‘Friends’ News

Matthew Perry had said no to storyline about Chandler sneaking into a gay bar

In Generation Friends: An Inside Look at the Show That Defined a Television Era, writer Saul Austerlitz recalls the moment Matthew Perry was pitched the storyline.

Five very awkward things to have happened on F.R.I.E.N.D.S

A recent rerun highlighted some tricky moments on the show, vis-à-vis character arcs. Here are some of them.


Why Friends would have never worked as an Indian TV show

No parent in our country would have been comfortable seeing youngsters in their mid-20s wasting their life away at a coffee shop.

Here's why Friends won’t get rebooted

Friends' appeal was in its highly idealized depiction of the stages of encroaching maturity, from first jobs to first serious relationships — likely one of the reasons for its sustained popularity among adolescents curious to glimpse what their futures might be.

Friends pop-up lets sitcom’s fans explore show’s key props

Those who have snagged tickets to the New York City Pop-Up experience based on the comedy favorite will get to plop down on the orange couch at Central Perk, play football in Joey and Chandler’s apartment and marvel at Rachel’s haircuts through the show’s 10 seasons.

Friends to release in theatres on its 25th anniversary

12 iconic episodes of the popular NBC series Friends will be specially screened over three nights of September 23, September 28 and October 2.


Kristin Davis 'lost sleep' over Friends guest role

The Sex and the City alum Kristin Davis featured as Erin, Joey's (Matt LeBlanc) love interest, for one episode of the hit NBC sitcom Friends in 2000.

Rachel-Joey over Rachel-Ross? This 100-tweet thread will make you rethink the F.R.I.E.N.D.S love triangle

In a 100-tweet long Twitter thread, Twitter user @kaneandgriffin expressed her views stating why Rachel should have ended up with Joey instead. In what could be almost 14,000 characters, she divulged how it should have been the real love story on the popular sitcom.

Want to win more girlfriends? Be more empathetic

According to a study, boys high in cognitive empathy attracted an average of 1.8 more girl friendships than low empathy counterparts.

'Friends' stars Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry to reunite on CBS

Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry will be back together again this fall on CBS