Film-Actor Edward HarrisonNorton is an American film actor, screenwriter and director. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts, and grew up in Columbia, Maryland. His mother, Robin, an English teacher, died of brain tumor in 1997; his father, Edward James Norton, is an environmental lawyer and conservation advocate working in Asia. Norton moved to New York City and began his acting career in off-Broadway theater, breaking through with his 1993 involvement in Edward Albee's Fragments at the Signature Theatre Company. Norton is generally known for his reluctance to embrace his celebrity status, and has said, "If I ever have to stop taking the subway, I'm gonna have a heart attack".
Born: Edward Harrison Norton, August 18, 1969 (age 40), Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Film Actor, Producer, Screenwriter, Director
Years Active: 1994 - present