Unknown Facts about Friends you never knew were true

From September 22, 1994, to May 6, 2004, the second name of Entertainment was ‘Friends’. An American television created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman lasted 10 seasons which had Courteney Cox (Monica), Lisa Kudrow(Phoebe), Matt LeBlanc (Joey), Jennifer Aniston (Rachel), Matthew Perry (Chandler) and David Schwimmer (Ross). The show revolved around six friends living in Manhattan. Till Today, People watch the downloaded episodes of Friends because the humor it had was hilarious and the script was fantastic filled with dialogues that would last forever in people’s mind. Here are some unknown facts about Friends you might not be aware about.

Unknown Facts about Friends

  1. In 1993, Matthew Perry introduced a Comedy Show to NBC he had co-written but it was rejected since they had a similar TV show Friends (WIP)
  2. Other Titles which were going on in the producer’s’ mind  were One Across the Hall, Once Upon a Time in the West, Friends Like us.
  3. Originally, Phoebe and Chandler were just supporting characters as Monica, Ross, Rachel, and Joey were leading the characters in the TV show.
  4. That’s surprising! Joey and Monica were supposed to be the main couple.Monica and Joey images
  5. This fact must have astonished many as the writers thought of making Chandler gay.chandler and phoebe
  6. The frame around the peephole originally had a mirror in it. But since it looked beautiful, the directors decided to keep it as the same.framed door of friends
  7. The famous Orange couch in Central Perk has changed in many episodes of the season.orange couch of friends
  8. The Wrong Number! Monica and Rachel’s apartment number had changed from No. 5 to No. 20.unknown facts about friends unknown facts about friends
  9. Ellen DeGeneres was first approached for the role of Phoebe but she turned it down.Ellen DeGeneres friends
  10. After Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt dated in real life, they had one episode together on the show.
  11. June Gable, Joey’s agent Estelle Leonard, also played a nurse in another episode surprisingly where Carol (Ross’s Lesbian wife) gives birth to their child Ben.Joey's agent in friends joey's agent in friends
  12. I’ll Be There for You”, which got No. 1 spot on the Billboard 1995, was co-written by Friends producers David Crane and Marta Kauffman, with the support of  The Rembrandts (Phil Solem and Danny Wilde).unknown facts about friends
  13. The ages of the cast were not exactly how it looked in the show.age of friends cast premiere
  14. Season 2 is the only season without a Thanksgiving episode. Well, you must not have noticed that for sure.thanksgiving friends
  15. Courteney Cox aka Monica was the only cast member not to get an Emmy nomination for her work presence.bruce willis in friends
  16. Bruce Willis guest starred on the show for free.
  17. Gunther, James Michael Tyler, was not originally a speaking part but funnily ony he knew how to work an espresso machine.gunther in espresso machine
  18. Actually, Joey’s white dog statue belonged to Jennifer Aniston.unknown facts about friends
  19. All 6 characters have kissed each other at one point except Monica and Phoebe.
  20. In the 1st season, each cast member earned $22,500 per episode. By the end of the series they each made a $1 million an episode.unknown facts about friends
  21. The final episode, 4th most-watched television series finale in U.S. history, was watched by 52.46 million viewers.unknown facts about friends
  22. In one  dialogue of Chandler when he says,  “You wanted to sleep with Batman, but instead you had to settle for Robin”. Ironically and in reality, Courteney Cox (Monica) dated real Batman actor Michael Keaton. This might be one of the most Unknown Facts about Friends that you might have never imagined.monica and chandler sleeping together
  23. When Ben and his fiction father Ross were pranking Rachel, Rachel was really scared as she wasn’t aware about that sceneben and ross prank on rachel
  24. Ross and Rachel had pretty good chemistry in real life too before Rachel’s relationship with Brad Pitt.
  25. Joey, favorite fictional character of Friends, had a fever and flu of 102 degrees on the first day of shoot.joey and rachel
  26.  Matt LeBlanc,David Schwimmer and Matthew Perry played video games between shooting.chandler and joey video games
  27. The producers wanted Courteney Cox to play Rachel. But Courteney wished to be Monica. A perfect decision of her life.
  28. The scriptwriters had planned a love story between Joey and Monica but chemistry of Chandler and Monica was terrific so, half a way it was changed abruptly.chandler and joey humorous
  29. Gunther’s peroxide blonde hair was a source of fun in the shooting also.
  30. Monica was pregnant soon after the 10th season was finished.
  31. Hank Azaria, David the scientist, auditioned for the role of Joey 2 times before the show aired.david the scientist in friends
  32. Rachel was more popular than every other Hollywood actress during that decade.
  33. Giovanni Ribisi plays Phoebe’s brother Frank Jr. in later episodes, but he also has a small cameo in the earlier seasons. He plays a boy who accidentally throws a condom into Phoebe’s guitar case instead of a coin.
  34. Lisa Kudrow had already been guest-starring on Mad About You as Ursula Buffay for two years before Friends aired. They decided to make Phoebe a twin to create a crossover between the two shows.
  35. Winona Ryder and Susan Sarandon (Ross’ “celebrity list”)guest-starred on the show.
  36. The actor who plays Joshua’s father is actually Matthew Perry’s real-life father John Perry.
  37. At the 10th season’s last episode, all the 6 characters actually cried on the sets as they had been emotional of going away from each other
  38. Central Perk was popular all over the world with 2 out of 10 cafe during those time would be named the same.
  39. Chandler was awkward around women in real life too & that’s why his acting was so natural in the show.
  40. Jon Favreau and Jon Cryer both tried out for the role of Chandler.
  41. In the episode, “The One Where No One’s Ready” takes place entirely in Monica’s apartment because the show didn’t have a large enough budget for guest stars or additional sets.
  42. Phoebe’s wedding was not attended by Ursula, her father, her birth mother, her brother Frank Jr. or the triplets she gave birth to. It means that none of the fictional relatives of her.
    phoebe's wedding
    Phoebe’s Wedding

    So, I guess you must be shocked after reading this post. This Unknown Facts about Friends were astonishing since the actors and the directors had got many mysterious things behind the scenes. Please, do comment on this article if you think there were some more secrets in the worldwide all time famous season Friends.

Article publié pour la première fois le 18/12/2015


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