Graham Norton BioGraphy

His’s full name is Graham William Walker. Apart from being an Irish actor, he is also a writer, comedian, commentator and presenter. He is better known by the stage name Graham Norton. Graham William Walker opened his little eyes on 4 April 1963 for the first time in this world. His birth place is Klondalkin, Ireland. At present Graham’s age is 58 years. His birth sign is Aries. They have Irish.

Graham Norton BioGraphy

His father’s name is Billy Walker and his mother’s name is Rhoda Walker. His father died in 2000. His father was a sales representative for Guinness. Graham has an older sister named Paula Giles. He grew up with his older sister in the predominantly Catholic town of Bandon, County Cork, in a Protestant (Church of Ireland) family. He tells about his childhood memories of County Cork that he felt somewhat isolated here. Billy’s family was from County Wicklow. Rhoda Walker is a native of Belfast.In 2007 he starred in the genealogy series Who Do You Think You Are? Discovered during an episode of K? Billy’s direct ancestors were Englishmen. 1713 ,he originated in Yorkshire before emigrating to Ireland.

Early Life

Graham took admission in Bandon Grammar School in West Cork to do his schooling from where he did his schooling. After that he took admission in University College Cork for his further studies. In the 1980s he spent two years studying English and French. But then he did not complete his studies after this actor had a breakdown and refused to leave his dorm room.In 2013 Graham William Walker received an honorary doctorate from the university.

In 2013  Walker received an honorary doctorate from the university. The actor then moved to London in the late 1980s to attend the Central School of Speech and Drama. After coming to London, this Graham also worked as a waiter. He had joined the actors’ union Equity. He then chose his great-grandmother’s maiden name (Norton) as his new surname. He had to do this because he already had an actor named Graham Walker in his union.

Personal Life

He was beaten, robbed and stabbed by a group of assailants in London in 1989.He had lost half of his blood in this incident by being stabbed and almost died. But it was there that an elderly couple had called an ambulance on time to help them, which saved their life. When he was attacked, he was walking alone on the road when a group of attackers attacked him.

After that he was admitted in the hospital for two and a half weeks.There was a theft in his house in January 2012. In this theft, the thieves stole his Lexus keys. The very next day after this incident, the actor had appealed to return his car during a BBC Radio 2 show. He mainly lives in the vaping area of London. This actor also owns an apartment in New York City and a holiday home in Ahakista, County Cork.He is an animal lover. He had two dogs. The name of his dog is Bailey who is a Labradoodle and the name of another dog is Madge who is a Terrier. In 2012, his dogs were adopted from the UK charity Dogs Trust.In December 2019, one of his dogs named Madge had died. And their second dog named Bailey died in Cork in October 2020 at the age of 15.


He is openly gay. He dated Christian Seiber. Saber works as drag queen Tina Berner. After that he separated in 2013 after dating Trevor Patterson for two years. After that he started dating Andrew Smith. After dating for a few years, he broke up with Andrew Smith in 2015.

Real Name Graham William Walker,
Nick Name Graham Norton
Age 58 years old
Date Of Birth 4 April 1963
Nationality Irish
Religion Christian
Gender Male
Birth Place
Clondalkin, Ireland
  • Actor
  • Author
  • Comedian
  • Commentator
  • Writer
Zodiac sign Aries
Years active 1992–present
Ethnicity Irish
Father Name Billy Walker
Mother Name Rhoda Walker
Sister Name Paula Giles
Brother Name
Children Name Yet not
Partner Name
School Name Bandon Grammar School in West Cork
College Name
  • University College Cork
  • Central School of Speech and Drama
Qualification Graduate
 Physical Status
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5ft 8 ½ (174 cm)
Body type Fit
Weight in Kilograms- 75 kg; in Pounds- 165 lbs
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Grayish white
Shoe Size 16 (US)
Chest size 42 inches
Waist  size 32 Inches
Biceps size 18 inches
Sexual Orientation Straight
  Relationship Status
Are you married ? No
Is he Gay No
Any Affair No
Wife Name Yet Not married
 Partner  Name Yet not
  Social Network
Facebook Link not active
Instagram Link
Twitter Link 
YouTube Link not active


He won the Gaytime Award in the category of 1999 Gay Presenter of the Year. In 2000, he won the British Academy Television Awards in the Best Entertainment Performance category for his performance in So Graham Norton. In 2001, he won the Royal Television Society in the category of Best Presenter for his performance in So Graham Norton.

He then won the British Academy Television Awards in the categories of Best Entertainment Performance, Lew Grade Award for Entertainment Program and Best Comedy Program or Series in 2001, 2002, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2015. In 2017, he won the National Television Awards in the Special Recognition Award category for his performance in The Graham Norton Show.

Net Worth

His net worth approx  £17 million.

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