Peter Dinklage

Peter Dinklage Movies and TV Shows

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).

Personal info

  • Gender: Male
  • Date of birth: 6/11/1969 (52 years old)
  • Place of birth: Morristown, New Jersey, USA
  • nationality: American
  • height: 1.35 m
  • Net worth: $25,000,000

Acting

Year
Genre
IMDB
TMDB
Available on the following streaming services in the United States
Thor: Love and Thunder
Thor: Love and Thunder (2022)
role:
Eitri
2022

Action

Adventure

Comedy

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

0
2021

Documentary

War & Politics

7.4
74%
I Care a Lot
IMDB 6.3
TMDB 62%
role:
Roman Lunyov
2021

Comedy

Crime

Thriller

6.3
62%
The Croods: A New Age
IMDB 6.9
TMDB 76%
role:
Phil Betterman (voice)
2020

Adventure

Animation

Family

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.9
76%
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2019

Comedy

6.1
60%
The Angry Birds Movie 2
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 72%
role:
Mighty Eagle (voice)
2019

Adventure

Animation

Comedy

Family

6.4
72%
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2013

Adventure

Comedy

Horror

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

5.5
57%
Scrat's Continental Crack-Up: Part 2
Scrat's Continental Crack-Up: Part 2 (2011)
IMDB 6.8
TMDB 65%
role:
Captain Gutt (voice)
2011

Adventure

Animation

Comedy

6.8
65%
Game of Thrones
IMDB 9.2
TMDB 84%
role:
Tyrion Lannister
2011

Action

Adventure

Drama

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

9.2
84%
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Pete Smalls Is Dead
Pete Smalls Is Dead (2010)
IMDB 5.0
TMDB 46%
role:
K.C. & 1 more
2010

Comedy

5.0
46%
I Love You Too
I Love You Too (2010)
IMDB 6.0
TMDB 60%
role:
Charlie
2010

Comedy

Drama

Romance

6.0
60%
2010

Comedy

5.6
57%
Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX
Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX (2008)
IMDB 7.4
TMDB 60%
role:
Himself
2008

Documentary

7.4
60%
Underdog
IMDB 4.7
TMDB 53%
role:
Dr. Simon Barsinister
2007

Action

Adventure

Comedy

Family

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

4.7
53%
Lassie
Lassie (2005)
IMDB 6.7
TMDB 67%
role:
Rowlie
2005

Adventure

Drama

Family

6.7
67%
Threshold
Threshold (2005)
IMDB 7.3
TMDB 71%
role:
Arthur Ramsey
2005

Action

Adventure

Drama

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.3
71%
Bullet
Bullet (1996)
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 62%
role:
Building Manager
1996

Action

Drama

Thriller

6.4
62%

FAQs

Some movies or TV shows available in the United States starring or involving Peter Dinklage are, for example, Cyrano, How to Become a Tyrant and I Care a Lot.
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