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Paul Norell’s biography, net worth, fact, career, awards and life story

IntroBritish actor
Is Actor 
Film actor 
Television actor 
From United Kingdom 
Type Film, TV, Stage & Radio 
Gendermale
Birth 11 February 1952, London, UK
Age:68 years
Star sign Aquarius

Paul Norell (born 11 February 1952) is an English actor residing in Auckland, New Zealand. He is known for his portrayal as the King of the Dead in Peter Jackson’s The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King. Some of his other credits include Hercules: The Legendary Journeys playing the traveling food merchant Falafel and Power Rangers: SPD. He attended the RingCon 2004. Paul has two brothers in the UK: David who is a former actor/director and now manages Oakham School’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre and teaches Acting; and Michael, who is a Consultant Cardiologist in Wolverhampton.

Partial filmography

  • An Angel at My Table (1990) – Bohemian
  • Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995–1999) – Falafel
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) – Easterling (uncredited)
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) – King of the Dead
  • River Queen (2005) – Surgeon
  • Power Rangers: SPD (2005, TV Series) – Supreme Commander Fowler Birdie