Nov. 2nd, 1966
Flushing, New York
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David Lawrence Schwimmer is an American actor, director, producer and comedian.
- He was awarded the 1991 Joseph Jefferson Award Citation for Director of a Play for "The Jungle" at the Lookingglass Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
- David once said in an interview, he would like to become a public school teacher after Friends ended.
- (April 2000) Called up a London talk show to deny false claims that cast members of _"Friends" (1994)_ (qv) were demanding $1,000,000 each per episode.
- Turned down 'Ben Affleck' (qv)'s role in _Chasing Amy (1997)_ (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.
- Has worked extensively on the stage both as actor and director
- Along with best friend & fellow actor 'Joey Slotnick' (qv), he helped found the Looking Glass Theater Company, based in Chicago, Illinois.
- Joy Gregory and he were nominated for a 2003 Joseph Jefferson Award for New Adaptation for "Race: How Blacks and Whites Think and Feel About" at the Lookingglass Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.