Edward NortonA talented American actor and director also directed, both fluent in French and Japanese, and Norton states that he would have been a pilot if he had not been an actor. He started his artistic career through the world of theater, he participated in several plays on Broadway and was famous for his distinguished roles in many films, including what people have been introduced to greatly, such as his performance of the character of the green giant in the films The Hulk and the incredible hulk as Bruce Banner, and he had distinct films including American History X, Fight Club and Bird Man, and won an awardGolden GlobeThree Academy Awards and Boston Film Critics Award for his role in his first movie, Primal Fear. He also won the National Critics ’Committee Award for his role in“ Everyone Says I Love You ”, which was also directed by him, and he was awarded the Actors Guild Award for his performance in Birdman.
I grew up
Edward Norton was born on August 18, 1969 in Boston, Massachusetts, in the United States of America. His father, Edward Norton Sr. worked in the U.S. Army as a lieutenant in the Navy, served during the Vietnam War, then returned and moved to law practice but went on to become an environmental lawyer before becoming a federal prosecutor, while his mother Lydia Robinson was an English language teacher.
Edward Norton lived a comfortable life within his family, and showed a tendency and love for the acting profession from a young age, as he was participating in acting shows in his high school. After graduating from high school, Norton enrolled at Yale University, studied history and graduated with a degree in it.
After completing his university studies, Norton traveled to Japan to work for his grandfather’s Enterprise Foundation, and spent several years there before returning in 1994 toNew YorkTo begin his artistic career in the world of acting.
His passion for acting
He showed a tendency and love for the acting profession from a young age, as he was participating in acting shows in his high school, and at the university Edward Norton studied with Terry Schreiber and he was giving him lessons in the Japanese language in exchange for Schreiber giving him acting lessons, and he got his first movie role, in Crime movie Primal Fear.
The rise of his star
In 1998, while starring in American History X, Edward Norton won his second Academy Award nomination for Best Actor, in 1999 he appeared alongside Brad Pitt in the director’s Fight ClubDavid Venture, And won an Academy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actor for his role in the film, and won the Golden Globe Award in the category and role themselves.
He then introduced “Everyone Says I Love You”, and two other films, “The People vs Larry Flint” and “Rounders”, which garnered a number of criticisms for their bold ideas.
In 2000 Edward Norton gave his first directorial experience through the romantic comedy film Keeping the Faith, in which he also played a minor role, and later made films, including: Red Dragon in 2002 and Kingdom of Heaven in 2005 and The Illusionist and The Painted Veil and The Score, Edward is famous for many of his other small roles, and as a simple example we have subscribed to the wonderful films Anderson Anderson with her massive crew like Moonrise Kingdom in 2012, or his other simple role in the latest creative director The Grand Budapest Hotel, of course besides that we will never forget his role Important to the evil character in the fun movie The Italian Job or his previous engagement to By Woody Harrelson in The People Vs. Larry Flynt.
Criticized by Leaves of Grass in 2010, The Bourne Legacy in 2012, The Grand Budapest Hotel and Birdman in 2014. His distinguished role in Birdman secured his third Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor category. Norton recently appeared in the films Collateral Beauty and Isle of Dogs in 2018.
Edward Norton’s personal life
promisingEdward NortonThe beauties, including the Mexican actress of Lebanese descentSalma Hayek, Before her marriage toFrancois Henri PinoBetween 1999 and 2003, she also promised the singer and actressCourtney LoveThe widow of the nirvana singerKurt CobainFor 4 years, as she said in press statements, he supported her a lot in relation to her daughter, as well as her knowledge of acting and charity and charity for humans, and although he owed her money, she considered it in exchange for what she had learned, and she considered him the opposite of her late husband, so he is an educated and classy, Then Edward Norton married Canadian filmmaker Shauna Robertson in 2011, after a six-year relationship with whom he had a child born in 2013.
Quick facts about Edward Norton
In 2002 he rewrote the script of the movie Frida.
Norton is a member of the non-profit Friends of The High Line organization.
Norton’s favorite movie is The Cruise, and he is also good at playing guitar.
Norton has received several Academy Award nominations as well as various awards for distinct roles.
Honorary member of the Center of Directors of the CenterColombiaPerforming Arts, and is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Enterprise Partner Community. Norton is well known for its activities that aim to protect the environment and support the use of renewable energy, in addition to its support for projects aimed at improving the lives of low-income workers.