The much-anticipated Friends reunion unique could begin filming as soon as next month, David Schwimmer has actually exposed.
The 53- year-old star, who played Ross Gellar in the 90 s comedy, stated the one-off episode could be shot in mid-August if it is safe to proceed due to COVID-19 constraints.
Throughout a look on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Schwimmer guaranteed the unique would include “surprise bits”.
He stated: “It’s supposed to happen maybe in August, the middle of August, but honestly we’re going to wait and see another week or two if we all determine it’s really safe enough to do. And if not, then we’ll wait until it’s safe.”
The unique, which is set to air in the United States on the HBO Max streaming service, will see Schwimmer reunite on screen with his co-stars Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry.
It had actually been because of release with HBO Max in May however filming was postponed due to the pandemic.
Throughout his look on The Tonight Show, Schwimmer likewise remembered how he almost refused the role of Ross.
He informed Fallon he had actually been soured by his first experience of being a series routine on a comedy and had actually left Los Angeles for Chicago to do theatre.
Schwimmer stated he was at first not interested when his representative informed him about the Friends role till the show’s co-creators Marta Kauffman and David Crane connected to him.
He had actually formerly auditioned for them for a role on a various funny that was later on cancelled, however he made enough of an impression for them to compose the part of Ross with Schwimmer in mind.
That persuaded him to take the role, he informed Fallon.
The cast of Friends lastly verified they would reunite for an unique episode of the show, 15 years after it ended, in February.
Each of the stars of the hit funny, about a group of friends residing in New york city City attempting to browse life as young grownups, posted the exact same message on their Instagram, stating: “It’s happening…”
The last episode was relayed in 2004 and ended with a shot of the cast all leaving secrets to Monica and Chandler’s house on the kitchen area counter prior to navigating a farewell coffee.