Graham William Walker is born in Clondalkin, Dublin, on a very auspicious date April 4, 1963. His family follows the Church of Ireland. The actor’s father’s ancestors came from Yorkshire—a fact that he found out after participating in the British genealogy documentary series ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ His mother was from Belfast.
Graham William Walker, is popularly known as Graham Norton, are an Irish television presenter, comedian, and writer. He is also known for his popular British comedy chat show ‘The Graham Norton Show’ for which he won the National Television Award in 2017. Norton is an eight-time British Academy Television Award (BAFTA TV Award) winner, five of which he always received for ‘The Graham Norton Show’.
Graham Norton Biography is filled with facts and life incidents. Let’s read below to know more about him.
|Nick Name||Graham William Walker|
|Date Of Birth||April 4, 1963|
|Age(as of 2020)||57 Years|
Graham Norton Career :
Graham Norton did his schooling at Bandon Grammar School, in West Cork, and then later he attended the University College, Cork, to study English and French. Later after two years, Norton decided to drop out. However, he would receive an honorary doctorate from the same institution three decades later.
After he decided to become an actor, he received training at the Central School of Speech and Drama. When the actor joined the actor’s union Equity, there was an actor registered under the name Graham Walker, which was Norton’s birth name. Which forced him to adopt a different name and then he also gracefully adopted his great-grandmother’s maiden name, Norton.
He appeared on the British radio program ‘Loose Ends’ as a panelist and comedian in the early 1990s. The show was telecast on BBC Radio 4 and was a huge hit. In the 1990s, Norton appeared in several shows including ‘The Jack Docherty Show’, ‘Bring Me the Head of Light Entertainment’, and ‘Carnal Knowledge’. All of these shows established Norton as a popular comic figure in the television industry among the audiences.
Graham Norton Family :
There is no information about his family. He has kept his family life secret and not shared any info about his family in any source.
Graham Norton Height and Weight:
There is no information about his height and weight. The actor has not shared any information on this topic.
Graham Norton Girlfriend/ Wife :
Graham Norton is openly gay and has talked about his homosexuality on multiple occasions. He supports the LGBTQA+ community regularly. He also dated Trevor Patterson and Andrew Smith.
Graham Norton Fun Trivia :
- Graham Norton’s eye color is blue.
- His hair color is Blonde.
- Graham Norton has disclosed gay and has talked about his homosexuality on multiple occasions.
- He supports the LGBTQA+ community regularly.
- The actor has two pet dogs, Bailey and Madge (labradoodle and terrier).
Graham Norton Net Worth:
|Net Worth||5 Million|
Graham Norton Social Media :
Graham Norton is socially active on her Instagram Handles.