They will always be "Friends
," but the cast of the classic sitcom will not be reuniting in public to catch up.
made the surprising statement as the emotional conclusion to HBO Max
's "Friends: The Reunion
," which premiered Thursday.
“Honestly, this is going to make me cry, but this will be the last time that we’re ever asked about the show as a group that we will do this,” she told Entertainment
Tonight, “Like, we’re not going to do this [again] in 15 years.”
Cox, on the other hand, had encouraging words for Jennifer Aniston
, David Schwimmer, Lisa Kudrow
, Matthew Perry
, and Matt LeBlanc
, among others.
“I'll tell you one thing: We're not going to be waiting this long for dinner,” Cox added.
“No, we will not,” agreed Aniston, “we will not wait that long to get together.”
While fans' wishes for a different type of reunion, such as a sequel or a limited reboot, have not been granted, the announcement of HBO Max's unscripted reunion special last year did rev up the show's already potent nostalgia
According to reports, the stars were paid between $3 million and $4 million each.
Another reason they should be grateful for the memories.