10 Awesome Facts About ‘Friends’ You Didn’t Know



Ah, Friends! If there is one TV show that is truly infamous in the entire world, it is undoubtedly Friends. With the likes of Ross, Chandler, Joey, Phoebe, Monica and Rachel, the show has left almost every one of us lingering on the TV or laptop screens for hours upon hours, making us laugh and bringing us joy. To this day, people are continuing to watch reruns of this phenomena that was dubbed into so many languages. It continues to be so successful, in fact, almost each one of the cast members continues to receive millions from the aforementioned reruns of the show each year! Nevertheless, there are still some facts you surely didn’t know about the infamous show. Thus, without further adieu, here are 10 of the most extraordinary facts about Friends you didn’t know.

Friends Were Originally Meant To Be Four, Not Six

Before things changed, Friends was going to focus on the lives of Rachel, Joey, Ross and Monica. Chandler and Phoebe were only meant to be supporting characters. Good thing things turned out the way they did, because a friends cast of only four wouldn’t have been as great!

Hank Azaria Tried Twice for the Role of Joey

Hank Azaria may not ring any bells as a name, but you might remember the actor for his portrayal of the role of Phoebe’s scientist boyfriend David. Originally, Azaria tried up for the role of Joey twice and was turned down twice. Can you imagine him as Joey? We didn’t think so either!