Entertainment

Matt LeBlanc Shares His Final Goodbye To ‘Friends’ Co-Star Matthew Perry

Matt LeBlanc has shared his final goodbye to Friends co-star, and on-screen roommate, Matthew Perry.

Matt LeBlanc shares his final goodbye to 'Friends' co-star Matthew Perry

LeBlanc and Perry played best friends Joey Tribbiani and Chandler Bing on Friends, with their on-screen chemistry being one of the many highlights of the iconic show.


Posting on Instagram, Matt called his time working closely with Perry “among the favorite times of my life.”

At the time of Matthew Perry’s passing on October 28th, Matt LeBlanc joined his Friends co-stars Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, and David Schwimmer for a joint statement saying ” We are all so utterly devastated by the loss of Matthew. We were more than just cast mates. We are a family”.

Monica and Chandler's romance became a huge line in the iconic sitcom

However, Matt’s post earlier today is the first solo statement from the main cast addressing Perry’s passing.

“It was an honor to share the stage with you and to call you my friend. I will always smile when I think of you and I’ll never forget you. Never.

Spread your wings and fly brother you’re finally free. Much love.”

Matt LeBlanc shared a series of throwback snaps in his tribute
LeBlanc signed off his message in true Joey fashion, writing ” and I guess you’re keeping the 20 bucks you owe me.”

In 2021, LeBlanc and Perry, along with the rest of the main Friends cast, reunited for the Friends Reunion Special.

Speaking with ET at the time, Perry, alongside Leblanc and David Schwimmer, who played Ross, said they are ‘a very loving, tight-knit group, and when we see each other, it’s a very heartwarming thing.

Related Posts

Was Matthew Perry married? A look at the Friends star’s love life after his shock death age 54

Matthew Perry has sadly died at the age of just 54 ‘after drowning in his jacuzzi at home’. Tributes for the beloved Friends star have been pouring in while his family…

Morgan Fairchild Commends ‘Terribly Brave’ Matthew Perry for Sharing Addiction Struggles as Friends Star Passes Away at 54

Morgan Fairchild, who played Matthew Perry‘s on-screen mom in the hit sitcom Friends, has praised the late actor for going public with his addiction battle as she paid a…

Friends cast are ‘working on a joint statement’ to release after beloved co-star Matthew Perry’s sudden death

The cast of Friends are said to be ‘working on a joint statement’ to release in the wake of their beloved co-star Matthew Perry’s sudden death aged 54. Perry…

How Matthew Perry filmed iconic Friends scene with help of his ‘sober technician’: ‘I married Monica and got driven back to the treatment center’

Matthew Perry opened up about one of the more painful experiences he went through battling addiction while on the set of Friends in his memoir Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing,…

Friends Christmas episode with poignant Chandler moment means so much more after Matthew Perry’s death

Earlier this month, it was confirmed that the actor – who played Chandler Bing in the cast of Friends – died from ‘acute effects of ketamine’, with his death ruled an…

‘Reclusive’ Matthew Perry had young dating app hook-ups deliver OXYCONTIN to his house despite live-in nursing team – and was on drugs while writing his sobriety memoir

Friends star Matthew Perry would score drugs from much younger hook-ups on the dating app Raya even while he was under the 24/7 care of a nursing team, sources say. Perry was…