During the current NAB Show Executive Leadership Summit, the Chairman of WarnerMedia Entertainment and Direct-to-Consumer division, Bob Greenblatt hinted that the particular present could be taken on to a digital platform if present conditions persist for an intensive interval. Although the present was to air on May 27 on HBO Max, the continued lockdowns have delayed the plans as taping isn’t but accomplished.
“At first we thought, reveals shall be delayed for a month or two on the most, and now it looks like it’s going to be far longer than that,”, mentioned the Chairman. The manufacturing home is aiming “to get this special done hopefully by the end of the summer”, however provided that the “stars align” and so they “can get back into production”.
Following the above assertion, Greenblatt additionally went on to say that if the present scenario continues to persist on this planet, the particular reunion “may go more to a virtual route”. However, neither we and nor the manufacturing would really like that, as this reunion is mostly a particular one for viewers in addition to the solid members.
“…we’re making an attempt to look to the long run and get this factor carried out in a extra typical manner, and I believe it’s value ready for,”, added Greeblatt.
Now, the particular unscripted present was to happen on Stage 24 within the Warner Bros. Studio in Burbank, which is the unique stage on which the present was filmed. Six of the “Friends” solid members together with the creators of the present, David Crane and Martha Kauffman had been scheduled to hit the stage collectively on this epic starshow.