David Schwimmer

David Schwimmer

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Age
47
Birthday
Nov. 2nd, 1966
Born in
Astoria, New York, USA
Height
6' 1"

David Schwimmer's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Friends TV Show
Friends
Band of Brothers TV Show
Band of Brothers
 

Main Movie Roles

2008 - Nothing But the Truth
2008 - Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
2006 - Big Nothing
2005 - Duane Hopwood
2005 - Madagascar
2001 - Hotel
2000 - Picking Up the Pieces
1998 - Apt Pupil
1998 - Six Days Seven Nights
1998 - Kissing a Fool
1997 - Breast Men
1996 - The Pallbearer
1994 - Wolf
1991 - Flight of the Intruder
1988 - Biloxi Blues

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Greg Richardson
13
City Atty. Dana Romney
5
Josh '4B' Goldstein
4
Newell L. Miller
4
Michael
4
Himself
2
Greenzo
1
Himself
1
[Complete List]



BIOGRAPHY:

Born in New York and raised in Los Angeles, Schwimmer was encouraged by a high school instructor to attend a summer program in acting at Northwestern University. Inspired by that experience, he returned to Northwestern where he received a bachelor's degree in speech/theater. In 1988, along with seven other Northwestern graduates, he co-founded Chicago's Lookingglass Theatre Company.


TRIVIA:
  • He graduated Beverly Hills High School in 1984 and performed in stage productions there under the direction of John Ingle.
  • Was originally going to direct _Persuaders, The (2009_ with 'George Clooney' (qv) and 'Hugh Grant (I)' (qv) in the lead roles but the movie got scrapped.
  • Dated Australian singer/actress 'Natalie Imbruglia' (qv).
  • Turned down 'Will Smith (I)' (qv)'s role in _Men in Black (1997)_ (qv).
  • He is related to _"So You Think You Can Dance" (2005)_ (qv) contestants 'Benji Schwimmer' (qv), 'Lacey Schwimmer' (qv) & 'Heidi Groskreutz' (qv).
  • Both his parents, 'Arlene Coleman-Schwimmer' (qv) and Authur Schwimmer, had small parts in _Since You've Been Gone (1998) (TV)_ (qv), which he directed.
  • Born on his mother's birthday.
  • Before _"Friends" (1994)_ (qv) Schwimmer competed against high-school friend 'Jonathan Silverman (I)' (qv) and actor 'Jon Cryer' (qv) for a role in the TV pilot _Couples (1994) (TV)_ (qv). Silverman won the role opposite 'Helen Slater (I)' (qv), but ABC passed on the show. The producers later reconceived the show for singles and sold it to NBC as _"Friends" (1994)_ (qv) in which Schwimmer was the first actor to be cast.


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