The HBO Max reunion particular is unquestionably nonetheless taking place as Phobe simply revealed that a number of scenes have already been shot.
Lisa Kudrow reassured followers throughout a latest look on a podcast, “There are totally different aspects to it, and we already shot packages of issues. I pre-shot one thing for it already so we’re undoubtedly doing it as a result of I already shot a bit one thing,” she stated.
The reunion, which was first introduced final February, will convey the NBC sitcom’s six important forged members — Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry, David Schwimmer, and Kudrow — again collectively on display screen for the primary time because the sequence went off the air after 10 seasons in 2004. The particular is alleged to reunite the group, together with co-creators Marta Kauffman and David Crane, on the unique Pals soundstage on the Warner Bros. studio lot, to reminisce about their time on the sequence.
Within the podcast look, Kudrow reiterated that the reunion is just not a reboot. “It is not, like, a scripted factor. We’re not portraying our characters. It is us getting collectively, which simply does not occur rather a lot and has by no means occurred in entrance of different individuals since 2004 once we stopped,” she defined. “I believe it will be nice.”
Actor Matthew Perry who performed Chandler Bing announced in November that the cast will be filming the episode in March 2021.
“Pals reunion being rescheduled for the start of March. Seems to be like we now have a busy yr arising. And that`s the way in which I prefer it!” Perry tweeted.
The one-off unscripted particular was purported to launch the HBO Max streaming service in Could 2020.
The particular was initially purported to debut final Could to coincide with the launch of HBO Max, but it surely confronted a number of delays as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. Filming for the particular was postponed indefinitely in August amid a surge in coronavirus circumstances. A brand new launch date has not been introduced.