Coronavirus Delays The Recording Of The Reunion Of ” Friends “

HBO made the decision to delay the recording of the special episode of the popular series for a month, since it wants to have an audience on the forum.

The pandemic of coronavirus it is causing bitter gulps all over the world and in all sectors; now it has been confirmed that the filming of the special chapter that will have the popular series Friends It has been postponed until further notice due to the preventive measures that have been taken to combat the disease.


It was a month ago when HBO’s new platform, HBO MAX, confirmed the special for Friends with all its protagonists: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matthew Perry, David Schwimmer Y Matt LeBlanc.

According to information from The Hollywood Reporter, the recording of the program would begin next week, however, HBO decided to postpone it due to the desire that, as it happened in the 90s, there were viewers on the forum during the recordings, a fact that is impossible to do due to the current recommendation of isolation,.

HBO Max He did not specify if the special can be seen, as originally planned, when the digital platform begins operating in May for which there is no specific launch date yet.

Although the millions of fans of Friends As they have waited for years for new episodes of the series, this special reunion would not be a fictional episode as such but, rather, a “flashback” style show with interviews with the cast.

Until quite recently, Friends was broadcast in Netflix, but Warner He did not hesitate to spend more than 400 million dollars last summer to recover it and integrate it as one of the diamonds HBO Max.

Friends, which premiered on September 22, 1994, closed in 2004 with 10 successful seasons after 236 episodes on air.