'Friends: The Reunion' Set For Sky TV & Now In The UK And Ireland

Post by: Rick Ellis 25 May, 2021

If you're a fan of the long-running comedy Friends and live in the UK or Ireland, a new deal ensures you'll be able to watch the new reunion special at the same time as the rest of the world.

Friends: The Reunion will be available exclusively on Sky and streaming service NOW in the UK & Ireland. It will air on demand from 8:02am and will air on Sky One, Thursday, May 27th at 8pm. 

Sky customers will also be able to watch the special on Thursday by saying any one of ten Friends-related phrases into their Sky Q remotes, including  “I’ll be there for you”, “We were on a break”, “Pivot! Pivot! Pivot!”, “Friends Reunion” and more.

The special will see cast members Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry, and David Schwimmer return to the classic comedy’s original soundstage, Stage 24, on the Warner Bros. Studio lot in Burbank for a real-life unscripted celebration of the beloved show. Friends: The Reunion will feature a variety of special guest appearances David Beckham, Justin Bieber, BTS, James Corden, Cindy Crawford, Cara Delevingne, Lady Gaga, Elliot Gould, Kit Harington, Larry Hankin, Mindy Kaling, Thomas Lennon, Christina Pickles, Tom Selleck, James Michael Tyler, Maggie Wheeler, Reese Witherspoon, and Malala Yousafzai.

Ben Winston directed the special and executive produced along with Friends executive producers Kevin Bright, Marta Kauffman, and David Crane. The special hails from Warner Bros. Unscripted Television in association with Warner Horizon, Fulwell 73 productions, and Bright/Kauffman/Crane Productions. Aniston, Cox, Kudrow, LeBlanc, Perry, and Schwimmer executive produced the special. Emma Conway, James Longman, and Stacey Thomas-Muir co-executive produced.


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