Matthew Langford Perry born August 19, 1969 is an American-Canadian actor. He is best known for his role as Chandler Bing on the NBC television sitcom Friends, which ran from 1994 to 2004.
As well as starring in the short-lived television series Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, Perry also appeared in a number of films, including Fools Rush In, Almost Heroes, The Whole Nine Yards, and 17 Again.
In 2010, he simultaneously delved into working in both voice-over and video games doing the voice of Benny in the video game Fallout: New Vegas.
Perry was the co-creator, co-writer, executive producer, and star of the ABC sitcom Mr. Sunshine, which ran from February to April 2011.
In August 2012, Perry began starring as Ryan King, a sportscaster, on the NBC sitcom Go On. The series was canceled on May 10, 2013. Perry co-developed and starred in the CBS sitcom The Odd Couple portraying Oscar Madison from 2015 to 2017.
Matthew Perry Parents: Meet John Bennett Perry, Suzanne Perry
Perry was born in Williamstown, Massachusetts, on August 19, 1969.
His mother, Suzanne Marie Morrison , is a Canadian journalist and former press secretary to former Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau. His father, John Bennett Perry born 1941, is an American actor and former model.
His parents divorced before his first birthday and his mother married Canadian-born broadcast journalist Keith Morrison.
He was raised by his mother in Ottawa, Ontario, and was enrolled at Ashbury College. While growing up, he took a keen interest in tennis and became a top-ranked junior player.