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Edward Norton

Film Director / Film Producer / Character Actor / Screenwriter / Environmentalist / Actor | * 08/18/1969 (54) | Boston, Massachusetts (United States of America (USA))
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Edward Harrison Norton (born August 18, 1969) is an American actor and producer. Norton was drawn to theatrical productions at local venues as a child. After graduating from Yale College in 1991 with a degree in history, he worked for a few months in Japan before moving to Manhattan to pursue an acting career. He gained immediate recognition and critical acclaim for his debut in Primal Fear (1996), which earned him a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor and an Academy Award nomination in the same category. His role as a redeemed neo-Nazi in American History X (1998) earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. He also starred in the film Fight Club (1999), which garnered a cult following. Norton established the production company Class 5 Films in 2003, and was director or producer of the films Keeping the Faith (2000), Down in the Valley (2005), and ()
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Edward Harrison Norton (born August 18, 1969) is an American actor and filmmaker. He has received numerous awards and nominations, including a Golden Globe Award and three Academy Award nominations.Born in Boston, Massachusetts and raised in Columbia, Maryland, Norton was drawn to theatrical productions at local venues as a child. After graduating from Yale College in 1991, he worked for a few months in Japan before moving to New York City to pursue an acting career. He gained immediate recognition and critical acclaim for his debut in Primal Fear (1996), which earned him a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor and an Academy Award nomination in the same category. His role as a reformed neo-Nazi in American History X (1998) earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. He also starred in the film Fight Club (1999), which garnered a cult following.Norton emerged as a filmmaker in the 2000s. He established the production company Class 5 Films in 2003, and was director or producer of the films Keeping the Faith (2000), Down in the Valley (2005), and The Painted Veil (2006). He continued to receive critical acclaim for his acting roles in films such as The Score (2001), 25th Hour (2002), The Illusionist (2006), Moonrise Kingdom (2012), and The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014). His biggest commercial successes have been Red Dragon (2002), Kingdom of Heaven (2005), The Incredible Hulk (2008), and The Bourne Legacy (2012). For his role in the black comedy Birdman (2014), Norton earned another Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Documentaries

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Awards & Nominations for Edward Norton

Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor Satellite Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture 2x Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture MTV Movie Award for Best Villain BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role Academy Award for Best Actor 2x Satellite Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture MTV Movie Award for Best Fight Satellite Award for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead
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Movies with Edward Norton as Actor(52)

as Narrator2024 Bad River
as himself2023 UnCharitable
as Carl Foreman (voice)2022 High Noon on the Waterfront
as Self (archive footage)2022 Brad Pitt: More Than a Pretty Face
as The Chauffeur2021 The French Dispatch
as Self (archive footage)2020 Belmondo l'influenceur
as Nova (uncredited)2019 Alita: Battle Angel
as Lionel Essrog2019 Motherless Brooklyn
as Rex (voice)2018 Isle of Dogs
as Whit Yardsham2016 Collateral Beauty
as Sammy Bagel Jr. (voice)2016 Sausage Party
as Self - Narrator (voice)2014 Mysteries of the Jules Rimet Trophy
as Albert Henckels2014 The Grand Budapest Hotel
as Self - Actor2013 Salinger
as Byer2012 The Bourne Legacy
as himself2012 The Dictator
as Narrator2012 The Apple Pushers
as Scout Master Ward2012 Moonrise Kingdom
as Stone2010 Stone
as Bill Kincaid / Brady Kincaid2009 Leaves of Grass
as Ray Tierney2008 Pride and Glory
as Bruce Banner / The Hulk2008 The Incredible Hulk
as The Undercover Cop2007 Killers Kill, Dead Men Die
as himself2007 Brando
as Eisenheim2006 The Illusionist
as Dr. Walter Fane2006 The Painted Veil
as Harlan2005 Down in the Valley
as King Baldwin2005 Kingdom of Heaven
as himself2004 After the Sunset
as Steve2003 The Italian Job
as Will Graham2002 Red Dragon
as Monty Brogan2002 25th Hour
as Sheldon Mopes / Smoochy2002 Death to Smoochy
as Nelson Rockefeller2002 Frida
as Jack Teller2001 The Score
as Father Brian Finn2000 Keeping the Faith
as The Narrator1999 Fight Club
as himself1999 Forever Hollywood
as Henry Gerber (voice)1998 Out of the Past
as Derek1998 American History X
as Lester 'Worm' Murphy1998 Rounders
as Alan Isaacman1996 The People vs. Larry Flynt
as Aaron1996 Primal Fear
as Holden Spence1996 Everyone Says I Love You

TV Shows/Series with Edward Norton as Actor(24)

as Sammy (voice)2024 Sausage Party: Foodtopia
as Jonathan Chopin2023 Extrapolations
as The Soil2015 Nature Is Speaking
as Bridge Inspection Supervisor2014 Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
as himself2010 Conan
as Izzy LaFontaine2009 Modern Family
2005 Stella
as himself1997 The View
as himself1996 The Daily Show
as Self - Guest1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien
as Self - Cameo (uncredited)1975 Saturday Night Live
as himself1975 Saturday Night Live
as Self - Host1975 Saturday Night Live

Movies with Edward Norton as Crew(14)

Production/Producer2023 Fool's Day
Directing/Director2019 Motherless Brooklyn
Production/Producer2019 Motherless Brooklyn
Writing/Screenplay2019 Motherless Brooklyn
Production/Producer2018 Gotti
Production/Executive Producer2017 One October
Production/Producer2009 Leaves of Grass
Production/Producer2006 The Painted Veil
Editing/Editor2005 Down in the Valley
Production/Producer2005 Down in the Valley
Production/Executive Producer2004 Dirty Work
Crew/Thanks2002 Frida
Directing/Director2000 Keeping the Faith
Production/Producer2000 Keeping the Faith

Additional Information

Full Name: Edward Norton
Born: Monday, 08/18 1969 (August) in Boston, Massachusetts (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 54 years + 330 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Wilde Lake High School, Yale University, Ezra Stiles College, Yale College
Member of: Writers Guild of America, East
Spouses (current/former): Shauna Robertson
Father: Edward Mower Norton Jr.
Mother: Lydia Robinson Rouse
Other names for Edward Norton (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Edward Harrison"
"Ed Norton"
"爱德华·诺顿"
"เอ็ดเวิร์ด นอร์ตัน"
"Эдвард Нортон"
"エドワード・ノートン"
"إدوارد نورتون"
"에드워드 노튼"
"Έντουαρντ Νόρτον"
"Edward Harrison Norton"
"אדוארד נורטון"
"ادوارد نورتون"
Edward Norton frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (39x, Actor)
Tress MacNeille (36x, Actress)
Bill Hader (29x, Actor)
Fred Armisen (26x, Actor)
Kenan Thompson (25x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (24x, Actress)
Pamela Hayden (23x, Actress)
Martin Short (21x, Actor)
Will Forte (20x, Actor)
Daniel Radcliffe (19x, Actor)
Seth Rogen (19x, Actor)
Wes Anderson (19x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:94, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/10/2024