Matthew Perry Biography
Matthew Perry is an American-Canadian actor. He is best known for his role as Chandler Bing on the NBC television sitcom Friends which ran from 1994 to 2004. Perry was the co-creator, co-writer, executive producer and star of the ABC sitcom Mr. Sunshine, which ran from February to April 2011. In August 2012, Perry began starring as Ryan King, a sportscaster, on the NBC sitcom Go On.
Matthew Perry Age
Matthew Perry was born on 19th August, 1969, Williamstown, Massachusetts, U.S.
Matthew Perry Height
Matthew stand at a height of 5 feet and 7 inches tall.
Matthew Perry Education
Matthew attended The Buckley School in Sherman Oaks graduating in 1987.
Matthew Perry Nationality
Perry holds both Canadian and American citizenship.
Matthew Perry Parents
Perry was born to his mother, Suzanne Marie Morrison, is a Canadian journalist and former press secretary to former Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau. His father, John Bennett Perry is an American actor and former model.
Matthew Perry Siblings
Perry lives a low profile life. Due to that, he has not revealed his siblings’ details.
Matthew Perry Wife
Perry dated Yasmine Bleeth in 1995. He also dated Julia Roberts from 1995 to 1996. He later dated Lizzy Caplan from 2006 to 2012. He became engaged to Molly Hurwitz, a literary manager, in November 2020. They were first rumored to be dating in December 2019, when they had reportedly spent Christmas together. In June 2021, Perry announced he had called off the engagement.
Matthew Perry Children
Perry keeps his private life away from the media. As a result, his children’s’ details are not known.
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Perry was the co-creator, co-writer, executive producer, and star of the ABC sitcom Mr. Sunshine, which ran from February to April 2011. In August 2012, Perry began starring as Ryan King, a sportscaster, on the NBC sitcom Go On. Perry co-developed and starred in the CBS sitcom The Odd Couple portraying Oscar Madison from 2015 to 2017.
Perry starred in the TNT movie The Ron Clark Story, also known as “The Triumph,” which premiered 13th August, 2006. Perry played small-town teacher Ron Clark, who relocates to the toughest class in the country. Perry received a Golden Globe nomination as well as an Emmy nomination for his performance.
Matthew appeared in Aaron Sorkin’s drama Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip. He played Matt Albie alongside Bradley Whitford’s Danny Tripp, a writer-director duo brought in to help save a failing sketch show. Perry’s character was considered to be substantially based on Sorkin’s own personal experiences, particularly in television.
Perry began filming Numb in 2006, a film based on a man suffering from depersonalization disorder. The film’s tentative release date was pushed back several times, but was finally released to DVD on 13th May, 2008. He also appeared in David Mamet’s Sexual Perversity in Chicago in London. Perry guest-starred on the CBS drama The Good Wife in 2012, as attorney Mike Kresteva. In 2013, he reprised his role in the fourth season. Matthew made his British TV debut in the one-off comedy program The Dog Thrower in 2014, which aired on 1st May as part of Sky Arts’ Playhouse Presents.
Matthew Perry Drug and alcohol addiction
Matthew has laid bare the intimate details of his battle with opioid and alcohol addiction, revealing that his struggles left him comatose and fighting for his life for several weeks in an explosive interview with People. But while he came off as the hilarious and heart warming guy on the screen, behind-the-scenes, the star was facing a downward spiral of drug addiction and overdoses that left him with a two per cent chance of survival. Perry turned to drugs to deal with the immense fame and pressure that came with starring in one of the most popular shows of all time and now, he revealed he was in rehab 15 different times as a result of his addictions.
Matthew Perry and Diane sawyer
Perry reveals in a preview of the upcoming interview with Diane Sawyer on ABC News that Jennifer Aniston was the one who reached out the most when his drinking spiraled out of control, Perry, who confirmed taking Methadone, Xanax and consuming a “full quart of vodka” a day in addition to 55 Vicodin a day.
Matthew Perry Salary
Matthew annual salary is estimated to be USD 100,000.
Matthew Perry Net Worth
Matthew net worth is estimated to be USD 500,000.
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