He has also directed and co-written films, including his directorial debut, Keeping the Faith (2000).
He has done uncredited work on the scripts for The Score (2001), Frida (2002) and The Incredible Hulk (2008).
In July 2010, Norton was designated as the United Nations Goodwill Ambassador for Biodiversity by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.
On July 2, 2014, Norton was elected chairman of the board of trustees to Signature Theatre, a not-for-profit theater company in New York.
He also starred in other roles, such as The People vs.
Larry Flynt (1996), Fight Club (1999), Red Dragon (2002), 25th Hour (2002), Kingdom of Heaven (2005), The Illusionist (2006), Moonrise Kingdom (2012), The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) and Sausage Party (2016).
Edward Harrison Norton (born August 18, 1969) is an American actor and filmmaker.
He has been nominated for three Academy Awards for his work in the films Primal Fear (1996), American History X (1998) and Birdman (2014).
Before that, she had volatile relationship with her ex-fiancé Levi Johnston, with whom she has a two-year-old son, Tripp.
From 1981 to 1985, along with his brother, Norton attended Camp Pasquaney on the shores of Newfound Lake in Bristol, New Hampshire, where he won the acting cup in 1984; he returned to the camp's council for two years by directing theater, and maintains close connections with the camp.