Matthew Perry, famous for his role in “Friends,” has passed away at 54 due to a suspected drowning at his Pacific Palisades residence. A 911 call reporting a water emergency was made at 4:07 p.m. local time.
The Los Angeles Fire Department and police officers responded, and the LAPD’s Robbery-Homicide Division also looked into the matter. It’s important to note that no foul play was suspected.
The Los Angeles County Medical Examiner is expected to conduct an autopsy to determine the cause of death.
Matthew Perry was widely recognized for his character, Chandler Bing, on the hit show “Friends.” He had a successful acting career, and his battle with addiction was a topic he openly discussed, particularly in his memoir.
He received tributes from Hollywood and beyond, with colleagues and fans celebrating his comedic genius and the impact he had on people worldwide.
Matthew Perry’s legacy as a talented actor and comedian will live on, and he will be remembered by many.