James Geoffrey Ian Norton is an English stage, film and television actor. He is known for appearing in the television series Happy Valley, Grantchester, War & Peace and McMafia.
|Date of birth
|July 18, 1985
|First and last name
|England, Scotland and Ireland
|Hugh B Norton
|Father of the profession
|teacher, teacher, professor
|Lavinia J Norton
|teacher, teacher, professor
|Brothers and sisters
|Ampleforth College, Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge
James Norton’s Biography
Geoffrey James Ian Norton, better known as James Norton, was born on July 18, 1985 in London, England, into an educated family. His mother, Lavinia J Norton, is a high school teacher and his father, Hugh B Norton, is a professor at the Hull School of Art and Design. His sister, Jessica Norton, is a doctor. Norton’s father, Hugh Norton, also loved acting, and now retired, he frequently appears in supporting roles in his son’s films. His public performances are growing in popularity, and he is becoming a star in his own right.
Norton is a sixteenth Ashkenazi Jew and has ancestry from England, Ireland, Scotland, Cornwall and England. He is related on the mother’s side to David Cameron, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He was also the great-grandson of the Archdeacon of Sudbury Hugh Ross Norton and the Allied Warship Commander, Vice Admiral Horace Geoffrey Norman.
James Norton Height, Weight
James Norton is a handsome guy with a fit body. He is 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 meters) tall and weighs about 85 kg (187 pounds). He has pale skin, brown hair, and green eyes.
James Norton began performing at an early age and later participated in school plays and community theater. He decided to get a college degree in a major he loved before entering show business, so instead of entering the stage right out of high school, in 2007, after graduating from college, he She began her professional acting career.
After graduating from Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, Norton entered the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). However, he did not graduate from RADU as he left just six months before graduation to devote himself fully to his acting career.
The London native made his big screen debut in the 2009 youth drama series Education. He then appeared in a series of films and television shows in small roles until he was cast as Tommy Lee Royce in the TV series Happy Valley. The concert was an instant success and he became a superstar overnight.
The actor’s fame spread in the following years thanks to his stellar performances in films such as McMafia, Grantchester and Little Women.
James Norton’s Net Worth in 2023
James Norton’s professional acting career has brought him quite a fortune. James’s career began with the movie “An Education” in 2009, and since then, he has become one of the most popular television actors of his decade-long career. His estimated net worth is between $4.5 million and $5.5 million.
James Norton’s girlfriend, dating
James Norton’s relationship with actress Imogen Poots remains strong. The pair first met while starring in the West End production of Belleville at the Donmar Warehouse in 2017. On the other hand, Norton is having a close relationship away from the limelight. Since April 2020, the couple have lived together at Norton’s house in London. Poots has been spending her time between London and New York, so the pair have previously had a long-distance relationship.