Left Menu
Development News Edition

'Friends' is hitting theatres for its 25th anniversary

PTI | Los Angeles | Updated: 14-08-2019 11:47 IST | Created: 14-08-2019 11:43 IST
'Friends' is hitting theatres for its 25th anniversary
Poster of 'Friends' Image courtesy: Instagram

"Friends" is coming back. There's no reunion or a movie but the six fan favorites -- Monica, Rachel, Phoebe, Chandler, Joey and Ross -- are coming together for a re-run of the beloved sitcom on account of its 25th anniversary.

According to Entertainment Weekly, 12 iconic episodes of the popular NBC series will be specially screened over three nights of September 23, September 28 and October 2. Over 1,000 theatres across the US will feature four episodes per night that have been newly remastered in 4K format from the original 35mm camera negative.

Each screening will feature exclusive interviews and never-before-seen content. The night of September 23 will showcase the pilot 'ReDo', followed by 'The One With The Black Out', 'The One With The Birth' and 'The One Where Ross Finds Out'.

Next night will see 'The One With The Prom Video', 'The One Where No One's Ready', 'The One With The Morning After' and 'The One With The Embryos'. On October 2, episodes 'The One With Chandler In A Box', 'The One With Ross' Wedding - Part 2', 'The One Where Everyone Finds Out' and 'The One Where Ross Got High' will be screened.

Lisa Gregorian, Warner Bros Television Group President & Chief Marketing Officer, said the team wanted people across ages, along with the loyal fans, to enjoy the show in a new way. "The cultural impact that 'Friends' continues to have, 25 years after its premiere, is astounding, a true testament to the genius of Marta Kauffman, David Crane, Kevin Bright, and the incredibly talented cast," Gregorian added.

The series, which enjoys cult following, starred Courteney Cox, Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Matthew Perry, Matt LeBlanc and David Schwimmer.



Post-COVID-19 Nigeria needs a robust Health Management Information System to handle high disease burden

Nigeria is among a few countries that conceptualised a health management information system HMIS in the early 90s but implementation has been a challenge till date. Besides COVID-19, the country has a huge burden of communicable and non-com...

Morocco COVID-19 response: A fragile health system and the deteriorating situation

Learning from its European neighbors, Morocco imposed drastic measures from the initial stages of the COVID-19 outbreak to try to contain its spread. The strategy worked for a few months but the cases have surged after mid-June. In this sit...

COVID-19: Argentina’s health system inefficiencies exaggerate flaws of health information system

You can recover from a drop in the GDP, but you cant recover from death, was the straightforward mindset of Argentinas President Alberto Fernndez and defined the countrys response to COVID-19. The South American nation imposed a strict...

Rwanda’s COVID-19 response commendable but health information system needs improvement

Rwanda is consistently working to improve its health information system from many years. However, it is primarily dependent on the collection and reporting of health data on a monthly basis. Besides, evaluation studies on Rwandas HIS publis...


Latest News

Rajya Sabha passes Bilateral Netting of Qualified Financial Contracts Bill, 2020

The Rajya Sabha passed the Bilateral Netting of Qualified Financial Contracts Bill, 2020 by a voice vote following discussions on Wednesday. Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman moved the motion for the consideration of the Bill in the...

World leaders who skipped past UN meetings get their moment

Hes not recognised as a head of state by the country hed be visiting. His diplomatic immunity is granted by the United Nations, not an unfriendly American administration that could decide to pick him up on drug-trafficking charges if he set...

Beyond the pale for Zaghari-Ratcliffe to return to detention, UK says

British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said it would be beyond the pale for Iranian-British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe to be returned to detention in Iran at this time. He added that Britain was still enagaged in a process of payi...

Paris to ban gatherings of more than 10 people - BFM TV

The French government is expected to unveil tighter coronavirus restrictions for Paris on Wednesday following a cabinet meeting, BFM TV and Le Parisien newspaper said. Among the measures planned are a ban on public gatherings of more than 1...

Give Feedback