They’ll be right here for viewers — they usually lastly have a date for when, precisely.
The long-delayed reunion present for “Pals” has lastly introduced a launch date, a full 12 months after its preliminary one which was pushed again because of the pandemic.
Actor Matthew Perry had beforehand mentioned it might debut in March, however HBO Max introduced in a Thursday press launch that it’ll premiere “Pals: The Reunion” on Could 27, the one-year anniversary of the community’s launch.
An official teaser trailer for the much-anticipated reunion of the hit sitcom’s solid was additionally launched Thursday, and it’s far more teaser than trailer. Within the 40-second clip, the collection’ stars slowly stroll away from the digital camera to a slowed-down model of the theme track earlier than fading to a card studying, “The One The place They Get Again Collectively.”
The brand new episode was shot on the comedy’s unique Burbank Warner Bros. Studio lot soundstage, Stage 24, and can supply “a real-life unscripted celebration of the beloved present,” which ran from 1994 to 2004.
Along with present stars — Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer — a number of particular friends may also be featured on the brand new installment. Well-known faces embrace David Beckham, Justin Bieber, BTS, James Corden, Cindy Crawford, Cara Delevingne, Woman Gaga, Elliott Gould, Package Harington, Larry Hankin, Mindy Kaling, Thomas Lennon, Christina Pickles, Tom Selleck, James Michael Tyler, Maggie Wheeler, Reese Witherspoon and Malala Yousafzai.
The particular shall be directed by Ben Winston and produced by “Pals” government producers Kevin Vibrant, Marta Kauffman and David Crane
The episode’s format shall be as a sit-down interview with the actors, who shall be enjoying themselves, not their characters. “Nothing is scripted, and we’re not in character,” Schwimmer mentioned on “The Graham Norton Present” final month. “We’re all ourselves, though there’s one part of it that I don’t need to give away, however all of us learn one thing.”