What would happen if you had everything you ever dreamed of and you still werent happy? Thats the question Matthew Perry asks himself in his book Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing, an honest, moving, and funny memoir of his acting career and his battle with addiction.
Perry is known for his role as Chandler Bing on Friends, the most successful sitcom in television history. But behind the laughter and success, was a man tormented by his insecurities, his loneliness, and his dependence on alcohol and opiates. In this book, Perry humorously and candidly recounts his ups and downs, his love affairs, his relapses, and his attempts to regain control of his life.
Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing is a book that will not only fascinate Friends fans, but also anyone who has been through difficult times or who wants to know the more human side of a Hollywood star. Perry holds nothing back, offering an insightful and intimate look into his life, as well as an outstretched hand to those struggling with sobriety. This is the book you were waiting for.