Viewers of AppleTV’s hit series “The Morning Show” went wild on Wednesday after Jennifer Aniston and Jon Hamm stripped down for a hot and heavy sex scene in the latest episode, “The Stanford Student.”
The raunchy scene, which has (formerly Twitter), is featured in the show’s third season.
In the episode, news anchor Alex Levy (Aniston) can be seen lying naked on top of tech billionaire Paul Mark (Hamm) after the pair got intimate following an intense interview.
Several users had some hard takes on the scene.
“Jennifer Aniston hasn’t had an on-screen kiss like this since Ross and Rachel,” one user, referring to Aniston’s role in the sitcom “Friends.”
“Okay. You win Jennifer Aniston. I’ll put collagen in my coffee if I can have a body like that,” a second user, adding: “Damn, girl.”
“Who allowed Jennifer Aniston to be this naked in #TheMorningShow,” a third fan joked. “This lady ages like a fine wine and she’s gonna set me on fire.”
Director and executive producer Mimi Leder praised both Aniston, 54, and Hamm’s performance.
“It was a closed set, and two very grown-up actors who really understood the nature of the storytelling and were very much a part of it,” Leder, 71, told . “We wanted it to be sensitive. We wanted it to be sexy. We wanted it to be adult. We wanted it to be emotional. They really let go. They’re great actors. And there you have it.”
Despite the on-screen chemistry she shares with Hamm, 52, the “Murder Mystery” star revealed that romance has been a “challenge” for her in real life due to her parents’ divorce.
“Watching my family’s relationship didn’t make me kind of go, ‘Oh, I can’t wait to do that,’” the “We Are the Millers” star told WSJ Magazine in August. “It was always a little bit , I think, because I really was kind of alone. I didn’t like the idea of sacrificing who you were or what you needed, so I didn’t really know how to do that.”
Aniston married Brad Pitt in 2001 and subsequently divorced the “Mr. and Mrs. Smith” actor in 2005.
The “Horrible Bosses” actress then married Justin Theroux in 2015. Despite , the pair have .
In November 2022, the actress also (IVF) and her infertility. Her good friend and frequent collaborator Adam Sandler and his wife, Jackie Sandler, send her flowers on Mother’s Day each year.
“If it wasn’t for going through that, I would’ve never become who I was meant to be,” Aniston for their December cover story. “That’s why I have such gratitude for all those sh–y things.”
“I was throwing everything at it. I would’ve given anything if someone had said to me, ‘Freeze your eggs. Do yourself a favor.’ You just don’t think it,” she continued. “So here I am today. The ship has sailed.”
Aniston said talking about her past attempts with IVF felt “like coming out of hibernation.”
“I’ve spent so many years protecting my story about IVF,” she said. “I’m so protective of these parts because I feel like there’s so little that I get to keep to myself. … I don’t have anything to hide.”
Additionally, the “Marley & Me” actress took the time to bash the so-called “narrative” that she never wanted children and was a “selfish” partner.
“God forbid a woman is successful and doesn’t have a child,” she concluded. “It was absolute lies.”