I know all of you must have seen the famous series FRIENDS. Even those who haven’t seen it must be knowing about it. Also, what could have been a better time to discuss it, when the FRIENDS Reunion has just been released. Today we would be talking about the man who played one of the most famous characters from the show, Ross Geller. David Schwimmer, who plays the character, is a renowned actor and comedian.
Well, how well do you know about David Schwimmer? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about David Schwimmer’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about David Schwimmer to date.
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Biography and Early Life
On the 2nd of November in 1966, David was born in the city of Flushing, Queens, New York. His parents are Arthur Schwimmer (father) and Arlene Coleman Schwimmer (mother). He also has an elder sister named Ellie Schwimmer. David was very passionate about acting from the very beginning, and he participated in many plays and workshops.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is David Schwimmer in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, David Schwimmer’s age is 54 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 2 November 1966. Though, he is 6′1″ in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 189 lbs in Pound and 86 kg in Kilograms.
David went to Beverly High Schools for his education after his family had moved to Beverly Hills. After that, he straightaway wanted to be an actor but went to Northwestern University to study theatre and speech after his parents insisted. He participated in many plays and was part of acting groups.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
David was in a relationship with Natalie Imbruglia, but later, things didn’t go well, and they decided to break up. After that, he started dating British artist Zoe Buckman. They got married in 2010 and also have a daughter together. In 2017, they divorced after they wanted to take some time off from each other. David also admitted having a real-life crush on Jennifer Aniston during the Friends shoot, and Jennifer also accepted the same. David is also director of the Rape Treatment Centre in Santa Monica. He has also advocated and supported campaigns against drugs, child abuse, and violence.
Is David Schwimmer Gay?
No, as per all the sources searched for this article, nothing is conforming to that. He has been married, though divorced now, and also is a father of a daughter. So, his sexual orientation should be considered Straight only.
David came to Los Angeles in search of work in movies. Some of his initial roles included the Television film Deadly Silence and some other series. He made his feature debut in ‘Flight of the Intruder’. He got the breakthrough of his career when he was cast as the character ‘Ross Geller’ in the famous show FRIENDS. He played one of the main characters and also one of the most loved ones, named Ross Geller.
His romantic chemistry with Rachel Green, played by Jennifer Aniston, was very well received by the audience. Other than that series, he is also known for his role in the famous HBO miniseries ‘Band of Brothers’ produced by Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks. He also appeared in the comedy series ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ as himself. Other than a few episodes of the series Friends, he has also directed some other movies. Some of his recent projects include a British sitcom ‘Intelligence’.
David has not won any major award himself, but his character Ross has won quite many awards. It was voted as the ‘Best Friends character’ in an international Comedy Central poll, which was held during the Friends Fest in 2016. In 2015, a play depicting his love life with Rachel Green came at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. The couple was also included in Bets TV couples of all time and Bets ‘Will They/Won’t They?’. David himself received many nominations, though, including two Emmy nominations.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of David Schwimmer in 2021
David has been a very successful actor and has earned decent money over the years through his various roles. As of 2021, His net worth is estimated at around $110 million.
David Schwimmer is a famous actor and comedian who has gained significant fame through the series Friends. But, as we saw that he has much more credible work by his side. However, he is and will always be remembered as the loved character Ross Geller. At last, we would thank him for giving us such a memorable character and series and also would wish him all the best for his future projects.
Facts of David Lawrence Schwimmer
- Gender Male
- full nameDavid Lawrence Schwimmer
- birthplaceFlushing, Queens, New York
- Date of Birth November 02, 1966
- Age 56 years 4 months
- Horoscope Scorpio
- Lucky Number 8
- Lucky Stone Garnet
- Lucky Color Purple
- Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
- net worth$110 million
- professionActor, Director, Producer, Comedian
- weightIn Kilograms – 86 Kg, In Pounds – 189 lbs
- heightIn Centimetres – 185 cm, In Feet and Inches – 6′1″
- hair colorDark Brown
- eye colorLight Brown
- high schoolBeverly High School