15 Fun Facts About "Friends" Every Hardcore Fan Must Know About The Show

4. Matthew Perry’s Drug Addiction

At first, Matthew managed to keep this secret to himself. And even though, he used to show up to work hungover, he never let the secret out. But by 1997, his co-stars were able to realize that he had a substance abuse problem. In a later interview he added,” I was never high at work. I was painfully hung over. Then eventually things got so bad I couldn’t hide it and everybody knew.”

"Friends" Facts
“Friends” Facts

5. The Moment When Everyone’s Last Name Was Arquette

In the summer of 1999, Courtney Cox got married to fellow actor, David Arquette. So, in an attempt to honor this newly wed couple, the first episode of season six included the name “Arquette” to the last name of ever cast member of the show. But we’re not sure how many people noticed this. 

"Friends" Facts
“Friends” Facts

6. Courtney Cox’s Hidden Pregnancy

During the final season of the show, Courtney Cox was pregnant with her first baby, but couldn’t be potrayed as pregnant, since, Chandler and Monica couldn’t conceive as per the show. So, in turn, the makeup and wardrobe department had to work over time in order to hide her baby bump from viewers. 

"Friends" Facts
“Friends” Facts