Matthew Perry, ‘Friends’ star, dies at 54 in tragic accident

Matthew Perry, best known for playing Chandler Bing on the hit sitcom ‘Friends’, passed away on October 28, 2023, at his Los Angeles home. He was 54 years old. According to the LA Times, Perry was found dead in a hot tub in an apparent drowning accident. No foul play is suspected, the sources told the newspaper. Perry had struggled with addiction and health issues for years, and had recently revealed that he had a near-fatal colon rupture in 2018. His death has shocked and saddened his fans, friends, and colleagues, who have paid tribute to his comedic genius and warm personality. Warner Bros TV, which produced ‘Friends’, said in a statement: “We are devastated by the passing of our dear friend Matthew Perry. The impact of his comedic genius was felt around the world, and his legacy will live on in the hearts of so many. This is a heartbreaking day, and we send our love to his family, his loved ones, and all of his devoted fans.”