Matthew Perry stopped John Stamos from quitting showbiz: ‘I never forgot that’

John Stamos is remembering his friend Matthew Perry, who he credits as being the person who kept him in show business. On Tuesday, Stamos took to Instagram and shared a clip from an episode of ‘Friends’ when he guest starred on the sitcom as Zach, a potential man who was going to be a sperm donor for Chandler Bing and Monica Geller.

The ‘Friends’ cast, which includes Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc and David Schwimmer, issued a joint statement to People magazine on Monday, remembering their late friend and co-star. ‘We are all so utterly devastated by the loss of Matthew. We were more than just cast mates. We are a family,’ the cast said in the statement. ‘There is so much to say, but right now we’re going to take a moment to grieve and process this unfathomable loss.

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