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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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Born:
Nov 2, 1966 In Astoria, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
36
Première apparrition :
In the series Les années coup de cœur 1988-01-31
Dernier projet:
Series Feed the Beast 2016-06-05
Connu pour
Poster of Merry Madagascar
Poster of 30 Rock
Poster of Morceaux choisis
Poster of Monty
Filmographie
Series Feed the Beast Tommy Moran 2016-06-05
Series American Crime Story Robert Kardashian 2016-02-02
Film Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows Himself 2016-02-21
Film Madagascar à la folie Melman (voice) 2013-01-29
Film Madagascar 3 : Bons Baisers d'Europe Melman (voice) 2012-06-06
Film The Iceman Josh Rosenthal 2012-09-01
Film Joyeux Noël Madagascar Melman 2009-11-16
Series Merry Madagascar Melman (voice) 2009-11-17
Film Madagascar 2 Melman (voice) 2008-10-30
Film Le prix du silence Ray Armstrong 2008-12-19
Series 30 Rock Unknown 2006-10-11
Film Big Nothing Charlie 2006-12-01
Film Duane Hopwood Duane Hopwood 2005-11-11
Film Madagascar Melman 2005-05-25
Film Hotel Jonathan Danderfine 2001-01-01
Film 1943, L'ultime révolte Icchak 'Antek' Cukierman 2001-01-01
Film Band of Brothers Capt. Herbert Sobel 2001-09-09
Series Frères d'armes Herbert M. Sobel 2001-09-09
Film Morceaux choisis Father Leo Jerome 2000-05-26
Film All the Rage Chris 1999-09-11
Film Kissing a Fool Max Abbitt 1998-02-27
Film Since You've Been Gone Robert S. Levitt 1998-06-06
Film Un Élève doué Edward French 1998-10-23
Film The Thin Pink Line Kelly Goodish / J.T. 1998-10-07
Film Six jours sept nuits Frank Martin 1998-06-12
Film Breast Men Dr. Kevin Saunders 1997-12-13
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Film The Pallbearer Tom Thompson 1996-05-03
Series The Single Guy Unknown 1995-09-21
Series Monty 1994-01-11
Series Friends Ross Geller 1994-09-22
Film Wolf Cop 1994-06-17
Film Twenty Bucks Neil Campbell 1993-10-21
Film A Deadly Silence Rob Cuccio 1989-04-16
Series Les années coup de cœur Unknown 1988-01-31