Friends star Lisa Kudrow is playing a character named Monica alongside one called Rachel in The Girl on the Train

And that's not the only Friends connection in the film of Paula Hawkins' best-selling novel

Lisa Kudrow has joined the movie adaptation of Paula Hawkins’ smash-hit novel The Girl on the Train, alongside Emily Blunt, Jared Leto, Justin Theroux, and Allison Janney, reveal stateside insiders The Hollywood Reporter.


It’s a star-studded cast but – for Friends fans at least – it’s the connections between the characters names that are really intriguing. Kudrow’s is called Monica, while Emily Blunt’s is called Rachel. And Monica is a former colleague of a character played by Justin Theroux, Jennifer Aniston’s real-life husband…


Fingers crossed one of them has a cat called Phoebe…