Edward Harrison Norton (born August 18, 1969) is an American actor, filmmaker and activist. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards for his work in the films Primal Fear (1996), American History X (1998) and Birdman (2014). He also starred in other roles, such as Everyone Says I Love You (1996), 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) and The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014). He has also directed and co-written films, including his directorial debut, Keeping the Faith (2000).
For Disney, he portrayed Monty Brogan in 25th Hour, Lester "Worm" Murphy in Rounders, and Father Brian Finn in Keeping the Faith. He also portrayed Bruce Banner/Hulk in the movie The Incredible Hulk however was replaced by Mark Ruffalo starting with The Avengers.