As if HBO Max’s Friends: The Reunion special wasn't exciting enough, one of the world's most popular and successful music artist, Justin Bieber, is reportedly set to join the original cast members; Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Courteney Cox, David Schwimmer, Matthew Perry and Matt LeBlanc for the long-awaited Friends TV reunion.
According to reports, the 27-year-old Canadian singer is said to have filmed a cameo for the upcoming HBO Friends: The Reunion special. Multiple sources state that Justin Bieber donned Ross-Geller's [David Schwimmer's] famous "Sputnik" potato costume that was originally featured in the show’s eighth season finale.
Despite wearing a pretty "ridiculous" outfit, Justin was reportedly in good spirits and was happy to be involved in the legendary sitcom’s reunion. A source told The Sun:
“Justin was honoured to be involved and didn’t mind sending himself up wearing a ridiculous costume. It was all run like a military operation to keep details under wraps, and Justin nailed it.”- The Sun
Watch the iconic “Sputnik” scene from Friends below to see the costume Justin Bieber will be sporting for his cameo:
Justin is a big fan of Friends, in fact, this isn't even the first time Justin has shown an interest in the hit sitcom! Last year he surprised tourists by going undercover on the set of Friends, for an episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
Watch Justin surprise tourists in the video below:
When can we watch HBO MAX's Friends: The Reunion special?
HBO Max has yet to announce an official premiere date for the Friends reunion special. The special has been pushed back multiple times due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, originally, it was set to air in May 2020 for the streaming service's debut, but due to restrictions the project had to be temporarily shelved.
However, David Schwimmer reassured fans recently that everything is still going ahead!