Who is Emily Morrison? Half-Sister Of Matthew Perry

by Mela Mon Oct 30 2023 Updated On Tue Oct 31 2023
Who is Emily Morrison? Half-Sister Of Matthew Perry

Emily Morrison is the half-sibling of Matthew Perry, who was a famous American actor. Her parents are Keith Morrison, a journalist, and Suzanne Perry.

She has three siblings: Caitlin, Willy, and Madeleine. She has two half-siblings, Michael and Matthew.

Emily Morrison with her father.
Emily Morrison with her father. Source: Twitter

Brother Matthew Died At 54

Matthew was well known for his role as Chandler Bing on the TV show Friends.

He has passed away. He was found unresponsive at a home in Los Angeles, and it seems like he drowned. 

Emergency responders were called for a possible cardiac arrest. He was found in a jacuzzi, and there were no drugs found in his body.

Matthew had a successful acting career beyond Friends with roles in various TV shows and movies. 

He also struggled with addiction to drugs and alcohol, including painkillers. He opened up about these challenges in a memoir he released last year. 

Although he seemed to be doing better recently, there were concerns about his health and well-being in the past, especially during the promotion of the Friends reunion show.

He faced some serious health issues and had to undergo surgery due to a gastrointestinal problem. 

Matthew was 54 years old, and he had been briefly engaged to Molly Hurwitz a couple of years ago, but the engagement ended after six months. 

He never married, and he was also linked to Lizzy Caplan. 

Emily Morrison with her brother, Matthew Perry.
Emily Morrison with her brother, Matthew Perry. Source: Pinterest


Emily was born in 1985, and her current age is 38.

Net Worth

As an actor, her brother Matthew's net worth is about $126 million.

Matthew's Family 

Matthew's mother is Suzanne Perry. She worked in communication and used to be the press secretary for Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau

Suzzane married John Bennett Perry, and they had Matthew together. Later, his parents separated.

His father, John Bennett, had a successful acting career. After separating from Matthew’s father, Suzanne married Keith Morrison. 

Matthew went to school with the current Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau.

Justin shared a tribute to Matthew after his passing. 

Keith has worked for the NBC crime program. Matthew had a close relationship.

Matthew's Heart Stopped For A Five Minutes

In 2019, Matthew had a health scare where he had a procedure on his colon, and his heart stopped for five minutes.

He also talked about his dreams and said he was excited about being in a movie with Meryl Streep called Don't Look Up and the Friends reunion

He talked about his childhood growing up in Ottawa, Canada, and attending school with Justin Trudeau, the Prime Minister of Canada.

And he firmly denied a rumor that he had fought with Justin in school. 

Matthew On His Struggle With Drug Addiction 

Matthew talked about his brutal battle with addiction. He had problems with drugs and alcohol for a long time, and he tried to keep it a secret from everyone. 

He spoke openly about his journey to recovery, which involved going to Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), therapy, rehab, and sober living homes. 

He has had many surgeries and spent a long time in the hospital because of a near-fatal emergency. 

He was addicted to drugs when he was filming the show Friends

He said that he doesn’t remember three seasons of shooting Friends because of his addiction. 

Despite all these difficulties, he was in recovery, and he felt more robust every day. 

He believed addiction can affect anyone, and he wanted to help those going through it. 

He had been to many AA meetings, and he wanted people to know there was hope and support out there. 

He also talked about how addiction can be a way to cope with other problems and that it can impact anyone’s life. 

He wished he never started taking prescription drugs because he thinks they harmed the last 30 years of his life. 

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