Jim Norton (actor)

Irish actor

James "Jim" Norton (born 4 January 1938) is an Irish character actor.[1] He is known for his roles in Straw Dogs, Memoirs of an Invisible Man, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, and in Water for Elephants.

Jim Norton
Born (1938-01-04) 4 January 1938 (age 86)
Years active1977-present
AwardsTony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play
2008 The Seafarer,
Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role
2007 The Seafarer

Norton was born on 4 January 1938 in Dublin, Ireland.


  1. Isherwood, Charles (2009-03-28). "An Irish Immigrant in Missitucky With the Lowdown on High Finance". New York Times. Retrieved 2009-08-19.

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