The wait has been long for the Friends reunion special, but it’s within reach. The Friends reunion special will premiere May 27 only on HBO Max. The highly-anticipated special comes a full year after its intended release because of the pandemic.
Don’t worry, your Friends faves will be back. All 6 of the original cast members will be returning for the upcoming HBO Max special, which is expected to start filming very soon. Friends: The Reunion, will premiere May 27 on HBO Max.
The news was announced in the special’s first teaser video on May 13. The 40-second teaser features all 6 of the original cast members, David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Matthew Perry, Courteney Cox, and Matt LeBlanc, walking together on the Warner Bros. Studio lot with their arms around each other.
The Friends cast is getting paid big bucks for this reunion special. The cast members will be paid between $2.5 million and $3 million each for the HBO Max special, according to The Hollywood Reporter.