David schwimmer profile nedded
Date of birth : 12 November 1966
Place of birth : Astoria, New York, USA
Height : 6' 2
Born on his mother's birthday.
Graduated from Northwestern University.
Along with best friend & fellow actor Joey Slotnick, he helped found the Looking Glass Theater Company, based in Chicago, Illinois.
Before "Friends" (1994) Schwimmer competed against high-school friend Jonathan Silverman and actor Jon Cryer for a role in the TV pilot Couples (1994) (TV). Silverman won the role opposite Helen Slater, but ABC passed on the show. The producers later reconceived the show for singles and sold it to NBC as "Friends" (1994) in which Schwimmer was the first actor to be cast.
Called up a London talk show to deny false claims that cast members of _Friends (1994)_ were demanding $1,000,000 each per episode. [April 2000]
Has worked extensively on the stage both as actor and director
Is on the board of directors of the R ...more