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Norbert Leo Butz is a Actor American born on 30 january 1967 at St. Louis (USA)

Norbert Leo Butz

Norbert Leo Butz
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Nationality USA
Birth 30 january 1967 (52 years) at St. Louis (USA)

Norbert Leo Butz (born January 30, 1967) is an American actor and singer best known for his work in Broadway theatre. He is a two-time winner of the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical, and is one of only nine actors
ever to have won the award twice as lead actor.

Biography

Butz was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Elaine (née Bourisaw) and Norbert Butz. He was raised in a middle-class family; his parents are devout Catholics. He is the seventh of 11 children in his family and is named after his father, Norbert. Some of his first theatre roles included playing the male leads at local all-girl high schools, such as Cor Jesu Academy and Nerinx Hall. He graduated from Bishop DuBourg High School. Butz earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from The Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University and a Master of Fine Arts from The University of Alabama/Alabama Shakespeare Festival's Professional Actor Training Program.

The murder of his sister, Teresa Butz, made national news when an assailant stabbed both her and her partner in her Seattle-area home on July 19, 2009.

Butz's daughter, Georgia Teresa, was born on January 2, 2011. Butz has two additional daughters, Clara and Maggie Davis, from a previous marriage.

Usually with

Jessica Hecht
Jessica Hecht
(3 films)
Doug Liman
Doug Liman
(1 films)
Jason Bateman
Jason Bateman
(2 films)
Tim Metcalfe
Tim Metcalfe
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Norbert Leo Butz (10 films)

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Actor

Better Living Through Chemistry
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Actors Sam Rockwell, Olivia Wilde, Michelle Monaghan, Ray Liotta, Judi Dench, Ben Schwartz
Roles Agent Andrew Carp
Rating62% 3.1484853.1484853.1484853.1484853.148485
Le pharmacien d'un petit village, coincé dans un mariage sans amour, s'engage dans une relation avec une femme qui l'initie aux plaisirs des drogues de prescription.
The English Teacher, 1h33
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romance
Themes Films about education
Actors Julianne Moore, Greg Kinnear, Michael Angarano, Nathan Lane, Fiona Shaw, Lily Collins
Roles Vice Principal Phil Pelaski
Rating57% 2.899482.899482.899482.899482.89948
Linda Sinclair (Moore) is a high school English teacher in the small town of Kingston, Pennsylvania. She is passionate about her subject and popular with her students, but lives alone in a simple existence. When her former pupil Jason Sherwood (Angarano) returns after failing to succeed as a playwright, Linda convinces him to produce his play at the school. Jason's overbearing father, Dr. Tom Sherwood (Kinnear), pressures him to attend law school instead. Complications arise after Linda and Jason sleep together, which affects her and everyone around her including the play.
Disconnect
Disconnect (2012)
, 1h55
Directed by Henry-Alex Rubin
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Themes Films about computing, Films about sexuality, Erotic films, Films about prostitution
Actors Alexander Skarsgård, Jason Bateman, Paula Patton, Max Thieriot, Andrea Riseborough, Colin Ford
Roles Peter
Rating74% 3.7479253.7479253.7479253.7479253.747925
An ambitious, up-and-coming reporter Nina Dunham has much success with her interview with underage video chat-room stripper Kyle. Kyle, a runaway, works in a whole "house" with other chat-room strippers under his boss, Harvey. However, the FBI wants her to reveal his address in order to shut down the whole website that hosts the web-rooms. Since she has paid him in order to make initial contact, she may have broken the law, making the police and her boss put pressure on her to cooperate. Nina wants to save him from the business, yet fears losing his trust in the process. Kyle reluctantly gives her the address, and somehow, Harvey is tipped off and the entire house flees. When Nina discovers this, she follows them to the motel where they're staying, and asks Kyle to leave with her. At first, Kyle is hopeful for the future and willing, but when Nina is hesitant to guarantee him safe haven in her home, he resists. Harvey watches the argument, then slaps Nina. The entire group of chat-room strippers leave and Nina drives away in tears.
Greetings from Tim Buckley, 1h39
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Musical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Musical films
Actors Penn Badgley, Imogen Poots, Frank Wood, Norbert Leo Butz, Ilana Levine, William Sadler
Roles Hal Wilner
Rating61% 3.050143.050143.050143.050143.05014
In 1991, a young Jeff Buckley rehearses for his public singing debut at a Brooklyn tribute show for his father, the late folk singer Tim Buckley. Struggling with the legacy of a man he barely knew, Jeff forms a friendship with an enigmatic young woman Allie, working at the show and begins to discover the powerful potential of his own musical voice. Greetings from Tim Buckley is filled with stirring musical performances and the memorable songs of a father and son who were each among the most beloved singer/songwriters of their respective generations.
Disconnect
Disconnect (2012)
, 1h55
Directed by Henry-Alex Rubin
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Actors Alexander Skarsgård, Hope Davis, Jason Bateman, Frank Grillo, Paula Patton, Max Thieriot
Roles Peter
Rating74% 3.747923.747923.747923.747923.74792
Un groupe de personnes et leurs relations à Internet.
Higher Ground, 1h54
Directed by Vera Farmiga
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Biography
Themes Films about religion
Actors Vera Farmiga, Joshua Leonard, Norbert Leo Butz, Dagmara Domińczyk, John Hawkes, Nina Arianda
Roles Pastor Bill
Rating62% 3.148823.148823.148823.148823.14882
1961–72 Corinne Walker is a young girl who is skeptical about God. After the stillbirth of her brother, her parent's marriage disintegrates over the course of several years. As a teenager (Taissa Farmiga), she meets Ethan (Boyd Holbrook), a budding musician in local rock band The Renegades. They get married after Corinne becomes pregnant, and have their daughter Abigail. While touring with Ethan's band, their bus crashes into a river. Ethan rushes to save Abby, and Corinne pleads with God to save her. Abby is pulled out of the bus before it sinks into the water, and Ethan believes that God wanted them to live. Ethan and Corinne grow more and more interested in Jesus, eventually giving themselves over to a radical New Testament church.
Fair Game
Fair Game (2010)
, 1h45
Directed by Doug Liman
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Themes Spy films, Political films
Actors Naomi Watts, Sean Penn, Noah Emmerich, Ty Burrell, Sam Shepard, Bruce McGill
Roles Steve
Rating67% 3.399033.399033.399033.399033.39903
Valerie Plame is employed by the Central Intelligence Agency, a fact known outside the agency to no one except her husband and parents. She is an intelligence officer involved in a number of sensitive and sometimes dangerous covert operations overseas.
Dan in Real Life, 1h38
Directed by Peter Hedges
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Steve Carell, Juliette Binoche, Dianne Wiest, John Mahoney, Marlene Lawston, Emily Blunt
Roles Clay
Rating67% 3.3987053.3987053.3987053.3987053.398705
Dan Burns (Steve Carell) is a newspaper advice columnist, a widower, and concerned, borderline-helicopter, single-parent to his three girls, -older teens Jane (Alison Pill), and Cara (Britt Robertson), and precocious, young Lilly (Marlene Lawston). The family takes a trip from their New Jersey suburban home to the rambling, Rhode Island home of his parents (Dianne Wiest and John Mahoney) for an annual family gathering. Also in attendance are Dan's sister and brother (Norbert Leo Butz) their families and his younger brother, Mitch (Dane Cook), a shallow, though likeable personal trainer based in New York City.
Looking for an Echo, 1h37
Directed by Martin Davidson
Origin USA
Actors Armand Assante, Diane Venora, Edoardo Ballerini, Joe Grifasi, Tom Mason, Anthony Denison
Rating68% 3.4377053.4377053.4377053.4377053.437705
The lead singer of an oldies group reminisces about the good ol' days and a potential comeback.