Peter Dinklage

Peter Dinklage

  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 11-06-1969
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Morristown, New Jersey, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Питер Динклэйдж

  • Popularity: 18.05
  • Homepage: N/A

Peter Dinklage is an American actor. Since his breakout role in The Station Agent (2003), he has appeared in numerous films and theatre plays. Since 2011, Dinklage has portrayed Tyrion Lannister in the HBO series Game of Thrones. For this he won an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Series, Miniseries or Television Film in 2011. Peter Hayden Dinklage was born in Morristown, New Jersey, to Diane (Hayden), an elementary school teacher, and John Carl Dinklage, an insurance salesman. He is of German, Irish, and English descent. In 1991, he received a degree in drama from Bennington College and began his career. His exquisite theatre work that expresses brilliantly the unique range of his acting qualities, includes remarkable performances full of profoundness, charisma, intelligence, sensation and insights in plays such as "The Killing Act", "Imperfect Love", Ivan Turgenev's "A Month in the Country" as well as the title roles in William Shakespeare's "Richard III" and in Anton Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya". Peter Dinklage received acclaim for his first film, Living in Oblivion (1995), where he played an actor frustrated with the limited and caricatured roles offered to actors who have dwarfism. In 2003, he starred in The Station Agent (2003), written and directed by Tom McCarthy. The movie received critical praise as well as Peter Dinklage's work including nominations such as for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role at the "Screen Actors Guild" and Best Male Lead at the "Film Independent Spirit Awards". One of his next roles has been the one of Miles Finch, an acclaimed children's book author, in Elf (2003). Sob Suspeita (2006), the original English Death at a Funeral (2007), its American remake Death at a Funeral (2010), Penelope (2006), The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008) and X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) are also included in his brilliant work concerning feature films. His fine work in television also includes shows such as Entourage (2004), Life as We Know It (2004), Threshold (2005) and Nip/Tuck (2003). In 2011, the primary role of Tyrion Lannister, a man of sharp wit and bright spirit, in Game of Thrones (2011), was incarnated with unique greatness in Dinklage's unparalleled performance. The series is an adaptation of author George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series, and his work has received widespread praise, highlighted by his receiving the Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series at The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards (2011), The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards (2015) and The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards (2018), as well as The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2012) for Best Supporting Actor - Series, Miniseries or Television Film. In 2012, Dinklage voiced Captain Gutt in Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012). In 2014, he starred in the comedy horror film Knights of Badassdom (2013) and portrayed Bolivar Trask in the superhero film X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014). In 2016, Dinklage provided the voice of The Mighty Eagle in The Angry Birds Movie (2016).

Year Movie Character
2003 The Station Agent as Finbar McBride
2010 Pete Smalls Is Dead as K.C.
2013 Knights of Badassdom as Hung
2017 Rememory as Sam Bloom
1970 The Thicket as Reginald Jones
2018 I Think We're Alone Now as Del
2017 Our Life as Chad Johnson
1970 The Dwarf
1970 Brothers as Jady
1970 Good Bad & Undead as Van Helsing
2021 Cyrano as Cyrano de Bergerac
1970 Keith
1970 Hitpig as Hitpig (voice)
2023 The Toxic Avenger as Winston Gooze / The Toxic Avenger
2022 American Dreamer as Dr. Phil Loder
2023 She Came to Me as Steven Lauddem
2015 Game of Thrones The IMAX Experience as Tyrion Lannister
2015 Taxi as Marc
2017 Three Christs as Joseph
2011 Scrat's Continental Crack-Up: Part 2 as Captain Gutt (voice)
2018 My Dinner with Hervé as Hervé Villechaize
2017 The David S. Pumpkins Halloween Special as Narrator/Adult Kevin (voice)
2021 I Care a Lot as Roman Lunyov
2010 I Love You Too as Charlie
2014 The Angriest Man in Brooklyn as Aaron Altmann
2016 The Boss as Renault
1970 The Wild Bunch
2006 Find Me Guilty as Ben Klandis
2005 Lassie as Rowlie
2006 Little Fugitive as Sam Norton
2014 Low Down as Alain
2015 Pixels as Eddie Plant
2002 13 Moons as Binky
2010 Saint John of Las Vegas as Mr. Townsend
2018 The Origins of Ebbing as Himself/''James''
2007 Underdog as Dr. Simon Barsinister
2006 Penelope as Lemon
2002 Just a Kiss as Dink
2003 Tiptoes as Maurice
2005 Nobody Wants Your Film as Self
2006 Ultra as The Scientist
1999 Pigeonholed
2019 Game of Thrones: The Last Watch as Self
2023 The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes as Casca Highbottom
2023 Transformers: Rise of the Beasts as Scourge (voice)
2016 The Angry Birds Movie as Mighty Eagle (voice)
2007 Ascension Day
2004 Surviving Eden as Sterno
2008 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian as Trumpkin
1995 Living in Oblivion as Tito
2008 Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX as Himself
2011 A Little Bit of Heaven as Vinnie
2013 A Case of You as Gerard
2017 Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri as James
2006 The Limbo Room as Dusty Spitz
2010 The Last Rites of Ransom Pride as dwarf
2012 Ice Age: Continental Drift as Captain Gutt (voice)
2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past as Bolivar Trask
2001 Never Again as Harry Appleton
2020 The Croods: A New Age as Phil Betterman (voice)
2019 Between Two Ferns: The Movie as Peter Dinklage
2003 Elf as Miles Finch
2010 Death at a Funeral as Frank
2001 Human Nature as Frank
2021 Dear Diary: World's First Pranks as Phil Betterman (voice)
2005 The Baxter as Benson Hedges
2019 The Angry Birds Movie 2 as Mighty Eagle (voice)
2007 Death at a Funeral as Peter
1996 Bullet as Building Manager
1998 Safe Men as Leflore
2018 Avengers: Infinity War as Eitri
2013 Knights of Badassdom
2018 I Think We're Alone Now
2018 My Dinner with Hervé
1970 Brothers
2010 Pete Smalls Is Dead
1970 Good Bad & Undead
1970 Keith
2022 American Dreamer
1970 The Thicket
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2005 Threshold (13 episode) as Arthur Ramsey
1996 The Daily Show (2 episode) as Self
2006 30 Rock (1 episode) as Stewart
1999 Third Watch (1 episode)
2000 The $treet (1 episode) as Little Person
2004 Entourage (1 episode)
2003 Nip/Tuck (4 episode)
2003 I'm with Her (3 episode)
2011 Game of Thrones (73 episode) as Tyrion 'The Halfman' Lannister
2004 Life As We Know It (2 episode) as Dr. Belber
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Self - Host
2015 The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2 episode) as Self
2021 How to Become a Tyrant (6 episode) as Narrator
2007 The Graham Norton Show (1 episode) as Self
2013 Rick and Morty (1 episode) as Chans (voice)
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Self - Cameo (uncredited)
2021 Marvel Studios Legends (1 episode) as Eitri the Dwarf (archive footage)
2023 How to Become a Cult Leader (6 episode) as Narrator (voice)
1997 Oz (1 episode) as Murder Victim (uncredited)
1992 MTV Movie & TV Awards (1 episode) as Self / Presenter
2023 How to Become a Cult Leader (6 episode) Production as (Executive Producer)

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