Jennifer Aniston and Lisa Kudrow in the TV series Friends

Fans of Friends are left with a little patience - yesterday HBO announced that the sequel to the legendary comedy show will premiere on May 27th.

In addition, a teaser for the episode "Friends: Reunion" has appeared online. In it, all six main stars - Jennifer Aniston, Courtney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matthew Perry, Matt LeBlanc and David Schwimmer, who starred throughout the show, walk hugging and holding hands to the recognizable composition I'll Be There For You.

The performers themselves shared the good news - they seem to be just as happy about the return of "Friends" as the fans of the show.

- wrote Courtney Cox.

The creators of the special issue and other details have been revealed. So, it is known that invited celebrities starred in the new episode. And their list is quite impressive. David Beckham, Reese Witherspoon, Cindy Crawford, Lady Gaga, Kit Harington and many others will appear in the frame.

The special was shot in April in three days. Filming took place on the same stage at Warner Bros. Studios, where the iconic show was filmed from 1994 to 2004. It is also known that the script for the episode will not be entirely familiar - the stars will talk to a live audience, and then at some point they will enter their roles.

Courteney Cox, Matt LeBlanc, Lisa Kudrow, Matthew Perry, Jennifer Aniston and David Schwimmer
Courteney Cox, Matt LeBlanc, Lisa Kudrow, Matthew Perry, Jennifer Aniston and David Schwimmer

Things to know (Q&A)

Is there a Friends movie coming out in 2020?

The US network previously suggested the Friends reunion would be dropping on the platform as part of the launch of its streaming platform HBO Max. HBO Max launched in May 2020 and the Friends reunion special was expected available then but it wasn't be to be.

What time will Friends Reunion air?

Friends : The Reunion release date, time

In the US and Canada, it's available 12am PT / 3am ET. In the UK, Friends : The Reunion will premiere 8:02am BST.

Will the friends reunion be available in the UK?

Friends : The Reunion will air on Sky One and NOW in the UK and on HBO Max in the US. Every episode of Friends is currently available on Netflix.

When was friends reunion announced?

The reunion was officially announced in February 2020.

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Does Chandler die on friends?

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Is HBO having a friends reunion?

When is the Friends Reunion ? The long-awaited Friends reunion airs Thursday, May 27th on HBO Max. This is a pre-taped special that will be available to stream online at 12:01am PST, Thursday morning. It will then be available for unlimited viewing for all HBO Max subscribers.

Where can I watch Friends Reunion 2021?

Friends : The Reunion was made available to stream on HBO Max at 12:00pm PT / 3:00am ET on Thursday,