Edward Norris

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Edward Norris
Edward Norris in trailer for "They Won't Forget" (1937)
Born Septimus Edward Norris
(1911-03-10)March 10, 1911
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died December 18, 2002(2002-12-18) (aged 91)
Fort Bragg, California, USA
Occupation actor
Years active 1933–1963
Spouse(s) Ann Sheridan (1936–1938) (divorced)
Lona Andre (1935–1935) (divorced)
Virginia Bell Hiller Norris (1927–1932) (divorced) 1 child

Edward Norris (March 10, 1911 – December 18, 2002) was an American film actor.


He was born on March 10, 1911. Norris made his television debut in 1951 with two appearances on Fireside Theater. During the course of his 12-year span on television he made two guest appearances on Perry Mason: in 1958 he played George Gordon in "The Case of the Fiery Fingers," and in 1962 he played Sam Hadley in "The Case of the Tarnished Trademark." He ended his film and television career the following year when he appeared on an episode of The Third Man, titled "Ghost Town." He died on December 18, 2002.

Selected filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1935 Teacher's Beau
1936 Magnificent Brute
1937 They Won't Forget
1938 Boys Town
1939 The Gorilla
On Trial
1940 Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet
1941 Angels with Broken Wings
Road Show
1942 The Great Impersonation
The Lady Has Plans
1943 You Can't Beat the Law
Wings Over the Pacific US filer
1944 Men on Her Mind
1946 Decoy
1949 Forgotten Women Andy Emerson
The Wolf Hunters
1953 The Man from the Alamo
Murder Without Tears Warren Richards

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