Dean Norris

Submitted by on Oct 21, 2015

Dean Norris

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The American actor known for his role as Hank Schrader, an agent of the Office for Drug Control and brother-protagonist in the television series “Breaking Bad».

Dean Norris (Dean Joseph Norris) was born in the vicinity of Indiana, the son of the owner of a furniture store. He grew up in the company of four sisters, and graduated from Harvard College in 1985. Then, Dean Norris I became a student at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

– My father was a frontman for a musical group in his youth, and was very glad I connected his life with this business. Most parents dream that their offspring, a Harvard graduate, held high positions in investment banking or law firm … He never told me, “Stop” and seems to have been very glad that I chose the cinema.

Creative way Dean Norris / Dean Norris

The actor has a very impressive filmography, but until recently it was known only by the TV movie «No limit» (Without Limits) and «Shivers» (Tremors). In addition, Dean Norris has been involved in episodes of such famous series as “24 hours”(24)”Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles» (Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicle), «Confidential materials» (The X-Files), «Parts of the body» (Nip / Tuck), «Bones» (Bones), «Anatomy» (Grey’s Anatomy), «Lost» (Lost), «Six Feet Under» (Six Feet Under) and its track record in feature films appear “Gattaca» (Gattaca), «Terminator 2: Judgment Day» (Terminator 2: Judgment Day) and others.

Dean Norris often plays a law enforcement or the military.

In 2008, Dean Norris I was one of the supporting roles in American television series “Breaking Bad» (Breaking Bad), twice winner of an Emmy Award. In the center of the story – the story of a school chemistry teacher Walter White (Bryan Cranston), who is forced to engage in the production of methamphetamine due to progressive lung cancer.

Dean Norris played the role of Hank Schrader, an investigator of the Office of the fight against drugs and in combination, relative to Walter. His wife Marie (Betsy Brandt) – the sister of the main character’s wife, Skyler (Anna Gunn). Hero Dean Norris is directly involved in this story, because it was he instructed to carry out the investigation of the loss of some of the office equipment chemistry at school. He – a good psychologist and professional, but it is too rude and short-tempered.

– Just think, we live in an age of “anti-heroes”. Take a look at Emmy Award nominees: serial killers of TV series “Dexter”and”Breaking Bad,”Damien Lewis of the terrorist thriller”The stranger among us” – all those guys are at the peak of popularity. Viewers no longer need the good guys, and I’m one of them. I love our project, but the Walt scares me. In the first episode, I found him the epitome of a psychopath.

In 2012, it became known that Dean Norris appear in the film adaptation of the novel by Steven Spielberg. fiction horror film “Beyond» (Under the Dome), thrillers «frozen ground» (The Frozen Ground) and “Lawyer» (The Counselor).

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His wife – a woman named Bridget, who works as a lawyer. The family lives in a big house in Los Angeles, and five children.

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