Consider it or not, although, Richard is talked about extra usually that he really seems. In reality, he’s introduced up extra usually after breaking apart with Monica. Regardless of looming giant in Monica’s love life, the longer term “Blue Bloods” star solely seems in 9 episodes of the present, per Buddies Central.
Richard first seems in “The One The place Ross and Rachel … You Know,” internet hosting the get together that Monica and Phoebe cater. The 2 date for the again half of Season 2, solely to interrupt up in season finale, “The One with Barry and Mindy’s Wedding ceremony.” Selleck’s voice may be heard in Season 3’s “The One The place No One Is Prepared” on his answering machine.
Submit-breakup, Richard’s first onscreen look happens in Season 3’s “The One The place Monica and Richard Are Simply Buddies.” Monica and a (now mustache-less) Richard run into one another and attempt to turn into informal hook-up companions. That does not work out nice. Selleck’s final look on the present is in Season 6’s two-part finale, “The One with the Proposal.” Richard runs into Chandler and Monica at dinner. He later comes by her work to inform her that he is nonetheless in love together with her. This will get in the best way of Chandler’s plans to shock Monica with a proposal. Monica ultimately chooses Chandler over Richard, and even surprises him with a proposal. After that, Richard fades away from the present.