Can’t believe our beloved actor Matthew Perry died yesterday. Law enforcement source said, The actor died on Saturday of an apparent drowning at his Pacific Palisades home.
The actor was found in a jacuzzi at the location, and it was noted that no drugs found on the scene. It is believed that Perry may have drowned.
TMZ also said that no evidence of foul play was uncovered in connection with Perry’s death. Their sources disclosed that first-responders were summoned to the residence for what appeared to be a case of cardiac arrest.
Born in the scenic town of Williamstown, Massachusetts, on August 19, 1969, Matthew Perry’s journey through life was marked by both success and struggles.
Here are some interesting facts about Matthew Perry –
The actor best known for his role as Chandler Bing on the television show “Friends”:
Matthew Perry was born on August 19, 1969, in Williamstown, Massachusetts, USA.
Parents in Showbiz:
His father, John Bennett Perry, is an actor, and his mother, Suzanne Morrison, was a Canadian journalist and former press secretary to the Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau.
Matthew Perry’s portrayal of Chandler Bing on “Friends” made him a household name. He was one of the six main cast members of the hugely popular sitcom.
Struggles with Addiction:
Perry has been open about his battles with addiction. He went through rehab multiple times to overcome his substance abuse issues.
In addition to acting, Matthew Perry has tried his hand at writing. He penned the play “The End of Longing,” which he also starred in, exploring themes of addiction and relationships.
Perry has used his own experiences to advocate for addiction recovery and raise awareness about its challenges.
Awards and Nominations:
He received several award nominations for his work in “Friends” and other projects, including Emmy and Golden Globe nominations.
In addition to his TV work, Matthew Perry has appeared in various films, including “The Whole Nine Yards” and its sequel, “The Whole Ten Yards.”
Mixed Success Post-“Friends”:
While Perry had some successful television projects post-“Friends,” not all of his shows found the same level of popularity.
Matthew Perry has had several high-profile relationships, including dating famous actresses like Julia Roberts and Courteney Cox.
He has been involved in charitable activities, supporting causes such as cancer research and education.