Born: 6 January 1969
- Norman Reedus – American actor and screenwriter. Known primarily due roles in the series (“The Walking Dead”, “Charmed”) and the movie “The Boondock Saints”and”American Gangster».
Norman Reedus Biography / Norman Reedus
Norman Reedus was born in Hollywood, Florida, and grew up in Los Angeles. Before becoming an actor, he worked as a shop assistant, photographer, sculptor and painter. First he played a role in the production of ‘Card for drowning “in Tiffany Theater on Sunset Boulevard.
He made his debut in the movie Norman Reedus in 1997 – when he played in the film Guillermo Del Toro «Mutant». Later he worked in comedy director Adam Bernstein «Blood and milk», where he played a modest and shy young man suffering from excessive tutelage of the mother.
Because of the important role of the actor in the late 90’s to be noted thriller «8 mm» (1999) and the crime comedy «The Boondock Saints», which received some time almost cult status. In this tape Reedus portrayed a kind of national avenger of the Irish slums, who along with his brother to administer justice “by the rules” in the area.
In the first half of “zero» Norman Reedus a lot of work, but most of his film not well known to the Russian audience. From this list, the paintings can be identified unless the thriller «Gossip» (2000) and the comic fantasy «Blade 2» (2002), directed by Guillermo Del Toro. In addition, the actor did a fine job with the main role in the thriller «Wild Luck», where he played a desperate petty thief who got a job in a circus.
At the same time a lot Reedus appeared in television projects. He worked on the set of TV series «Charmed», «Masters of Horror», «soup» and other shows.
In 2007, the actor starred in the movie Chris Solimina on the script Andrei Konchalovsky «Chill», which also played a few Russian actors – Xenia Buravsky Slava Jester and Konstantin Yushkevich. In the same year Reedus portrayed the detective in the successful crime drama Ridley Scott «Gangster» a Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe .
In the second half of the two thousandth Norman Reedus battered mostly supporting roles in various projects – for example, in a fantastic horror film «Pandorum» (2009), a thriller «The Conspirator » (2010). He also starred in the sequel “Boondock Saints”; sequel, however, such glory as the first part was not.
In 2010, the series started sverhuspeshnyh «The Walking Dead», adaptation of the eponymous comic book. In this TV show Norman Reedus managed to get a major role – he played one of the most important members of the group of survivors called Dairy Dixon.
Life Norman Reedus / Norman Reedus
Norman Reedus has repeatedly worked as a model – he performed in shows and in commercials Prada, Alessandro Dell’Acqua, Durban, Levi’s, Lexus and Morgenthal Fredrics. In addition, he appeared in music videos by various artists, among whom were Lady Gaga. Bjork and other stars.
Norman Reedus was married to model Helena Christensen From 1998 to 2003, the couple had a son named Mingus Lucianne.
In 2005, the actor was in a serious car accident in Germany – as a result he lost his left eye; Now he walks with a metal prosthesis.