David Arquette

David Arquette is an American actor and professional wrestler. He first rose to prominence as an actor in the early '90s with guest spots on TV shows like Friends and roles in films like Buffy The Vampire Slayer. He gained fame for his role as Dewey Riley in the slasher film Scream in 1996 and he's remained a part of the franchise ever since. He also had a high-profile stint wrestling in World Championship Wrestling where he was briefly the Heavyweight Champion in April and May of 2000.
David Arquette
Full Name
David Arquette
Bentonville, Virginia
Notable Projects
Buffy the Vampire Slayer


Who is David Arquette married to?

David Arquette married actress Christina McLarty in 2015. Before that he was married to actress Courteney Cox for 14 years from 1999 to 2003.

How many children does David Arquette have?

David Arquette has three children. A daughter with Courteney Cox, Coco Arquette, 18, and two sons with Christina McLarty -- Charlie Arquette, 8 and Gus Arquette, 5.

Who are David Arquette's siblings?

David Arquette's siblings are Patricia Arquette, Alexis Arquette, Rosanna Arquette and Richmond Arquette.

Where did David Arquette meet Courteney Cox?

The two met on the set of the 1996 movie 'Scream.'

When did David Arquette start wrestling?

David Arquette joined the World Championship Wrestling promotion in 2000.

Most Recent

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The actor said he's hoping to change the sometimes-frightening stigma associated with clowns and spread "joy and happiness"
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"You've got to pick your battles and decide what's important," says Courteney Cox, who is launching her new home-care product line Homecourt
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Scream star Jack Quaid opens up to PEOPLE about making the new film and its super-secretive filming process

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David Arquette Says Scream Director Wes Craven Encouraged Him to Date Courteney Cox: 'He Had a Real Impact'
"He gave me a real man-to-man talk and that had an impact on the course of my life," the actor tells PEOPLE
Amazing Throwback Photos from the 1996 Premiere of Scream
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Drew Barrymore Reunites with Scream Costars Courteney Cox, David Arquette, Neve Campbell on Her Show

Drew Barrymore kicked off “Scream Week” on her talk show on Monday with special appearances by the original Scream cast