Some Unknown Facts About Peter Dinklage You need to know.
Peter Dinklage is the only American in the Game of Thrones cast.
Does Peter Dinklage smoke? Not known
Does he drink alcohol? Not known
Peter Dinklage was successful early in his life for a fifth-year production of The Velveteenteen Rabbit. “When you get your first solo bow, it feels good,” he told People magazine.
When Peter Dinklage lived in Brooklyn after college, he admits it was terrible and one day his friend came in and said that “your bathroom smells like an abandoned summer camp”.
In addition, there was no heating in the area and they had put plastic sheeting on the windows. In fact, he had to find a cat to take care of the mice and got stuck with the cat without wanting to, because his friend didn’t take him with him.
He has a great sense of humor.
Peter won an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series in 2011 and 2015 and a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries or Television Film.
He lived next door to Bruce Springsteen when he was a child. Bruce often came to play guitar and practice.
He was part of a punk-funk-rap band called Whizzy. He sings well and has just made a funny song with Coldplay that summarizes the story of Game of Thrones. He has a scar that runs from his neck to his face, which he made on stage with Whizzy.
He disqualified Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie at the Golden Globe Awards ceremony while they were on their way up on stage. The couple expected him to stop, but he passed them. He did not see them, he explained later.
He had to go through a difficult time in his life when he was young because of his achondroplasia. As a teenager, I was bitter and angry, and I definitely built these walls,” he told MSNBC. “But the older you get, the more you realize you have to have a sense of humor. You just know it’s not your problem. It’s theirs.”
Dinklage is a descendant of the German, English and Irish genes, and is related to the Westphalian German noble family “Von Dincklage”.
George R.R. has always been sure to choose Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister. So sure that HBO didn’t even interview him before offering him the role.
Dinklage knew Lena Headey even before she started working in Game of Thrones and he was the one who suggested her name for the role.
He’s a vegetarian. In a video supporting PETA, he said, “I love animals. All animals. I wouldn’t hurt a cat, a dog, a chicken or a cow. And I wouldn’t ask anyone else to hurt her for me. That’s why I’m a vegetarian.”
He is an active campaigner against animal experimentation.
He refused a number of ridiculous roles that would only make his size the center of all jokes or funny scenes. He said, “You can say no, you can’t be the object of ridicule”.
He used his Golden Globe presentation speech to draw attention to people’s ruthless behavior towards dwarves. He pointed out a case where a 37-year-old man who had to use the wheelchair and crutches after being thrown into the air by an idiot… a customer they say… baah!
His daughter’s name is not Zelig and he doesn’t want to change it on Wikipedia.
His wax statue was installed in Madame Tussauds’ museum.
Peter Dinklage Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More.
|Real Name||Peter Dinklage|
|Nickname||Predictable (School name)|
|Famous Role||Tyrion Lannister in Game Of Thrones|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 135 cm
in meters- 1.35 m
in Feet-Inches- 4’5″
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 50 kg
in Pounds- 110 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: Not known
– Waist: Not known
– Biceps: Not known
|Hair Colour||Light Brown|
|Date of Birth||11 June 1969|
|Age (as in 2019)||50 Years|
|Birth Place||Morristown, New Jersey, USA|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Gemini|
|Hometown||Morristown, New Jersey|
|School||Delbarton School (a Catholic prep school for boys)|
|College||Bennington College (1991)|
|Educational Qualifications||Graduate in Drama|
|Debut||Film Debut – Living in Oblivion (1995)|
|Family||Father– John Carl Dinklage (a retired insurance salesman)
Mother– Diane Dinklage, (an elementary school music teacher)
Brother– Jonathan Dinklage (Violinist)
|Fan Mail Address||Peter Dinklage
5358 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90038
|Major Controversies||He was removed from the voice-role of “Ghost” from the video game Destiny as it was perceived to be ‘boring’.|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Wife/Spouse||Erica Schmidt (A theater director)|
|Current Relationship Status||Erica Schmidt|
|Net Worth||$10 million|