Oprah: Where Are They Now?
Why Lisa Whelchel Turned Down the Part of Rachel on Friends
Lisa Whelchel, best known as Blair on the '80s sitcom The Facts of Life, says she has always used her faith as a compass, both professionally and personally. From turning down the role of Rachel Green on Friends to the shocking end of her 24-year marriage, Lisa's life has taken some unexpected turns. Watch as she opens up about her life-changing decisions—and reveals why her daughter wishes she would have accepted Jennifer Aniston's iconic role.
Published on January 17, 2014