Courteney Cox has revealed which unlikely job she had before becoming an actress.

On the Sunday Sitdown podcast, the Friends star spoke about her time as a pool saleswoman in her twenties, when her dad suggested she give up on her acting dream.

Despite describing herself as "one hell of a salesman", Courteney insists that now she has a pool of her own - she has no idea how to use her water-testing skills.

"I have a saltwater pool now so I don't know how to test that," she jokes.

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