David-Matthew Barnes

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Birthday
3, 1970
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
3, 1970 (age 48)
Birthplace
California

About

An American filmmaker, playwright, and fiction writer, he is best known for novels such as Mesmerized (2010) and Swimming to Chicago (2011). His nearly fifty stage plays include Somebody's Baby (2004) and Pensacola (2011), and his screenwriting and directing credits include Frozen Stars (2003) and Ambrosia (2014).

Before Fame

He attended DePaul University, where he studied dramatic writing, and Columbia College, Chicago, where he took courses in fiction writing. He also performed in numerous professional theatrical productions on both the east and west coasts.

Trivia

He attended high school with model Rebecca Romijn.

Family Life

His father, Samuel Barnes, Jr., was a police officer, and his mother, Nancy Nickle, was a hip-hop record producer. He grew up in California with one brother and three half-brothers.

Associated With

Actress Judy Greer studied with him at DePaul University.

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