Friends Reunion: How To Watch In The UK Finally Confirmed

24 May 2021, 10:00

HBO release trailer for Friends: The Reunion

By Kathryn Knight

The long-anticipated Friends reunion finally has a premiere date and trailer after a year of delays. Here's how to watch it in the UK...

Friends: The Reunion has a release date and line-up of celebrity guests confirmed, after two years of planning the show’s epic comeback.

After a long wait, fans will be treated to not only the return of their favourite group of friends, but celebrity guests including Lady Gaga, Mindy Kaling, Justin Bieber, David Beckham and more are stopping by too.

Tom Selleck, aka Monica’s ex boyfriend Richard, is also joining Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Courtney Cox, Matt LeBlanc, David Schwimmer and Matthew Perry.

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Could we be any more excited?

As we countdown the days to the reunion we’ve been waiting to hear about since 2004, here’s everything you need to know about the one-off return of Friends

The Friends cast got back together for a one-off reunion
The Friends cast got back together for a one-off reunion. Picture: Getty

Friends reunion premieres on May 27

Friends: The Reunion trailer

The Friends reunion trailer will kick you right in the feels, as it shows the six pals reunited on the studio set that made them famous.

Courtney, Jennifer, Lisa, David, Matt and Matthew go back to Central Perk, of course, Monica's apartment, and Joey and Chandler's pad across the hall.

You can watch the trailer at the top of this page!

What’s the release date of Friends: The Reunion?

Friends: The Reunion premieres on 27 May, which isn’t long to wait at all!

It was filmed in April on the series’ original soundstage at Warner Bros’ studios in California with a live audience.

Courteney Cox, Jennifer Aniston and Lisa Kudrow have remained close pals since starring on Friends together
Courteney Cox, Jennifer Aniston and Lisa Kudrow have remained close pals since starring on Friends together. Picture: Getty

How to watch Friends: The Reunion in the UK

Friends Reunion will air in the UK and Ireland on 27 May, where the special will be available to watch from 8am on demand and on streaming service NOW. It will also air on Sky One later that evening at 8pm.

Excuse us while we cancel all our plans.

Friends ended in 2004 after10 years
Friends ended in 2004 after10 years. Picture: Getty

Who are the celebrity guests on Friends: The Reunion?

The following celebrities are joining Phoebe, Rachel, Monica, Chandler, Ross and Joey in the Friends reunion show:

  • David Beckham
  • Justin Bieber
  • BTS
  • James Corden
  • Cindy Crawford
  • Cara Delevingne
  • Lady Gaga
  • Elliott Gould
  • Larry Hankin
  • Kit Harrington
  • Mindy Kaling
  • Thomas Lennon
  • Christina Pickles
  • Tom Selleck
  • James Michael Tyler
  • Maggie Wheeler
  • Reese Witherspoon
  • Malala Yousafzai

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