April 13, 2021: It’s a good day for F.R.I.E.N.D.S stans. This year might have had a dampened start but things are looking better for the series fan as F.R.I.E.N.D.S reunion special has been announced that will stream on HBO Max. It seems like the wait is almost over as the (behind-the-scenes) BTS of F.R.I.E.N.D.S reunion episode have started pouring in.
BTS of F.R.I.E.N.D.S reunion – Original cast back in action
The episode brings back the original cast including Jennifer Aniston, Courtney Cox, David Schwimmer, Lisa Kudrow, Matthew Perry and Matt LeBlanc.
The special was delayed multiple times due to the novel coronavirus pandemic but has now wrapped up the shoot in Los Angeles.
BTS of F.R.I.E.N.D.S. reunion: It’s a wrap
The F.R.I.E.N.D.S special has been filmed at Warner Bros Studios, where the series wrapped up in 2004. The official Instagram page of friends shared the update.
The caption read, “That’s a wrap! Could we BE anymore excited!? Friends: The Reunion is coming to @hbomax. #friendsreunion.” HBO Max Pop also shared the news on social media pages.
Check out the viral BTS pictures from the sets of Friends reunion special episode:
The fans are going ga-ga as the picture’s surface. (here Matthew Perry)
The nostalgia of the ‘set’ is definitely overwhelming.
About F.R.I.E.N.D.S Reunion
Earlier David Schwimmer had talked about the special episode and confirmed that the cast will appear as themselves, not in character. During a virtual interview on The Graham Norton Show, he said, “There’s nothing scripted, we’re not in character. We are all ourselves, although there is one section of it that I don’t want to give away, we all read something.”
F.R.I.E.N.D.S. aired for 10 seasons between 1994 and 2004. The series gained a fan-following, spanning generations.
It was also nominated for 62 Primetime Emmy Awards and won the Outstanding Comedy Series award in 2002.