Selma Blair, Yvette Nicole Brown, Justin Trudeau, Maggie Wheeler, Paget Brewster and Warner Bros. Tv Studios are amongst these in Hollywood remembering Pals star Matthew Perry, who died at 54.
Perry, who starred as Chandler Bing on the hit NBC sitcom, died Saturday in a scorching tub at his Los Angeles dwelling, legislation enforcement sources informed the Los Angeles Instances.
Warner Bros. TV, which produced Pals, shared in a press release to The Hollywood Reporter, “We’re devastated by the passing of our pricey pal Matthew Perry. Matthew was an extremely gifted actor and an indelible a part of the Warner Bros. Tv Group household. The influence of his comedic genius was felt around the globe, and his legacy will dwell on within the hearts of so many. This can be a heartbreaking day, and we ship our like to his household, his family members, and all of his devoted followers.”
NBC additionally wrote in a press release, “We’re extremely saddened by the too quickly passing of Matthew Perry. He introduced a lot pleasure to a whole bunch of tens of millions of individuals around the globe along with his pitch excellent comedic timing and wry wit. His legacy will dwell on via numerous generations.”
Maggie Wheeler, who starred as Janice, Chandler’s on-and-off girlfriend on Pals, wrote on Instagram, “What a loss.The world will miss you Mathew Perry . The enjoyment you delivered to so many in your too brief lifetime will dwell on. I really feel so very blessed by each inventive second we shared.”
Justin Trudeau, the prime minister of Canada, shared on social media following the information of the actor’s demise, “Matthew Perry’s passing is stunning and saddening. I’ll always remember the schoolyard video games we used to play, and I do know folks around the globe are by no means going to neglect the enjoyment he introduced them. Thanks for all of the laughs, Matthew. You had been beloved – and you’ll be missed.” Perry beforehand stated that he and Trudeau attended the identical college rising up.
Selma Blair additionally stated in a candy tribute on Instagram, “My oldest boy pal. All of us beloved Matthew Perry, and I did particularly. On daily basis. I beloved him unconditionally. And he me. And I’m damaged. Damaged hearted. Candy desires Matty. Candy desires.”
Yvette Nicole Brown, who starred within the TV sequence The Odd Couple with Perry, wrote in a tribute, “Our #OddCouple household suffered a terrific loss at the moment. The complete leisure world has. I’m too unhappy in regards to the information to say greater than this: @mattyperry4 was a sweetheart who deserved extra peace on this life. 54 is simply too younger to go. We love you, Matty! #RIPMatthewPerry.”
One other one in every of Perry’s co-stars on The Odd Couple, Lisa Ann Walter, recalled one in every of her favourite scenes she filmed with the actor in a tribute on X (previously Twitter). “In The Entire 9 Yards – Matthew Perry runs full pressure right into a patio door – that and the scene that adopted is likely one of the prime comedic moments I’ve witnessed,” she wrote. “I informed him so once I recurred on The Odd Couple. He smiled so massive I believed he’d crack his face It was lovely.”
Paget Brewster, who performed Kathy on season 4 of Pals, remembered the actor on social media, writing, “I’m so very unhappy to listen to about @MatthewPerry. He was pretty to me on Pals and each time I noticed him within the many years after. Please learn his ebook. It was his legacy to assist. He received’t relaxation in peace although.. He’s already too busy making everybody snort up there.”
Mira Sorvino, who starred alongside Perry within the 1994 TV film Parallel Lives, additionally took to X to recollect the actor. “Oh no!!! Matthew Perry!! You candy, troubled soul!!” she wrote. “Could you discover peace and happiness in Heaven, making everybody snort along with your singular wit!!!”
Learn extra tributes under.