But, believe it or not, the 50-year-old never really wanted to be known as a ‘bombshell’.Nope, she preferred the cute girl next door look to smokin’ hot sex siren. ‘I thought natural, cute and funny was sexy, you know?I was a little bit skeptical because my English then wasn’t as good as it is now, let’s face it. ‘Just say whatever you want in Italian.’ I made up most of the Italian spoken by Paolo.When I’m standing by the window with Jennifer, and I say, ‘Look at the moon, look at the stars.’ …
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I just made up those lines.” Fusco was also required to kiss Jennifer Aniston – not a bad gig for any actor of the era—but when asked what it was like to lock lips the future sitcom superstar, the actor described her as “a lovely, adorable young woman — a very talented actress.” fans may recall that Rachel dated Paolo early on, but his foolish attempt at making pass at her bestie Phoebe Buffay (Lisa Kudrow) sunk his relationship.
The Paolo character popped up again in the show’s second season when Rachel slept with him because she was upset about Ross (David Schwimmer) dating a new girlfriend, Julie (Lauren Tom).
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fans surely remember Paolo, the smooth-talking Italian beau of Jennifer Aniston’s Rachel Green in the first season of the Emmy-winning comedy.