We couldn’t be extra excited: the Buddies reunion is going on for actual! It has been rumored for a while that there could be a reunion particular of the long-lasting sitcom, and now it is formally within the works. So when can we watch our favorites again collectively once more?
In keeping with Matthew Perry, it is all occurring in March 2021. “Buddies reunion being rescheduled for the start of March. Seems like we now have a busy 12 months arising. And that is the best way I prefer it!” Perry tweeted on Nov. 12.
Buddies reunion being rescheduled for the start of March. Seems like we now have a busy 12 months arising. And that is the best way I prefer it!- matthew perry (@MatthewPerry) November 12, 2020
The Buddies reunion particular was initially speculated to go hand in hand with the launch of HBO Max this previous Might. Nevertheless, because of issues surrounding the unfold of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), manufacturing was pushed again.
HBO Max famously snapped up the streaming rights to your complete unique sequence of Buddies, which left its earlier streaming residence at Netflix in November 2019. The Buddies reunion might be a significant must-see occasion proper off the bat for HBO’s new streaming service, which enters an more and more crowded and aggressive marketplace for streaming.
“Guess you possibly can name this the one the place all of them bought again collectively – we’re reuniting with David, Jennifer, Courteney, Matt, Lisa and Matthew for an HBO Max particular that might be programmed alongside your complete Buddies library,” Kevin Reilly, chief content material officer at HBO Max, mentioned in an announcement in THR. “I turned conscious of Buddies when it was within the very early levels of improvement after which had the chance to work on the sequence a few years later and have delighted in seeing it catch on with viewers era after era. It faucets into an period when associates – and audiences – gathered collectively in actual time and we predict this reunion particular will seize that spirit, uniting unique and new followers.”
THR additionally reported that the particular might be filmed on Stage 24 of the Warner Bros. Studio lot in Burbank, CA, the place the unique sequence was shot. All six of the unique stars are signed on and also will govt produce, together with a slew of different producers. The six solid members shared the information to their respective Instagrams, all utilizing the identical promotional picture and the caption “It is occurring” – aside from Matt LeBlanc, whose put up had the identical caption however jokingly used a photograph of the M*A*S*H solid as an alternative.