Lee Norris is an American actor who has come to be famous for his various TV shows and movies. He is popular for his roles in productions such as Boy Meets World and One Tree Hill. A very talented actor who has had a good number of very important roles thrown his way, Norris started his career in 1991 as a child actor. Since then, he has remained relevant most especially as it has to do with TV appearances.
Lee Norris Biography
The actor was born Lee Michael Norris in Greenville, North Carolina, USA on September 25, 1981.
Inasmuch as he has been in the eyes of the public for almost all his life, there is nothing significant that is known about the kind of family in which he was brought up or even his parents.
He started his education at the Eastern Elementary School and then he moved to E.B. Aycock Middle School in his hometown of Greenville. However, acting would get in the way as he soon started getting roles that would see him away from school for a little while. He later returned and graduated from Junius H. Rose High School.
After high school, the actor proceeded to Wake Forest University from where he graduated in 2004. Soon after this, he settled down on improving his acting career.
Movies and TV Shows
Career-wise, Lee Norris has appeared in a good number of films and TV shows. Before making his film debut in 1995, he had already made his first appearance as an actor on TV in 1991 when he appeared in the American sitcom The Torkelsons until 1993. In the show, he got the main role of Chuckie Lee Torkelson which helped him to start his career with the right footing.
His next appearance was in an episode of the TV show The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles in 1993, where he portrays Kid #1. He was then in Boy Meets World as Stuart Minkus in 1993 followed by another appearance in American Gothic in 1995 as Benji Healy. Lee Norris then made appearances in the TV films A Mother’s Instinct (1996) and Any Place But Home (1997). In the same year (1997) when Goldie Hawn was making her directorial debut with the TV show, Hope, she picked the actor to play the role of Billy October.
Other TV shows that he has appeared in are Dawson’s Creek (2000), One Tree Hill (2003 -2012), October Road (2007), Paulilu Mixtape (2012), Girl Meets World (2014-2017), and The Walking Dead (2017).
His started his film career with the portrayal of Silver Boy in the 1995 drama film The Journey of August King. The next year, he was Perry in A Step Toward Tomorrow. Concentrating more on TV, he didn’t get any film role until 2006 when he was given the role of Larry in Surf School followed by a portrayal of Mike Mageau in Zodiac in 2007. The Jeb Stuart directed drama film Blood Done Sign My Name became his next movie in which he portrayed Roger Oakley and then in 2014, he was in Gone Girl playing the role of an officer.
He is expected to make an appearance in the 2020 movie Greyhound. That said, his role has still not been revealed.
There have been various speculations regarding the parents of the American actor. There are those who claim that his father is Herman Lee Norris. However, the two men are not in any way related but for their names.
2. His Wife, Is He Married?
Lee is a married man who has tied the knot since 2011 to his wife, Andrea Norris. Although there is no information as regards how they met, it is known that they dated for quite a while before they decided to get married.
The couple has been rather notoriously private that not so much is known about their family life or if they have any kids. That said, they have remained very close and happy.
3. Other Facts
As regards his fortune, Lee Norris has a net worth that is estimated at $300 thousand US dollars. He made his fortune from his career as an actor who has more than 20 movies and TV shows to his name in a career that has spanned more than three decades.
With a slim build, he is not the tallest person one would get to meet, but he still has a good height, standing at 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m).