It was originally broadcast from 1994 to 2004. It was created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman, and produced by Kevin S. Bright,Marta Kauffman and David Crane. The show has been broadcast in morethan one hundred countries and still continues to attract good ratingsfor its episodes in syndication. The final episode of the show was watched by an estimated US audience of 52.5 million. Friends was a multiple Emmy Award winning television program that received 56 various awards and a further 152 nominations.