Whereas chatting with Gayle King throughout an look on the legendary host’s radio present “Gayle King within the Home,” Jennifer Aniston dished about her response to revisiting the “Mates” set, explaining that the reunion was emotional not just for her, but additionally for the entire group.
“It was a sucker punch within the coronary heart, in a manner. It was for all of us, I believe,” stated Aniston. “Even Courteney [Cox] we bought tears out of! And I do not even know — she’s so, , not emotional.”
A lot of the emotional response got here from the recreated set, which was so detailed that it caught the “Mates” stars off guard. Although the “Mates” forged has stayed in contact for the reason that present ended 17 years in the past, Aniston reiterated that they hadn’t truly stepped foot on the set for the reason that collection finale, which aired on Might 6, 2004. “You even have to recollect we’ve not been there [since the show ended],” she instructed King. “That point was a really particular time after we have been saying goodbye to one thing that we did not wish to, we cared deeply about, however we knew it was the time to say goodbye. Our lives have been forward of us. We had our future forward of us. And it virtually felt like time had stopped and we time-traveled.”
If you have not already seen “Mates: The Reunion,” head over to HBO Max to meet up with the “Mates” gang.