Matthew Perry proves that he was in the hospital for three months due to surgery to repair a ruptured intestine.
“Friends” star Matthew Perry has revealed he has already been three months in the hospital after surgery to repair a ruptured intestine.
Last month, a spokeswoman for the actor, 49, said he underwent surgery in Los Angeles and was grateful for the attention and asks for continued privacy as he heals.”
On Friday, Perry tweeted to say that he’s still in the hospital. It was his first tweet since March.
He said:”Three months in a hospital bed. Check.”
Three months in a hospital bed. Check.
— matthew perry (@MatthewPerry) September 15, 2018
A leaky gut or gastro-intestinal perforation — can occur along any point in the wall of the gastrointestinal tract such as the stomach, the small intestine and the colon.
Symptoms include severe pain in the abdomen.
This is not the first health battle Perry has treated, that he shared in public with his fans.
He has previously been open about his struggles with alcohol and Vicodin addiction.”I couldn’t stop,” Perry told PEOPLE in 2013.
“In Phoenix House, I was very moved by the hope that I saw there, which is what this is all about. “Getting sober is really a hard thing to do.”
VIEW: @MatthewPerry speaks about ‘FRIENDS’ and his all-time favorite Chandler Bing one-liner! pic.twitter.com/lEPqAbj1JE
— Good Morning America (@GMA) March 30, 2017
Perry received the Phoenix Award in 2015.
“I am an award-winning alcoholic,” Perry told The Hollywood Reporter. “I shouldn’t get an award; Phoenix House, should get an award.”
Perry fame in the 1990s, while starring as Chandler Bing in the classic AMERICAN sitcom Friends.
In addition to Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc and David Schwimmer, Perry was one of the most recognizable faces on TV.
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Friends ended in 2004, but fans happy when all 10 of the series were brought to Netflix in January of this year.
Perry previously said that he does not wish to take part in a Friends reunion, because it would “ruin” the comedy ends.
A recent trailer for Friends a film with Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer also sent fans wild, but was later confirmed to be a hoax.
The fan-made video, published in January had more than four million views and led to more speculation about a possible reunion. But no star of the original cast has made a commitment.