“I didn’t know Noel Fielding was in this!” Viewers of friends’ reunion go wild with Monica’s apartment poster, which looks EXACTLY like the British comedian
The long-awaited Friends Reunion was finally broadcast on Thursday.
And viewers took to Twitter to point out that the poster in Monica’s apartment looks exactly like British comedian Noel Fielding, 48, and were stunned to find that it has always been there.
The old French poster of Maïna La Voyante, also known as Maïna the Clairvoyant, was on Friends for the full ten seasons in Monica’s apartment, positioned next to her front door.
What!? Viewers at friends reunions took to Twitter to point out that the poster in Monica’s apartment looks exactly like British comedian Noel Fielding, 48
Created by French illustrator Louis Galice (1864–1935), the artwork depicts Maïna – one of a number of popular astrologers who enlivened the streets of Paris in the early 1900s.
And on the Friends reunion show, Courteney Cox (Monica Gellar), Jennifer Aniston (Rachel Green), Matthew Perry (Chandler Bing), Matt LeBlanc (Joey Tribbiani), Lisa Kudrow (Phoebe Buffay) and David Schwimmer (Ross Gellar) all returned to the original set of the sitcom.
They were joined by a host of A-list stars, but some viewers took to Twitter to express their shock at what appeared to be a surprise Noel Fielding appearance.
One person wrote, ‘Didn’t know Noel Fielding was in this #FriendsReunion,’ while others shared their surprise.
Day one! The poster was on Friends in Monica’s apartment for the entire ten seasons, next to her front door (photo Chandler Bing in ‘The Pilot’, season 1, episode 1 (1994)
A masterpiece: the old French poster of Maïna La Voyante, also known as Maïna the Prophet, was produced by the French illustrator Louis Galice (1864-1935)
Signature Style: The Bake-off host is known for his long messy hair and quirky style
Another Twitter user wrote, “All those hours watching Friends and never seen the Noel Fielding poster next door.”
“Why didn’t I notice the Noel Fielding poster in Friends tonight?” someone else asked.
“ Love Noel Takes Photo Bombing Friends Reunion, ” another person joked, while one viewer added, “ Among the many cameos in #FriendsReunion was a surprise appearance by @noelfielding. ”
“Why did the Friends set have a picture of Noel Fielding on the wall?” asked a confused fan of the show, while someone else tweeted, “ I’ve never noticed that photo of Noel Fielding on the wall of Monica’s apartment for #FriendsReunion. ”
Could we be more excited? The long-awaited Friends Reunion finally made its debut on Thursday, 17 years after it closed
Friends is arguably one of the most successful sitcoms of all time, with 10 beloved seasons and 235 episodes from 1994 to 2004, and fans have been clamoring for a reunion for years.
The special – which garnered a flurry of response from die-hard fans when it launched on HBO Max in the US and Sky Go and Now TV in the UK – also saw a slew of guests give surprise performances, including David Beckham, Lady Gaga. , Justin Bieber and Cindy Crawford.
The special was filmed over three days on the Warner Bros. lot, with the show’s iconic fountain used as the backdrop for the cast’s main interview, which was hosted by James Corden from Late Late Show.
The special began with all six actors returning to the sitcom’s legendary set, and Jennifer struggled to hold back tears as she hugged Courteney, clearly overwhelmed when she returned to the series nearly two decades after it ended.
What a lineup: The HBO special saw a host of A-listers making cameos