Archive for 'Matthew Perry'

“Friends” Star Opens Up About Substance Abuse

Beloved “Friends” actor Matthew Perry has been open in talking about his addiction issues with drugs and alcohol. While at a “Friends” reunion earlier this month, Perry admitted that he doesn’t have many memories of three years of filming the hit TV series. When asked about his least favorite episode of the series, Perry responded […]

Matthew Perry Discusses His Alcoholism

Matthew Perry has never shied away from discussing his struggles with addiction before, being quite vocal about his past with alcohol and his views on rehabilitation. Perry recently accepted an award from the nonprofit rehabilitation organization, Phoenix House. During his struggles with addiction, which coincided with his tenure on NBC’s wildly popular sitcom Friends, Perry sought treatment […]

Matthew Perry Argues About Addiction, Not Ready to Make Friends

He’s known for his lighthearted character on Friends, but Matthew Perry is not afraid to speak up about issues that matter to him. As a guest on BBC’s Newsnight this week, Perry spoke with Peter Hitchens, an anti-drugs campaigner and author. The two discussed drug addiction, drug abuse-related crimes and punishment. The discussion heated up […]