David Schwimmer Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 21 Nov, 2019
Facts of David Schwimmer
Date of Birth: 1966 , November-2
Age: 54 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name David Schwimmer
Birth Name David Lawrence Schwimmer
Father Arthur Schwimmer
Mother Arlene Coleman-Schwimmer
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Flushing, New York City, New York
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $85 million
Eye Color Brunette
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG 86 KG
Married Yes
Married to Zoe Buckman (m. 2010)
Children Cleo Buckman Schwimmer
Education Northwestern University
Movies Madagascar 2005
TV Show Friends 1994 2004
Siblings Ellie Schwimmer
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Born and raised in Flushing, Queens, David Schwimmer kick-started his acting journey in 1988 performing in school plays at Beverly Hills High School and the actor made his big break and his tremendous fame is predominantly for his significant role as Ross Gellar on popular NBC sitcom Friends. He is also credited for his role in many successful movies like Big Nothing, Nothing But the Truth, and many others. 

Early Life, Bio, And Education Of David Schwimmer 

David Schwimmer popularly known as David Schwimmer is a popular American actor who was born on November 2, 1966. Occupationally Schwimmer is working as a producer, director additionally. He is active within the film industry from the past 1989 until the present context. He is also remembered by his fans because of his comedy. Schwimmer was born in Flushing, Queens, New York of United States. He moved with his family at the age of 2 in Los Angeles. 

David was highly supported by his older sister Elle. He with his father Arthur and mother Arlene Coleman Schwimmer was taking good care of their children. His mother is also his source of inspiration who herself was a divorce lawyer. 

David Schwimmer's Professional Career 

David Schwimmer started acting at the age of 10. He was cast in Cinderella in the Jewish version as a Fairy Godmother. He also joined the shake sphere’s workshop that was provided by the English actor where he could learn and improve his acting skills.

Schwimmer additionally joined the drama classes for further progress. He played the supporting role in A Deadly Silence that was an ABC TV movie. Flight of the Intruder was a movie from where he debuted in the year 1991. His role from 1999-2004 in one of the most hit TV series Friends earned him huge fame where he played the role along with Jennifer Aniston and Lisa Kudrow

David Schwimmer's Net Worth, Earnings, Salary 

David Schwimmer has from his versatility in various fields collected a considerable amount of net worth which as per celebrity net worth is around $85 million, in 2019.  

In the year 1995 and 1996, the actor was paid around $22.5 K and $75 K respectively per episode of Friends. And in 2002, he received around $24 million from the TV series. 

Schwimmer won $400 K from a defamation lawsuit against Aaron Tonken, a former charity fundraiser in June 2006. 

David Schwimmer's Wife, Kids, And Affair

The love life of Schwimmer is very interesting. During the year 2000, the actor dated Natalie Imbruglia who was a popular Australian pop singer. Additionally, he also dated American actress Rochelle Ovitt and Mili Avital who was also an actress. In the year 2007, Schwimmer romantically involved in a relationship with Zoe Buckman and after their long affair, they finally announced in the year 2010 of March for their engagement. He married his girlfriend Buckman in the private ceremony in the same year of June.

Schwimmer and his ex-spouse welcomed their first child a daughter named Cleo Buckman Schwimmer who took birth on May 8, 2011.  Despite their long and loving relationship, it was announced by the couple that two were "taking some time apart" in April 2017. Following their separation, the actor is not dating anyone at present. 

David has been faced with the two big rumors across his professional life. One is his appearance within the soldiers on a train. And the other one is his link up with the dancer Lacey Schwimmer. He has been denying within these 2 controversies.

David is also involved in charity work. He is working within the rape treatment center and helps the victims of rape along with the girl child who is been raped. He has also worked within the campaign for drug control. He has also provided a huge contribution within the Children first which was a Scottish charity.

David Schwimmer's Age, Height, And Other Facts

  • David Schwimmer's height is 6' 1" (1.85 m).
  • His age of 2019 is 52 years. 
  • He has big brown eyes and Baritone voice. 
  • He holds American nationality and his ethnicity is White.