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Edward Norton

Edward Harrison Norton (born August 18, 1969) is an American actor, screenwriter, film director and producer. In 1996, his supporting role in the courtroom drama Primal Fear garnered him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Two years later, his lead role as a reformed white power skinhead in American History X earned a nomination for Academy Award for Best Actor. His other films include period dramas such as Kingdom of Heaven (2005), The Illusionist (2006), and The Painted Veil (2006); and other notable films such as Rounders (1998), Fight Club (1999), 25th Hour (2002), Red Dragon (2002), and The Incredible Hulk (2008). In addition to acting, Norton is also a writer and director. He made his directorial debut with the film Keeping the Faith (2000) and is slated to direct the film adaptation of the novel Motherless Brooklyn. Norton did uncredited work on the scripts for The Score, Frida, and The Incredible Hulk. In his private life, Norton is an environmental and social activist. He is a member of the board of trustees of Enterprise Community Partners, a non-profit organization for developing affordable housing, founded by his grandfather, James Rouse. Norton is president of the American branch of the Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust. He ran in the 2009 New York City Marathon to raise money for the Trust. He also raises money for charity through Crowdrise, a social networking community for volunteers and a micro-donations fundraising platform. In July 2010, Norton was designated as the United Nations Goodwill Ambassador for Biodiversityby UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Description above from the Wikipedia article Edward Norton, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia. ​



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Born:
Aug 18, 1969 In Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
50
First Appeared:
In the series The Academy Awards 1953-03-18
Latest Project:
Movie Isle of Dogs 2018-04-20
Known For
Poster of Strange Days on Planet Earth
Poster of Moonrise Kingdom
Poster of Sunday Morning Shootout
Poster of The Simpsons
Filmography

Isle of Dogs (2018)

Comedy Animation
Movie
as Rex (voice)
0.0 1 votes

Strange Days on Planet Earth (2018)

Documentary
Series

Little Door Gods (2016)

Family Fantasy Animation
Movie
as Yu Lei (voice)
7 1 votes

Collateral Beauty (2016)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Whit Yardsham
6.8 1147 votes

Sausage Party (2016)

Adventure Animation Comedy Fantasy
Movie
as Sammy Bagel Jr. (voice)
5.7 1772 votes

Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special (2015)

Comedy TV Movie
Movie
as Himself
7.0 23 votes

The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Henckels
8.0 3866 votes

Birdman (2014)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Mike
7.3 3924 votes

Salinger (2013)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
6.3 24 votes

The Apple Pushers (2012)

Documentary
Movie
as Narrator

Moonrise Kingdom (2012)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Scout Master Ward
7.6 1404 votes

The Bourne Legacy (2012)

Action Thriller
Movie
as Byer
6.0 2479 votes

Stone (2010)

Drama
Movie
as Gerald Creeson
5.1 171 votes

Modern Family (2009)

Comedy
Series
as Izzy LaFontaine
7.2 401 votes

The Invention of Lying (2009)

Comedy Romance Fantasy
Movie
as Cop
6.0 454 votes

Leaves of Grass (2009)

Comedy Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Bill Kincaid / Brady Kincaid
5.9 126 votes

The Incredible Hulk (2008)

Science Fiction Action Adventure
Movie
as Bruce Banner / The Hulk
6.1 2523 votes

Pride and Glory (2008)

Thriller Crime Drama
Movie
as Ray Tierney
6.3 204 votes

Elvis Mitchell: Under the Influence (2008)

Talk
Series
as Self

The Illusionist (2006)

Fantasy Drama Thriller Romance
Movie
as Eisenheim
7.1 1401 votes

The Painted Veil (2006)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Walter Fane
7.1 252 votes

Stella (2005)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7 5 votes

Kingdom of Heaven (2005)

Drama Action Adventure History War
Movie
as King Baldwin
6.6 1001 votes

Down in the Valley (2005)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Harlan
6.1 55 votes

Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)

Talk Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.2 16 votes

The Italian Job (2003)

Action Crime
Movie
as Steve
6.6 1735 votes

Sunday Morning Shootout (2003)

Series
as Unknown

Declaration of Independence (2003)

Movie
as Himself

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.2 21 votes

Death to Smoochy (2002)

Comedy Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Sheldon Mopes / Smoochy
5.8 119 votes

Frida (2002)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Nelson Rockefeller
7.2 317 votes

Red Dragon (2002)

Crime Thriller Horror
Movie
as Will Graham
6.7 968 votes

25th Hour (2002)

Crime Drama
Movie
as Monty Brogan
7.2 528 votes

The Score (2001)

Action Crime Thriller
Movie
as Jack Teller
6.7 369 votes

Keeping the Faith (2000)

Comedy
Movie
as Father Brian Finn
5.9 142 votes

Fight Club (1999)

Drama
Movie
as The Narrator
8.2 7768 votes

Rounders (1998)

Drama Crime
Movie
as Lester 'Worm' Murph
6.9 380 votes

Out of the Past (1998)

Documentary
Movie
as Henry Gerber

American History X (1998)

Drama
Movie
as Derek Vinyard
8.1 2456 votes

The View (1997)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
2.7 15 votes

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996)

News Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 96 votes

Primal Fear (1996)

Crime Drama Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Aaron Stampler
7.4 535 votes

The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)

Drama
Movie
as Alan Isaacman
6.7 220 votes

Everyone Says I Love You (1996)

Music Comedy Romance
Movie
as Holden Spence
6.5 119 votes

Inside the Actors Studio (1994)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
6.9 17 votes

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
7.1 34 votes

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992)

Talk Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.2 24 votes

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.1 902 votes

Saturday Night Live (1975)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.3 94 votes

The Academy Awards (1953)

Series
as Edward Norton
6.2 11 votes