The cast of 'Friends': Matthew Perry, Matt LeBlanc, David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow and Courteney Cox (NBC)

‘Friends’ Co-Creator Says Reunion Is ‘Not Happening’

Listen up, America. In the words of Taylor Swift, NBC’s “Friends” are never, ever, ever, ever getting back together. After the latest wave of misguided speculation that “Friends” was planning a reunion project, the show’s co-creator Marta Kauffman is dismissing the reports. “I’m going to clear this up — it’s not happening,” Kauffman told E! […]

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‘Friends’ Creator Looks for Laughs in Lifetime’s ‘Five’

Marta Kauffman co-created and executive produce “Friends,” one of the longest running, most successful comedies of all time. So it’s somewhat surprising that her current project is a Lifetime movie about breast cancer. Kauffman executive produced and supervised the writing for “Five,” a series of interconnected vignettes about women’s experiences with the disease, which premieres […]

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Stars Align With Breast Cancer Stories In ‘Five’

By Sandy Cohen LOS ANGELES — The assignment was a daunting one: Make a TV special that presents five short dramas about breast cancer and isn’t a total downer. Jennifer Aniston couldn’t resist the challenge. The 42-year-old actress had already decided to devote a year to producing and directing when she learned about “Five.” Just […]

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Producer: High ‘Five’ for Director Jennifer Aniston

The new film “Five” (October 10, Lifetime), is a fresh take on the subject of breast cancer, which television explores every October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. “Five” is an anthology featuring five different vignettes directed by five different women. Jennifer Aniston executive produced and directed one of the most moving segments, Mia, […]

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Minka Kelly’s Mom is Director’s Inspiration for Breast Cancer Film ‘Five’

The original movie “Five” premiering Monday, October 10 on Lifetime, is an anthology of five interconnected short films about breast cancer. It’s not the typical maudlin treatment of the subject. Executive Produced by “Friends” creator Marta Kauffman and Jenifer Aniston, and featuring A-list talent both in front of and behind the camera,  “Five” is smart, […]

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‘Time Traveler’s Wife’ Series Coming to ABC

‘Friends’ co-creator Marta Kauffman will write and executive produce a weekly television series for ABC based on Audrey Niffenegger’s debut novel, and current box office draw, “The Time Traveler’s Wife.” According to The Wrap, ABC and Kauffman discussed bringing the novel to TV for many years. However, the network has only recently asked Warner Bros […]

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