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Friends(TV show/series, 1994-2004)

TV-14
| 25min per episode | Genres: Comedy, Drama

Scripted Reality in 10 seasons with 236 episodes

FriendsRating: 4.1/5 (with 1,308 votes) 12
Friends is an American sitcom television series, created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman, which aired on NBC from September 22, 1994, to May 6, 2004, lasting ten seasons. With an ensemble cast starring Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer, the show revolves around six friends in their 20s and 30s who live in Manhattan, New York City. The series was produced by Bright/Kauffman/Crane Productions, in association with Warner Bros. Television. The original executive producers were Kevin S. Bright, Kauffman, and Crane. Kauffman and Crane began developing Friends under... ()
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Where to watch Friends (streaming/download)?

"Friends" is currently available on 1 providers. Friends can be streamed on Netflix as part of a subscription.

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10 seasons: Season 1, Season 2, Season 3, Season 4, Season 5, Season 6, Season 7, Season 8, Season 9, Season 10
Duration: 23min
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Awards & Nominations for Friends

Zilveren Televizier-Tulp 4x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series 2x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by An Ensemble in a Comedy Series Satellite Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series 4x Kids' Choice Award for Favorite TV Show 2x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series 3x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Cinematography for a Multi-camera Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Costumes for a Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Main Title Theme Music TCA Award for Individual Achievement in Comedy 5x Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing – Comedy Series 5x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series 3x TCA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Comedy Tca Heritage Award 3x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series 6x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series 6x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series 4x Satellite Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy 3x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Art Direction for a Multi-camera Series 4x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series 3x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series 7x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by An Ensemble in a Comedy Series 3x Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy 6x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series Golden Raspberry Award for Worst New Star 2x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series 5x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series 5x Kids' Choice Award for Favorite TV Actress

About Friends

The misadventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.

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Friends Seasons and Episodes

09/25/2003Season 10 - 18 episodes
The tenth and final season of Friends, an American sitcom created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman, premiered on NBC on September 25, 2003. Friends was produced by Bright/Kauffman/Crane Productions, in association with Warner Bros. Television. The season contains 17 episodes (with the last two made into one long episode) and concluded airing on May 6, 2004. ()
#1 | 09/25/2003The One After Joey and Rachel Kiss
3.9/5 (with 8 votes)
Monica, Chandler and Phoebe discover that they can eavesdrop on Ross & Charlie and Joey & Rachel through the walls of the hotel. Both new couples decide to wait before proceeding with their relationships, until the men can talk to each other. Ross tells Joey on the plane ride back to New York, but Joey can't quite yet. Later, Ross walks in on Joey and Rachel kissing. Meanwhile, Monica combats her poofy hair by getting corn rows put in, and Phoebe discovers that Mike has a girlfriend.
#2 | 10/02/2003The One Where Ross Is Fine
3.8/5 (with 8 votes)
Ross puts on a convincing front and invites Joey and Rachel to dine on fajitas with him and Charlie. He quickly gets drunk and embarrasses everyone. After Rachel and Charlie leave, Joey spends the night and the two talk in the morning. Ross tells Joey he'll work on getting used to him and Rachel. Meanwhile, Frank Jr. visits with his kids and tries to talk Phoebe into taking one of the triplets. Also, Chandler and Monica visit some friends of Phoebe's to learn about adoption. However, Chandler accidentally tells their son something he didn't know - that he's adopted.
#3 | 10/09/2003The One with Ross's Tan
3.8/5 (with 8 votes)
Joey and Rachel's first date goes well, until they return to their apartment and discover that everything's awkward. They decide that they make better friends than lovers and call off their relationship. Monica and Phoebe try to avoid their annoying friend Amanda, who has returned from living in London with a fake British accent. Ross gets a spray-on tan.
#4 | 10/23/2003The One with the Cake
3.5/5 (with 7 votes)
It's baby Emma's first birthday and Rachel won't let the party start until Emma wakes from her nap. However, everybody has places to be: Monica and Chandler want to leave for a weekend getaway in Vermont, Phoebe has a massage client, and Joey has an audition.
#5 | 10/30/2003The One Where Rachel's Sister Babysits
3.6/5 (with 7 votes)
Monica and Chandler solicit Joey to write a letter to the adoption agency on their behalf. Joey discovers the thesaurus. Rachel's sister Amy visits and moves in with Rachel and Joey. She babysits Emma and gets the little girl's ears pierced. On their first anniversary, Phoebe spoils Mike's plans to propose, so she proposes to him. That doesn't go well, but the two get engaged anyway.
#6 | 11/06/2003The One with Ross's Grant
3.8/5 (with 8 votes)
Rachel and Monica fight over who will receive an ugly painting from Phoebe's apartment when Mike wants her to get rid of it. Chandler gets on Joey's bad side when he lies about watching Joey's audition tape. Ross is up for a big grant, although Charlie's ex-boyfriend is in charge of who gets it. Dr. Hobart tries to trade--Ross breaks up with Charlie and he'll get the grant. Eventually, Charlie and Dr. Hobart reconcile after he reveals his feelings for her.
#7 | 11/13/2003The One with the Home Study
3.4/5 (with 8 votes)
Phoebe and Mike struggle over their decision to donate their wedding fund to charity. Ross discovers Rachel's irrational fear of swings. The adoption worker in charge of deciding the fate of Monica and Chandler's adoption hopes had a one-night-stand with Joey where he never called her back. Monica and Chandler are approved for adoption.
#8 | 11/20/2003The One with the Late Thanksgiving
3.7/5 (with 7 votes)
After Monica announces that she's not cooking Thanksgiving dinner this year, Phoebe talks her back into it. Ross, Rachel, Phoebe and Joey are all late to the dinner, thanks to a baby beauty contest and a Rangers game, so Monica and Chandler lock them out. The gang is united again when Monica gets a phone call informing her that a pregnant girl from Ohio has selected her to adopt her unborn baby.
#9 | 01/08/2004The One with the Birth Mother
3.9/5 (with 7 votes)
Monica and Chandler travel to Ohio to meet a potential mother for their child, but they're put in an uncomfortable situation when the mom-to-be thinks they're a reverend and doctor. Joey's date picks food off his plate. Rachel picks out an outfit for Ross to wear on a date, but accidentally gives him the bag with her purchases instead.
#10 | 01/15/2004The One Where Chandler Gets Caught
3.4/5 (with 7 votes)
Phoebe and Rachel catch Chandler getting into a car with a blonde woman and think he's having an affair. It turns out that the woman was Monica and Chandler's realtor, and the two are buying a house in Westchester. The friends reminisce about their good times in the apartment.
#11 | 02/05/2004The One Where the Stripper Cries
3.7/5 (with 7 votes)
Phoebe's bachelorette party features a rather unexpected surprise when the stripper shows up. Joey is on ""Pyramid."" Chandler and Ross flash back to 1987 to reflect on a pact they made when they were in college.
#12 | 02/12/2004The One with Phoebe's Wedding
3.9/5 (with 8 votes)
Phoebe asks Joey to give her away at her wedding. Monica's the wedding planner and she's driving Phoebe nuts. Chandler and Ross discover at the rehearsal dinner that neither of them has a part in the wedding. However, Mike needs to replace a groomsman, so he lets Phoebe choose one of them, although she gives the job to Rachel. Joey takes his role as the bride's dad way too seriously. Phoebe fires Monica. The day of the wedding, New York is hit with the worst snowstorm its seen in 20 years. Phoebe rehires Monica, and the wedding ends up taking place in the street outside of Central Perk. When the priest can't make it, Joey steps in for him, and Chandler gives the bride away, while groomsman Ross is stuck taking care of Mike's old dog.
#13 | 02/19/2004The One Where Joey Speaks French
3.8/5 (with 12 votes)
Phoebe tries to teach Joey to speak French for an audition. Surrogate mom Erica is visiting town and tells the Bings that the baby's father may be a shovel killer. Ross and Rachel head out to Long Island after her dad has a heart attack. After Ross rejects an upset Rachel's advances, the two decide never to have sex again, although Rachel suggests it still might happen.
#14 | 02/26/2004The One with Princess Consuela
3.8/5 (with 8 votes)
Monica and Chandler visit their house, which is in escrow, where Joey is comforted about losing his friends by the 8-year-old girl who presently lives there. Phoebe learns that she can change her name to whatever she wants, which turns out to be Princess Consuela Bananahammock. After Mike changes his name to Crap Bag, she decides to just be Phoebe Buffay-Hannigan. Ross gets tenure at his job. Rachel's boss is sitting next to her at an interview, and she loses her job. However, she runs into her old friend Mark, who offers her a job in Paris.
#15 | 04/22/2004The One Where Estelle Dies
3.8/5 (with 8 votes)
Ross tries to get Rachel rehired at Ralph Lauren. He succeeds, but after Rachel tells him how scared she is about moving to Paris, he's convinced she should go. Phoebe discovers that Joey's agent Estelle died and, since his life has been changing so much recently, doesn't want to tell him. Chandler and Monica visit the house next door to theirs and discover that Janice is bidding on it. To get Janice to withdraw her offer, Chandler comes on to her.
#16 | 04/29/2004The One with Rachel's Going Away Party
3.2/5 (with 8 votes)
With Rachel leaving tomorrow, the gang throws her a small going away party. She says goodbye to each of her friends individually, except for Ross. He gets mad and the two of them end up in a passionate kiss after she explains that she was putting it off because of how hard saying goodbye to him would be. Meanwhile, Erica is in town until the baby arrives and she ends up going into labor at the party.
#17 | 05/06/2004The Last One (1)
4.1/5 (with 9 votes)
Ross and Phoebe chase Rachel to the airport, but end up at the wrong one. They narrowly make it to the right airport, where Ross declares his love for Rachel, but she gets on the plane anyway. A rejected Ross returns home, where he finds a message on his answering machine, revealing that Rachel got off the plane, just as the real thing shows up behind him. They decide to be together. Meanwhile, Chandler and Monica finish packing for their move to the suburbs, and Joey loses Chick Jr. and Duck Jr. in the foosball table.
#18 | 05/06/2004The Last One (2)
4.1/5 (with 12 votes)
09/23/2002Season 9 - 24 episodes
09/27/2001Season 8 - 24 episodes
10/12/2000Season 7 - 24 episodes
09/23/1999Season 6 - 25 episodes
09/24/1998Season 5 - 24 episodes
09/25/1997Season 4 - 24 episodes
09/16/1996Season 3 - 25 episodes
09/21/1995Season 2 - 24 episodes
09/22/1994Season 1 - 24 episodes
02/15/2001Specials - 42 episodes

Additional Information

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Production country: United States of America (USA)
Spin-Offs: "Joey" (TV show/series, 2004-)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 37 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Bosnian (BS), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hindi (HI), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Georgian (KA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Latvian (LV), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Slovenian (SL), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Uzbek (UZ), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Ended
First episode released on: 09/22/1994
Last episode released on: 05/06/2004
Appearing Characters: Chandler Bing, Gunther, Jack Geller, Janice Litman Goralnik, Joey Tribbiani, Judy Geller, Monica Geller, Phoebe Buffay, Rachel Green, Ross Geller, Amy Green, Ben Geller, Carol Willick, Charles Bing, Eddie Manoick, Elizabeth Stevens, Emily Waltham, Emma Geller-Green, Estelle Leonard, Frank Buffay, Jr., Jill Green, Mike Hannigan, Nora Tyler Bing, Paul Stevens, Richard Burke, Russ, Susan Bunch, Ursula Buffay
Screenwriter: David Crane
Executive Producer: David Crane
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Friends (Τα Φιλαράκια)"
"六人行"

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