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Speaks Out on
Dec 5, 2023 3:00 AM CST
Julia Roberts Speaks Out on Matthew Perry
Calls death of her ex-boyfriend 'heartbreaking'
- Julia Roberts, who dated Matthew Perry in the 1990s, spoke for the first time publicly about the comedian's death at age 54. "The sudden passing of anybody so young is heartbreaking," Roberts said during an interview on
. "I think that, you know, it just...
Lisa Kudrow Pays Tribute
to 'Completely Brilliant'
Nov 15, 2023 5:25 PM CST
Lisa Kudrow Pays Tribute to 'Completely Brilliant' Matthew Perry
'Thank you for the best 10 years a person gets to have'
- Two weeks after Matthew Perry's
co-stars issued a joint statement after his death at age 54, speaking of their "unfathomable loss," Lisa Kudrow has become the last of the group to pay tribute to him on social media. "Thank you for making me laugh so...
Aniston, Schwimmer Share
Tributes to Matthew Perry
Nov 15, 2023 1:09 PM CST
Aniston, Schwimmer Share Tributes to Matthew Perry
'Rest little brother,' Aniston writes
- Jennifer Aniston and David Schwimmer have followed Courteney Cox and Matt LeBlanc in paying heartfelt tributes to
co-star Matthew Perry. In an Instagram post Wednesday, Aniston said she had been going over their old text messages, "laughing and crying then laughing again,"
reports. She shared one...
Courteney Cox Shares a
Favorite Moment With Perry
Nov 15, 2023 3:00 AM CST
Courteney Cox Shares a Favorite Moment With Perry
'Friends' co-star says farewell in Instagram post
cast member has posted an individual tribute to Matthew Perry. Courteney Cox, whose Monica Geller character ended up married to Perry's Chandler Bing on the show, on Tuesday posted a video on Instagram of the scene where the two first get together. "When you work with...
Stars Speak as a Group
Oct 30, 2023 6:32 PM CDT
Stars Speak as a Group
Co-stars issue statement on death of Matthew Perry
- The surviving stars of
issued a brief statement Monday as a group on the death of Matthew Perry , adding that they're unable to say much just now. "We are all so utterly devastated by the loss of Matthew. We were more than just cast mates. We are...
Oct 30, 2023 9:40 AM CDT
Matthew Perry's Batman Posts Fixate Fans
Actor had a well-documented love of the superhero, but some fans see a worrying subtext
- It apparently will take awhile to determine a cause of death for Matthew Perry, and in the meantime, fans are parsing his final social media posts. One thing that stands out is that his last several Instagram posts refer in some way to Batman, with Perry signing off as "...
Perry Posted Peaceful Photo
of Himself in Hot Tub Days Ago
Oct 29, 2023 9:02 AM CDT
Perry Posted Peaceful Photo of Himself in Hot Tub Days Ago
'Friends' star is dead at 54 of apparent drowning
- The death of Matthew Perry at age 54 has led to a deluge of coverage about his acting career and his well-known struggles with addiction. The
New York Times
digs out a fitting quote from Perry himself from a 2002 interview: "I was a guy who wanted to become...
Star Matthew Perry
Is Dead at 54
Oct 28, 2023 8:10 PM CDT
Star Matthew Perry Is Dead at 54
The actor apparently drowned at his home in Los Angeles
star Matthew Perry is dead at age 54 after apparently drowning, reports TMZ . The actor who played Chandler Bing in the sitcom was found unresponsive at his home Saturday in the Los Angeles area, according to the
Los Angeles Times .
The latter outlet says he was found unresponsive in...
Aniston: Comedians Now Not
'Allowed' to Do Certain Things
Mar 30, 2023 2:30 AM CDT
Aniston: Comedians Now Not 'Allowed' to Do Certain Things
Actress reflects on the decades-later accusations that 'Friends' is offensive
- Jennifer Aniston admits there's some truth to the criticisms of
decades after the sitcom was made: "There were things that were never intentional and others ... Well, we should have thought it through," the actress tells AFP in an interview cited by Deadline . "But I don’...
on the 'Big
Nov 2, 2022 7:03 AM CDT
Matthew Perry Spills More on the 'Big Terrible Thing'
'Friends' actor's book is out, and he goes into more detail on the substance abuse that nearly killed him
- Excerpts had leaked in advance of Matthew Perry's book, and he'd openly mentioned in interviews that he'd be talking about his drug and alcohol addiction in it. Now, after the Tuesday release of
Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing
, more on the
Met a Stranger'
May 7, 2022 9:00 AM CDT
Actor 'Never Met a Stranger'
Mike Hagerty, who most recently starred in HBO's 'Somebody Somewhere,' dies at age 67
- Mike Hagerty, an actor known for playing the building super on
and a cranky store owner on
, has died at the age of 67. "With great sadness, the family of Michael G. Hagerty announced his death yesterday in Los Angeles. A beloved character actor, his love of...
Ross' Wife Is Gay? China's
Censors Won't Hear of It
Feb 14, 2022 10:00 AM CST
Ross' Wife Is Gay? China's Censors Won't Hear of It
Fans of 'Friends' cry foul after detail is cut from episode
- China's censors are back in the news , this time over an episode of
. When Ross explains to his parents that his wife has left him, the part in which he explains why—she's lesbian and has found a female partner—was cut from a recently aired rerun,...
Is 'Curiously Empty'
May 27, 2021 12:37 PM CDT
Reunion Is 'Curiously Empty'
And yet, fans of the show should find plenty to stay entertained
reunion has made its debut on HBO Max, and the first reviews are in. They're not exactly stellar, but most agree that fans of the show will likely enjoy the nearly two-hour special. It's not another fictional episode, more of a series of nostalgic recollections by...
Reunion Guest Stars
Include ... Malala?
May 13, 2021 6:05 PM CDT
Reunion Guest Stars Include ... Malala?
HBO Max releases the list, along with a premiere date of May 27
- Fans of
now have a date to mark on their calendar: May 27. That's when
will debut on HBO Max, reports Mashable . The network released a "teaser trailer" for the reunion show, which you can see here . (It doesn't reveal much beyond the...
Dictionary.com's New Words
Offer Nod to
Mar 12, 2021 2:00 PM CST
Dictionary.com's New Words Offer Nod to
- Dictionary.com appears to have further ruined a 25-year-old joke from
with its new batch of words for 2021. A 1996 episode poked fun at fictional Springfield's use of the nonexistent words "cromulent" and "embiggen"—two of 450 new words added to the online...
on Earth Gets a
Nov 27, 2020 12:20 PM CST
'Greatest Woman' on Earth Gets a Celebrity Fiance
'Friends' star Matthew Perry to marry girlfriend Molly Hurwitz
- Matthew Perry's girlfriend is about to get a title promotion. "I decided to get engaged," the 51-year-old
. "Luckily, I happened to be dating the greatest woman on the face of the planet at this time." That woman is 29-year-old literary manager...
Stars Will Be Here
for You—for a Hefty Payday
Feb 25, 2020 7:11 AM CST
Stars Will Be Here for You—for a Hefty Payday
Figures are ranging from between $2.5M to $4M each for hourlong 'Friends' special
- "It's happening." That was the joint Instagram post Friday of
co-stars Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Courteney Cox, David Schwimmer, Matthew Perry, and Matt LeBlanc (whose post featured a slightly different twist). The happening they speak of: what Quartz describes as "an hourlong hangout session,"...
Ron Leibman Dead at 82
Dec 7, 2019 6:00 AM CST
Actor Ron Leibman Dead at 82
Award-winning actor starred opposite Sally Field in 'Norma Rae,' played Roy Cohn in Kushner play
- Actor Ron Leibman, who appeared in movies, theater, and TV in a career that spanned six decades and won a Tony award for Tony Kushner's iconic play
Angels in America
, has died after an illness, the AP reports. He was 82. Leibman's agent, Robert Attermann, said the actor...
On HBO's New Platform,
a Possibly Huge Get
Nov 13, 2019 9:25 AM CST
On HBO's New Platform, a Possibly Huge Get
It's not a done deal, but an unscripted 'Friends' reunion may air on HBO Max: report
- Good news for
fans: The original six cast members are in talks to reunite for an unscripted reunion special on HBO Max, according to the
. The deal is far from done, but the plan is to have Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry,...
Jennifer Aniston's Instagram
Debut Set a New Record
Oct 17, 2019 2:27 AM CDT
Jennifer Aniston's Instagram Debut Set a New Record
Her profile was so popular it crashed the app
- Jennifer Aniston joined Instagram on Tuesday—and her debut will be hard to top. So many people viewed her newly created profile that it caused the app to crash, CNN reports. The Guinness Book of World Records says she set a new record by getting 1 million followers in just...
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