‘Friends’ Reunion Special Delayed on HBO Max, Will Not Make May Launch

Published on Apr 10, 2020

‘Friends’ Reunion Special Delayed on HBO Max, Will Not Make May Launch

The “Friends” reunion special will not be available when HBO Max launches in May.

The cast of the classic NBC sitcom was to reunite on the show’s set for a retrospective to help kick off the new streaming service from WarnerMedia in May. But production for the special, which “Friends” star Courtney Cox said was supposed to be filmed on March 23 and 24, was suspended amid the coronavirus pandemic.

The reunion special, which will feature behind-the-scenes footage from the 10 seasons, is still planned though it’s unclear when it can be filmed.

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Ben Winston is set to direct the special and will executive produce along with original “Friends” executive producers Kevin Bright, Marta Kauffman and David Crane. The special hails from Warner Bros. Unscripted & Alternative Television and Fulwell 73 Productions. Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc,

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Author: Tim Baysinger