Rachel Karen Green (Jennifer Aniston) is the spoiled but warm-hearted and likeable daughter of a rich vascular surgeon and his wife.Rachel is introduced into the series in the first episode after she leaves her fiancé, Barry, at the altar, and attempts to live independently without financial support from her parents.Initially, Rachel is determined to raise the baby on her own, but later she realizes she needs Ross's help.She decides to move in with Ross, even though the two are not involved in a relationship.
Rachel moves into Monica's apartment and meets Phoebe Buffay, and Joey Tribbiani.
Monica is an intelligent, kind-hearted person who works primarily as a chef at a variety of restaurants throughout the show.
In the second season, Monica falls for her father Jack's (Elliott Gould) friend, Richard Burke (Tom Selleck).
She accepts and prepares to move herself and Emma to France.
However, in the series finale, she declines the job offer and famously "gets off the plane".