Jim Norton

Highest Rated: 92% From Nowhere (2017)
Birthday: Jan 4, 1938
Birthplace: Not Available
Took drama and elocution lessons as a child. Got his start in show business as a 10-year-oldsoprano on an Irish radio show. His father opened one of the first delicatessens in Dublin. Early in his career he was afraid that he would be typecast in Irish parts and for a long time refused to take them. Starred on Broadway as Finian in a 2009 revival of Finian's Rainbow. Has done the readings for audio books of James Joyce's Ulysses, The Dubliners, Finnegan's Wake and A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man. Has been inseveral productions of playwright Conor McPherson works, including The Weir, a role theauthorspecifically wrote for Norton, and The Seafarer, for which he won a Tony in 2008for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play. Sister started the Betty Ann NortonTheatre School in Dublin.

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Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
92% From Nowhere Actor $5.9K 2017
30% The Boy Mr. Heelshire $30.2M 2016
76% Jimmy's Hall Father Sheridan 2015
No Score Yet National Theatre Live: Of Mice And Men Candy 2014
60% Water for Elephants Camel $58.8M 2011
75% The Eclipse Malachy McNeill 2010
63% The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas) Herr Liszt $9.1M 2008
No Score Yet Stealing Klimt Narrator 2007
48% Driving Lessons Mr. Fincham 2006
No Score Yet Stan Actor 2006
56% Oyster Farmer Mumbles 2005
36% Conspiracy of Silence Bishop Michael Quinn 2004
57% Mad About Mambo Brother Xavier 2000
83% American History X Randy 1998
77% Into the West Superintendant O'Mara 1993
No Score Yet Midnight's Child Actor 1992
23% Memoirs of an Invisible Man Dr. Bernard Wachs 1992
No Score Yet Megaville Dr. Bernard Wachs 1991
83% Hidden Agenda Brodie 1990
No Score Yet The Hound of the Baskervilles Coroner 1988
No Score Yet Sakharov Actor 1984
No Score Yet Cry of the Innocent Actor 1980
87% Straw Dogs Cawsey 1971

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet Madam Secretary
2014
Aidan Dunne
  • 2018
97% Elementary
2012
Sir James Walter
  • 2014
  • 2013
94% Louie
2010-2015
Jim
  • 2010
No Score Yet Masterpiece
1971-2014
Coroner
  • 2003
No Score Yet Babylon 5
1993-1998
Dr. Lazarenn Ombuds Wellington Narn Image
  • 1996
  • 1995
  • 1994
94% Frasier
1993-2004
Wentworth
  • 1995
No Score Yet Mystery!
1980-2007
Dr. Bresselles Roger Havering
  • 1993
  • 1992
89% Star Trek: The Next Generation
1987-1994
Albert Einstein
  • 1993
  • 1991
No Score Yet Cheers
1982-1993
Guest Henderson
  • 1992
No Score Yet Down + Dirty With Jim Norton
2008
Appearing
No Score Yet Inspector George Gently
2008-2017
100% River
2015
Michael Bennigan

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