|Birthdate|| August 18, 1969|
|Birthplace||Boston , Massachusetts, US|
Edward Norton Biography
Edward Harrison Norton (Known as Edward Norton) was born on August 18, 1969 , in Boston Massachusetts ,US.
He grew up in Columbia, Maryland, US.
His mother Robin was a teacher, and his father Edward was a lawyer. Edward's grandfather was famous for his inventions of supermarkets – he was the architect, the famous lower-income real estate developer, and the creator of many tourist centers in Boston.
Edward Norton Careers
Edward began his career with the stage in his childhood. The fell in love with acting at 6 when he watched the play “If I were a princess.” The famous actor admits he could not stop looking at the “magic of theater” – the stage conquered his heart. In the course of time, little Edward started going to Columbia Center for Theatrical Arts under the direction of Orenstein. At 8, he debuted in a local play.
In the 1996 thriller “Primary Fear,” the role of the teenage sociopath Aaron who was in prison became the movie debut of Edward Norton. Norton stole the scene from the main character played by Richard Gere. All awards and nominations of the movie were connected with the young actor one way or another. He received the Golden Globus for this movie and was nominated for Oscar as the best supporting actor.
Later, he was often nominated as well, including the nomination for the best actor award, for the movie about the neo-Nazi “American History X.” Norton played the Nazi who reconsidered his views. The movie was accused of excessive brutality, but at the same time, critics admitted the cruel episodes attributed the special realism to the work.
In 2000, Edward Norton tried to work as a director and created the romantic comedy “Keeping the Faith” which was very different from his hooligan’s image. He devoted this movie to his mother Robin who had died of brain cancer in 1997. Answering the journalists’ questions what was special about directing, Edward said:
Edward Norton Relations/Spouse/EX
Edward Norton had close relationships with popular actresses Salma Hayek and Drew Barrymore. He also dated the singer Courtney Love with whom he toured as a session guitar player in the group “Hole.”
In 2011, Edward proposed to the producer Shauna Robertson, and in 2012, the couple married. In March 2013, their son Atlas.
Edward Norton Net worth
Edward norton net worth estimated 80 Million Dollars.
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