Norman Reedus
Norman Reedus

Norman Reedus is an American actor, Voice actor, photographer, model, and director. Although Norman didn’t go to any school to learn about his acting skills, his person and dedication is what has brought him to where he is today. The major breakthrough of his career was after he was featured in ‘The Walking Dead.’

Quick Biography

Norman Reedus was born Norman Mark Reedus on the 6th of January in 1969 in Hollywood, Florida, USA. He is the son of Norman Reedus (businessman) and Marianne (nee Yarber), a teacher. He has a younger sister, known as Leslie Renee Reedus.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Norman Mark Reedus
Age: 52 years old
Birth Date: 6 January 1969
Birth Place: Hollywood, Florida, USA
Nationality: American
Religion: Christianity
Parents: Ira Norman Reedus and Marianne (née Yarber)
Spouse: Diane Kruger (2016-), Helena Christensen (1998–2003)
Children: Mingus Lucien Reedus
Height: 1.78 m
Weight: 76 kg
Profession: Actor, Voice actor, photographer, model, and director
Net Worth in 2021: $20 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Norman Reedus is currently 52 years old since he was born on the 6th of June in 1969. He stands 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) tall and currently weighs 76 kg. Details of his other body measurements have been private.

Education, School/College University

He dropped out of school in 10th grade. Although he didn’t have any career development at that time, he preferred taking odd jobs and selling paintings throughout the way to support himself. He moved to Japan, then sometime later went to England and lastly to Spain. Later on, Norman went back to Los Angeles to be with his girlfriend. The girl, however, disappointed him by marrying her ex-boyfriend.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Norman Reedus is the son of Ira Norman Reedus (businessman) and Marianne (nee Yarber), a teacher. He is American with Italian, English, Irish, and Scottish ancestry. He has a younger sister, known as Leslie Renee Reedus. He has two other half-siblings from his mother’s re-marriage. He is a Roman Catholic Christian but not active politically.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Norman Reedus With Wife Diane Kruger
Norman Reedus With Wife Diane Kruger

Although Norman Reedus has been involved in multiple girls, there are two major relationships that carry more weight than the rest. One is with Helena Christensen. He started dating Helena in 1998, and although there is no confirmation of their marriage, it is clear that they have a son together. Their son Mingus Lucien Reedus was born on 13th October 1999. The two have remained friends to date and share the custody of their son.

In 2015, he met Diane Kruger during the filming of Sky. They became friends and started dating privately, but in July 2016, they came out into the limelight as a couple. In November 2018, Kruger gave birth to her first child (a daughter) and Norman’s 2nd child. The couple is still living together as husband and wife.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 2016
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is Norman Reedus Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Diane Kruger
Kids: Yes (Mingus Lucien Reedus)

Professional Life and Career

Norman’s film debut was in a horror film mimic known as Guillermo del Toro’s in 1997. He again played a role in the Boondocks Saints (1999), where he featured as ‘Murphy MacManus.’ In the same year, he appeared in 8mm, where he was featured with Nicholas Cage. He again appeared in Gossip in 2000 with James Masden and Blade II in 2002 with Wesley Snipes.

However, in 2010, he got his breakthrough in his career as an actor after playing a role in ‘The Walking Dead’ season one. In the movie, he was cast as “Daryl Dixon.” In season two of the movie, Norman was added as the main actor. His performance in this movie earned him a ‘Best Supporting Actor’ nomination by the Saturn Awards.

The show also stars famous actors like; Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Danai Gurira, Andrew Lincoln and Steven Yeun. In the 2016 travel series known as Ride with Norman, Reedus Norman was featured as himself. Norman has had an appearance on shows like; Special Victims Unit, Law $ Order, and Charmed.

Awards & Nominations

Just like many other celebrities, Norman has been lucky enough to bag a number of accolades. Some of the accolades he has been awarded include; Satellite Awards for Best Television Ensemble in 1998 for the movie Walking Dead. He also won two awards for the same movie in 2012 (IGN Awards and IGN People’s Choice Awards as Best TV Hero), just to mention a few.

Norman Reedus Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021

Norman Reedus Net Worth
Norman Reedus Net Worth

In every episode of The Walking, Dead Norman receives a salary of $650,000. This was again raised to $1 million by 2019. As of October 2021, his total net worth stands at $20 million. His main source of income is from his acting career and especially after he appeared in the movie ‘Walking Dead.’

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Apart from the two relationships mentioned above, he has been said to date many other girls since he became a celebrity. Many of the girls are celebrities, but none of the relationships has been confirmed.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Norman Reedus Facebook page has around 6.6M fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 3.92M followers. On Norman Reedus Instagram account, he has around 6.3M followers while on YouTube, Norman Reedus has around 11.7k subscribers.

Norman Reedus is a hardworking actor who has succeeded in this industry because of his determination and passion for acting. Although he started out doing odd jobs, that didn’t stop him from realizing his dreams.


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