Long awaited and postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the special episode of “Friends” has just completed its filming while a broadcast date should be announced soon.
End clap for the long-awaited special episode of Friends. The reunion of Manhattan’s six most famous friends was filmed in the studio for a few days. This Sunday April 11, the official Instagram account of the series announced the end of filming at the original studio Stage 24, at Warner Bros. premises, Burbank.
Scheduled for the American platform HBO Max later this year, this big comeback will not be a traditional episode with a new plot, but a parenthesis that will bring together those who made the success of the program. Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry, Lisa Kudrow and David Schwimmer have all answered the call, as have creators David Crane and Marta Kauffman.
For several days, many photos sets have leaked on social networks before being finally deleted in the process. Among these pictures, fans of the series could recognize the apartments of Moncia and Joey or the famous fountain of the credits. Matthew Perry had also allowed himself to post a small photo in the middle of a make-up session before also deleting his post.
First envisaged by cameras interposed on Zoom, this reunion heard the relaxation of health measures to bring together the cast in flesh and blood. The content of this special episode is still being kept secret, but according to the photos of the sets, it is very likely that the stars will reenact new scenes for this grand occasion. No information specifies, for the moment, when and how the episode will be broadcast in France. The entire series is available on Netflix.