Mon. May 20th, 2024

Matthew Perry laid to rest in Los Angeles – as Friends co-stars attend funeral

Matthew Perry laid to rest in Los Angeles - as Friends co-stars attend funeral
Matthew Perry laid to rest in Los Angeles – as Friends co-stars attend funeral

Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, David Schwimmer, Matt LeBlanc and Lisa Kudrow were among the mourners at Matthew Perry’s funeral, according to TMZ.

Matthew Perry has been laid to rest in Los Angeles – with all five of his Friends co-stars attending the service.

A private funeral took place at the Forest Lawn cemetery in the Hollywood Hills less than a mile away from the studios where the hit sitcom was filmed.

Jennifer AnistonCourteney Cox, David Schwimmer, Matt LeBlanc and Lisa Kudrow were among about 20 mourners, according to TMZ.

Perry‘s mother Suzanne Perry and stepfather Keith Morrison, as well as his father John Bennett Perry, also attended alongside the Friends stars, reported US media including TMZ and celebrity news website Page Six.

Forest Lawn is the burial place of celebrities such as Humphrey Bogart, Nat King Cole, Clark Gable, Michael Jackson and Elizabeth Taylor.

Perry died at the age of 54 last weekend after an apparent drowning at his LA home.

He was best known for playing wise-cracking Chandler Bing in Friends between 1994 and 2004.

In a statement, his co-stars said: “We are all so utterly devastated by the loss of Matthew. We were more than just cast mates. We are a family.

“There is so much to say, but right now we’re going to take a moment to grieve and process this unfathomable loss.”

Read more at: https://news.sky.com/story/matthew-perry-laid-to-rest-in-los-angeles-as-friends-co-stars-attend-funeral-12999986

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