07/12/2011 04:40 pm ET Updated Sep 11, 2011

Jennifer Aniston Talks Parents' Divorce With James Lipton On 'Inside The Actors Studio'

She has had to deal with the heartbreak of going through her own divorce but Jennifer Aniston has revealed the pain she suffered when her own parents split, when she was just nine years old.

The 42-year-old actress gave an emotional and frank account of her childhood during an interview with James Lipton, which aired in the U.S.

Talking about the day her father John Aniston, real name Yannis Anastassakis, left her mother Nancy Dow, Jennifer revealed: 'It was pretty crappy, I came home from a birthday party and he was moved out.'

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