Ed Sheeran and Courtney Cox have given their fans a hilarious surprise by recreating the classic Monica and Ross dance routine.
Ed Sheeran shared the video on his Instagram where him and Cox can be seen doing the dance routine in a field. This video came a few days after the Friends Reunion special. Sheeran captioned the post, “Had a reunion of our own this weekend”.
Not only did Ed Sheeran recreate the routine, but also praised his version better than Cox’s routine partner in the show aka Ross as he added “#obviouslybetterthanross.”
monica geller & ed sheeranpic.twitter.com/m3mhmZd68v
— friends scenes (@scenesofriends) May 30, 2021
Although the dance moves weren’t as precise as the original, it was a fun moment between Sheeran and Cox. At the end, Cox jumps into Ed’s arms, who catches her but Cox takes him down and make the pair laugh.
Besides, Courtney Cox also share the same video and wrote, “Just some routine dancing with a friend… #ReRoutine”
As mentioned above, Courtney performed the routine with her on screen brother Ross, played by David Schwimmer. This legendary routine was featured in season 6 episode titled, “The One With the Routine”, where Ross and Monica get to be a part of “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve”.
According to the reports, singer Ed Sheeran and Courtney Cox are good friends. Ed has also been introduced to Cox’s partner Johnny McDaid by the actor. Although the two are good friends and Ed has also stated being a die-hard fan of the show, the singer didn’t appear on the reunion special, which featured other singers including Lady Gaga and JB.
Besides, the fans were expecting to see Monica and Ross, aka Courtney Cox and David Schwimmer, doing the routine again on the reunion. However, it did not happen. Nonetheless, some of the popular scenes were recreated including when Phoebe see Chandler and Monica from the window, and Smelly Cat by Lisa Kudrow and Lady Gaga.
The reunion director Ben Winston also stated if the actors would like to do the routine again. Winston told, “I did say, ‘Would you ever consider doing The Routine?’ And both of them were like, ‘Oh, please don’t make us do that,”
Nonetheless, Cox finally gave the fans their routine by recreating it with Ed Sheeran.