Norm Lewis is an American actor and baritone singer best known to international television viewers for his recurring role as Senator Edison Davis in the political thriller television series The Fixer, known elsewhere as Scandal.
Growing up in the oldest Black-chartered municipality in the US, Eatonville, Florida, Norm always dreamed big. Known as a very versatile performer, he has been seen in films, on television, Broadway, opera and concert halls around the country and the world.
He started off by singing in the church choir. at high school and college choirs along with honing his talents as an actor in the professional theatres around his hometown.
He was spotted by a producer while singing at a bar in Orlando, Florida and was asked to perform in a show on Premier Cruise Lines, which eventually lead him to New York.
Norm has enjoyed both working and living in New York and Los Angeles for many years including performing the title role of Porgy in The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess with Audra McDonald at the Richard Rogers Theater.
He had a successful year's run in London playing the role of Javert in the West End's Les Miserables and was honoured to perform the same role for The 25th Anniversary Concert at the O2 Arena.
Other Broadway credits include Sondheim on Sondheim with Vanessa Williams and Barbara Cook, The Little Mermaid (King Triton), Les Miserables (Javert) Drama League Nomination, Chicago (Billy Flynn), Amour (Painter), Michael John LaChuisa's The Wild Party (Eddie), Side Show (Jake), Miss Saigon (John) and The Who's Tommy (The Specialist).
His film and television credits include Mystery Woman, All My Children, Detective Hale on As the World Turns and guest starring roles on Cosby and Strong Medicine, Confidences and Preaching to the Choir, along with numerous commercials.