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Full NameJohn Bennett Perry
First NameJohn
Middle NameBennett
Last NamePerry
ProfessionCelebrity Father
Birth CityWilliamstown, Massachusetts
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameAlton Perry
Mother NameMaria Schaefer Perry
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual Orientationstraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseDebbie Boyle
No Of Children2
Height188 cm
Networth$5 M
Date of Birth4,1941
Married Date1981

John Bennett Perry is the father of Matthew Perry. Professionally, John serves as an actor, singer, and a former model.

Originally, he belonged to Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is White

Matthew, his son, also followed in his father’s footsteps and is actively engaged in the entertainment field as an actor, executive producer, and comedian.

Did John marry twice?

John is married twice, it’s true. The first one was back in the year 1968. The lady’s name was Suzanne Perry

However, their relationship couldn’t last for a long period of time. They parted their ways in the year 1970

Later in 1981, John took the ritual vows with a lady named Debbie Boyle. Debbie is a woman who was a 2012 Republic candidate for district 81 of the Illinois House of Representatives

John and ex-wife Suzanne are the parents of a popular son

John Bennett Perry with his son Matthew Perry.
John Bennett Perry with his son Matthew Perry. Source: Pinterest

While together, John and Suzanne became parents to a son who had become a recognized actor. 

His name is Matthew who is a popular Canadian-American actor. Matthew is recognized for the role he portrayed as a Chandler Bing in NBC sitcom Friends

Well, this show aired from 1994 to 2004

Many of you might not be aware, but after getting famous from the sitcom Matthew and the other the main casts were earning $1 million per episode in 2002.

How many ladies had John dated before the wedding?

While young, John was a handsome model with a great height of 1.88 meters. No doubt, the man has dated numerous ladies before he weds. 

Some of the names of the women he was involved with were Brynn Thayer, Jennifer Warren, Caitlin O’Heaney, Connie Sellecca, Suzanne Warren, and many more. 

Despite the fact that he reached his eighties, he still maintains his attractiveness.

Was Matthew a divorced man?

John Bennett Perry son Matthew Perry.
John Bennett Perry son Matthew Perry. Source: Instagram

He wasn’t a divorced man but had recently parted ways with fiancée Molly Hurwitz

Matthew stated that sometimes the things you think don’t work out, and this split up is one of them. 

Furthermore, he wished Molly the best for her upcoming future. 

Moreover, Matthew and Molly started dating in 2018 and officially got engaged in November 2020

He confronted that he had dated the greatest woman on the face of the planet; he denotes Molly Hurwitz here. 

Interesting Facts to Know about Matthew Perry

Many of you might not know, but Matthew had lost a part of his middle finger during his time at preschool. 

His late grandfather shut the door of the car accident on his hand. Moreover, the actor’s mom Suzanne professionally served as a Canadian journalist and was a former press secretary to Pierre Trudeau, Canadian Prime Minister

Also, at a young age, Matthew became interested in tennis. Nevertheless, he also was a top-ranked junior player then. 

He also confessed that he tried his best to play actively in the States, but his talent didn’t reach up to that level. 

In 2013, the actor also achieved a Champion of Recovery award from the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy

Net worth

Being into this entertainment industry, John has earned respect and wealth. John Bennett Perry has a total estimate of $5 million as of 2021. 

Other than that, his son Matthew has worth around $80 million.

Net worth$5 million
Income sourceModel, Actor, and a Singer


  1. Born on January 4, 1941, John Bennett Perry is 80 years of age.

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Updated On Wed May 04 2022 Published On Sun Dec 12 2021 By shaumya

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