The One Where Lady Gaga Sings ‘Smelly Cat’ on ‘Friends: The Reunion’ {WATCH}

The long-awaited Friends reunion is finally up on HBO Max! The show’s six stars — Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, David Schwimmer, Matthew Perry, and Matt LeBlanc, all returned along with big-name guest stars like Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, and Mindy Kaling.  Tom Selleck, who played Richard, and Maggie Wheeler, the unforgettable Janice also returned.

During the special, Lisa Kudrow got into character as Phoebe on the infamous Central Perk couch to sing “Smelly Cat.” when Lady Gag walks in to join her.  A group of backup singers also joined in, as a nod to Phoebe’s music video in season two. In a sweet moment, Gaga thanked Kudrow for “being the person for all of us on ‘Friends’ that was the different one, or the one that was really herself.”


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