Friends Reunion: ‘Rachel and Ross’ fell in love in real life
Published: 09:40 PM, 29 May 2021
David Schwimmer and Jennifer Aniston in a scene of ‘Friends’; Photo: Collected
‘Rachel and Ross’ - played by David Schwimmer and Jennifer Aniston, is the two most popular characters in the sitcom TV series ‘Friends’. The 90s famous TV show brought a special reunion for fans title ‘Friends: The Reunion’ on HBO this month.
During a recent interview, the two actors revealed that they had “feelings for each other in real life”.
“I had a major crush on Jennifer in the first season,” Schwimmer said where Jennifer added that “it was reciprocal”.
They went on saying: “At some point, we were both crushing hard on each other, but it was like two ships passing because one of us was always in a relationship. And we never crossed that boundary. We respected that.”
“When we had breaks from rehearsal, there were moments we would cuddle on the couch,” the duo added.
Regarding the kiss scene of Rachel and Ross for the first time in the show, Jennifer said they just channeled all of their “adoration and love” for each other into Ross and Rachel.