David Schwimmer
David Schwimmer
Celebrated Name: David Schwimmer
Real Name/Full Name: David Lawrence shwimmer
Gender: Male
Age: 57 years old
Birth Date: November 2  1966
Birth Place: Queens, New york
Nationality: American
Height: 1.85m
 Weight: 81kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Zoe Buckman (m. 2010)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Cleo Buckman Shwimmer)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N\A
Is David Schwimmer Gay?: No
Profession: Actor, producer, Activist
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $100 million
Last Updated: April 2024

David Lawrence Schwimmer is an American actor and director who rose to fame by playing Ross Geller in the comedy series “Friends”. He began acting in high school and after graduating from college, he co-founded the Looking glass theater company. His directing duet came in 2007 when he directed with the comedy Run Fatboy Run.

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Early Life & Biography

David Schwimmer was born to Arthur and Arlene Coleman in Queens, New york. His Family is Jewish. He has an older sister named Ellie. At the age of ten years his family moved to Los Angeles where young Schwimmer had his first experiences in acting. His parents were attorneys, his mother being a very successful divorce lawyer. His family later moved to Beverly Hills where Schwimmer started attending Beverly Hills high school.

Schwimmers best subject in school were science and math and thought he would become a Doctor. He enrolled in a drama class and was encouraged by his school drama teacher to further his acting. He would later fly to Chicago for a summer acting program at Northwestern University.

Schwimmer graduated from Beverly Hills high school and wanted to go straight into acting, but his parents insisted he goes to college. He would later attended Northwestern University where he graduated with a bachelor of arts in theater and speech in 1988. He then returned to Los Angeles to pursue his acting career.

Personal Life

In 2007 Schwimmer began a relationship with a British artist called Zoe Buckman. Later in 2010 Schwimmer married Buckman in a small private wedding. They had a daughter Cloe  Buckman Schwimmer   in 2011.The couple announced In 2017 that they were” taking some time apart”. Schwimmer is a director of the rape treatment center in Santa Monica. The center helps victims of date rape and child rape. He also campaigned for the legislation to ban drugs such as Rohphol and GHB.

In June 2006, Mr. Schwimmer won a US $400,000 defamation lawsuit against Aaron Tonken, a former charity fundraiser. Tonken had alleged that Mr. Schwimmer had demanded Rolex watches so as to attend his own charity event, allegations Schwimmer had denied. ”I feel vindicated by the judgment” Schwimmer later said in a statement after then judgment.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 2 November 1966, David Schwimmer is 57 years old as of today’s date 15th April 2024. His height is 1.59 m tall, and his weight is 59 kg.


David Schwimmer started off In Hollywood California, he had a supporting role I the movie ”a deadly silence” in 1989.He later followed it up with roles on the legal drama” L.A law” in 1992.He made his feature film debut in 1991 movie “flight of the intruder”. He landed his first regular series role in the sitcom “Moty”.

In 1994 Schwimmer was cast as Dr.Ross Geller in the hit sitcom “friends”, a series about a group of friends that lived In Manhattan. Schwimmer had earlier turned down the role but accepted later. The show debuted on September 22, 1994, and was watched by 22 million Americans.

He would in 1996 star in his first leading film role in the comedy film “the pallbearer” He had acting roles in other films. In 1998 he had a role in the romantic comedy “Kissing a fool”. Schwimmer later voiced “Melman” the giraffe in the computer animated “Madagascar film franchise”.

Awards & Achievements

David Schwimmer was nominated in various categories in different awards during his acting career. In 1996 he won the outstanding performance in a comedy series, for his role as Dr. Ross Geller in “friends. Other awards include

  • 2002, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 1995, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2001, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 1998, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 1999, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 1995, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Winner
  • 2016, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Limited Series Or A Movie: Nominee

Net Worth & Salary of David Schwimmer in 2024

David Schwimmer Net Worth
David Schwimmer Net Worth

As of April 2024, David schwimmer is worth around $100 million. He had his breakthrough in the popular sitcom friends which was a huge success. The David Schwimmer was cast as one of the leads in the sitcom “Friends”, a show that was widely successful worldwide. Since “Friends” completed its run in 2004, David is said to have an estimated earnings of $750,000. He is also receives royalties from “friends”, he has directed several movies and have also earned from it.

David said that he wants to use his fame I influencing good change the kind of change he wants to see in the world. He has been a child rape activist and is very vocal in the usage of drugs. He has also worked on a series of short films which depict harassment in the workplace.


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