Everything you need to know about the Friends reunion

scandal 14/05/2021

The friends reunion is coming faster than we anticipated as it has been announced that the reunion will be released in the US this month and we’re incredibly excited! Here’s everything you need to know about the reunion special that’s coming the 27th of May (28th May NZT).

How to watch the episode in New Zealand

At the moment it’s unclear if anyone has the rights to the Friends reunion special. In the US, HBO Max has the rights to the special however they currently don’t stream to New Zealand. HBO Max streaming rights in New Zealand are held by Sky and streaming service Neon also has access to some HBO Max shows. Make sure to watch this space though because we’ll be sure to update you when the news breaks!

Celebrity Guest Stars

Along with the main cast we’ll also be seeing a few other familiar faces! The Friends reunion will feature BTS, Lady Gaga, James Corden, Justin Bieber, David Beckhame, Cara Deleveinge, Cindy Crawford, Elliot Gould, Kit Harington, Mindy Kaling, Larry Hankin, Thom Lennon, Tom Selleck, Christina Pickles, Maggie Wheeler, James Michael Tyler, Malala Yousafai and Reese Witherspoon!

The most recent updates

Lisa Kudrow visited Conan O’Brian and mentioned that there's footage she hadn’t seen before and that the iconic fountain will be included in the special! She also revealed that she hadn’t actually seen all of Friends because she was self conscious about being on the TV drawing attention to herself. You can watch the interview below.

BTS fans finally realized why James Corden made the boys clap to the theme tune of Friends during BTS's feature in Carpool Karaoke.

The Trailer

Finally the moment we’ve all been waiting for THE TRAILER! You can watch the official teaser trailer for Friends down below!