Ahead of the reunion that millions of fans are waiting for, Lisa Kudrow, who played the sweet and eccentric Phoebe Buffay on Friends, says her experience was a little intimidating but thrilling with such huge celebrities to be part of the event.
The reunion was filmed at Warner Bros. Studios, Burbank, stage 24, named “The Friends Stage” after the series finale as a tribute to the legacy of the show. The majority of the episodes of the show were shot at this location. The set is open for a visit for fans to visit, and now the cast will be seen gathering once again at the same stage.
The guest stars will include supporting actors James Michael Tyler, Tom Selleck, Maggie Wheeler, and other worldwide known celebrities like BTS, David Beckham, and Justin Bieber, who will be talking about their love for the show. BTS, one of the biggest band in the world currently, credits the sitcom for teaching them the English language.
And while Lisa remarked that she felt a little intimidated, she also said that “Shooting that, shooting any of it, being in the same room with these people and getting to hug them [was my favourite].”
The Friends Reunion will stream on 27th May on HBO Max for most countries, but Zee 5 announced that they will be streaming the episode in India.
The show ended in 2004, returning after 17 years with the main cast. Although it was announced earlier that the reunion won’t exactly comprise of an episode, the trailer of the reuniting of the cast was well received by the fans.
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