At the age of 15, Perry moved from Ottawa to Los Angeles to chase his acting. There he attended The Buckley School located in Sherman Oaks and graduated in 1987.
Perry's debut movie was A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon; released in 1988. He then became a guest on the series Growing Pains, where he featured as Carol Seaver’s boyfriend who dies in an accident.
Matthew became popular from the hit series Friends which was produced by Martha Kaufman and David Crane. He is famous as Chandler Bing; the name came after his appearance in the friends.
Through that movie, Perry nominated for Emmy awards in 2002 for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series along with Matt LeBlanc.
Further about his interest, Matthew is a fan of video game series, Fallout. He has involved in a game company known as Bethesda as a purpose of promoting the games.
Till now he has kept his personal life a secret and has disclosed from talking to the media of his life. He got a net worth $80 million and an annual salary of $150,000.
Perry married Piper Perabo; an American Actress sadly their relationship ended with divorce. Later he involved with Lizzy Caplan, who was also an American actress, they divorced after six years of marriage. As per the research until now he has over 10 girlfriends.
After his acting career, Matthew has a huge financial success with his high salary and around $80 million net worth.