Tom Selleck

By EW Staff
Updated April 15, 2004 at 04:00 AM EDT

Dr. Richard Burke was a memorable ”Friends” ex

DATED Monica

SEASONS 2, 3, and 6

DATING TYPE The Handsome Older Guy

THE LOVE STORY After Monica lands a catering job for family friend Dr. Burke, they fall in love. Unfortunately, Richard can’t warm to a second go at fatherhood, a deal breaker for baby-hungry Monica. By the time Richard changes his mind, Chandler has taken his place.

FUN FACT In 1967, he appeared on ”The Dating Game.” Courteney Cox was 3 at the time. Eww.

POST-”FRIENDS” He was the frustrated dad on the CBS TV movie ”12 Mile Road.”