Selma Blair, Olivia Munn, Mira Sorvino, and Rumer Willis joined together to mourn the tragic death of Matthew Perry, who passed away at the age of 54. Perry's death was reportedly the result of an apparent drowning accident at his home. In the wake of the devastating news, Hollywood celebrities took to social media to express their grief and share heartfelt memories of the late actor.
Blair, who starred alongside Perry in the TV movie "Parallel Lives," shared a touching selfie of her and Perry, affectionately referring to him as her "oldest boy friend." Sorvino also expressed her distress online, praising Perry's wit and humor. Meanwhile, Munn posted a photo of Perry with a broken heart emoji, emphasizing his openness about his struggles with addiction.
Shannen Doherty fondly recalled her friendship with Perry, reminiscing about their mischievous adventures and unwavering support for each other. Maggie Wheeler, who played Perry's on-screen girlfriend on "Friends," expressed her sorrow and highlighted the joy Perry brought to countless lives.
Paget Brewster and Bethenny Frankel also paid their respects, expressing gratitude for the laughter and happiness Perry brought to their lives. Meredith Salenger, who knew Perry since their teenage years, shared photos of cherished moments they spent together. Josh Brolin, Stuart Levine, and Robert King also joined in expressing their deep sadness at Perry's untimely passing.
Fans on social media flooded platforms with tributes, acknowledging Perry's impact as an actor and his iconic portrayal of Chandler Bing on the hit series "Friends." The news of Perry's passing shocked and saddened fans around the world, with many sharing personal anecdotes and expressing their profound loss.
Law enforcement sources reported that Perry was found unresponsive at his Los Angeles home after a cardiac arrest. Although he was discovered in a jacuzzi, no drugs were found, and there were no signs of foul play. Authorities are investigating his death, but there is currently no indication of any criminal activity.
Perry had been open about his struggles with substance abuse and had sought help through multiple rehab stints. Despite his battles, he was celebrated for his talent and comedic performances, particularly on "Friends." Perry's memoir, in which he detailed his addiction battles, shed light on the extent of his pain and perseverance.
The passing of Matthew Perry has left a void in the entertainment industry and in the hearts of his friends, co-stars, and fans. His legacy as a talented actor and his contributions to comedy will continue to be cherished, and he will be deeply missed.