David Schwimmer Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

18th May 2016

Quote: "It’s amazing that a lot of teenagers binge-watch it, and I hope it will still be enjoyable to my five-year-old in nine years... (but) I still hate the monkey!" David Schwimmer is thrilled his hit TV comedy Friends is a hit for a new generation of fans 20 years after it ended its run.

9th February 2012

Fact: David Schwimmer is set for a mini-Friends reunion after signing on to play Lisa Kudrow's quirky love interest on four episodes of her new TV show Web Therapy. Schwimmer will portray the son of Kudrow's professor ex, who discovers he's only attracted to women who look like her doctor character.

24th June 2011

Tweet: "Been buried in diapers, but having a blast... btw (by the way), don't p**s my little girl off - she's got great aim and projectile poo." David Schwimmer is enjoying fatherhood. The actor/director's wife Zoe Buckman gave birth to daughter Cleo last month (May11).

13th April 2009

Quote: "It's silly money. No one deserves a million dollars a week for anything." David Schwimmer insists he didn't deserve such high pay for working on hit U.S. sitcom FRIENDS.

14th August 2008

Quote: "It reminds me of when Jimi Hendrix and Bruce Lee attended the same high school in Seattle. You wanted to believe they hung out together." Actor Nicolas Cage didn't befriend his famous high school classmates Lenny Kravitz, David Schwimmer and Slash.

24th March 2008

Quote: "I'll literally say to them, 'What? I'm 41 years old, I'm not an alcoholic, I'm not dating a stripper.' Like, 'I'm sorry, why do you possibly want to photograph me?... I'm just coming out of a restaurant, buddy.'" David Schwimmer is perplexed by why he remains a paparazzi target.

24th March 2008

Quote: "I don't think the six of us have been in the same room since the show ended." David Schwimmer and his FRIENDS co-stars haven't reunited since the legendary TV sitcom ended in 2004.

16th December 2007

Fact: Celebrities on the guest list for the Spice Girls' first London show at the O2 Arena on Saturday (15Dec07) included George Michael, former FRIENDS star David Schwimmer, and singer RIHANNA.

24th September 2007

Quote: "I do have a Hitchcock moment. Most people in the first pass can't find me, so that's good; you'll have to see it again to find me." Former FRIENDS star-turned-director David Schwimmer on his brief Alfred Hitchcock-esque cameo in new movie RUN FAT BOY RUN.

5th September 2007

Quote: "She didn't do anything to me. She knew who was in charge of her close-ups!" RUN, FAT BOY, RUN director David Schwimmer is thankful the film's star, actress Thandie Newton only played pranks on her co-star Simon Pegg.

16th August 2007

Quote: "In recent months I've noticed these little rolls of flesh in places that have always been flat." Actor David Schwimmer has relaxed his fitness regime after hitting the age of 40.

13th February 2007

Fact: Hank Azaria and SHAWN OF THE DEAD star Simon Pegg are in training to compete for the affection of Thandie Newton in new David Schwimmer-directed comedy, RUN, FAT BOY, RUN. In the film, Pegg will fight to win back the bride he jilted at the altar (Newton) from her new boyfriend, a marathon runner (Azaria).

14th April 2006

Fact: Former FRIENDS star David Schwimmer was born on his mother's birthday.

14th April 2006

Fact: Former FRIENDS star David Schwimmer is developing a new play about sexual predators for his Chicago, Illinois theatre company Lookingglass. The actor plans to direct the controversial project.

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