Edward Norton Actor Bio
Name: Edward Harrison Norton
Date/Place of Birth: August 18th, 1969; Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Brief Bio: Edward Norton first developed an interest for acting when he was five, and attended several theater schools over the course of his life. He spent time working with the Signature players in New York, who produced the works of director and playwright Edward Albee. Around the time Norton was appearing in Albee’s Fragments, Primal Fear (1996) was short one young actor to star alongside Richard Gere. His test screenings became a Hollywood sensation, snowballing him into roles in Woody Allen’s Everyone Says I Love You (1996), The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996), American History X (1998), and more. Edward Norton is best known for playing characters that have multiple personalities, and that are intelligent but troubled.
Fight Club (1999) – The Narrator
The Illusionist (2006) – Eisenheim
The Incredible Hulk (2008) – Bruce Banner
Pride and Glory (2008) – Ray Tierney