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Friends 20th anniversary celebrations announced

Friends turns 20 on 22nd September 2014 and to mark the occasion Warner Home Entertainment UK have launched a UK tour for the iconic Central Perk sofa.

A replica sofa will be installed with a backdrop at prominent UK locations giving fans the chance to celebrate the show’s anniversary. Fans can take a selfie on the sofa and share in on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using #Friends20th. The sofa has already visited Latitude Festival, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Leeds Festival and will be visiting Westfield Shopping Centre and various University’s Freshers’ weeks *this August and September.

Alongside the sofa tour special edition Friends boxsets are being released and Comedy Central UK will be broadcasting a special marathon of every episode.

Comedy Central will air back-to-back episodes from 5pm-9pm from 23rd August starting from the very beginning. Fans can also vote in the Friends 20th Anniversary poll and select their favourite episodes of the show. The top 20 episodes will be shown in ranking order from Sunday 21st September. Head over to www.comedycentral.co.uk to vote before the poll ends on 31st August.

The three DVD boxsets – The Beginning, The Middle & The End, will be available from 22nd September.

Pip Ellwood-Hughes
Pip Ellwood-Hughes
Pip is the Editor of Entertainment Focus and the Managing Director of agency Piñata Media.

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