Robert Schwartzman is an American actor. He has since ventured into writing, directing, and music. He’s currently the frontman of the rock/pop band Rooney. In 1998, he made his acting debut in the short film Lick the Star. He later made his big screen debut as Paul Baldino in his cousin’s Sofia Coppola’s The Virgin Suicides. He continued acting in the 2000s, becoming known for his role as Michael Moscovitz in the Disney film The Princess Diaries. He next appeared as himself in an episode of The O.C. Following this, he had performances in the films Look and Somewhere. In the 2010s, he mostly appeared in short films. He recently appeared in the 2017 film It Happened in L.A.