‘Friends’ HBO Max Reunion Special Indefinitely Delayed

Published on Apr 10, 2020

‘Friends’ HBO Max Reunion Special Indefinitely Delayed

The “Friends” reunion special will not be there for you when HBO Max launches in May. The highly-anticipated project has been indefinitely delayed due to the ongoing global health crisis.

An HBO Max representative confirmed that the special, which will see “Friends” stars Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry, and David Schwimmer reunite, has been delayed. Work on the special is expected to resume once coronavirus-related production shutdowns end, though a specific timeframe is unavailable.

More from IndieWireSpike Lee: The One Good Thing About Quarantining Is 'the Earth Has Come Alive'The Show Must Go On: Here's What's Still Open for Business in Hollywood

The news could be a potentially significant blow for HBO Max’s early word-of-mouth success. Hype around a potential “Friends” reunion has been building for years and the HBO Max special was one of the upcoming streaming service’s most buzzworthy original projects.

Read full article at: Indiewire

Author: Tyler Hersko