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Edward Norton – American actor, director, twice nominated for the award “Oscar” for his work in the films “Primal Fear” and “American History X”. Also known for the paintings “Fight Club,” “The Bourne Legacy”, “Moonrise Kingdom.”
Edward Norton, James Harrison Jr. was born August 18, 1969 in Boston, but grew up in Colombia. His mother taught English at school, and his father was a federal prosecutor in the Carter administration, and later joined the organization for the protection of historical values. Since childhood, Edward Jr. loved being on stage, so his parents sent him to Columbia School of Theatre Arts. As early as 8 years old boy made his debut on the stage, but did not consider acting as a future profession. After high school, the young man went to Yale University, where he studied history, but did not give up the theater and studied dramatics optional. Edward enthusiastically taught the Japanese language, and after graduation went to Japan. There he worked for his grandfather, the famous builder. Try as Edward establish a career, the dream of the scene would not let him. Therefore, in 25 years, Norton canceling their activities in Japan and returned to America, to New York to become a professional actor.
He began playing in several theater stages. For the first part of Edward Norton in cinema elevated him to the level of a movie star. In 1996, the year of Norton starred in “Primal Fear.” For the role of a prisoner aspiring actor he won the “Golden Globe” and was nominated for “Oscar” and a BAFTA. In 1997, the year in 28-year-old actor died of a brain tumor mother. Recovering from grief, Edward continued to act in films ( “The People vs. Larry Flynt” (1996), “Rounders” (1998)). In 1998, Norton again waiting for a successful role in a film about neo-Nazis “American History X”. For the embodiment of the image on the screen, the former follower of fascism Derek actor was again nominated for “Oscar”. Recognition of Film Critics was obvious, but worldwide fame to the actor came in a year when the light went out in the film adaptation of the bestseller by Chuck Palahniuk, “Fight Club” (1999). Norton brilliantly played a major role in this film, which has become a cult for many film fans. In 2000, 31-year-old actor tried his hand at directing career took off comedy “Keeping the Faith”. And then long abandoned this business, she appeared in several popular films such as “Safecracker” (2001), “Frida” (2002), “Red Dragon” (2002), “25th Hour” (2002), “The robbery Italian “(2003),” The Illusionist “(2006),” The Painted veil “(2006). For long-term career Norton had never been caught in the disastrous performance of roles, regularly earning accolades. In the 2008th, he successfully played Bruce Banner in “The Incredible Hulk,” but the actor had disagreements with Marvel studio. When producers harvested the famous comic characters in the large-scale project “The Avengers” (2012), Norton decided in principle not to invite, and given the role of actor Mark Ruffalo Benner.
However, it allowed the actor to star in the arthouse film “Moonrise Kingdom” (2012), and he was again treated kindly by the rays of fame, starring in the role of counselor in the children’s camp. The 2012th Edward also played in the continuation of the story of the superspy “The Bourne Legacy” and small as himself in the comedy “The Dictator.” In 2013, Edward Norton plans to present the film “Motherless Brooklyn”, where he acted as writer, director and actor. Over the shoulders of 43-year-old bachelor – novels with Salma Hayek and Drew Barrymore. Edward perfectly plays the guitar, and during the relationship with rock singer Courtney Love, he even traveled with her on tour as a guitarist.