For the past few days, every fan worldwide has been counting days till the streaming of Friends: The Reunion special. But Indian fans have been wondering where to watch Friends Reunion in India! When the makers announced the release date, they had not mentioned anything about its streaming date and platform for Indians. Well, you do not have to worry anymore.
The reunion will bring back everyone’s favourite actors Jennifer Aniston, David Schwimmer, Courteney Cox, Matthew Perry, Matt LeBlanc and Lisa Kudrow. The last episode aired 17 years ago and thus, the excitement is quite high. Friends Reunion trailer had released recently, which gave us a glimpse of how they are recreating the quiz episode as Ross, Rachel, Monica, Chandler, Joey and this time, there’s Phoebe too.
Unfortunately, HBO Max is not available in India yet. Due to this, fans were worried and upset that they would miss out on one of the most iconic reunions of the television era. Well, no one has to worry anymore. Friends Reunion in India will be aired on the digital platform Zee5. The news of the streaming was confirmed by Zee5’s Chief Business Officer, Manish Kalra.
In a statement, CBO Manish Kalra shared, “We are extremely excited to bring ‘Friends: The Reunion’ exclusively on ZEE5 for the Indian market. Friends is amongst the world’s most-watched and loved sitcoms and it is a great opportunity for us to present their reunion, something that the world has been talking about, on ZEE5 for Friends fans in India.”
On their Instagram page, the digital platform has shared an official announcement poster and confirmed they will air Friends Reunion in India. They have captioned it, “#FriendsReunionOnZEE5 Could we BE more excited? #StayTuned
Buy the premium subscription for Rs. 499 & watch Friends: The Reunion exclusively on #ZEE5
@hbomax @friends @jenniferaniston @mleblanc @schwim #MattyPerry @courteneycoxofficial @lisakudrow.”
Check out the confirmation post of Friends Reunion in India on Zee5:
Meanwhile, James Corden will host the Friends: The Reunion special. Joining the main star cast will be popular celebrities like Justin Bieber, BTS, Kit Harington, Maggie Wheeler, Reese Witherspoon, Cindy Crawford, Lady Gaga, Elliott Gould, and others.
Earlier, in interaction with People, everyone’s favourite David Schwimmer aka Ross, talked about the main star cast’s bond over the years. The actor shared, “We’ve only been together once, I believe nine years ago in the same room until yesterday. So in the 17 years since we’ve wrapped, we’ve seen each other like you know one or two people, or I know the girls get together often, but the whole cast hasn’t been together in quite some time.”
[Updated on May 25] Friends: The Reunion will air on Zee5 On May 27 at 12:32 pm for the Indian audience. The digital platform confirmed the same on their Instagram today.