November 15, 2011 |
Actor-director David Schwimmer has put his home in Hancock Park on the market at $10.7 million. The roughly 11,000-square-foot gated Mediterranean sits on slightly more than an acre. The house was built in 1926 by architectural firm Koerner & Gage. Along with John Austin and Frederick M. Ashley, they also designed Beverly Hills City Hall. The restored main home features nine bedrooms, six bathrooms, a wood-paneled library, a den, a state-of-the-art screening room, a formal dining room, two powder rooms, five fireplaces and a butler area.
April 1, 2011 |
Actor David Schwimmer's second feature-directing outing, "Trust," shows clear commitment to its vital and sensitive subject matter. Unfortunately, this well-acted cautionary tale is hampered by a lack of visual finesse and a script (by Andy Bellin and Robert Festinger) in need of a narrative rethink and a dialogue polish. In suburban Chicago, the seemingly idyllic Cameron family — ad exec dad Will (Clive Owen, excellent); Realtor mother Lynn (Catherine Keener); and three kids, including 14-year-old Annie (a fine Liana Liberato)
March 28, 2008 |
Sometimes, Simon Pegg betrays too much suppleness, physically and otherwise, to convince you that he's packing a paunch as Dennis the lovelorn, chain-smoking slacker in "Run, Fat Boy, Run." But he's such a good actor that he makes you believe anything -- anything, that is, except the notion that any sentient male Earthling, no matter how stupid or scared, could leave a pregnant woman looking like Thandie Newton standing at the altar.
June 17, 2006 |
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 watches to appear at a 1997 charity fundraiser.
December 9, 2005 |
David Schwimmer will make his Broadway debut in a revival of "The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial," Herman Wouk's stage adaptation of his bestselling novel that later became a hit movie. The courtroom drama will open May 7 at a theater to be announced, with preview performances to begin April 14. Schwimmer, a former co-star of "Friends," will play the role of Lt. Barney Greenwald in the production, which will be directed by Jerry Zaks. Zeljko Ivanek will co-star as the infamous Lt. Cmdr.
December 14, 2003
Re "Hollywood Is Taking Charities for a Ride," Dec. 10: Frankly, I agree that celebrities should donate their services free to these charities -- as many do. However, Steve Lopez should aim his gun turrets at the event organizers who are dangling the perks instead of taking cheap shots at David Schwimmer. Calling Schwimmer a "weasel" and degrading his work makes me wonder who is really lacking the true spirit of charity. Are you listening, Steve? Nonie Breen Calabasas Hills