David Schwimmer
David Schwimmer

David is a renowned American actor best known for portraying ‘Ross Geller’ in the famous American sitcom ‘Friends.’ He is a 1995 Emmy Award nominee for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.

Quick Biography

David Schwimmer, whose birth name is David Lawrence Schwimmer was born on the 2nd of November 1996 in Flushing, Queens, New York, the United States. He was born to his parents Arthur Schwimmer, his father, and Arlene Coleman-Schwimmer, his mother. He has one sibling named Ellie Schwimmer. He did his high school at Beverly Hills High School

Schwimmer started acting together with his friends, where his first leading film role was in The Pallbearer (1996), then in Kissing a Fool, Six Days, Seven Nights, Apt Pupil (all 1998), and Picking Up the Pieces (2000). Additionally, he appeared in the miniseries Band of Brothers (2001) as Herbert Sobel, among many other films.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: David Lawrence Schwimmer
Age: 53 years old
Birth Date: 2 November 1966
Birth Place: Flushing, Queens, New York, USA
Nationality: American
Religion: N/A
Parents: Arthur Schwimmer and Arlene Coleman-Schwimmer
Spouse: Zoe Buckman
Children: Cleo Buckman Schwimmer
Height: 6 feet 1 inch (1.85m)
Weight: 89 Kg
Profession: Actor
Net Worth: $100 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

53 years old, David features a height of 6 feet 1 inch while, on the other hand, he has a weight of 89 Kg. Additionally, David features a dark brown hair color as well as light brown eye color.

Education, School/College University

Among great moments that David experienced is the acting workshop by famous actor Ian McKellen. He was amazed by what it takes to be an art performer.

Additionally, David won two top prizes while participating in the ‘South California Shakespeare Festival.’ He did his high school at Beverly Hills High School

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

David Schwimmer, whose birth name is David Lawrence Schwimmer was born on the 2nd of November 1996 in Flushing, Queens, New York, the United States. He was born to his parents Arthur Schwimmer, his father, and Arlene Coleman-Schwimmer, his mother. He has one sibling named Ellie Schwimmer. He has an American nationality as well as Ashkenazi Jewish ethnicity

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

David Schwimmer With Wife Zoe Buckman
David Schwimmer With Wife Zoe Buckman

It is rumored that David had an affair with Patrice Jennings. An actress. Additionally, he dated Brandi Glanville, a TV personality, as well as a former model. Further, in 1994, David dated Sarah Trimble, a clerk for a federal judge in New Orleans, where he would jet out to see her when shooting with his friends.

Additionally, in 1996, David dated Natalie Imbruglia, an Australian-British model, and singer. However, the long-distance made the relationship not work. In 2003, David met Carla Alapont and went out together for some time. Later he dated Tina Barrett a London based dancer and singer

In 2005, David dated actress Minnie Driver and then got engaged to Zoe Buckman in 2010 and married in June. Together they had a daughter named Cleo Buckman Schwimmer. However, they separated in 2007.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 03 January 2010
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is David Schwimmer Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Zoe Buckman
Kids: Cleo Buckman Schwimmer

Professional Life and Career

David started by auditioning in the late 1980s where he luckily got the role in the series ‘A Deadly Silence,’ in addition to films such as ‘Flight of the Intruder’ and ‘Crossing the Bridge.’ He also starred in the series ‘L.A. Law’ as well as ‘NYPD Blue.’

One of his significant appearances was in 1994 in the series ‘Monty,’ playing a role as ‘Greg Richardson’ in 14 episodes. This made him noticed by Hollywood agents and producers.

David broke through by starring as ‘Dr. Ross Geller’ in the sitcom ‘Friends.’ David played a hopeless romantic, working as a paleontologist at a local museum. While the show earned a loyal fan base with increased positive reviews, this brought David to the limelight. Additionally, he ended up directing ten episodes scattered throughout the series.

David later appeared in the film ‘The Pallbearer’ in 1996, which flopped. But his role in the film ‘Kissing a Fool in the year 1998 in addition to being an executive producer was a breakthrough. His later work for the film ‘Duane Hopwood,’ in 2005 received mixed reactions but received accolades for acting like an alcoholic.

David in 2007 turned to be a full-time director with the film ‘Run Fatboy Run,’ a British comedy starring Simon Pegg in the leading role. He later appeared in the film ‘Nothing but the Truth,’ in 2008, but then returned to directing in 2010 with the film ‘Trust.’

David has also made appearances in the TV series ‘Entourage’ and ‘30 Rock.’ Later, David directed the British series ‘Little Britain USA’ in 2008 while in 2011, he appeared in the series ‘Web Therapy,’ which starred his ‘Friends’ co-star Lisa Kudrow, who also co-created the series. In 2016 David played ‘Robert Kardashian’ in the series ‘American Crime Story: The People v O.J. Simpson.’ Similarly, he appeared in the series ‘Feed the Beast.’ Furthermore has done a voice-over of ‘Melman’ in the animated film series ‘Madagascar.’

Awards & Nominations

At the Golden Satellite Award in 2001, David scooped the Best Performance Award by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television for Band of Brothers. Further, David is a winner of the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for Friends (1994) at Screen Actors Guild Awards.

David Schwimmer’s Net Worth, Income & Salary in 2020

David Schwimmer Net Worth
David Schwimmer Net Worth

While David earns a decent amount of salary, his net worth is about $100 million as of February 2020.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

A rumor of David that exists is that of dating ‘Friends’ castmate, Jennifer Aniston.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

David Schwimmer Facebook page has around 459.9k fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 595k followers. On David Schwimmer Instagram account, he has around 4m followers, while on YouTube, David Schwimmer has no subscribers.

While David’s personal life goes hay way, his career life is still intact. He continues to be a legend in the film industry with significant works along with his life. He continues to star in more films and is an inspiration to many actors.

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