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: 11/06/1969 (55 years old)
  • Place of birth: Morristown, New Jersey, USA
  • nationality: American
  • height: 1.35 m
  • Net worth: $25,000,000
Year
Genre
IMDB
TMDB
Available on the following streaming services in the UK
Wicked
role:
Dr. Dillamond (voice)
Not available
2024

Drama

Romance

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

Not available
Unfrosted
IMDB 5.5
TMDB 53%
role:
Harry Friendly
2024

Comedy

History

5.5
53%
2023

Action

Adventure

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.8
72%
How to Become a Mob Boss
IMDB 6.6
TMDB 80%
role:
Executive Producer
2023

Documentary

6.6
80%
She Came to Me
IMDB 6.0
TMDB 61%
role:
Steven Lauddem
2023

Comedy

Drama

Romance

6.0
61%
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2023

Action

Adventure

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.0
73%
2022

Action

Adventure

Comedy

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.2
65%
Cyrano
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 64%
role:
Cyrano de Bergerac
2022

Drama

Music

Romance

6.4
64%
How to Become a Tyrant
IMDB 7.4
TMDB 74%
role:
Narrator
Not available
2021

Documentary

War & Politics

7.4
74%
Not available
I Care a Lot
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 66%
role:
Roman Lunyov
2021

Comedy

Crime

Thriller

6.4
66%
The Croods: A New Age
IMDB 6.9
TMDB 75%
role:
Phil Betterman (voice)
2020

Adventure

Animation

Family

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.9
75%
2019

Comedy

6.1
60%
The Angry Birds Movie 2
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 71%
role:
Mighty Eagle (voice)
2019

Adventure

Animation

Comedy

Family

6.4
71%
2019

Documentary

TV Movie

7.1
71%
My Dinner with Hervé
IMDB 6.9
TMDB 64%
role:
Executive Producer & 1 more
2018

Drama

TV Movie

6.9
64%
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I Think We're Alone Now
IMDB 5.7
TMDB 59%
role:
Producer & 1 more
2018

Drama

Mystery

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

5.7
59%
2018

Action

Adventure

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

8.4
82%
The David S. Pumpkins Halloween Special
IMDB 6.3
TMDB 47%
role:
Narrator/Adult Kevin (voice)
Not available
2017

Animation

Comedy

TV Movie

6.3
47%
Not available
Three Christs
IMDB 6.2
TMDB 68%
role:
Joseph
2017

Drama

6.2
68%
Rememory
IMDB 6.1
TMDB 61%
role:
Sam Bloom
2017

Drama

Mystery

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.1
61%
The Angry Birds Movie
IMDB 6.3
TMDB 62%
role:
Mighty Eagle (voice)
2016

Adventure

Animation

Comedy

6.3
62%
The Boss
IMDB 5.4
TMDB 59%
role:
Renault
2016

Comedy

5.4
59%
Pixels
IMDB 5.6
TMDB 57%
role:
Eddie Plant
2015

Action

Comedy

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

5.6
57%
2014

Comedy

Drama

5.7
57%
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2014

Action

Adventure

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.9
75%
Low Down
IMDB 6.1
TMDB 57%
role:
Alain
2014

Drama

Music

6.1
57%
A Case of You
IMDB 5.6
TMDB 56%
role:
Gerard
2013

Comedy

Romance

5.6
56%
Knights of Badassdom
IMDB 5.6
TMDB 57%
role:
Executive Producer & 1 more
2013

Adventure

Comedy

Horror

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

5.6
57%
Ice Age: Continental Drift
IMDB 6.5
TMDB 63%
role:
Captain Gutt (voice)
2012

Adventure

Animation

Comedy

Family

6.5
63%
Scrat's Continental Crack-Up: Part 2
IMDB 6.8
TMDB 65%
role:
Captain Gutt (voice)
Not available
2011

Adventure

Animation

Comedy

6.8
65%
Not available
Game of Thrones
IMDB 9.2
TMDB 85%
role:
Tyrion 'The Halfman' Lannister
Not available
2011

Action

Adventure

Drama

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

9.2
85%
Not available
A Little Bit of Heaven
IMDB 6.2
TMDB 64%
role:
Vinnie
Not available
2011

Comedy

Drama

Romance

6.2
64%
Not available
Pete Smalls Is Dead
IMDB 5.0
TMDB 47%
role:
Producer & 1 more
2010

Comedy

5.0
47%
2010

Action

Drama

Western

4.1
36%
I Love You Too
IMDB 6.0
TMDB 60%
role:
Charlie
Not available
2010

Comedy

Drama

Romance

6.0
60%
Not available
2010

Comedy

5.7
58%
Saint John of Las Vegas
IMDB 5.6
TMDB 58%
role:
Mr. Townsend
Not available
2010

Comedy

5.6
58%
Not available
Fantastic Flesh: The Art of Make-Up EFX
IMDB 7.4
TMDB 60%
role:
Himself
Not available
2008

Documentary

7.4
60%
Not available
2008

Adventure

Family

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.5
66%
2007

Comedy

Drama

7.3
69%
Underdog
IMDB 4.8
TMDB 54%
role:
Dr. Simon Barsinister
2007

Action

Adventure

Comedy

Family

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

4.8
54%
The Contract
IMDB 5.6
TMDB 57%
role:
Arthur Ramsey
2006

Action

Adventure

Drama

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

5.6
57%
Find Me Guilty
IMDB 7.0
TMDB 66%
role:
Ben Klandis
2006

Crime

Drama

7.0
66%
Penelope
IMDB 6.7
TMDB 67%
role:
Lemon
2006

Comedy

Romance

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

6.7
67%
Lassie
IMDB 6.7
TMDB 66%
role:
Rowlie
2005

Adventure

Drama

Family

6.7
66%
Elf
IMDB 7.1
TMDB 67%
role:
Miles Finch
2003

Comedy

Family

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

7.1
67%
The Station Agent
IMDB 7.6
TMDB 74%
role:
Finbar McBride
2003

Comedy

Drama

7.6
74%
Human Nature
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 60%
role:
Frank
Not available
2001

Comedy

Drama

6.4
60%
Not available
Bullet
IMDB 6.4
TMDB 62%
role:
Building Manager
Not available
1996

Action

Drama

Thriller

6.4
62%
Not available
1995

Comedy

Drama

7.5
72%

FAQs

Some movies or TV shows available in the UK starring or involving Peter Dinklage are, for example, Unfrosted, The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes and How to Become a Mob Boss.
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