This is probably the event of this month of May: after months of waiting, the famous Meeting of Friends is available! Americans can discover it on HBO Max while in France, you just have to rush to Salto. Between filming secrets and anecdotes, here is what you should not miss:
- Attraction between Jennifer Aniston and David Schwimmer
Their couple made the fans dream in the series and obviously, the reality was not far! During the filming of the very first season, Jennifer Aniston and David Schwimmer reportedly – like their characters – felt a certain attraction to each other. ‘It would be really bad if the first time we kissed it was broadcast on a major TV channel,’ the actress would have said to her co-star. “And as you might expect,” they continue, “our first kiss was at Central Perk. We passed the love we had for each other through Ross and Rachel.”
- Matthew Perry’s Anguish
Performing in front of an audience every day can be stressful. In any case, for Matthew Perry, it was not so simple: “I had the impression that I was going to die if the public did not laugh”, entrusts the actor. “It’s unhealthy, I know, but if the audience weren’t laughing, I would sweat, I had seizures … If I didn’t get the intended laughter, I would panic.”
For the fans, this final episode was also (and above all) a way to find out what happened to the cult characters: obviously, the actors let themselves go to imagine the future of Ross, Rachel, Monica, Chandler, Ross. and Phoebe: for Jennifer Aniston, Rachel is married to Ross: the latter is still a paleontologist and they have other children. Courteney Cox imagines that even though the twins are grown up, Monica is still very involved in school life. Of course she and Chandler are still married. For her part, Lisa Kudrow imagines Phoebe married to Mike in Connecticut, struggling for the acceptance of different children. For his part, Matt LeBlanc is convinced that Joey has opened a sandwich shop in Venice Beach.
Sex and The City: Mr Big will reprise his role in the series revival!
In 1998, Sex and the City landed on our screens to become one of the most cult series of the late 90s and early 2000s! After six seasons full of twists and two films that drew millions of viewers, HBO’s cult show will make its comeback in a brand new season. In addition, as announced by the channel, three of the four main actresses will be in the game. Indeed, Kim Cattrall, who had already said that she no longer wanted to interpret the character of Samantha, decided not to resume her famous role. A heartbreak for fans of the show who will still be able to smile again thanks to this news!
Prepare yourself a cosmopolitan and make yourself comfortable in your armchair, Mr Big, played by Chris Noth, will officially reprise his role in And Just Like That…, the name of this revival! “I’m so happy to be able to work with Chris again on And Just Like That. How could we tell a new chapter of Sex and the City without our Mr. Big?” said Michael Patrick King, the producer of the series. A season in ten episodes in which we should find Carrie Bradshaw, Charlotte York and Miranda Hobbs in their fifties. As for the importance that Mr. Big will hold in the revival, no information was communicated on this subject. We will have to wait a few more months before discovering the first images of the project!
Reunion Friends: Phoebe and Lady Gaga perform Smelly Cat! (VIDEO)
More than 16 years after stopping its broadcast on the American channel NBC, Friends is finally back in a special episode in which the six main actors meet. Released on the new HBO Max platform on May 27 in the United States, the project was initially supposed to take place in recent months. But now, COVID-19 and the containment of most of the world’s population had forced teams to postpone the launch of what is already shaping up to be the audiovisual event of the year. No panic, however, since everything went as planned. You can also find a French version of this meeting on the Salto platform and soon in prime time on TF1. But in the meantime, make way for one of the most legendary extracts from this comeback!
You must know the title You stink of Phoebe’s cat! Crazy lyrics, a horrible melody and a nonexistent tempo, that’s about how we could detail it. However, this song has established itself as a classic of the American series. It is therefore impossible for actress Lisa Kudrow to miss her musical return to Central Perk. For the occasion, the latter called on a big name in music: Lady Gaga. The two women find themselves, armed with their guitars, playing Smelly Cat. An absolutely unforgettable and (already) legendary moment!
La Casa De Papel Part 5: Netflix unveils the release date of the final season
It was THE question that was on everyone’s lips: when would Part 5 of Casa de Papel be broadcast? After a long wait (due to the health situation), Netflix has (finally) unveiled the broadcast dates for the two parts that will make up part 5. Hold on tight, hostilities will resume on September 3. “When we started writing Part 5 in the midst of a pandemic, we realized we had to move away from what viewers might expect from a 10 episode season. So we used all the tools at our disposal. to create the feeling of an end of season from Volume 1. We started with a very aggressive style, putting the gang in a critical situation. In Volume 2, we focus more on the emotional state of the characters. It is a journey through their states of mind that links us directly to their departure, ”explained Alex Pina via a press release.
The second part of season 5, it will be available from December 3 (a way to celebrate Christmas before the hour). Casting side, fans will find Úrsula Coberó (Tokyo), Álvaro Morte (The Professor), Itziar Ituño (Lisbon), Pedro Alonso (Berlin), Miguel Herrán (Rio) and Jaime Lorente (Denver). And that’s not all, two actors will join the late team: Miguel Ángel Silvestre (Sense8) and Patrick Criado will be in the game.