Friends, the much-beloved American television drama series, is back with a reunion. Yes, after days and years of anticipation and hoping, the cast of friends is back.
From September 22, 1994, to May 6, 2004, the series aired on NBC. The series then follows with ten more seasons. Marta Kauffman, with David Crane, are the creators of the popular show. Production of the series involves Bright/Kauffman/Crane Productions. Furthermore, production was in association with Warner Bros. Television.
Shootings for previous seasons were at the Warner Bros. Studios in California. The series has received much critical acclamation since its release. Moreover, fans still re-watch the series time and again. The audience claims that the sitcom is an evergreen drama, and a reunion is a must.
Wishes of fans have come true; friends are returning after 16 years since the airing of the last episode. All seasons of the series have rankings within the top ten season ratings. The season finale itself at 52.2 million viewers, that too only in America.
Friends’ reunion will make a comeback on HBO max, on the 25th anniversary of the series. After the finale, the six cast members were not seen on Television together. The reunion will mark a comeback for the cast members together after so many years.
Friends Reunion: Release Date
Now that the good news is out, fans have been waiting for the release date of Friends reunion. But so far, there is no information for the premiere. The current situation of the world and its struggle with covid-19 is a significant reason.
November 12, 2019, a development of Friends reunion for HBO Max was in the talks by Warner Bros. Later, On February 21, 2020, HBO announced that the unscripted reunion was to grace screens around May 2020.
Unfortunately, the series got indefinitely postponed due to the delay in production. And since the reunion is to have a live audience, the release is tricky.
Until then, we have to wait patiently. Previous episodes of Friends is available on HBO max for binge-watching.
Friends Reunion: Cast
The six main characters of Friends will make a comeback in the Reunion Special. No other news could be as exciting!
The cast and characters from the seasons include:
- Jennifer Aniston portrays Rachel Karen Green.
- Courteney Cox plays Monica Geller-Bing’s character.
- Lisa Kudrow portrays Phoebe Buffay-Hannigan.
- Joseph Francis “Joey” Tribbiani Jr. is played by Matt LeBlanc.
- Matthew Perry plays the role of Chandler Muriel Bing.
- Dr. Ross Geller, Ph.D., is portrayed by David Schwimmer.
- Drea de Matteo as Gina Tribbiani
- Andrea Anders plays the role of Alexis Garrett.
- Paulo Costanzo plays the character of Michael Tribbiani.
- Jennifer Coolidge plays Roberta Morgenstern
- Miguel A. Núñez Jr. as Zach Miller
Friends Reunion: Plot
According to reports, the reunion is not an episode nor a film. It is unlikely that special airing will have a specific plot. The six characters of Friends are to reunite, have surprises, reminisce about old times, and visit sets. Behind the scenes, the footage will air as well! But the characters will not be reprised. Instead, they will come on stage as themselves.
The reunion is to be unlike the previous episodes of Friends. It is going to be unique in its true meaning of the term.
Friends Reunion: Storyline
The storyline of friends revolves around six people in their 20s and 30s. It follows their lives as they live in New York City, Manhattan, and navigate their way, surviving the real world. As the story moves forward, they find friends, romance, companionship, and comfort.
The show is a perfect blend of comedy, romance, and drama.
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