Matthew Perry or Chandler Bing (for the fans of Friends) has made us laugh out loud with his sarcastic remarks and twisted jokes. The show already ended in 2004, but the fans of Friends still exist, and the upcoming generation is not missing this show too. Not to mention his photo from the series was mostly used for “Meme” in 2019.
Hence it is obvious that the cast is a well-known persona and pretty wealthy too. Among the five unbreakable friends today, we will take a peek on Matthew Perry’s net worth. Also, he is dating a hot actress who is 22 years younger than this handsome. Read the article to the end to know this lucky woman.
Some Quick Facts About Matthew Perry
|Full Name||Matthew Langford Perry|
|Net Worth||$120 million|
|Date of Birth||August 19, 1969|
|Marital Status||Not Married|
|Birthplace||Williamstown, Massachusetts, USA|
|Profession||Actor, director, writer, producer|
|Nationality||Canadian and American|
|Hair color||Light Brown|
|Height||6 ft or 183 cm|
|Weight||82 kg or 181 pounds|
|Body Measurement||Not Known|
Matthew Perry Net Worth
Friends are not the only show he has done in his lifetime. From his work on several movies and tv shows, this dandy man has collected a jaw-dropping amount of money. In 2020 Matthew Perry’s net worth exceeds $120 million. Moving on for the start of Friends, the cast member made $22,500 per episode.
To calculate it precisely for a season, the member amassed worth of $540,000. As the show progressed, their income was also increasing rapidly. For the second season, they were already getting $40,000 (double of previous one), which surpassed the price of $960,000 in Season 2 alone.
From that moment on, their salary was increasing unexpectedly. In Season 3, the member received $75,000 per episode or $1.875 million for the whole season. Similarly, for season 4, they got $85,000 per episode, which sums up to $2.04 million for the whole season.
That’s not only it the price for Season 4 increased even more to $100,000 and $2.5 million per season. By Season 6, they were already getting $3,125 million per season and $125,000 per episode. When the show was getting season 7, the cast asks for a massive raise giving them $750,000 per episode and amount of $18 million in 7 and 8 season.
As you all know, Friends has 10 episodes altogether, the member was getting more and more. For their appearance in Season 9, they were provided $1 million per episode or $24 million per season, and in Season 10, they settled for $18 million per season. In addition to this, each member from the Friends received a staggering amount of $90 million.
Well, well, well, we have not added the backend bonuses and on-going royalties too. Speaking of which, as per their negotiations in 2000 contract, the show allowed them to claim the royalties. More precisely, the show alone makes $1 billion per year, indicating that the member of the cast has $10- $20 million from it.
Moreover, Mr. Perry, on the other hand, is still working to remain in the entertainment industry. In 2015, he sold his mansion worth $10.65 million, located in Malibu. Now, the famous actor owns a beachfront home in the same place which he bought in the year of 2011 in $11 million.
In 2017, Matthew spent almost $20 million in order to buy a penthouse apartment in Century City, California. However, later he sold the penthouse for $25 million in 2019. Likewise, in 2018 he again sold his house of Los Angeles for $12.5 million.
Parents, Siblings, Early Life, Education
Matthew Perry was born and raised in Williamstown, Massachusetts, to father John Bennett Perry and mother Suzanne Marie. His father is an actor while his mother is a journalist.
This American actor is blessed to have half-sister Caitlin Morrison, Emily Morrison, Madeleine Morrison, and Marie Perry. Similarly, he has half brother Willy Morrison.
Matthew wen to Rockcliffe Park Public Schol and later attended Ashbury College. He studied acting from The Buckley School.
- Movie – Groundhog Day (1993)
- NHL Team – Ottawa Senators
- Friends Episode – The One with the Blackout
How Old Is Matthew Perry?
This Friends alum is 50 years old as he was born on August 19, 1969. He is tall at a towering height of 6 feet or 183 inches and weight about 82 kg or 181 pounds.
This famous actor has short light brown hair and blue colored eyes. Moreover, he chooses to wear a shoe size of 10 US or 9 UK or 43 EU.
Matthew Perry Tv Show and Movies
This handsome man has completed almost two decades in the entertainment industry. Inevitably he has appeared in tons of movies. Some of them include She’s Out of Control, Fat Man and Little Boy, Getting In, Fools Rush In, Almost Heroes, Three to Tango, The Whole Nine Yards, The Kid, Serving Sara, The Whole Ten yards, Numb, Birds of America, 17 Again.
Apart from Friends, Matthew has appeared on the One Where They Got Back Together, Family Guy. The Good Fight, The Odd Couple, Web Therapy, Cougar Town, The Good Wife, parallel Lives, Dream On to name some.
Matthew Perry Girlfriend
During his work on Friends, he met beautiful Julia Roberts and soon they started dating in 1995 but separated in 1996. Also, he has dated actress Yasmine Bleeth, Neve Campbell, Renee Zellweger, Maeve Quinlan for some time.
Other stars like Heather Graham, Lauren Graham, Rachel Dunn also adds up in the list. Even more, there was a rumor that this renowned actor was dating hot actress Jennifer Aniston.
Fun Fact: Matthew Perry has not dated Friends Cast Courtney Cox.
Currently, Perry’s name is entangled with actress Molly Hurwitz. The lovey-dovey couple has an enormous age gap of 22 years, but what stands on the way of love. The news started whirling around when the actress posted a tribute to Matthew in Valentine’s day with a caption,
“The second year being my valentine, but his first as an Instagram influencer, HVD to my favorite.”
Matthew Is On Instagram
Instagram: 7.1 million followers