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    Updated on Aug 31, 2020. Posted on Feb 20, 2015

    Here's Everything That Marcel The Monkey Has Been Up To Since "Friends"

    Spoiler: It's pretty damn impressive.

    We all remember Ross’ pet monkey, Marcel, even 20 years after he was last seen on Ross’ shoulder. So what's he been up to since?

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    Well, for starters, he is actually a she.

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    Marcel was played by white-headed capuchin monkey named Katie. We spoke to Katie's handler, who told us all about Katie's stunning career.

    After her career-launching role in Friends, Katie led the way for future Friends alumni by breaking into Hollywood.

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    Here she is with a show-stealing performance in Bruce Almighty.

    And it's not just movies. Here she is guest starring in an episode of 30 Rock.

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    Just chilling on set with Ariana Grande.

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    Commercials are also an important part of 25-year-old Katie's work schedule.

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    Oh, and she's a model now, too.

    And when she's not relaxing in her California residence between shooting, she also serves as the mascot for the LA Angels baseball team.

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    Overall, not bad for a primate.

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