Tributes have begun pouring in after Friends star Matthew Perry passed away suddenly at the age of 54.
The legendary actor and comedian, who was best known for his role as Chandler Bing in the NBC sitcom Friends, died in “accidental drowning” at his home on Saturday.
According to the preliminary reports, Perry drowned in his jacuzzi and was found by first responders following reports of a heart attack.
Now, celebrities like Olivia Munn and Rumer Willis are leading tributes to the funnyman and remembering his work.
“He struggled so much with addiction and was brave enough to be open and honest about it. I’m so sorry to his family and friends who are getting this news today. Nothing short of heartbreaking. Rest in love, Matthew Perry,” X-Men: Apocalypse star Olivia Munn wrote.
“So sad to hear about Matthew Perry passing,” The House Bunny star Rumer Willis added.
“His physical comedy and that movie still makes me laugh so much. I know he had many challenges in his life and brought a lot of joy to people with his comedy. I hope he can rest peacefully.”
Willis also recalled meeting the “kind and funny and sweet” actor back on the set of her father Bruce Willis’ movie The Whole Nine Yards as a child.
Reacting to the saddening news were also thousands of Chandler Bing fans who flocked to social media to share their tributes.
“Matthew Perry gave the world one of the best comedic performances and comfort characters in television, he was not a character but I hope he knows he made an impact on a lot of people,” one mourner wrote.
“Friends was a huge part of my life and how I live day by day and Chandler taught me many lessons in life! This news is so hard to take! RIP Matthew Perry RIP Chandler Bing!” another penned.
Our thoughts remain with Matthew’s loved ones during this challenging time.