Matthew Perry in `The Odd Couple` revamp

IANS| Updated: Dec 17, 2013, 16:07 PM IST

Los Angeles: Actor Matthew Perry is making a comeback to the small screen. He will be seen in a revamp of movie-to-TV series classic `The Odd Couple`.

The 44-year-old will essay the role of Oscar Madison, reports

"The Odd Couple" started out as a play by US playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon, and it later went on to become a cult film featuring actors Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon in 1968.

It was also adapted as a TV comedy in 1970 with Jack Klugman and Tony Randall in the lead roles.