This 12 months’s version of the TV awards came about final night time (September 20) in Los Angeles, although most of it was held nearly as a result of coronavirus pandemic.
Nonetheless, at one level host Jimmy Kimmel linked up through video to Jennifer Aniston (Rachel Inexperienced) in her house, earlier than she was joined on the chat by Buddies co-stars Courteney Cox (Monica Geller) and Lisa Kudrow (Phoebe Buffay).
“We’ve been roommates since 1994, Jimmy,” Aniston defined to a confused Kimmel, and at one level Ozark star Jason Bateman appeared randomly within the background.
“I didn’t know Ross was there,” Kimmel joked, Aniston quipping that he was simply residing in her home “till he goes off to school”.
Final night time’s Emmys noticed Schitt’s Creek take house essentially the most awards, nabbing seven wins together with Excellent Comedy Sequence and Excellent Lead Actor, Lead Actress, Supporting Actor and Supporting Actress In A Comedy Sequence.
Different huge winners included HBO dramas Succession, which gained Excellent Drama Sequence, and Watchmen, which gained Excellent Restricted Sequence.
In the meantime, the complete forged of Buddies are as a result of reunite for a deliberate one-off particular, which was initially scheduled to be launched in Might, although has been delayed a number of times due to the pandemic.
Offering an replace for followers, co-creator Marta Kauffman explained in a recent interview: “All of us need it to occur; we simply have to attend till it’s protected.”
She added: “This can be a present that isn’t scripted, however that is the way in which the present works – we’re going to want a stay viewers.
“Even when we socially distance that stay viewers, it actually is a large a part of what Buddies is… We cannot do it with out them. Everyone seems to be all in and we’re simply ready for that point when it feels related to usher in a stay viewers.”