15 FRIENDS TV Show Facts You Won’t Know

Ashley | 04 - 04 - 2021

“So no one told you life was gonna be this way

Your job’s a joke, you’re broke

Your love life is DOA

When Did FRIENDS Start Coming On Air?
  • A. 22 September 1992
  • B. 22 September 1994
  • C. 22 September 1996
  • D. 22 September 1999

It’s like you are stuck in second gear 

When it hasn’t been your day, your week, your month

Or even your year, but

I’ll be there for you

(When the rain starts to pour)

I’ll be there for you

(Like I have been there before)

I’ll be there for you

(‘Cause you’re there for me too)”

  1. Insomnia Cafe

These lyrics are etched into our minds and show into our hearts. Here is a list of things you didn’t know about FRIENDS and other interesting facts about FRIENDS: 

Fun Facts about FRIENDS

  1. The iconic FRIENDS couch in the opening credits was found in the basement of Warner Bros studio.
  2. The cast was named after the cast of the 1970 TV series “All of My Children.”
  3. “Shiny Happy People” by R.E.M was supposed to be the theme song.
  4. The couch at Central Perk was always free because it always had a reserved sign on top.
  5. Joey and Monica were supposed to end up together.

Friends Trivia Facts

  1. Everyone in the cast had the last name of Arquette in S6E1.
  2. FRIENDS set had Central Perk on one side and Monica’s Apartment on the other.
  3. FRIENDS was filmed in front of 300 live audiences to check whether the jokes were really funny.
  4. Monica and Chandler bought the McAllister house from “Home Alone.”
  5. Marcel monkey was actually a girl monkey named Katie, who later became the mascot of LA Angels.

FRIENDS behind the Scenes Facts

  1. The white dog statue was a gift to Jennifer Aniston from her best friend.
  2. Monica’s apartment was no. 5 in the early seasons and later got converted to no.20.
  3. Ellen Degeneres was supposed to be cast as Phoebe.
  4. Mathew Perry had no idea of three seasons being shot as he was mostly hungover due to his alcoholism. 
  5. The last episode of FRIENDS was shot while Monica was pregnant and baggy clothes covered it.

And now for the engaging FRIENDS, facts, and trivia to light up your day just like FRIENDS did.

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