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Norm Lewis Biography

Birth Place:
Tallahassee, Florida, United States
Actor, singer, producer

Fast Facts

  • Was raised in Eatonville, Florida
  • Worked at the primary newspaper of Orlando, Florida, the Orlando Sentinel
  • Started his acting career in theater
  • In 2008, released his debut studio album This Is the Life!In 2014, became the first African American to play the role of the Phantom in The Phantom of the Opera on Broadway
  • A founding member of Black Theatre United


  • 2020Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: nominated