The wait seems endless. The Friends special, which brings together the stars of the series, finally has a date to air on HBO Max and a first teaser.
The long-delayed Friends reunion special will finally be on HBO Max. The platform has just announced the long-awaited release date. “Friends: The Reunion” will debut on HBO Max on May 27. In addition, we can see a first teaser of the show. If he still keeps his secrets, he still rekindles the nostagia.
The choice of May 27 is not innocent. Indeed, this show marks the first anniversary of the launch of HBO Max. This reunion has been delayed several times due to the shutdown of production caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. They were originally scheduled to shoot in February 2020, but filming could not take place until April.
The show will feature the stars of Friends: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer as they return to the iconic stage, Stage 24, on the Warner Bros. website. Studio in Burbank where the series was filmed.
Also invited: David Beckham, Justin Bieber, BTS, James Corden, Cindy Crawford, Cara Delevingne, Lady Gaga, Elliott Gould, Kit Harington, Larry Hankin, Mindy Kaling, Thomas Lennon, Christina Pickles, Tom Selleck, James Michael Tyler, Maggie Wheeler, Reese Witherspoon and Malala Yousafzai.
In 2020, the 10 seasons of Friends left Netflix’s catalog to end up on HBO Max’s in a deal that reportedly cost WarnerMedia more than $ 400 million. According to Variety, each of the six stars would receive at least $ 2.5 million for their appearance on the show.