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.
Previously he got married to American actress, Piper Perabo but their married life was unsuccessful and finally, the couple separated. He was also in a relationship with Neve Campbell, Maeve Quinan, and Lauren Graham. But, he never disclosed his affair with them publicly.
Matthew Perry Early Life & Education
Matthew Langford Perry was born on 19th August 1969, in Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States. He is the son of Canadian journalist Suzanne Marie Morrison and American Actor and model, John Bennett Perry.
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.
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 Movies & TV Series 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.
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. Furthermore, Chandler’s dad performance was appreciated by the audience.
Recently, he starred as Mike Kresteva in The Good Fight and The Kennedys as Ten Kennedy.
— The Good Fight (@thegoodfight) February 28, 2017
Matthew Perry Married, Dating, Affairs, Divorce, Spouse
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.
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.
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 always tried to maintain privacy when it comes to his love life but while in a relationship with Lizzy, they were spotted together several times.
Matthew Perry Net Worth, Income, Salary, Earning
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.
In conclusion, the actor turn co-writer and producer’s estimated net worth is around $80 million as of 2018 net worth estimation.