Friends: The Reunion special will be available on ZEE5 soon for Indian viewers, the streaming service revealed today. On May 27, it will premiere on HBO Max in the United States. Jennifer Aniston, Matt LeBlanc, Courtney Cox, Matthew Perry, David Schwimmer, and Lisa Kudrow will star in the widely awaited episode of the hit 90s sitcom.
The reunion will include guests such as soccer legend David Beckham, pop stars Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga, K-pop phenomenon BTS, and fashion icons Cindy Crawford and Cara Delevingne, in addition to the original cast.
“We are excited to bring ‘FRIENDS: THE REUNION’ to the Indian market exclusively on ZEE5. ‘FRIENDS’ is one of the most popular sitcoms in the world, and it’s a fantastic opportunity for us to present their reunion, which has been the talk of the town, on ZEE5 for ‘FRIENDS’ fans in India “ZEE5 India’s chief business officer, Manish Kalra, said in a statement that fans from all regions and languages can watch the episode from the comfort of their own homes.
Tom Selleck, who played Monica (Coxlove )’s interest in ten episodes, and Reese Witherspoon, who played Rachel’s girlfriend, will both appear (Aniston). The reunion was shot on the Warner Bros Studio lot near Los Angeles’ Stage 24, which also acted as the original soundstage for the sitcom about a group of close-knit New York friends exploring adulthood.
“Friends is one of the most successful and well-known sitcoms in the world, and it’s a fantastic opportunity for us to present their reunion on ZEE5 for Friends fans in India,” ZEE5 CEO Manish Kalra said in a statement.
FRIENDS was a ten-season television show created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman that aired on the American television network NBC from September 22, 1994, to May 6, 2004. It’s now available on Netflix in India, and it’s regularly in the top ten.