Gabrielle Union Will Host A Zoom Table Reading of ‘Friends’


In the spirit of doing everything quarantine style, on November 22 Gabrielle Union will host a live table reading of an episode from the 90s sitcom Friends. The reading will feature Uzo Aduba, Ryan Bathe, Aisha Hinds, Sterling K. Brown, Kendrick Sampson and Jeremy Pope.

According to BET, the episode, “The One Where No One’s Ready” from season 3 of Friends originally starred Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer. This table read will be a remixed version with a Black cast where Aduba will play Phoebe, Bathe will play Rachel, Hinds will portray Monica, Brown will appear as Ross, Sampson will take on Joey, and Pope will be Chandler. 

“Zoom Where It Happens”, launches on September 8th and aims to catalyze voters and amplify the fight for voting rights and electoral justice, through culture and entertainment.

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