Will they be there for us again? Don't hold your breath.
"I just heard before you came out here," Ellen told Jen. "Like an hour ago, it is all over the Internet. There is a big rumor -- it started in Oklahoma."
Jen, 44, asked Ellen, "Did Matthew Perry start that?" to which Ellen joked, "Maybe so."
While he might not be playing Chandler Bing anytime soon, Perry is "coming back to co-host" with Ellen, the talk show host confirmed.
The show's creator Marta Kauffman lent more clarity to the situation earlier this week, telling E! that it would be impossible to construct cohesive storylines for the characters, all now in their 40s and long past the days of coffee house lounging.
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“Friends was about that time in your life when your friends are your family," she said, "and once you have a family, there’s no need anymore."
Check out Jennifer's appearance on Ellen Thursday.
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