Matthew, a famous American actor, was born in Massachusetts and is most known for playing Chandler in Friends.
Since his childhood, he liked acting and was serious about stepping on the path of the entertainment industry. In his fifteen, he moved to LA to pursue acting skills.
Date of birth: August 19, 1969
Date of death: October 28, 2023 (aged 54)
Zodiac sign: Leo
Matthew is known for his roles in Fools Rush In, Three to Tango, The Whole Nine Yards, The Ron Clark Story, and other movies.
For those fans who still have not found out who are the people behind Matt’s story, let’s jump right into the facts. Although the Friends star is still unmarried, his parents made a great influence in shaping his successful career.
Matthew Perry parents
John Bennett Perry (father)
Date of birth: January 4, 1941
John was born in Massachusetts, to the family of businessman Alton Perry and Maria Bennet. He is a well-known actor and singer.
Among his recognizable works, one can name The Legend of The Lone Ranger, Lipstick, George of the Jungle, Air America, Nightingales, and more.
In his marriage with Suzanne, he has a son. Yes, that is Mattew Perry. Despite the great beginning, the couple divorced in 1970.
Later on, he married Deborah Perry with whom he had one daughter – Maria.
After Matt got into his actor pathway, both were lucky to play in the same movies such as Fools Rush In and the sitcom Scrubs. He also made a cameo in one of Friends’ episodes (The One with Rachel’s New Dress), 4th season.
Suzanne Perry Morrison (nee Langford) (mother)
Date of birth: 1939 (the exact date is unknown)
Suzanne is a well-known journalist who once held the post of press secretary for ex-Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau. But before that, she could afford modeling in her early adulthood.
In 1968, her first marriage with John was just a short period of her life that brought a valuable gift – the birth of Matt.
The 1981 year was the time of her retirement from her press career; yet, she found a new love and got married to Keith Morrison. In her marriage with Keith, she gave birth to four children.
Matthew Perry siblings
Caitlin Morrison (maternal half-sister)
Date of birth: 1981(the exact date is unknown)
Caitlin is the firstborn child in Suzanne’s second marriage with Keith. Since childhood, the couple has not revealed too much information about kids and their aspirations.
Thus, there is no information about Caitlin’s occupation or private life.
Emily Morrison (maternal half-sister)
Date of birth: 1985 (the exact date is unknown)
Emily is the second child born in the marriage with Keith Morrison. She graduated from Kean University with a degree in Arts and the School of Visual Arts.
Her working experience is connected to the construction industry and business coaching. In 2020, she established a company Centering Souls Pottery Studio.
Still, there are no details about her marital status and other life details.
William Morrison (maternal half-brother)
Date of birth: 1987 (the exact date is unknown)
William is the only son in Morrison’s family and a younger brother to Matthew. There is no information about his life details.
At his younger age, he was noticed together with Matt at the premiere of Harry Potter. Still, his life is not in a limelight.
Madeleine Morrison (maternal half-sister)
Date of birth: 1989 (the exact date is unknown)
Madeline is the youngest one in Morrison’s family. There are no details about her education and family life. It is known that she often appeared with Matt at different events as her photo is available within the media.
She also runs a Twitter account, but doesn’t post on it. Her account name is @svumadeline1.
Maria Perry Bowick (half-sister)
Date of birth: 1982 (the exact date is unknown)
Maria is the daughter born in John’s marriage to Deborah. She graduated from the University of San Diego with a degree in humanities and later finished her education in psychology. She is working as a marriage and family therapy intern.
It is known that she got married on August 30th, 2014. Her husband’s name is David. He is a self-employed music producer.
Her career information can be found on her LinkedIn account.
Matthew Perry wife
Matthew was neve married but got engaged to literary manager Molly Hurwitz in November 2020 before dating her for 2 years. In 7 month the couple broke up.
Matthew Perry children
Matthew doesn’t have kids.