EntertainmentMatt LeBlanc bids farewell to Matthew Perry: "You're finally free"

Matt LeBlanc bids farewell to Matthew Perry: "You're finally free"

Matt LeBlanc said goodbye to Matthew Perry in a touching post.
Matt LeBlanc said goodbye to Matthew Perry in a touching post.
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11:02 AM EST, November 15, 2023

Matthew Perry has received a posthumous tribute from his "Friends" co-star, Matt LeBlanc, who commemorated Perry with a heartfelt message and a series of shared photos.

Sympathy and condolences continue to pour in following the death of Matthew Perry, renowned for playing Chandler in the series "Friends." Perry passed away on October 28 at the age of 54; his body was discovered in the hot tub of his Los Angeles home.

Less than a week later, the funeral was organized, with Perry receiving tributes from friends among the cast. The ceremony was conducted at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Los Angeles, located very close to Warner Bros studio where their iconic series was filmed.

Matt LeBlanc Bids an Emotional Farewell to Matthew Perry

On Tuesday, Matt LeBlanc, who played Joey on the show, posted a touching tribute on Instagram. He used heartfelt language to say goodbye to his friend, emphasizing how much he values their relationship. Leblanc reaffirmed that he will never forget Matthew. His message concludes with a humorous reference to a borrowed $20 bill, which fans will recognize from the show. LeBlanc also shared a series of photos from their time together.

Matthew, I bid you goodbye with a heavy heart. The times we spent together are among the most cherished of my life. It was a privilege to share the stage with you and to call you my friend. Your memory will always evoke a smile, and I will never forget you. Never. Spread your wings and fly, brother; you are finally free. I wish you nothing but love. And I suppose you'll get to keep that $20 you owe me, LeBlanc shared on Instagram.

Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry
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Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry
Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry© Getty Images
Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry
Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry© Getty Images
Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry
Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry© Getty Images
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