36 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Friends You Definitely Don’t Know
THERE WERE ORIGINALLY SUPPOSED TO BE FOUR MAIN CHARACTERS.
That’s right. Two of your favorite characters weren’t going to be major players on the show. When Friends was being developed (and going through multiple name and casting changes), the story focused on Rachel, Ross, Monica, and Joey. Phoebe and Chandler would have still been involved, but they were only meant to be supporting characters to the main four. Hands up if you’re glad that changed so all six could get equal billing?