The deliberate Associates reunion has been delayed attributable to disruptions in Hollywood brought on by the coronavirus, an trade supply stated on Wednesday.
The one-off particular was attributable to have been filmed subsequent week on the unique sound stage in Burbank, California, in accordance with the supply, and broadcast in Could on the upcoming HBO Max streaming service.
However film and TV manufacturing in Hollywood has come to a halt prior to now week attributable to restrictions introduced in to include the unfold of the coronavirus in the USA. No new date has been set for filming the particular.
HBO Max declined to remark.
The long-awaited unscripted present, that includes all six Associates stars Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer, was to have been an enormous draw for the deliberate HBO Max streaming service.
The hit comedy sequence led to 2004 however discovered a brand new lease of life on Netflix the place it was the second most-watched present in 2018.
HBO Max final yr secured the rights to all 10 seasons of Associates for its streaming service and the comedy sequence is now not accessible on Netflix.
The supply on Wednesday stated that HBO MAX nonetheless supposed to launch as deliberate in Could. A precise date has nonetheless to be introduced.
The Associates delay follows the suspension of filming of all Netflix, Disney and Common Photos stay motion motion pictures, together with Mission: Not possible 7 and The Matrix four, in addition to tv exhibits starting from Saturday Night time Reside to The Wonderful Race.
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