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"Friends" fans, the wait is nearly over. HBO Max's "Friends: The Reunion" hits streaming later this month and we are so here for it.
Of course, "Friends" is one of the most popular TV series of all time. It debuted in 1994, earning massive ratings until its conclusion 2004. We're betting you already knew that.
Many of us grew up with "Friends." We watched it live on Thursday nights as kids and as teenagers. We bought the complete VHS or DVD collections (remember those?) to watch it again, whenever we wanted. Even today, it's easy to find an episode of Friends on TV in syndication.
We still regularly quote Friends, too. Whether that's yelling, "Pivot! Pivot!" while moving something heavy, or just asking someone, "How you doing?" in Joey's trademark voice, "Friends" is still part of our lives, nearly 30 years later.
And later this month, stars Jennifer Aniston, Courtney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer are returning for a reunion special. Isn't that just spit on your neck fantastic?
Read on to discover the very latest about the Friends reunion, 'The One Where They Get Back Together."
The first full trailer is here!
We just got our first peek at the full trailer for the reunion special! Not only do our favorite friends reunite to discuss their history with the show, but we get to see them return to the iconic sets. Our hearts can't take the nostalgia: watching Jennifer Aniston, Courtney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry, and David Schwimmer play 'Friends' trivia in Monica's living room is everything. And hearing them discuss their casting, initial impressions of each other, and rise to fame? In our very best Janice voice: Oh. My. God.
When is Friends: The Reunion airing?
"Friends: The Reunion" arrives on HBO Max on May 27th. It was originally supposed to air last spring but was delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic. Filming began in April of this year on the show's soundstage, Stage 24, on the Warner Bros. Studio lot in California.
Reese Witherspoon, David Beckham and more are set to guest star in the special.
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In addition to the main cast, "Friends: The Reunion" will feature a ton of guest stars! Some are actors who famously guest-starred on the comedy, like Reese Witherspoon and Tom Selleck. Others weren't even born when the show debuted, like Malala Yousafzai. (Yes, that Malala!)
Here's the full guest list: 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.
The official teaser trailer is here!
HBO just released a teaser trailer and some new details about the long-awaited reunion special. The trailer shows the gang walking together arm-in-arm, while the show's recognizable theme song plays over the clip. At the end, text appears that says, "The One Where They Get Back Together." Could we be any more excited?