Facts of Edward Norton
|Full Name||Edward Harrison Norton|
|Birth Name||Edward Harrison Norton|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Father Name||Edward Mower Norton, Jr.|
|Father Profession||environmental lawyer|
|Mother Name||Lydia Robinson Norton|
|Mother Profession||English teacher|
|Relation With||Courtney Love and Salma Hayek|
|No Of Children||one|
|Sibilings||Molly Norton (sister) and Jim Norton (brother)|
|Date of Birth||August 18,1969|
|Married Date||November 12,2012|
What Is Edward Norton's Net Worth?
Born to a privileged Boston family, American actor Edward Norton is widely known for his uncompromising approach to his work. Initially, he involved in many well-known theatre productions before he launched his career in a big screen with a role in the 1996's Primal Fear, for which he also garnered an Oscar nomination.
The American actor landed his another solid performance in a movie American History X. The role also earned him Academy Award nomination. His major two roles cemented his reputation as a formidable actor who able to undertake the role from antagonist to protagonist.
With a number of the iconic character in numerous critical acclaim movies, the now 50-year-old actor has established himself as one of the leading figures in the world of entertainment.
With a decade long acting career, Norton has undoubtedly collected a decent amount of money. According to celebrity net worth, the actor has an estimated net worth of $80 million, in 2019.
Journey To His Massive Fortune And Handsome Salary From Movies
Edward Norton has racked up such a massive amount of net worth from his illustrious career as an actor and filmmaker. Especially, the American actor's work in dozens of major hit movies plays a vital role in his earning.
Here is the list of his box office hit movies with his hefty pay cheque.
|Primal Fear (1996)||$50,000||Richard Gere, Laura Linney|
|$2,500,000||Brad Pitt, Helena Bonham Carter|
|The Score (2001)||$6,500,000||Robert De Niro, Marlon Brando|
|25th Hour (2002)||$500,000||Philip Seymour Hoffman, Barry Pepper|
|Red Dragon (2002)||$8,000,000||Ralph Fiennes, Ralph Fiennes|
|Death to Smoochy (2002)||$8,000,000||Robin Williams, Jon Stewart|
|The Italian Job (2003)||$1,000,000||Mark Wahlberg, Charlize Theron|
Besides, Edward also worked as a filmmaker for a number of successful projects. Moreover, he rendered his voice to a mangy canine in the Isle of Dogs (2018).
Edward Norton is also a passionate philanthropist who has been involved in a number of non-profit organizations. The 6ft tall Norton raised $425,000 for the Syrian scientist who featured on Humans of New York.
He is an ardent supporter of the African Wildlife Foundation. Furthermore, Norton is an active member of Say Now that spreads awareness about the illegal poaching of elephants and rhinoceroses.
Edward also serves as the president of the Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust and also raised over $1.2 million for the organization. Likewise, Norton is an avid soccer player who played for Soccer Aid, in May 2012. The event amassed more than $6 million for UNICEF to assist children all over the world.
Besides, Edward is a staunch advocate for renewable energy.
House And Cars
Edward Norton has many multi-millionare villas in many posh areas all over the United States. In August 2017, the multiple-award-winning actor purchased a house for staggering $11.8 million, in Malibu, Los Angeles, California.
The famous architect John Lautner's Stevens House was built in 1969, which boasts 3,366-square-foot split-level with five-bedroom and five-bathroom.
The actor sold his another Malibu Beach duplex for $4.4 million, in October 2018. According to property records, he originally bought the house for $2.72 million, in 2008.
On the other side, Norton is a proud owner of many luxurious cars. He owns a BMW X6, which worth is over $154,644. He also has Range Rover ($89,000).
As per sources, his Triumph's Thruxton R cost ranges from $10,400 to $14,500.
Awards And Achievements
Edward has also won many prestigious accolades for his amazing work in numerous major hit movies. He got three Academy Award nominations, two under the category of Best Supporting Actor for Primal Fear and Birdman, and another one for Best Actor after his role in American History X. He won a Golden Globes for Primal Fear.
Born In a Progressive Episcopalian Family In Boston
Born on 18th August 1969, in Boston, Massachusetts, Edward Norton is the son of Lydia Robinson Norton and Edward Mower Norton, Jr.
His mother Lydia was an English tutor while his father Edward was an environmental lawyer and conservation advocate working in Asia. He grew up in Boston along with his two siblings, a brother named Jim Bost and a sister Molly Norton.
His interest in theatre emerged when Norton witnessed the musical Cinderella with his doting parents when he was five at the Columbia Center for Theatrical Arts. Landing his first performance at the age of eight in a musical Annie Get Your Gun, the actor later briefly involved in plays before making his mark in the film industry.
Edward attended Wilde Lake High School and completed his graduation in 1987. Later on, he enrolled at Yale University and earned his Bachelor f Arts degree in History.
How Edward Norton And His Wife Shauna Robertson's Married Life Is Going On?
The most successful American actor Edward Norton has been enjoying his delightful married life with his wife Shauna Robertson for a long time now.
The couple dated almost six-year before they exchanges vow on 29th November 2012, in a private wedding ceremony after a year of engagement.
His spouse Shauna is a famous Canadian film producer. The duo is blessed with one kid, a son named Atlas, born in March 2013. Edward currently resides in New York with Shauna and their son.
Before his wife Robertson, Norton also dated many renowned celebs like Courtney Love, Salma Hayek, and more.