In case you were in a temporary coma and missed it: The long-rumored Friends reunion special is officially happening.

The unscripted reunion special (read: not a reboot or continuation of the fictional Friends saga) will air on HBO Max and is expected to drop in May when the service launches.
重聚特辑没有剧本(解释一下:不是重拍,也不是《老友记》虚构故事的续集),将在HBO Max开播,预计在五月份推出HBO Max服务时上线。

According to Variety, all six of the sitcom's stars—Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry, and David Schwimmer—have signed on for the reunion, which will be filmed on the original Friends soundstage, Stage 24, on the Warner Bros. Studio lot in Burbank. The actors are rumored to be receiving at least $2.5 million each to appear in the special.

Jennifer Aniston (aka Rachel Green herself) confirmed the news on Instagram , with a throwback photo of the iconic sitcom's cast and the simple (but still world-imploding) caption: "It’s happening..."

If you're deliriously happy about this news, you're obviously not alone. People across the internet were quick to chime in with overwhelming joy about the news.