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Matthew Perry: Going Away To ‘Focus On Sobriety’

By Alexis Tereszcuk
Radar Staff Reporter

Matthew Perry jokes his way into treatment.

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The Friends star, who has struggled with substance abuse, is making plans to go away to “focus on my sobriety.”

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Channeling Chandler Bing, his popular character on the hit TV show, the actor released a statement explaining his situation. “I’m making plans to go away for a month to focus on my sobriety and to continue my life in recovery. Please enjoy making fun of me on the world wide web.”

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Perry has apparently not relapsed but planned the trip “as a proactive measure.” He has been in rehab twice previously for a prescription pill addiction, once in 1997 and again in 2001.

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