‘Friends’ Cast Speaks Out After Matthew Perry’s Death: ‘We Are All So Utterly Devastated’
The “Friends” cast is grieving the loss of Matthew Perry. Two days after the 54-year-old’s shocking death, his co-stars Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc and David Schwimmer have addressed their close friend’s passing for the first time. “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,” they wrote in a joint statement obtained by NBC News. “In time we will say more, as and when we are able. For now, our thoughts and our love are with Matty’s family, his friends, and everyone who loved him around the world,” the statement concluded. Perry was found dead at his Los Angeles home on Saturday, Oct. 28, a representative and law enforcement officials confirmed to NBC News.