Matthew Perry calls off engagement with Molly Hurwitz

WION Web Team
New DelhiUpdated: Jun 02, 2021, 04:49 PM IST


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Matthew Perry, 51, and 29-year-old Hurwitz began dating in 2018 and got engaged in November 2020.

Nearly a week after he appeared on the special reunion episode of 'Friends', actor Matthew Perry has announced that he has ended his engagement with fiancee Molly Hurwitz. 

Matthew Perry confirmed the news to People magazine recently. Hurwitz is a literary manager. 

"Sometimes things just don`t work out and this is one of them, I wish Molly the best," the 'Friends' star said, in a statement. Perry played Chandler Bing in the popular sitcom. 

Perry, 51, and 29-year-old Hurwitz began dating in 2018 and got engaged in November 2020."I decided to get engaged. Luckily, I happened to be dating the greatest woman on the face of the planet at this time," Perry told People magazine back at the time.
The news comes days after the premiere of the reunion special episode of the beloved sitcom `Friends`. 

Also read: 'Friends' reunion: Matthew Perry, his decades-long addiction & comeback

Matthew Perry joined Courteney Cox, David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow and Matt LeBlanc for 'Friends: The Reunion' on HBO Max. The episode aired on May 27 worldwide. 

The one where they all look back: Major revelations made during the 'Friends' reunion

It was filmed on the sitcom`s original soundstage in Burbank, California. This was the first time the core six stars shared the frame together after the show`s finale 17 years back. Read WION's review of the reunion episode here. 

`Friends` originally aired for 10 seasons on NBC from 1994 to 2004. The beloved sitcom followed the story of six friends in their 20s and 30s who live in Manhattan, New York City.