Matthew Perry Reveals He Had a Crush on Jennifer Aniston

Earlier than the cameras ever began rolling on “Associates,” Matthew Perry already had a crush on Jennifer Aniston. In his new interview with Diane Sawyer for “ABC News,” Perry mentioned his memoir “Associates, Lovers and the Huge Horrible Factor,” and opened up concerning the time he requested Aniston out on a date. In line with the actor, he met his future costar earlier than they had been each forged in “Associates,” however when he requested her out, she stated no, suggesting they be mates as an alternative.

Regardless of Aniston turning him down, Perry revealed he nonetheless had a crush on her when the present started filming — in addition to on Lisa Kudrow and Courteney Cox. This revelation prompted Sawyer to name the star a “serial crusher.” Perry replied, “Effectively, how are you going to not have a crush on Jenny? And Courteney [Cox]? And Lisa [Kudrow]? So I made it type of tough to go to work, as a result of I needed to faux that I did not have these crushes.”

In his memoir, the 53-year-old wrote about questioning how lengthy was too lengthy to stare at Aniston throughout a take. “I used to be like, ‘Is three seconds too lengthy?'” he stated to Sawyer. “After which I write within the gratitude half about her letting me try this.”

Whereas his memoir focuses on heavy subjects like his dependancy and winding highway to sobriety, Perry can be open about his romantic relationships. Along with revealing his crushes on his feminine “Associates” costars, he additionally opened up about briefly relationship Julia Roberts and convincing her to make a cameo look on the hit NBC sitcom.

Per an excerpt from his memoir shared by Entertainment Weekly, Perry in the end broke up with Roberts as a result of he was afraid she was going to interrupt up with him. “Courting Julia Roberts had been an excessive amount of for me,” he wrote. “I had been continuously sure that she was going to interrupt up with me. Why would she not? I used to be not sufficient; I may by no means be sufficient; I used to be damaged, bent, unlovable. So as an alternative of going through the inevitable agony of shedding her, I broke up with the attractive and good Julia Roberts.”

“Associates, Lovers and the Huge Horrible Factor” shall be launched on Nov. 1.

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