Perry's early acting passion began in school plays.

He worked as a teenage model.

Before "Friends," he dabbled in stand-up comedy.

Struggled with addiction issues in real life.

Perry excelled as a young tennis player.

Dreamed of a professional tennis career.

Landed the role of Chandler Bing with a memorable audition.

Wrote episodes for "Friends."

Concealed a finger injury from a childhood accident.

Advocated for addiction recovery.

Played tennis with former President Barack Obama.

Wrote and starred in the acclaimed play "The End of Longing."

Avid video game enthusiast and voice actor.

Opened a sober living facility, Perry House.

His father, John Bennett Perry, is also an actor.