- Date of Birth:
- June 11, 1969
- 4' 5"
Peter Dinklage (born Peter Hayden Dinklage in Morristown, New Jersey, on June 11, 1969), is an American television and film actor. Best known for starring as the small but formidable leader Tyrion Lannister on HBO’s Game of Thrones, Peter’s breakout role was in the 2003 film The Station Agent. For his role on Game of Thrones, Peter was awarded the 2011 Emmy and 2012 Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor.
Best Known For:
Peter Dinklage is best known for his role as the heroic yet calculating Tyrion Lannister on Game of Thrones.
Peter Dinklage married Erica Schmidt, a theater director, in 2005. The couple had their first child, Zelig, in 2011.