Fans of the series ” Friends” were surprised by the announcement that they would finally see the long-awaited Friends Reunion. But unfortunately, the show is being delayed.
Friends is a series that has marked an era. With 10 seasons and 236 episodes in its history, the series brings us fully into the life and relationships of a group of friends who live in New York.
For several months now, the news of the reunion of the cast of “Friends” has kept fans quite excited. Since February, when the reunion between Joey, Rachel, Ross, Monica, Chandler, and Phoebe was announced, fans have gone crazy. They waited for it years ago and it was finally going to come true.
It was assumed that the Reunion would be hitting our screens on the march. However, it was, delayed till May and now it seems that the Reunion episode will be delayed further for a few months.
Why is the HBO delaying the release of Friends Reunion?
The filming of the special that will bring together the six stars of the Friends series was delayed by HBO Max due to the global crisis due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The COVID-19 had hit all industries including cinema and television. Because of the measures taken to prevent the disease from taking more lives, the making of several series and films around the globe has been stopped. And similarly, the meeting of the Friends Reunion is suspended.
When will Friends Reunion be premiered?
There is no official confirmation of when we can see the long-awaited Friends reunion in our screens. Everything depends on when the situation will get normal. However, we can speculate that the Friends Reunion can be released in October this year.
It is likely to note that the Friends Reunion will bring back Jennifer Aniston (Rachel), Courteney Cox (Monica), Lisa Kudrow (Phoebe), Matt LeBlanc (Joey), Matthew Perry (Chandler) and David Schwimmer (Ross). And is intended to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the popular series.