Norman Reedus is an American actor, model, photographer and a director who has majorly gained much popularity from the character he plays in a horror series known as The Walking Dead. He has acted in a number of movies making him more famous and known in different areas. In addition to this, he has also appeared in several music videos and modeled for popular and reputable brands while at the same time offering voiceovers for some video games. Here is a quick summary of the career, earnings, net worth of Norman Reedus in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Norman Reedus was born on 6th January 1969 in Hollywood, Florida in the United States. He has some ancestry in Irish, English, Italian and Scottish regions. His parents are Ira Norman Reedus who is his father and Marianne who is his mother. He spent his childhood in Los Angeles, in California and later moved to Japan, Ireland, and Spain.
In Venice, California, he worked in a Harley-Davidson shop from which he practiced craftsmanship in various shoes acting as a photographer, stone worker, painter, and a video artist. This was after he had attended Bethany College for one semester. His career later began in a play at the Tiffany Theatre. He currently resides in Manhattan.
Norman Reedus started dating in 1998 when he dated a model known as Helena Christensen. They conceived one son known as Mingus Lucien Reedus and later separated in the year 2003 without having married each other. Currently, they have friendly relations and share joint custody for their son.
Career, Award & Nominations
His first appearance in his career was in 1997 in a horror film known as Mimic while he was 28 years old from which he played the character of Jeremy. This was the root for his popularity when he was found by different executives and was on demand. After this, he then got frequent appearances in different films such as ‘Reach the Rock’, Six Ways to Sunday’, ‘Davis Is Dead’ and ‘Dark Harbor’. After two years, he then appeared in other films such as The Boondock Saints, and 8MM. Other films he has appeared include; Blade II, American Gangster, Deuces Wild, Moscow Chill, and Hero Wanted.
Norman has additionally been seen in the TV from 2003 when he was named Enchanted in 20013 and then followed other TV shows such as the Turbo Fast, American Dad, 13 Graves, etc. In 2008, he was seen in a show known as Red Canyon which was one of his big success in his career.
Due to his contribution to the execution of TVs, he was awarded as the Best Television Ensemble in the year 2012. He also received awards on Fangoria Chainsaw Award for the Best TV Supporting Actor and IGN Award for the Best TV Hero. Currently, Norman has been seen in TV known as Ride With Norman Reedus whereby Norman Reedus rides the bicycle through which he tricks with. He has also participated in other fields with success on the video games, artwork which is shown in Frankfurt on the art galleries as well as in photography.
Net Worth & Earnings
From his hard work and determination as a movie actor and on television, Norman Reedus has gained much of is worth from it. He has done very well on professional modeling for which he has modeled for reputable companies such as Durban, Prada and Alessandro Dell’Acqua. Finally, the film on Walking Dead has been one of the major contributions in his earnings from which he is paid a salary of $650,000 per each episode. He, therefore, has an estimated net worth of $20 Million.
Norman Reedus has continually gained fame with the high role played in ‘Walking Dead’ which has seen him gain much popularity on the internet celebrities. He has always remained determined and passionate in his career which has always encouraged him to move.