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Born in New York and raised in Los Angeles, Schwimmer was encouraged by a high school instructor to attend a summer program in acting at Northwestern University. Inspired by that experience, he returned to Northwestern where he received a bachelor's degree in speech/theater. In 1988, along with seven other Northwestern graduates, he co-founded ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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 2012 John Carter
Young Thark Warrior
 2007 Run, Fatboy, Run
Man Handing Dennis a Beer During Race (uncredited)
 2005 Madagascar
Melman (voice)
 2005 Duane Hopwood
Duane Hopwood
 2000 Love & Sex
Jehovah's Witness (uncredited)
 1994 Wolf
 1993/I The Waiter
Evil Waiter
 1993 Twenty Bucks
Neil Campbell
 1992 Crossing the Bridge
John Anderson
 1991 Flight of the Intruder
Duty Officer
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(2009-2010 Season) Andy Bellin and his play, "Trust", was performed at the Lookingglass Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois with Allison Torem in the cast. Bridges Media was the multimedia designer. See more »

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5 Interviews | 7 Articles | 14 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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David Schwimmer Arquette | Snaro


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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[on being the first member of the Friends (1994) cast to receive film offers] I said to the group, "Here's the deal. I'm being advised to ask for more money, but I think - instead of that - we should all go in together... use this opportunity to talk openly about the six of us being paid the same. I don't want to come to work feeling that there's going to be any kind of resentment from anyone ... See more »



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