Facts of Matthew Perry
|Full Name||Matthew Perry|
|Birth Name||Matthew Langford Perry|
|Profession||Actor, Writer, Comedian|
|Birth City||Williamstown, Massachusetts|
|Father Name||John Bennett Perry|
|Mother Name||Suzanne Perry|
|Sibilings||Willy Morrison, Madeleine Morrison, Caitlin Morrison, Mia Perry, Emily Morrison|
|Filmography||17 Again,Birds of America,Numb,The Whole Ten Yards|
|Education||Ashbury College, The Buckley School|
|Date of Birth||August 19,1969|
How Much Is Matthew Perry's Net Worth?
Comedian, actor and all-around funnyman Matthew Perry’s net worth is $80 Million as of July 2019. He is best known for his role as Chandler Bing on the immensely popular NBC sitcom Friends. He is one of the highest-earning TV actors in history and his popularity as one of the best actors in television history has made him a household name.
Synonymous with sarcasm Chandler Bing made waves for his incredible timing and one-liners, this trait was in Matthew too and sources close to the actor have claimed that he was as funny as his character.
Due to the global popularity of Friends and the love it received from fans, Perry along with all other five main cast members Jennifer Aniston, David Schwimmer, Matt Le Blanc, Courteney Cox, and Lisa Kudrow were some of the highest-earning TV actors in the world.
Net Worth Details: His Earnings, Salary And Income Sources
Matthew Perry is worth $80 million as of July 2019 according to Celebritynetworth. However, the Richest claims that he is worth $70 million. He made this net worth from his incredible career from which he has earned millions of dollars each year.
In fact, he earned $1 million per episode during the latter seasons of Friends around 2002. We have compiled a list of his earnings in the table below.
|1994||$750,000/ Per Episode||Friends|
|1997||$1,000,000||Fools Rush In|
|1999||$2,500,000||Three to Tango|
|2000||$3,000,000||The Whole Nine Yards|
|2002||$24,000,000||Friends (Total Earnings From The 2002-2003 season)|
|2004||$5,000,000||The Whole Ten Yards|
He has earned a lot of money all through his career, in addition to this, he also earns around $20 million per year even though the show has ended from the rights and royalties.
During the 3rd season, he earned $75,000 per episode and during the 4th season earned $85,000 per episode.
Fun Fact: Bruce Willis worked on Friends after losing a bet against Matthew Perry.
Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle, Expenses
Perry had a lavish property in Sunset Strip, Los Angeles, California, USA which he sold in an off-market deal to an undisclosed buyer for $12.5 million in 2018. He bought the property for $8.5 million in August 2011. The property is spread over 3,821 square feet has 3 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms.
Another property he sold is his Sierra Towers Condo that he bought from Elton John for $3.2 million in 2005. He later sold the property for $2.85 million in 2011.
In 2017 he bought an apartment in Century City, Los Angeles, California, USA which is spread over 9,318 square feet. The West Hollywood property also has 4 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms.
He has an Audi R8 whose cost is around $150,000 and a Porsche Panamera which costs around $128,300.
Regarding his expenses, he surely lives a high Hollywood life and spends a lot on extravagant products, similarly, according to HuffPost his character on Friends spent $381.60 in Central Perk.
Endorsements, And Charity
As one of the biggest stars of TV, he is a welcome choice for various brands and companies for their advertisements and marketing. He has done commercials for Microsoft, Hanes underwear, etc.
He has also generously worked with various charities and philanthropic organizations for the welfare of the less privileged. As a matter of fact, he has worked with Anne Douglas Center for Women, Clothes Off Our Back, Feeding America, Lili Claire Foundation among others.
The actor has also donated to the Small Steps Project by giving them his signed shoes.
Tax & Insurance
As one of the highest-earning TV actors in the world he has to pay income taxes, property, and vehicle taxes as per the laws of his state and county. Every resident of Los Angeles has to pay 1% general property tax and further taxes are sanctioned for various other factors.
He might also have dental, health, life and property insurance but the details of his insurance coverage plans are missing.
Matthew Perry's Personal Life: Wife, Siblings, Education, Relationship,
Matthew Perry was born Matthew Langford Perry on August 19, 1969, in Williamstown, Massachusetts, U.S to father John Bennett Perry and mother Suzanne Perry. His parents divorced when he was still an infant which is also a character trait of Chandler Bing of Friends.
He has 5 siblings, 4 sisters named Emily Morrison, Caitlin Morrison, Mia Perry, and Madeleine Morrison along with a brother named Willy Morrison.
The actor holds dual nationality having Canadian and American citizenships.
He enrolled West Carleton Secondary School and later went to Ashbury College. Later on, he graduated from The Buckley School in 1987.
Perry had a gastrointestinal perforation and he later repaired it by undergoing surgery.
The star does not have a wife and is unmarried as of July 2019. He has dated some high profile names like Julia Roberts, Lizzy Caplan, and Yasmine Bleeth. Some sources have reported that he is dating Rachel Dunn.