Matthew Perrythe beloved Chandler Bing of Friendstragically passed away on October 28th.
Now, according to some rumors, Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc and David Schwimmer are in negotiations to honor him at the next Emmy Awards of January.
The Emmy commemoration
The actors are reportedly eager to share theirs “personal memories” by Matthew Perry, the actor found dead in his hot tub at the age of 54. “When it comes to Matthew’s death, emotions are still running high,” a source told exclusively DailyMail.com. Although it is still a very sensitive topic, Jen, Lisa and the rest of the cast want to publicly honor their colleague and give him the tribute he rightly deserves. “There are rumors they will do it at next year’s Emmys,” the source reiterated. Thus, while the actor will be present in the segment In Memoriam, her setmates may come on stage to commemorate her. In a unique way, just as Chandler Bing was unique. “If they can agree on a worthy tribute and obtain the blessing of his familywill come together to make that night a special moment for Matthew and all those who loved him,” the anonymous source said. The 75th Emmys are scheduled for next January 15 at the Peackcock Theater in Los Angeles (a three month delay, due to the SAG-AFTRA and WGA strikes). Over the course of his career, Perry has been nominated five times for an Emmy, including once for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for Friendsand twice for Outstanding Guest Star in a Drama Series for West Wing – All the President’s Men.
Greetings from the co-stars in Friends
In recent weeks, the memory of Matthew Perry has been entrusted several times to those who acted with him on the set of Friends. Jennifer Aniston he talked about a “deep wounda crazy wave of emotions never experienced before.” The loss of a deeply loved person, and part of his DNA. “This was a family that she chose herself and that forever changed the course of who we were and what our path would be. Matty knew that she loved making people laugh. As he himself said, if he hadn’t heard the “laughter” he would have thought he would have died. His life literally depended on it. And he managed to do just that. There made everyone laugh. And laugh out loud“, wrote the actress. David Schwimmer (Ross Geller) wanted to thank him for his creativity, talking about that comedic timing that only he could boast. But also for his heart, for hers generosity, for being family. While Lisa Kudrow (Phoebe Buffay) recalled a poker game, the first of their friendship. And then the laughs who knew how to give them those Chatter that he will never forget. “Thank you for the best ten years a person can live,” she wrote, concluding the tribute message.