Edward Norton

Personal life

The well known filmmaker, Edward Norton was born on 18th August 1969. He was born in Massachusetts, U.S. His birth sign is Leo. He speaks Spanish and French. He went to Wilde Lake High School. He attended Yale University. He was born to Lydia Norton and Edward Mower Norton, an environmental lawyer.

He has two brothers named James Norton and Molly Norton. He has dated Salma Hayek, a Mexican actress. He has been married to Shauna Robertson since 2012. He is blessed with a son named Atlas Norton. Edward has 2,132,567 followers on Twitter. He has 32.8k followers on Instagram. He has 948,168 likes and 916,005 followers on Facebook.


Edward Norton, nicknamed Ed, appeared in a noir comedy thriller film ‘Primal Fear’ by Gregory Hoblit in 1996. He was in a crime drama film ‘American History X’ by Tony Kaye in 1998. He was in a black comedy film ‘Birdman’ by Alejandro Inarritu in 2014. He directed a romantic comedy film ‘Keeping the Faith’ in 2000. He starred in an American film ‘Fight Club’ by David Fincher in 1999. He starred in a drama film ‘25th Hour’ by Spike Lee in 2002. He starred in a horror film ‘Red Dragon’ in 2002.

Edward Norton starred in a historical drama film ‘Kingdom of Heaven’ in 2005. He starred in a romantic mystery film ‘The Illusionist’ by Neil Burger in 2006. He starred in a coming-of-age film ‘Moonrise Kingdom’ by Wes Anderson in 2012. He starred in a comedy film ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ by Wes Anderson in 2014. He starred in a music video ‘Spring Break Anthem’ by the Lonely Island, an American comedy trio. He played a cameo in a short-lived TV series Stella (2005).

He starred in a Western Film ‘Down in the Valley’ in 2005. He was in a crime thriller film ‘The Score’ by Frank Oz in 2001. He was in a superhero film ‘The Incredible Hulk’ by Marvel Studios in 2008. He was in a biopic drama film Frida by Julie Taymor in 2002. He voiced Sammy in an animated comedy film Sausage Party in 2016. He voiced Yu Lei in an animated comedy film ‘The Guardian Brothers’. He was a part of a comedy film ‘The Dictator’ in 2012. He played ‘Henckels’ in a comedy drama film, ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ in 2014. He starred as Stone in a thriller film ‘Stone’ in 2010. He played Izzy LaFontaine in a romantic comedy TV series ‘Modern Family’.

Edward has won 46 awards and 77 nominations. He was nominated thrice for the Oscar Award. He was nominated twice for the Golden Globe Award. He was nominated twice for the BAFTA Film Award. He has won the Francois Truffaunt Award in 2011. He has won the Gold Derby Award in 2015 for Birdman (2014). He has won the Tribute Award in 2006. He has won the Excellence Award in 2015. He has won the Best Actor award for American History X (2000). He has earned a Net worth of around $70 million.

Last Modified: Mar 7, 2020

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