Schwimmer 'doppleganger' denies fraud and theft charges

A "doppelganger" of Friends actor David Schwimmer has denied a string of fraud and theft offences.

Abdulah Husseini (left_ and David Schwimmer
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Abdulah Husseini, 36, of Spencer Road, Slough, west London, appeared at Preston Crown Court via video link this morning.

He giggled and put his hand over his mouth when Judge Beverley Lunt asked: "Is this the Ross from Friends case?"

Joe Allman, prosecuting, replied: "It is the one with the doppelganger, your honour."