Anthony Perkins was born April 4, 1932 in New York City to Janet Esselstyn (Rane) and Osgood Perkins, an actor of both stage and film. His paternal great-grandfather was noted engraver Andrew Varick Stout Anthony.
Perkins attended the Brooks School, the Browne & Nichols School, Columbia University and Rollins College. He made his screen debut in "The Actress", and was nominated for a Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his second film, "Friendly Persuasion". Three years later, he appeared in what would be his most memorable role to date, Norman Bates in "Psycho".
Name: Anthony Perkins
Known for: Psycho
BirthDay: 04, Apr ,1932