Jennifer Aniston Made a Secret Golden Globes Cameo You Probably Missed

She let this star record his Golden Globes appearance from her home.

The 2021 Golden Globes were unlike any of the 77 ceremonies that came before them. With stars Zooming in from home to accept their awards, we were able to get a sneak peek into their private lives. However, one star borrowed his good friend Jennifer Aniston's home for his Golden Globes backdrop. And while you might have missed it, Aniston made a sneaky cameo during his onscreen appearance. Read on to find out which star inadvertently showcased Aniston, and for more Aniston news, This Resurfaced Jennifer Aniston Interview Has Fans Horrified.

Jason Bateman made his Golden Globes appearance from Jennifer Aniston's house.

Jason Bateman at Jennifer Aniston's house during the Golden Globes
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During the 2021 Golden Globes, which aired Feb. 28, Jason Bateman decided to accept his nomination for Best Actor in a TV Drama Series from the comfort of his good friend's home.

In her Instagram story, Aniston pointed out that although she wasn't part of the awards this year, she and her father made a cameo via a picture frame on her desk. Only in 2021 would you see Bateman balancing a laptop on Aniston's books to attend the ceremony. And for more celebrity content delivered straight to your inbox, sign up for our daily newsletter.

Aniston shared a behind-the-scenes look of the set-up.

Jason Bateman at Jennifer Aniston's house during the Golden Globes
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Aniston posted a behind-the-scenes sneak peek of how Bateman's Golden Globes appearance came together. In the photo, Aniston's paint-by-numbers frog art is seen being used to help Bateman get the right shot. The art is a charming reminder that Aniston can get bored during quarantine like the rest of us. Bateman also employed a ring light to help him look his best on camera. And for insight into a film these two stars made together, Jason Bateman Admits This Movie Was "Garbage."

Bateman featured his two daughters during his appearance.

Jason Bateman with his daughters during the Golden Globes
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It seems Aniston hosted the bulk of the Bateman clan for the Golden Globes. While waiting to hear if he won in his category, Bateman was flanked by his two daughters, 14-year-old Francesca Bateman and 9-year-old Maple Bateman. They didn't seem too disappointed when their dad lost to The Crown's Josh O'Connor. And for more Aniston gossip, Jennifer Aniston Shared the One Thing She'd Never Do in a Relationship.

Bateman and Aniston are old friends.

Jennifer Aniston and Jason Bateman
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Aniston told Relevant Magazine in 2010 that she has known Bateman since she was 25. "I've just always adored him. He's just delightful. There's nothing about him that isn't squeezable," she said. The two have become even closer over the years—hanging out, going on vacations, and attending movie premieres together. Aniston even spoke on Bateman's behalf when he was honored with a Hollywood Star on the Walk of Fame.

The pair has now starred in multiple films together, including The Break-Up, The Switch, Horrible Bosses, and Office Christmas Party. And for more on Aniston's acting past, Cole Sprouse Says Jennifer Aniston Made His Friends Role "Quite Difficult."

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