Peter DinklagePeter Hayden Dinklage (; born June 11, 1969) is an American actor and producer. He received acclaim for portraying Tyrion Lannister on the HBO television series ''Game of Thrones'' from 2011 to 2019, for which he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series a record four times. He also received a Golden Globe for the role in 2011 as well as a Screen Actors Guild Award in 2020.
Born in Mendham Township, New Jersey, and raised in Brookside, Dinklage is a dwarf (achondroplasia) and stands tall. He studied acting at Bennington College while working at a local guitar shop, starring in a number of amateur stage productions. His film debut was in ''Living in Oblivion'' (1995) and his breakthrough came with the comedy-drama ''The Station Agent'' (2003). He has since appeared in ''Elf'' (2003), Lassie (2005), ''Find Me Guilty'' (2006), ''Underdog'' (2007), ''Death at a Funeral'' (2007), ''Penelope'' (2008), ''The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian'' (2008), ''X-Men: Days of Future Past'' (2014), ''Pixels'' (2015), and ''Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri'' (2017), which earned him his first Screen Actors Guild Award. In 2018, he appeared as Eitri in the Marvel Cinematic Universe film ''Avengers: Infinity War'' and Hervé Villechaize in the biopic film ''My Dinner with Hervé''. Provided by Wikipedia