony will be broadcast this Sunday on TNT/TBS.

Jennifer's street sighting came the same day HBO Max gave a bleak update on the unscripted Friends reunion special THR reported about back in November (pictured October 15)

Jennifer’s run-in on the street happened on the day HBO Max delivered some disappointing news about the eagerly anticipated Friends reunion special, which was first reported by THR last November (pictured October 15).

HBO Max COO Kevin Reilly (M) said at the Winter TCA Press Tour: 'There's interest all the way around, and yet we can't get interest all aligned to push the button on it. Today, unfortunately, it's still a maybe'

During the Winter TCA Press Tour, HBO Max’s Chief Operating Officer, Kevin Reilly, mentioned that there is interest from various parties, but they have not been able to come to a consensus on moving forward with the project. As of now, the status remains uncertain, with no definitive decision made yet.

Meanwhile, Netflix has given the green light to a Murder Mystery sequel after the original amassed 73M streams last June despite a dismal 44% Rotten Tomatoes rating

In exciting news, Netflix has approved a continuation of the hit film Murder Mystery, following its impressive 73 million streams in June, despite receiving a less than stellar 44% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

Her onscreen husband Adam Sandler told Us Weekly on Tuesday: 'I don't know 100 percent what the sequel is. They're working on it right now. Jennifer and I are great friends. She works well without me. I'm just glad when she invites me for the ride!'

Adam Sandler, who co-starred alongside Jennifer Aniston, mentioned to Us Weekly that he is unsure about the details of the sequel they are currently working on. He expressed his friendship with Jennifer and praised her ability to work independently. Sandler appreciates being part of the journey whenever she includes him in her projects.

The Emmy award-winning actress is up against tough competition from Olivia Colman and Helena Bonham Carter of The Crown, Elisabeth Moss from The Handmaid’s Tale, and Jodie Comer from Killing Eve. Despite receiving only a 63% approval rating from critics on Rotten Tomatoes, Apple TV+ has already greenlit a second season of The Morning Show, which the Valley Girl actress co-produces. Showrunner Kerry Ehrin described season two as a challenge of escaping from the aftermath of a huge disaster.

Airing January 19 on TNT/TBS! For her role as Alex Levy in The Morning Show, Aniston is up for best actress in a drama series trophy at the 26th Screen Actors Guild Awards

Don’t miss out on January 19th when The Morning Show’s very own Jennifer Aniston, playing the character of Alex Levy, is in the running for the best actress in a drama series award at the 26th Screen Actors Guild Awards on TNT/TBS!

Who will win? The Emmy winner faces heavy competition against The Crown duo Olivia Colman and Helena Bonham Carter, as well as The Handmaid's Tale star Elisabeth Moss and Killing Eve's Jodie Comer

Who will come out on top? The Emmy victor is up against tough competition from The Crown’s Olivia Colman and Helena Bonham Carter, as well as Elisabeth Moss from The Handmaid’s Tale and Jodie Comer from Killing Eve.

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