David Rimmer is an American playwright and screenwriter. His plays include Album (Cherry Lane Theatre, Pultizer Prize finalist), The Evening News, Greatest Show on Earth (Playwrights Horizons), Miss Subways Meets the Sex Machine (Playwrights Horizons), New York, Nobody Dies, The Painted Name, Reunion Guy (Williams Club, HB Studios), Stray Bullets, and Yankee Wives. His plays have been published by Nelson Doubleday, Dramatists Play Service, and Samuel French. Excerpts have been published in numerous scene and monologue collections. In addition to playwriting, Rimmer has written screenplays for major studios including Disney, Universal, and Twentieth-Centry Fox.
Rimmer currently teaches in the English and Humanities departments at LaGuardia Community College. He is working on new projects including a novel, an original screenplay. He is also working on a screen adaptation of Album.