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'Friends': This Is "Chandler's" Mom "Nora" Today

'Friends': This Is "Chandler's" Mom "Nora" Today
May 24, 2020 - 09:45 / Sarah Schulz

Actress and model Morgan Fairchild played the role of "Chandler" (Matthew Perry's) mother "Nora" on Friends. She has many other credible roles to her name and is still active in the entertainment industry today... 

Morgan Fairchild was born on February 3, 1950. She began her acting career in the late 70s and can still be seen on screen today! Fairchild's first on screen role was in the soap opera Search for Tomorrow as "Jennifer Pace" from 1973-1977. After an appearance on Dallas, she landed the lead role in the NBC series Flamingo Road.

Morgan Fairchild attends TheWrap's Power Women Summit 2019 at Fairmont Miramar Hotel on October 24, 2019 in Santa Monica, California

Morgan Fairchild After Flamingo Road

After the cancellation of Flamingo Road, Morgan appeared in several TV series including Hotel, Simon & Simon, Magnum, P.I., The Love Boat and in an entire season of Falcon Crest as "Jordan Roberts." We also loved to watch Morgan in North and South and its sequel in the 1980s.

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"Nora" On Friends

Fans loved to see Morgan as "Chandler Bing's" mother "Nora" on Friends. She was once rated one of the best recurring guest-characters on a series by The Seattle Times for her role as "Nora"! 

Matthew Perry and Morgan Fairchild in 'Friends'

Fairchild can most recently be seen in television movies like My Perfect Romance (2018) and A Date Before Christmas Eve (2019). She also appeared in 17 episodes of Days of Out Lives in 2017 and competed as herself on Worst Cooks In America in 2019. 

Morgan Fairchild's Personal Life

The now 70-year-old was married to Jack Calmes from 1967 to 1973. She has been with businessman Mark Seiler since 1980. She has no children.

Fun Facts About Morgan Fairchild

  • She is the younger sister of actress Cathryn Hart
  • Her birth name is Patsy Ann McClenny
  • Morgan was born in Dallas Texas
  • She is a big activist against AIDS and for the environment
  • Morgan has claimed that she was kidnapped twice in the early 1970s
  • She was nominated for a Golden Globe for her role in Flamingo Road