The star of “Friends” Matthew Perry recently and so rarely appears in public, and this summer generally disappeared from sight – and only now it became clear why: the actor himself disclosed that for three months he was in the hospital and was practically bedridden.

n August, the 49-year-old actor, for whom Chandler Bing’s role in “Friends” is still the most visible, underwent surgery to eliminate gastrointestinal perforation in the medical center of Los Angeles.

Perforation of the gastrointestinal tract is a life-threatening condition. The success of operations largely depends on how early the condition was diagnosed and how serious the damage is. Fortunately, in the case of Matthew Perry, everything ended well, and for the first time in a long time (almost 6 months!), The actor broke the silence in Twitter, informing about 3 months of the hospital regime: