In a shocking development, Matthew Perry, the beloved actor best known for his role as Chandler Bing on the hit sitcom 'Friends,' has died at the age of 54. The news was confirmed by multiple sources, including TMZ, which initially broke the story.
Perry was reportedly found deceased at a residence in Los Angeles on Saturday, according to TMZ and People Magazine. The cause of death appears to be an unfortunate drowning incident.
Born on August 19, 1969, Perry rose to fame with his portrayal of the sarcastic and witty Chandler Bing on 'Friends,' which aired from 1994 to 2004. His character's humorous one-liners and awkward charm made him a fan favorite and a central figure in the popular series.
Over the years, Perry had been open about his struggles with addiction, but it is not clear if these issues played any role in his untimely demise. As news of his death spreads, fans and co-stars have taken to social media to express their grief and share their memories of the talented actor.
Matthew Perry's sudden death is a significant loss to the television industry, where he had carved out a unique space with his comedic timing and relatable performances. His work on 'Friends,' as well as other shows like 'The Odd Couple' and 'Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip,' will continue to be cherished by audiences around the world.
As tributes pour in from across the globe, we remember Matthew Perry for the laughter and joy he brought into our lives through his unforgettable performances. His legacy as Chandler Bing, the character that made us all feel like his friends, will live on.