David Schwimmer

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Biography

  • Birth Name: David Lawrence Schwimmer
  • Birth Place: Queens, New York, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/02/1966, Scorpio
  • Profession: Actor; director; producer
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David Schwimmer Fast Facts:
  • Appeared in several productions at Beverly Hills High School, where one of his classmates was actor Jonathan Silverman.
  • Toyed with the idea of becoming a lawyer; his parents and sister are all attorneys.
  • Cofounded Chicago's Lookingglass Theatre Company, along with seven other Northwestern University students, in 1988.
  • Was the first actor cast in the series Friends, with the part of paleontologist Ross Geller written specifically for him.
  • Made his Broadway debut in 2006 in the World War II drama The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial.
  • David Schwimmer Relationships:
  • Mili Avital - Ex-significant Other
  • Zoe Buckman - Wife
  • Cleo Buckman Schwimmer - Daughter
  • Arthur Schwimmer - Father
  • Natalie Imbruglia - Ex-significant Other
  • Ellie Schwimmer - Sister
  • Arlene Coleman-Schwimmer - Mother
  • David Schwimmer Awards:
  • 1995 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2003 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1995 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2002 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1998 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2000 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2001 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1999 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States (1988)

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