Must Watch Movies And TV Series By Matthew Perry

Matthew Langford Perry famous for portraying the role of Sarcasm king Chandler Bing in the American sitcom Friends is indeed a great actor and his comic timing is what fans look for.

This 52-year-old Canadian-American actor rose to fame from his character in Friends and also acted in many other shows and films that made his huge fan following.

Let us take a look at some of the movies and shows that are must-watch by the fans of Matthew Perry.

1. The Odd Couple

The Odd Couple is an American multicamera show that aired from 19th February 2015 to 30th January 2017 on CBS. The show developed by Matthew Perry, Joe Keenan, and Danny Jacobson, has Matthew Perry, Lindsay Sloane, Thomas Lennon, Wendell Pierce, and others in the lead.

It revolves around the life of two friends who decide to live with each other after their failed marriages. Initially, they do face problems with each other but slowly learn to overcome their differences. The show was quite appreciated by the fans.

2. Friends


Matthew Perry’s most famous character so far is Chandler Bing from the American sitcom Friends that ran for 10 long years from 1994 and 2004. Matthew Perry’s character Chandler Bing was the most loved from there, he got the title of sarcasm king.

Apart from Matthew Perry, Friends had Courteney Cox, David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, and Matt LeBlanc in the lead roles. Even after so many years, Friends holds a special place in the heart of fans.

3. The Whole Nine Yards


The Whole Nine Yards is an American crime comedy film of 2000, directed by Jonathan Lynn. The film stars Matthew Perry, Bruce Willis, Amanda Peet, Natasha Henstridge, and Michael Clarke Duncan in the lead roles.

The film revolves around the life of a kind dentist Dr. Nicholas played by Matthew Perry who travels to Chicago to give information about the whereabouts of a former hitman Jimmy “The Tulip” Tudeski played by Bruce Willis who happens to be his neighbor, to a mob boss.

4. Go On

Go On is yet another American television sitcom, created by Scott Silveri. The show aired from 8th August 2012 to 11th April 2013 on NBC and has Matthew Perry as Ryan King.

Matthew Perry’s character Ryan King is a host of a sports talk radio who has been trying his best to move on from his wife’s death. The show has Laura Benanti, Julie White, Brett Gelman, Sarah Baker, John Cho, and others in the supporting roles in the film. Go On has 22 episodes and has only a single season.

5. Fools Rush In


Fools Rush In is an American romantic comedy film released in 1997. The film is directed by Andy Tennant and stars Matthew Perry and Salma Hayek as the lead characters. The movie revolves around the life of two people named Alex Whitman played by Matthew Perry and Isabel Fuentes played by Salma Hayek.

After both spend a night together, Isabel realizes that she is pregnant and they both, decided to live together. However, they do face some obstacles including differences in their cultural traditions.

6. Mr. Sunshine

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Another American television sitcom starring Matthew Perry is Mr. Sunshine which was co-created by Perry. The sitcom aired from 9th February 2011 to 6th April 2011. It revolves around Ben Donovan played by Matthew Perry who is the operations manager at the Sunshine Center.

Sunshine center is a second-tier arena located in San Diego where Perry’s character has to deal with unusual and unreasonable demands of his job and his boss who is quite unpredictable.

7. Studio 60 on the Sunset trip


Studio 60 on the Sunset trip is an American drama television series written and created by Aaron Sorkin. The show revolves around the production of a live comedy series and is quite similar to “Saturday Night Live”.

The series has 22 episodes and ran from 18th September 2006 to 8th June 2007. It has other stars like Bradley Whitford, Amanda Peet, Steven Weber, Nate Corddry, and Timothy Busfield.

8. The Whole Ten Yards


The Whole Ten Yards is an American crime comedy film of 2004 and is a sequel of The Whole Nine Yards film released in 2000. The film has been directed by Howard Deutch and has the same cast consisting of Matthew Perry, Bruce Willis, Natasha Henstridge, Kevin Pollak, and Amanda Peet.

This movie was quite appreciated by a particular section but it was not much as successful as its previous part.

9. The Ron Clark Story

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The Ron Clark Story is a television film starring Matthew Perry which was released in 2006. The film directed by Handa Haines, directed by revolves around the life of an idealistic and committed educator named Ron Clark who after leaving his small town, starts teaching at New York City Public School.

There, he faces troubles and difficulties facing the students but how manages everything is worth watching. The film a based on the real-life of Ron Clark.

10. Serving Sara

Another American Romantic comedy film Serving Sara has been directed by Reginald Hudlin and written by Jay Scherick and David Ronn. The film stars Matthew Perry, Elizabeth Hurley, and Bruce Campbell.

The film revolves around the life of Joe Tyler played by Matthew Perry who is a process server and given the assignment to serve his customer Sara Moore played by Elizabeth Hurley with divorce papers.

While doing his work, Sara Moore convinces Tyler to serve as her husband instead so that she can money in the divorce. The film shows how both carry out Sara’s plan.

11. Three to Tango


Directed by Damon Santostefano, Three to Tango is an American comedy film starring Matthew Perry, Dylan McDermott, Neve Campbell, and Oliver Platt.

The film written by Rodney Patrick Vaccaro and Aline Brosh MacKenna has a plot where a wealthy businessman, believing that his colleague is gay asks the person to keep an eye on his mistress. Since the man is not gay, he starts falling for the women himself.

12. The Kennedys: After Camelot


The Kennedys: After Camelot is an American television drama miniseries of the year 2017. It is based upon J. Randy Taraborrelli’s “After Camelot: A Personal History of the Kennedy Family 1968 to the Present” book of 2012.

Here, Matthew Perry plays the character of Ted Kennedy while Katie Holmes plays the character of Jacqueline Kennedy. After the assassination of her husband, President John Fitzgerald Kennedy becomes Jackie O. in life after Camelot.


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