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David Schwimmer

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. David Lawrence Schwimmer (born November 2, 1966) is an American actor and director of television and film. He was born in New York, and his family moved to Los Angeles when he was two. He began his acting career performing in school plays at Beverly Hills High School. In 1988, he graduated from Northwestern University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in theater and speech. After graduation, Schwimmer co-founded the Lookingglass Theatre Company. For much of the late-1980s, he lived in Los Angeles as a struggling, unemployed actor. He appeared in the television movie A Deadly Silence in 1989. He then appeared in a number of television roles, including L.A. Law, The Wonder Years, NYPD Blue, and Monty in the early 1990s. Schwimmer later gained worldwide recognition for playing Ross Geller in the situation comedy Friends. Aside from appearing in television, he starred in his first leading role in The Pallbearer (1996), which was followed by roles in Kissing a Fool (1998), Six Days Seven Nights (1998), Apt Pupil, and Picking Up the Pieces (2000). He was then cast in the miniseries Band of Brothers (2001) as Herbert Sobel. Following the series finale of Friends in 2004, Schwimmer was cast as the titular character in the 2005 drama Duane Hopwood. Other film roles include the computer animated film Madagascar (2005), the dark comedy Big Nothing (2006), the thriller Nothing But the Truth (2008), and Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008). Schwimmer made his London stage debut in the leading role in Some Girl(s) in 2005. In 2006, he made his Broadway debut in The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial. Schwimmer made his feature film directorial debut with the 2007 comedy Run Fatboy Run. The following year he made his Off-Broadway directorial debut in the 2008 production Fault Lines. Description above from the Wikipedia article David Schwimmer, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Nov 2, 1966 In Astoria, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Los años maravillosos 1988-01-31
Latest Project:
Series Feed the Beast 2016-06-05
Known For
Poster of Hotel
Poster of Verano de corrupción
Poster of Friends
Poster of Los años maravillosos
Series Feed the Beast Tommy Moran 2016-06-05
Series American Crime Story Robert Kardashian 2016-02-02
Pelicula Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows Himself 2016-02-21
Pelicula Madagascar: La pocima del amor Melman (voice) 2013-01-29
Pelicula Madagascar 3: De marcha por Europa Melman (voice) 2012-06-06
Pelicula The Iceman (El hombre de hielo) Josh Rosenthal 2012-09-01
Series Merry Madagascar Melman (voice) 2009-11-17
Pelicula Feliz Madagascar Melman 2009-11-16
Pelicula Madagascar 2 Melman (voice) 2008-10-30
Pelicula Nada más que la verdad Ray Armstrong 2008-12-19
Series Rockefeller Plaza Unknown 2006-10-11
Pelicula La gran nada Charlie 2006-12-01
Pelicula Madagascar Melman 2005-05-25
Pelicula Duane Hopwood Duane Hopwood 2005-11-11
Pelicula Rebelión en Polonia (Sublevación en el Gueto) Icchak 'Antek' Cukierman 2001-01-01
Pelicula Hotel Jonathan Danderfine 2001-01-01
Series Hermanos de sangre Capt. Herbert Sobel 2001-09-09
Pelicula Cachitos picantes Father Leo Jerome 2000-05-26
Pelicula Destinos cruzados Chris 1999-09-11
Pelicula Bésame tonto Max Abbitt 1998-02-27
Pelicula Verano de corrupción Edward French 1998-10-23
Pelicula Desde que os fuisteis Robert S. Levitt 1998-06-06
Pelicula Seis días y siete noches Frank Martin 1998-06-12
Pelicula The Thin Pink Line Kelly Goodish / J.T. 1998-10-07
Pelicula Hasta que te encontré Kelly Goodish / J.T. 1997-05-30
Pelicula Breast Men Dr. Kevin Saunders 1997-12-13
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Pelicula Mi desconocido amigo Tom Thompson 1996-05-03
Series Las noticias de Jon Stewart Unknown 1996-07-22
Series The Single Guy Unknown 1995-09-21
Pelicula Lobo Cop 1994-06-17
Series Monty 1994-01-11
Series Friends Ross Geller 1994-09-22
Pelicula Twenty Bucks Neil Campbell 1993-10-21
Pelicula Crossing The Bridge John Anderson 1992-09-11
Pelicula El vuelo del Intruder Duty Officer 1991-01-18
Series Los años maravillosos Unknown 1988-01-31