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  David Schwimmer latest news
David Schwimmer suffered nightmares while filming new World War II movie Uprising because of the grim images to which he was subjected.
David actually had nightmares about some of the grim footage we had to sit through to prepare for the movie.
Schwimmer was amazed by the car he was test-driving for two weeks because it never seemed to run out of gas.
www.toppics4u.com /david-schwimmer/news.html   (1026 words)

  
  Complete David Schwimmer Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Born in Queens, N.Y., and raised in Los Angeles, Schwimmer was first exposed to acting when he enrolled in a high-school drama class on a whim.
Schwimmer, who is a writer and director as well as an actor, describes the company as having "a very physical style that uses all of the circus arts -- dance, acrobatics, movement -- as well as the classic training of the theater."
Schwimmer's stage-acting credits with Lookingglass include "West," "The Odyssey," "Of One Blood," "In the Eye of the Beholder" and "The Master and Margarita." His stage-directing credits include "The Jungle," which earned six Joseph Jefferson Awards; "The Serpent"; and "Alice in Wonderland," which was performed at the Edinburgh Festival in Scotland.
www.geocities.com /Hollywood/3142/schwimmer.htm   (335 words)

  
 David Schwimmer at Hollywood.com
Born in Queens, NY and raised by his lawyer parents in Southern California, Schwimmer got his first taste for acting at age 10 when he was cast as the fairy godmother in a Jewish version of Cinderella.
Schwimmer successfully used his hangdog looks as Ross, the heartbroken hopeless romantic of the group and his anxious delivery coupled with the somewhat nebbish manner made him a standout on the show.
Schwimmer subsequently appeared opposite Woody Allen and Sharon Stone in Alfonso Arou's straight-to-cable comedic misfire "Picking Up the Pieces"(2000), had a terrific uncredited cameo in the underrated indie "Love & Sex" (2000) and took smaller roles in the ensembles of "The Thin Pink Line" (1998), "All the Rage" (1999) and Mike Figgis' "Hotel" (2001).
www.hollywood.com /celebrity/David_Schwimmer/189185   (1712 words)

  
 News for David Schwimmer (I)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
David Schwimmer was rushed to hospital after a bar-room brawl left him needing stitches in a gashed forehead.
Friends costar David Schwimmer has denied reports that he and his fellow cast members are holding out for $1 million per episode to renew their contracts beyond the 1999-2000 season.
David Schwimmer, who plays Ross on Friends, is among the actors set to begin training exercises with the British Army today (Monday) to get them in shape for the 13-hour HBO miniseries Band of Brothers, due to begin filming on April 3, the London Sunday Times reported.
us.imdb.com /name/nm0001710/news   (10407 words)

  
 Can David Schwimmer leave Ross Geller behind? - Newsmakers - MSNBC.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Schwimmer: “No. There was definitely part of me that identified with that aspect of the character, the neurotic kind of lovable loser.
Schwimmer: “It was made clear to me that I could go back in and renegotiate for a higher salary than some of the other actors on the show.
David's already been at the helm for nine episodes of "Friends," a smattering of independent films, and rumor has it he's already signed on to direct an episode of the "Friends" spin-off "Joey" for his pal, Matt LeBlanc.
msnbc.msn.com /id/4908086   (1112 words)

  
 David Schwimmer
WHEN the producers of Friends were trolling Hollywood's talent pool for attractive twentysomething actors, David Schwimmer was already in their net.
Schwimmer made a brief foray into television in 1989, when he was cast as a murderous boyfriend in a TV movie, A Deadly Silence (1989), but this first Hollywood experience was so dreadful that Schwimmer returned to Chicago and immersed himself in Lookingglass productions and plenty of Friends-style loafing.
Miramax has faith in Schwimmer's future in Hollywood, and is wagering a seven-digit, multi-picture deal that there is more to the Friends breakout star than just a lovable hangdog expression.
members.tripod.com /~Settember/David.html   (625 words)

  
 tbs.com - Friends - David Schwimmer
Ross Geller might be a bit of a nerd, but David Schwimmer made his debut as a TV series regular in the show "Monty" opposite the ultimate in cool - Henry Winkler (a.k.a.
Schwimmer, along with seven other Northwestern University graduates, founded Chicago's Lookingglass Theatre Company--an ensemble of actors, writers, directors and designers dedicated to creating vibrant new works for the American stage.
Schwimmer says the company, which is now 20 members strong, "possesses a unique combination of talent, drawing its strength from training in the classics, acrobatics, gymnastics, dance and music." His acting and directing credits for the stage are numerous.
www.tbs.com /stories/story/0,,328,00.html   (256 words)

  
 David Schwimmer: Biography and Filmography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
David Schwimmer was born on November 12, 1966 in Queens, New York and raised in Los Angeles.
Schwimmer was first exposed acting when he enrolled in a high-school drama class on a whim.
Schwimmer's stage-acting credits with Lookingglass include "West," "The Odyssey," Of One Blood," "In the Eye of the Beholder" and "The Master and Margarita." His stage-directing credits include "The Jungle," which earned six Joseph Awards; "The Serpent"; and "Alice in Wonderland," which was performed at the Edinburgh Festival in Scotland.
www.friendsplace.com /bios/david.htm   (250 words)

  
 "Duane Hopwood" by Writer/Director Matt Mulhern, Starring David Schwimmer (independentfilm.com)
David Schwimmer stars in writer/director Matt Mulhern’s engaging and heartwarming film “Duane Hopwood,” which screened at the sixth annual Woodstock Film Festival on Friday, September 30th.
Schwimmer’s Duane is performed with a surprising sincerity and depth that has been missing from his earlier works.
Schwimmer manages to capture a man who struggles to find normalcy in a world where greeting drag queen co-workers and getting off work at noon are commonplace.
www.independentfilm.com /films/duane-hopwood-david-schwimmer.shtml   (804 words)

  
 David Schwimmer
David, who plays Ross Geller, was born in Queens, New York on November 2nd 1966.
Schwimmer was first introduced to acting when he joined a high school drama class.
In 1988, Schwimmer, along with seven other Northwestern graduates, founded Chicago's Lookingglass Theatre Company - an ensemble of actors, writers, directors and designers dedicated to creating vibrant new works for the American stage.
www.angelfire.com /tv2/friendsfrenzy/david_schwimmer.htm   (135 words)

  
 WVAH Fox 11: Friends' David Schwimmer
Born in Queens, New York and raised in Los Angeles, Schwimmer was first exposed to acting when he enrolled in a high school drama class on a whim.
Schwimmer says the company, which is now twenty members strong, "possesses a unique combination of talent, drawing its strength from training in the classics, acrobatics, gymnastics, dance and music."
In 1993, Schwimmer made his debut as a television series regular on the comedy "Monty," with Henry Winkler.
www.wvah.com /programs/friends/davidschwimmer.shtml   (307 words)

  
 David Schwimmer (I)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Born in New York and raised in Los Angeles, Schwimmer was encouraged by...
Both his parents, Arlene Coleman-Schwimmer and Authur Schwimmer, had small parts...
David Schwimmer (I) has 1 in-development credit available on IMDbPro.com.
www.imdb.com /name/nm0001710   (517 words)

  
 Rising to the Occasion
Hearing David Schwimmer speak with an Eastern European accent is something of an oddity.
In this scene, a buffed-up Schwimmer is beating a Nazi guard to a pulp.
I think people will be surprised, and maybe it will dispel the notion that 6,000,000 Jews just kind of walked meekly on to a train and to their deaths at the camps.
www.tfdixie.com /jewsweek/aande/064.htm   (1460 words)

  
 David Schwimmer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
David Schwimmer (born November 2, 1966 in Astoria, New York) is an Emmy-nominated American actor and director, who gained popularity as Ross Geller on Friends.
Schwimmer was born in Queens, New York to Arthur Schwimmer and Arlene Colman and was raised in Los Angeles, where he attended Beverly Hills High School.
Schwimmer is best known for his role as Ross Geller in the television sitcom Friends.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/David_Schwimmer   (300 words)

  
 David Schwimmer on 43 People   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Born in Queens, NY and raised by his lawyer parents in Southern California, Schwimmer got his first taste for acting at age 10 when he was cast as the fairy godmother in a Jewish version of Cinderella.
Schwimmer successfully used his hangdog looks as Ross, the heartbroken hopeless romantic of the group and his anxious delivery coupled with the somewhat nebbish manner made him a standout on the show.
Schwimmer subsequently appeared opposite Woody Allen and Sharon Stone in Alfonso Arou’s straight-to-cable comedic misfire “Picking Up the Pieces”(2000), had a terrific uncredited cameo in the underrated indie “Love & Sex” (2000) and took smaller roles in the ensembles of “The Thin Pink Line” (1998), “All the Rage” (1999) and Mike Figgis’ “Hotel” (2001).
www.43people.com /profile/view/228872   (804 words)

  
 TV.com: The New Home of TV Tome   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
More Pictures If one were to base one's judgment of David Schwimmer's talent on his low-key performance as the anxious, awkward but lovable paleontologist Ross on NBC's smash hit comedy Friends, one might never suspect that beneath the affable exterior lies a versatile, multi-talented actor and filmmaker.
David: I think Cosmo's campaign is great, and that the possession and distribution of any of these 'rape drugs' should be illegal.
David Schwimmer stars as DUANE HOPWOOD, a down-on-his-luck divorced father who works the night shift as a pit boss at Caesars Palace in Atlantic City.
www.tv.com /david-schwimmer/person/901/summary.html   (516 words)

  
 David Schwimmer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
If one were to base one's judgment of David Schwimmer's talent on his low-key performance as the anxious, awkward but lovable paleontologist Ross on NBC's smash hit comedy Friends, one might never suspect that beneath the affable exterior lies a versatile, multi-talented actor and filmmaker.
Tall, dark-haired, and lanky, Schwimmer was born in Queens, but later raised in Southern California, where he attended the famed Beverly Hills High School.
Schwimmer remains passionate about his involvement with the troupe and has starred in or directed many of their productions.
www.djangomusic.com /actor_bio.asp?pid=P211130   (471 words)

  
 David Schwimmer @ Filmbug
Born in Queens, NY, and raised in Los Angeles, Schwimmer was first exposed to acting in high school when his instructor encouraged him to attend a summer program at Northwestern University in Chicago.
Before beginning his work in television and films, some of Schwimmer's theater credits as an actor with his company were West, The Odyssey, Of One Blood, In The Eye Of The Beholder and The Master and Margarita.
Most recently, Schwimmer was seen in Ivan Reitman's Six Days, Seven Nights with Harrison Ford and Anne Heche.
www.filmbug.com /db/1842   (304 words)

  
 DAVID: leaves from the journal of a soul, by David Schwimmer
David Schwimmer was educated at Kings Hospital School in Ireland, at Broughton High School in Raleigh, North Carolina, and at Duke University.
David's high school scholastic average was over 94, and at Duke he was elected to the national freshman honor society, Phi Eta Sigma.
He had a delightful sense of humor, loved to tease family and friends, and was very fond of animals and nature, heading for the woods or the sea whenever he could.
home.earthlink.net /~georgesch/id41.html   (506 words)

  
 AbsoluteNow: David Schwimmer photos - Actor DAVID SCHWIMMER & girlfriend CARLA ALAPONT at the Museum of Television & ...
DAVID SCHWIMMER & girlfriend at the 55th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles.
Actor DAVID SCHWIMMER at the Museum of Television & Radio Gala, in Beverly Hills, honoring the producer of Friends.
Actor DAVID SCHWIMMER & girlfriend CARLA ALAPONT at the Museum of Television & Radio Gala, in Beverly Hills, honoring the producer of Friends.
www.absolutenow.com /new/david_schwimmer2.html   (382 words)

  
 Playbill News: Larry David and David Schwimmer Set for "Opening Night" in The Producers Television Spoof, March 14
Rehearsals were rough and Ben Stiller (who was originally to co-star) has been replaced with David Schwimmer, but Larry David's fictional "Opening Night" as Max Bialystock in Broadway's The Producers is set for March 14 at 10 PM.
Later on in the season, after many incidents involving David, Stiller left the production and was replaced with "Friends" star David Schwimmer.
David was, in fact, the basis for the role of George Costanza on "Seinfeld" played by actor Jason Alexander — who recently played the Bialystock role in the Los Angeles presentation of The Producers at the Pantages Theatre.
www.playbill.com /news/article/84827.html   (559 words)

  
 David Schwimmer Pictures, Biography, Filmography, News, Trailers,
Born November 12, 1966 - If one were to base one's judgment of David Schwimmer's talent on his low-key performance as the anxious, awkward but lovable paleontologist Ross on NBC's smash hit comedy Friends, one might never suspect that beneath the affable exterior lies a versatile, multi-talented actor and filmmaker.
Tall, dark-haired, and lanky, Schwimmer was born in Que...
Discuss David Schwimmer with Starpulse members in the forums...
www.starpulse.com /Actors/Schwimmer,_David   (166 words)

  
 {ACQUIRED || A David Schwimmer Fansite}
I hate to say it, but my interest in David is at an all-time low.
Of course I didn't believe at first, but David didn't think I would either so he reassured me. I didn't post it here because he specifically asked me not to.
Apparently David was briefly on American Idol tonight to dance in a 'Stayin' Alive' video to raise money for charity.
www.fan-sites.org /schwimmer   (509 words)

  
 David Schwimmer Picture, Profile, Gossip, and News at CelebrityWonder.com
Schwimmer and Jennifer Aniston are reportedly interested in bringing Friends back as a movie.
Sued Hollywood fundraiser Aaron Tonken after he made scandalous tabloid accusations that Schwimmer had refused to attend one of his charity events unless he gave him a pair of expensive Rolex watches.
Schwimmer has been forced to defend his name after gossips claimed he's the reason why FRIENDS will end next year -- Schwimmer has been appearing on TV shows this week, insisting that's not the case and that he too is open to suggestions to keep the show on the air.
www.celebritywonder.com /html/davidschwimmer.html   (592 words)

  
 David Schwimmer News
David Schwimmer, star of sitcom Friends has won a US$400,000 judgment in a defamation lawsuit against former charity fundraiser Aaron Tonken, the actor's publicist said.
Actor David Schwimmer has won a $400,000 judgment against convicted felon and onetime celebrity fundraiser Aaron Tonken, who admitted Friday that he falsely accused the former 'Friends' star of demanding Rolex...
IT seems that former Friends star Jennifer Aniston is back on top form if her appearance on the David Letterman Show is anything to go by.
www.topix.net /who/david-schwimmer   (700 words)

  
 David Schwimmer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Both Schwimmer's parents are lawyers and their son briefly entertained the idea of the more secure law or medical school route, but opted to pursue his first love and let the cards fall where they may.
A graduate of Beverly Hills High (his classmate was The Single Guy star Jonathan Silverman), Schwimmer left California for Chicago's Northwestern University where he took a degree in theatre and speech before becoming a co-founder of Chicago's Lookingglass Theatre Company.
Some guest appearances on TV shows were mixed in with his live theatre work until he hit the really big time when the pilot for Friends was bought up and the show became a huge hit.
www.tribute.ca /bio.asp?id=1216   (272 words)

  
 Playbill News: David Schwimmer to Direct LaBute's Some Girls in Los Angeles
Actor David Schwimmer, currently in rehearsals for his Broadway debut in The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial, will direct the Los Angeles premiere of Neil LaBute's play Some Girl(s).
Schwimmer revealed the news to Playbill.com at a recent press preview for Caine Mutiny.
Schwimmer, erstwhile star of TV's "Friends," headed the cast of Some Girl(s) when it opened in London on May 24 at the Gielgud Theatre, after previews from May 12.
www.playbill.com /news/article/98656.html   (313 words)

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