Matthew Perry expresses ‘Cory Monteith‘s death is tragic’. The former Friends sitcom star (Chandler Bing) speaks out about how he feels sadness over Glee star Cory Monteith’s untimely death, as he is a fellow recovering addict.
Montieth had been found dead on Saturday, July 13, 2013. Perry had been touched by his sad passing over the fact that they both suffered substance abuse issues in the past. Perry is now sober, speaking to NBC News on Monday (July 15, 2013), Perry admitted he has been struggling to find any positive angle to the thirty one-year-old star’s passing, saying,
“When something like this happens, it’s so sad and tragic… it’s just sad and tragic. The upside of it, I can’t even talk about because there is no upside to this man losing his life.”