‘Mates’ Creator Sounds Off On New Revival Rumors After Jennifer Aniston Says Solid Would ‘Do It’


Jennifer Aniston lately stated the solid of ‘Mates’ so be down for a reunion, and now the enduring present’s creator and government producer is weighting in along with her two cents.

Members of the Mates solid through the years have appeared to change into far more heat in the direction of an thought of a present reunion. Jennifer Aniston, 50, even stated she’d completely be up for it on a latest cease by Ellen DeGeneres‘ daytime speak present. However as a lot because the six actors is perhaps keen to hit Central Perk yet one more time, the present’s creator and Government Producer Marta Kauffman says it’s by no means going to occur. When requested by the Related Press in a June 13 interview if there can be a Mates reunion at some point, she “gave a crisp ‘nope.’” Not solely has she moved on to create and E.P. Netflix’s Grace and Frankie, she says of the enduring NBC sitcom, “Why mess up an excellent factor? We wouldn’t need a reunion to disappoint followers.”

Jen bought followers’ hopes alive throughout a June 5 chat with Ellen the place she stated, “Hear, I instructed you this: I might do it. The ladies would do it. And the boys would do it, I’m certain” referring to Courteney Cox, 54, Lisa Kudrow, 55, David Schwimmer, 52, Matt LeBlanc, 51, and Matthew Perry, 49. It’s too dangerous Marta isn’t down with the concept as a result of now can be the proper time to deliver the gang again collectively, because the present has its 25th anniversary this fall. Yep, it’s been 1 / 4 of a century because it premiered on Sept. 22, 1994.

Different solid members moreover Jen have appeared to be getting nostalgic for the present that launched them into stardom, Courteney specifically. On Could 16 she shared an previous solid picture to Instagram exhibiting all six of them aboard a non-public airplane earlier than the present had even premiered and captioned it “The one the place the six of us went to Vegas and nobody knew we had been F.R.I.E.N.D.S but #tbt #beforeitaired #lovetheseguys.” She additionally stopped by the Greenwich Village condominium constructing that was the outside for his or her condominium and shared an Instagram video of it together with the caption “The One The place My Hire Went Up $12,000 #pals #missthosedays.”

As a lot because the solid can lengthy for a reunion, not solely is Marta kiboshing the concept, her fellow co-creator and Government Producer David Crane summed up precisely why it ought to by no means happen. Throughout a a panel hosted by The Wrap in Los Angeles in June of 2018 he adamantly stated “By no means taking place. By no means. We did it! It’s executed. That’s why you don’t need to see extra of it, as a result of it’s all a contented ending.” Oh nicely, followers have 236 episodes from the 10 years the present aired to maintain them content material.