Even though it’s been more than ten years since the final episode of this epic series aired, the memories about the show and their iconic cast members still continue to stay with us. And you can’t claim to be a hardcore Friends’ fan until you know every little detail about the show, right ?
And we’re pretty sure that you didn’t knew these 15 facts about one of the greatest sitcom of all time.
1. Bruce Willis once appeared on the show for free
All this happened when the Die Hard star was shooting with Matthew Perry for the 2000 movie, The Whole Nine Yards. Perry was convinced that the movie would top the box office charts in the opening weekend. Bruce on the other hand, felt otherwise, so the two made a bet that Bruce would have to appear on the show for free if the movie was successful.
2. The Actual Salaries Of Cast Members
In the first season of the show, producers were unsure about the show’s potential as the show was in it’s initial stage. The would be super stars of the show earned a meager amount of $22,000 when the show began. Just three years after this, this amount was increased 5 times to $100,000 per episode. And this was nothing in comparison to what they would earn in the final seasons.
3. The Final Season Salary
According to reports, each cast members were earning about $100,000 per episode in 2003-04. They are the fifth highest earning cast members in prime time TV history.