Almost two decades later, the characters of Friends they are all still there for each other, just like the theme song said. Previously, it was announced that the original six Friends The stars – Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, David Schwimmer and Matthew Perry – would reunite for a new reunion special on HBO Max. On Thursday, the streamer released the first official teaser for the special and revealed that it will begin airing on May 27. Check out the teaser below!
The first officer Friends: the reunion The teaser doesn’t show us much, but it does give us a look at all six of the original cast members. They are only shown from behind as they walk the city streets at night in slow motion as a poignant instrumental version of the Friends the theme song plays in the background. Reminiscent of the original series episode titles, the title of the special is also displayed on the screen, which reads, “Where You Get Back Together.”
Last week in Ellen, Courteney Cox provided an update on the filming of the special. Calling the experience “amazing” and “so emotional,” Cox said, “It’s an unscripted reunion, but we got to be on stage 24 for the first time, all of us, in I forgot how many years, fifteen years? Seventeen years. .? “
Joking with some special surprises in store for fans, Cox added: “I have the worst memory. It all came up that I forgot. But it was great. It was a lot of fun. We had a lot of special surprises, and it was fantastic. It really was.”
It was in February 2020 that HBO first officially announced the Friends reunion. Due to the pandemic, production was suspended until this year, and it wasn’t until recently that filming finally began. While the special is primarily intended to bring the actors back to share memories of their own respective experience working on the show, David Schwimmer has hinted that the actors might reprise their roles in some way, perhaps to recreate a popular scene. with a table reading. .
“There is nothing written. We are not in character. We are all of us, the real people. Although there is a section that I do not want to reveal, but we all read something,” Schwimmer said in The Graham Norton Show last month.
Friends originally aired for ten seasons between 1994 and 2004. In the years since it went off the air, the show has remained one of the most popular sitcoms of all time, serving as one of the most-watched titles on Netflix. for many years. Realizing the continued popularity of the show, WarnerMedia acquired the exclusive streaming rights to the series at $ 85 million per year, which also led to the reunion special to attract even more. Friends fans to subscribe.
HBO Max will begin broadcasting the Friends reunion special, also known as “The One Where You Get Back Together”, on May 27. Until then, fans can also stream the original series on HBO Max. The first teaser of the special comes to us from HBO Max on Twitter.
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