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Quick facts about Matthew Perry Biography
First Name Matthew Langford  
Last Name Perry
Date of birth August 16, 1970
Birth Place Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States
Profession Actor, producer, Writer
Nationality American and Canadian
AKA Matty, Matt
Height 6'
Ethnicity White
Religion Jewish
Married Yes
Spouse Piper Perabo
Education Rockcliffe Park Public School
Ashbury College

Matthew Perry Biography

Screen Actors Guild Award winner, Mathew Perry, is widely recognized as American actor best known for his role as Chandler Bing in NBC series, Friends. He got appreciated for his role in 2006 as Ron Clark in The Ron Clark Story. 

Matthew Perry Early Life

Matthew Langford  Perry was born on August 19, 1969, in Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States. He is the son of Canadian journalist Suzanne Marie Morrison and American Actor and model, John Bennett Perry.

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Matthew’s mother, Suzanne got married to Keith Morrison after she got divorced from her husband, John Bennett Perry. Ultimately, Matthew was raised by his mother. For education, he joined Rockcliffe Park Public School and Ashbury College. Matthew holds white ethnicity and both Canadian and American Nationality.

Matthew Perry at his young age
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Above all, Mattew had a keen interest in acting. As a result, he shifted to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career and graduated from The Buckley School in 1987.

Matthew Perry Career

Matthew started his professional acting career from the series Second Chance as Chazz Russell in 1987. His debut movie, A Night in the life of Jimmy Reardon got released in 1988. He portrayed the role as Fred Roberts.

Matthew pursued a successful career in 1994 television series Friends where he portrayed the role of Chandler Bing. Matthew acted in Friends along with his co-actors Courteney Cox, Matt LeBlanc, Lisa Kudrow, Jennifer Aniston, and David Schwimmer.

Chandler got famous for his comic roles on the show. In 1995 and 2001, he received Screen Actor Guild Awards and Tv Guide Awards respectively for his role as Chandler in this series.

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Moreover, he appeared in the CBS drama The Good Wife as Mike Kresteva for which he was critically acclaimed. He is also a co-writer and executive producer of the series Odd Couple. Likewise, He also portrayed himself as Oscar Madison for which he got nominated for Favorite Comedy Tv Actor in  2016.

On one episode of Friends, even Matthew’s father, John Bennett Perry acted as the father of Rachel’s boyfriends. Futhermore, Chandler’s dad performance was appreciated by the audience.

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Recently, he starred as Mike Kresteva in The Good Fight and The Kennedys as Ten Kennedy.

Matthew Perry Personal Life

Matthew is married to Monica Geller in Friends character but, he is single now. Previously he got married to American actress, Piper Perabo but their married life was unsuccessful and finally, the couple separated.

Mathew Perry and his ex-wife Piper Perabo
Mathew Perry and his ex-wife Piper Perabo

Matthew is always in the spotlight due to his affair with multiple girlfriends. We know some of the ex-girlfriends of his list with whom he was linked. He was in a relationship with Julia Robert in 1995. But, the pair broke-up within one year. In the following year, he dated girlfriend Yasmeen Bleeth.  

Moreover, Matthew was in a relationship with Neve Campbell, Maeve Quinan, and Lauren Graham. But, he never disclosed his affair with them publicly. Still, it is believed that they all were the one-time girlfriend of Matthew.

Matthew Perry and his ex-girlfriend Lauren Grahm
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In 2003, he started dating Rachell Dunn.They were girlfriend and boyfriend for a year and after that, they separated.

Again in 2006, he was in a relationship with Lizzy Caplan. They were in a serious and long relationship. According to the source, the couple split after dating for six years. Matthew was not ready to get married. That was the reason, the couple faced differences and finally decided to separate in 2012.

Matthew Perry and his girlfriend Lizzy Caplin
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Matthew always tried to maintain privacy when its comes to his love life but while in a relationship with Lizzy, they were spotted together several times.

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Matthew Perry Net Worth

As an established American Comedian Actor, he is among the richest celebrities of Entertainment Industry. While portraying the role as Chandler in Friends, his salary was $1,50,000 per episode. Similarly, during the last season of Friends, his salary reach up to $ 1.6 million per episode. He was ranked as highest paid television actors of Television Industry since then.

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In conclusion, the actor turn co-writer and producer’s estimated net worth is $80 million as of 2017 net worth estimation.

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Last modified: June 18, 2017

Published on: June 18, 2017



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