It is likely to be onerous to imagine, however Courteney Cox has determined to binge-watch Friends for the very first time whereas she’s in self-isolation as a result of COVID-19 outbreak. During a distant look this week on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Cox stated that she determined to observe the sequence that made her a star forward of the upcoming Friends reunion.
“People love the show so much, I decided to binge-watch Friends,” Cox stated. “I just started season one!”
Since the sequence left Netflix originally of the yr and received’t be out there till May on HBOMax, the 55-year-old advised Kimmel that she purchased the sequence on Amazon Prime. Cox stated that she determined to binge Friends after assembly with producers for the upcoming reunion as a result of she realized that she didn’t bear in mind a lot concerning the present.
“I kept getting asked all these questions about Friends,” Cox stated. “I don’t remember even being on the show! I have such a bad memory! I remember obviously loving everybody there and having fun, and I remember certain times in my life. But I don’t remember episodes. I would never pass, I would fail every test!”
Cox added that by the point the quarantine ends, she’s going to “know so much about it.”
Kimmel tried to search out out simply how a lot she did know concerning the beloved sitcom, asking her if she knew the identify of the character she performed. Cox stated that she did know the reply (Monica), however that was the one factor she acquired proper.
Kimmel introduced in his cousin Anthony for a Friends trivia recreation with Cox and all the questions had been about Monica. During the competition, Cox admitted she was embarrassed as a result of cousin Anthony simply beat her attributable to her lack of Friends information.
Cox additionally revealed that she and the remainder of the Friends forged – Matthew Perry, David Schwimmer, Matt LeBlanc, Lisa Kudrow, and Jennifer Aniston – had been scheduled to tape the Friends reunion particular on March 23rd and 24th at Central Perk on the sitcom’s authentic soundstage on the Warner Bros. Studio lot in Burbank, California.
Originally, HBOMax had deliberate to air the Friends particular after they launched the streaming website in May together with the whole 236-episode sequence. Instead, followers should await the unscripted particular till after the COVID-19 pandemic passes.