Happy Birthday Matt LeBlanc – F.R.I.E.N.D.S star turns 56

The star behind the greatest pickup line of all time, “How You Doin’?”, celebrates his birthday today on July 25th, 2023. The sitcom icon in his late fifties turns 56 years-old today!

The role of Joey Tribbiani, portrayed by Matt LeBlanc, in the hit television series “Friends” had a profound and transformative impact on the actor’s career. Before taking on the role of the lovable and somewhat dim-witted Joey, Matt LeBlanc had been a struggling actor, appearing in minor roles in various TV shows and movies. However, everything changed when he landed the part in “Friends” in 1994.

“Friends,” a sitcom TV series created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman, instantly became a cultural phenomenon and one of the most beloved shows of all time. Central Perk’s group of six friends sail through their lives in New York City captivated audiences worldwide. Each character brought their unique charm to the show, and Joey Tribbiani, with his endearing naivety and humorous one-liners, was no exception.

As “Friends” gained popularity, so did Matt LeBlanc’s career. He became a household name and a recognizable face in the entertainment industry. LeBlanc was later seen in the 2021 Comedy/Documentary, Friends: The Reunion were all the costars along with Matt LeBlanc appeared emotional, looking back at the sitcom.

Unknown Facts about Matt LeBlanc

In “The One Where Joey Speaks French,” it becomes clear that Tribbiani is utterly clueless when it comes to the language. When Phoebe attempts to teach him, she introduces herself as “Je m’appelle Claude.” Joey tries to imitate her, but it comes out as “Je te flouppe Fli,” making the situation comical. Interestingly, Lisa Kudrow and Matt LeBlanc, who play Phoebe and Joey, are both proficient in speaking French.

Today the 56-years-old super star owns a net worth of more than $90 million dollars and had recently did a cameo on the TV series, Top Gear: A Tribute to Sabine Schmitz. The actor is father to beautiful Marina Pearl LeBlanc and was divorced to Melissa McKnight on 2006 after a 3 years marriage starting from 2003.

Happy Birthday Matt LeBlanc, we wish you a joyful 56th!

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