Tributes pour in following the death of Friends star Matthew Perry

The 54-year-old actor who was known for his portrayal of Chandler Bing on the hit sitcom "Friends" has passed away.

A commander of the LAPD informed CBS Los Angeles that Perry died at a residence in the Pacific Palisades area on Saturday.

After hearing of his death, social media was filled with tributes.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who went to school in elementary school with Perry, expressed his passing as shocking and sad.

Trudeau penned down the memories of their school games, saying, I know people around the world will never forget how much they were enjoying it.

Matthew, thank you for the laughs. You were loved and will be missed.

On Saturday night, Maggie Wheeler, the actress who portrayed Janice on "Friends," wrote on Instagram: "It's been a great loss." The world will long for you...