Matthew Perry was born on August 19, 1969. He is an American actor.
Biography and Career
Matthew Perry was born on August 19, 1969 and he is an American actor who is best known for his role as Chandler Bing on the NBC sitcom Friends, for ten years between 1994 and 2004, earning a Primetime Emmy Award nomination in 2002. He was nominated for another Emmy and a Golden Globe for his role in The Ron Clark Story.
He moved from Ottawa to Los Angeles to pursue acting. He attended The Buckley School in Sherman Oaks. While at Buckley, He was featured as George Gibbs in Our Town and appeared as a junior in a production of The Miracle Worker. Patty Duke attended and praised the young Perry's convincing role as Helen's brother Jimmy.
He was also featured in The Sound of Music as a
junior. In his senior year, director Tim Hillman had planned a production of The Elephant Man specifically to feature Perry as John Merrick along with Vanessa Smith, and futures Les Miserable star Lisa Capps.
He then got his professional break at age 18.
As being cast in A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon with River Phoenix, He withdrew from Elephant Man and ended his high school acting career. Perry also pursued improve comedy at the LA Connection in Sherman Oaks while still in high school quickly becoming a featured performer.
In 2006 he began filming Numb, a comedy drama about a chronically depressed writer. The film's tentative release date was pushed back several times, but was finally released to DVD on May 13, 2008. He also appeared in David Mamet's Sexual Perversity in Chicago in London. In 2009 he starred in the film 17 again playing the older Mike O'Donnell.
He remains unmarried. He is reportedly dating fashion student Rachel Dunn. He was in Dallas filming Serving Sara with Elizabeth Hurley when he had such severe stomach pains that he called a local doctor, who advised rehab.
He flew to Los Angeles and checked into Marina Del Rey's Daniel Freeman Hospital. Perry's publicist Lisa Kasteler confirmed his rehab stay.
Birth Name: Matthew Langford Perry
Birth: August 19, 1969
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