It’s spooky season! Fall is stuffed with traditions comparable to apple selecting, carving pumpkins and sipping cider, however it’s additionally the right time to observe Halloween hijinks from our favourite reveals.
Friends mastered the style when it aired “The One With the Halloween Party” in 2001. The episode had the sitcom’s trademark jokes with the added enjoyable of the group in costumes. Lisa Kudrow revealed throughout a Reddit AMA in 2014 that the story holds a particular place in her coronary heart.
“The Halloween social gathering that Sean Penn appeared in,” she mentioned on the time when requested about her favourite Friends episode. “For rather a lot of causes. Number one was it was the primary show we shot after 9/11. And that entire week, whereas driving in L.A., individuals would pull up, and give me a really unhappy look, and a quiet ‘Thank you’ for making them chuckle.”
However, Friends director Kevin Bright instructed Metro in November 2018 that Penn was one of the sitcom’s harder celeb visitor stars.
“I believe the least profitable one was Sean Penn on the show,” he mentioned on the time. “Just the fashion of the manufacturing wasn’t what he was used to, doing a show like that, so there was a bit of deer within the headlight impact.”
Boy Meets World‘s 1998 episode”And Then There Was Shawn” is one other Halloween TV basic. Although the episode initially aired in February, it gained a cult following after airing in October for years after its premiere. The episode was an homage to the teenager slasher movie style, which have been wildly fashionable within the late ’90s as a result of movies comparable to Scream (1996). Jennifer Love Hewitt additionally made a cameo look within the episode after skyrocketing to stardom in I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997).
The episode’s director, Jeff McCracken, instructed Yahoo TV in October 2016 that she landed on the show as a result of of her relationship with Will Friedle.
“That took place as a result of Will was courting Jennifer on the time,” McCracken, 68, mentioned. “So we instructed him, ‘Will, we might like to have Jennifer on the show.’ It all labored out, Jennifer was a doll and she liked doing it. They broke up quickly thereafter, however it was good timing for us. I hope the show wasn’t the factor that did it!”
Scroll down for some of the perfect Halloween episodes to observe this season.