Comedy Central India celebrates 25th anniversary of Friends

One lucky winner of the ‘Wackiest Friends Contest’ will get an opportunity to visit the Friends 25 Pop-Up experience in New York

by exchange4media Staff
Published - Sep 16, 2019 7:01 PM Updated: Sep 16, 2019 7:01 PM
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To mark the milestone 25th anniversary of ‘Friends’, Comedy Central India, is creating an unforgettable experience for fans to celebrate one of the most-watched shows in television history.

 “Despite the comedy’s emotional finale many years ago, Comedy Central has kept the connection with fans alive, while continuing to attract newer generations to this ageless show. ‘Friends’ is one of the most revered shows in television history and we’re constantly piquing interest of fans through innovative programming, on-ground activities and social media banter, reinvigorating the spirit of the show in its huge fanbase,” said, Ferzad Palia, Head – Youth, Music and English Entertainment, Viacom18.

Cherishing this bond, Comedy Central India takes the anniversary celebration a few notches higher by rewarding the ‘Wackiest Friends Fan’ with a paid trip to New York and a visit to the sold-out Friends 25 Pop-Up Experience along with a friend.

Recreating some of the most memorable moments from the show, the Friends 25 Pop-Up gives the show’s most ardent followers a peek into the lives of their favourite characters and their unforgettable scenes.

Can’t make it to New York? There’s something for everyone as Warner Bros. television group continues the 25th anniversary celebration of ‘Friends’ with a comprehensive new free Friends 25 App.

Curated with memorable quotes from the series, fun Friends-themed frames, stickers, and more, the app incorporates features such as AR (Augmented Reality) filters, trivia, wallpapers, recipes from the show (including the Moist Maker, Joey’s Meatball Sub and Phoebe’s cookies), custom frames and Photo Booth filters that fans can to add to their images.

Available on Apple’s App Store and in the Google Play store, could it be any more fun?

Warner Bros. and Comedy Central India bring a specially created replica of  Central Perk’s iconic orange couch to India, giving loyal fans a unique opportunity to re-enact and re-live the countless indelible moments from the show, all while having their very own Friends-style selfie moment.

Launching its tour in Mumbai, the couch will travel across cities nationwide. Friends fans in India can determine its next stop through a poll on Comedy Central India’s official Twitter handle.

Dedicated viewers at home can celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Friends and relive many of the series greatest moments with a Friends episode marathon on September 22, starting  12 AM, on Comedy Central India.

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