Are You a "Friends" Super Fan?


By: J.P. Naomi

5 Min Quiz

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There was more to these six famous roommates than the average fan remembers! Think you have what it takes to ace this "Friends" super fan quiz? Test your skills now!

For how many seasons did Friends air?

"Friends" aired from September 1994 until its final episode on May 6, 2004. There were 236 episodes in total.


The opening theme song, "I'll Be There for You," was sung by The __________.

The Rembrandts are best known for this song which served as the opening theme for all 10 seasons. The group formed in 1989 and were from Los Angeles, California.


Where does Ross work?

Ross Geller was portrayed by actor David Schwimmer. Ross was a paleontologist on the show.


At which university did Ross later in the series become a tenured professor of paleontology?

David Schwimmer was born on November 2, 1966 in Queens, New York. He is married to Zoe Buckman.


What are the names of Ross and Monica's parents?

Courteney Cox was born on June 15, 1964 in Birmingham, Alabama!


On which major television network did "Friends" air?

The filming of "Friends" took place at Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, California. The final episode was viewed by more than 52 million Americans.


Who has the most difficult time smiling naturally for a photo?

Matthew Perry was born on August 19, 1969 in Williamstown, Massachusetts. He holds dual citizenship - Canadian and American.


How many siblings does Chandler have?

"Friends" was created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman.


For where does Rachel leave in the final episode of "Friends"?

Rachel gets a new job in Paris, but Ross follows her to the airport to confess his feelings.


When the series begins, where does Rachel work?

The Central Perk coffee house was one of the main settings throughout the series. It was located at Warner Bros. Studios.


Who was Central Perk's manager?

Gunther was portrayed by actor James Michael Tyler. He is best known for his role on "Friends" but has appeared on other shows and in various films.


Which other "friend" worked at Central Perk?

Joey was portrayed by Matthew Steven LeBlanc. He was born on July 25, 1967.


Spell Joey's last name.

Matt LeBlanc had a spin-off show titled "Joey." It ran from 2004 - 2006 on NBC.


What does Monica call the nude man across the way?

Each episode of "Friends" was between 20-22 minutes long.


What happened to Phoebe's mother when Phoebe was a child?

Lisa Kudrow was born on July 30, 1963 in Los Angeles, California. She is a graduate of Vassar College.


Phoebe breaks up with her boyfriend, David, when he moves to _______ for his research.

Minsk is the capital of the Republic of Belarus. David was a scientist.


What was Joey's character name on "Days of Our Lives"?

Matt LeBlanc was born in Newton, Massachusetts. He has one child.


What is Dr. Ramoray's specialty?

Outside of his acting career, Joey is also a food lover and womanizer!


Who does Joey fall in love with in Season 8 of Friends?

Joey confesses his feelings to Rachel, though she does not reciprocate. The two try dating in season 10, but that is short-lived.


Where do Phoebe and Mike end up getting married?

Phoebe and Mike get married in the middle of Season 10.


The occupation of Chandler's mother is ______________.

Chandler's father on the other hand is a gay, cross-dressing Las Vegas star.


In which section of New York City do the 'friends' live?

Monica and Rachel live across the hall from Joey and Chandler in the same apartment building.


Before landing a buyer position at Polo Ralph Lauren, Rachel was an assistant buyer and personal shopper at __________.

In the final episode, Rachel is leaving for her new job with Louis Vuitton. She is stopped by Ross, who wants her to get off the airplane so he can confess his feelings for her.


In Season 2, which famous actor plays the role of Monica's older boyfriend, Richard?

Tom Selleck was born on January 29, 1945. He is best known for his role on "Magnum, P.I."


Which famous actor plays the role of Will, Monica and Ross' old friend from high school?

Brad Pitt played the role of Will Colbert in Episode 9 of Season 8. Will strongly disliked Monica.


Who gets stuck in the cleaning closet with Ross before Ben is born?

Lisa Valerie Kudrow received six Primetime Emmy award nominations for her role on "Friends." She won the Emmy once, in 1998.


What is the name of Joey's TV series that gets cancelled in Season 7?

After his show is cancelled, he is offered his job back on "Days of Our Lives."


What does Joey wear to Monica and Chandler's wedding?

Matt LeBlanc auditioned for Joey and put a dim-witted spin on the character. The writers were pleasantly surprised by this creativity.


Ross is revealed to be the father of Rachel's baby after an investigation of a __________ sweater.

Rachel and Ross decide to have the baby, though do not resume romantic relations during this season (8). They are later resumed in the final season.


What was Phoebe's adoptive mother's name?

Phoebe's biological mother was also named Phoebe, but she left after her daughter was born.


Which concert do Ross, Monica and Chandler go to for Ross' birthday?

Hootie & the Blowfish were started in 1986 by Darius Rucker, Mark Bryan, Dean Felber, and Jim Sonefeld.


What is the name of the police officer Phoebe dates in Season 5?

Gary is portrayed by actor Michael Rapaport. They started dating after she found his badge and used it as her own.


At Ross and Emily's wedding in Season 4, whose name does Ross say by mistake during his vows?

Emily is an English woman. She is portrayed by actor Helen Baxendale.


What is the name of the millionaire who Monica dates in Season 3?

Pete Becker was portrayed by actor Jon Favreau. Favreau is known for his role in films such as "Rudy," "Swingers," "Very Bad Things" and "The Break-Up."


Where is Rachel originally from?

Rachel and Monica are childhood friends from Long Island. Monica and Ross' parents still live there.


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