Matt LeBlanc

Matt LeBlanc

Date of Birth

Birthday: July 25
Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts

Matt LeBlanc is best known for his role as the beloved Joey Tribbiani on the iconic NBC series Friends. The show aired for a decade and garnered LeBlanc accolades, including three consecutive Emmy nominations, three Golden Globe nominations and a Screen Actors Guild Award among others. He continued portraying the character in the spin-off series Joey for two more years.

Matt LeBlanc is best known for his role as the beloved Joey Tribbiani on the iconic NBC series Friends. The show aired for a decade and garnered LeBlanc accolades, including three consecutive Emmy nominations, three Golden Globe nominations and a Screen Actors Guild Award among others. He continued portraying the character in the spin-off series Joey for two more years.

Currently, LeBlanc is in production on the third season of the BBC/Showtime series Episodes. The show focuses on a British husband-and-wife comedy writing team who move to Hollywood to remake their successful British TV series for an American-based audience and without choice they must cast Matt LeBlanc who not only damages their reputation and show, but their marriage too. LeBlanc’s portrayal of himself has earned him an Emmy nomination and a Golden Globe award and nomination for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy. Additionally, the show was nominated for two Golden Globes for Best Television Series Comedy and an Emmy for writing for Best Comedy Series.

LeBlanc’s feature film credits include Charlie’s Angels, and its sequel, Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle, with Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz and Lucy Liu, directed by McG; Lost in Space, produced by Irwin Allen, and All the Queen’s Men. LeBlanc’s producing credits include Jonah Hex, the 2006 Warner Bros. pilot, The Prince, and the New Line Cinema feature The Watch.

Show more

Awards & Nominations

7 Nominations
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series - 2015
  • Nominee
  • Matt LeBlanc, as Matt LeBlanc
  • Episodes
  • Showtime
  • Showtime Presents, Hat Trick Productions, Crane Klarik Productions
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series - 2014
  • Nominee
  • Matt LeBlanc, as Matt LeBlanc
  • Episodes
  • Showtime
  • Showtime Presents, Hat Trick Productions, Crane Klarik Productions
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series - 2013
  • Nominee
  • Matt LeBlanc, as Matt LeBlanc
  • Episodes
  • Showtime
  • Showtime Presents, Hat Trick Productions, Crane Klarik Productions
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series - 2011
  • Nominee
  • Matt LeBlanc, as Matt LeBlanc
  • Episodes
  • Showtime
  • Showtime Presents, Hat Trick Productions, Crane Klarik Productions
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series - 2004
  • Nominee
  • Matt LeBlanc, as Joey Tribbiani
  • Friends
  • NBC
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series - 2003
  • Nominee
  • Matt LeBlanc, as Joey Tribbiani
  • Friends
  • NBC
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series - 2002
  • Nominee
  • Matt LeBlanc, as Joey Tribbiani
  • Friends
  • NBC
Invision/AP
Bruce Rosenblum (l) and Matt LeBlanc (r) of Episodes attend the Performers nominee reception.
Matt LeBlanc
Matt LeBlanc, Mayim Bialik, Bruce Rosenblum
Matt LeBlanc (L) and Andrea Anders arrive at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
Matt LeBlanc (L) and Andrea Anders attend the Governors Ball
Matt LeBlanc (L) and Andrea Anders at the Governors Ball during the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmys
Fill 1
Fill 1
Camera

Friends star Matt LeBlanc and series co-creator David Crane, pictured here at the Television Academy Writers Peer Group nominee reception in 2013, continue to work together on acclaimed series Episodes

Invision/AP
Camera

Matt LeBlanc and Missy McKnight arrive at the Performers Peer Group nominee reception in West Hollywood.

Bruce Rosenblum (l) and Matt LeBlanc (r) of Episodes attend the Performers nominee reception.
Camera

Bruce Rosenblum (l) and Matt LeBlanc (r) of Episodes attend the Performers nominee reception.

Invision/AP
Matt LeBlanc
Camera
Invision/AP
Matt LeBlanc, Mayim Bialik, Bruce Rosenblum
Camera
Invision/AP
Matt LeBlanc (L) and Andrea Anders arrive at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
Matt LeBlanc (L) and Andrea Anders attend the Governors Ball
Matt LeBlanc (L) and Andrea Anders at the Governors Ball during the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmys
Browser Requirements
The TelevisionAcademy.com sites look and perform best when using a modern browser.

We suggest you use the latest version of any of these browsers:

Chrome
Firefox
Safari


Visiting the site with Internet Explorer or other browsers may not provide the best viewing experience.

Close Window