The One Where They Reunite: F.R.I.E.N.D.S Special On The Way

Scarlett Adler

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Could we BE any more excited? Over the weekend, the cast of F.R.I.E.N.D.S announced some major news, and let's just say it's been 16 years overdue...

On Saturday, the cast of the hit t.v. show revealed that there indeed, will be a reunion special sooner than we think. "It's happening," Jennifer Aniston teased on the 'gram, along with a picture of her cast mates.


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It’s happening... ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ @hbomax⁣ @courteneycoxofficial⁣ @lisakudrow⁣ @mleblanc⁣ @mattyperry4⁣ @_schwim_

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While no one's officially revealed what, exactly, is 'happening', it's been reported by Variety that we can expect an unscripted special on HBO Max. The streaming platform is also set to host all 236 episodes of the the show.

A date for the special has yet to be dropped, but one can assume it'll come around summer time, as the streaming service launches in May.


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Here for the lobster. 🦞

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The cast, who'll be filming at Stage24, the same set they'd filmed Friends at, are expected to rake in $2.5 million for the reunion, as Variety reports.

"It taps into an era when friends – and audiences – gathered together in real time...this reunion special will capture that spirit, uniting original and new fans.” said Kevin Reilly, the channel's chief content officer.