Peter Dinklage vs Morgan Freeman

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$16 Million
Net worth 2018
$200 Million
Film & Theater Personalities
Industry
Film & Theater Personalities
Morristown, New Jersey, U.S.
Residence
Memphis
United States
Country
United States
11/06/1969
BirthDay
01/06/1937
1.35 m
Height
1.88 m
1991 - Bennington College, 1987 - Delbarton School
Education
Los Angeles City College - New York University,
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2014

In 2014, Dinklage appeared in ‘Knights of Baddassdom’, which was a comedy-horror film

2011

In 2011, he bagged the role of a lifetime in the super hit television series ‘Game of Thrones’, which was adapted from George R

2010

The film was a huge success, which led them to remake an American version of it in 2010, in which Dinklage reprised his role

2008

In 2008, he played the role of a grumpy dwarf named Trumpkin in the sequel of the popular fantasy film series ‘The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian’

2007

He starred in the British comedy movie ‘Death at a funeral’ in 2007

2005

Dinklage is married to Erica Schmidt, who is a theater director, since 2005

2003

‘The Station Agent’ is considered as Dinklage’s best performance which put him in the spotlight and made people stand up and take notice in 2003

1995

Peter Dinklage started off his career in the year 1995 with the film ‘Oblivion’

1987

The play was greeted with a roaring applause and appreciation from the audience which boosted his confidence and he continued to participate in the drama club until he graduated from the Delbarton School in 1987

1969

Peter Dinklage was born on June 11, 1969 in Morristown, New Jersey to John Carl Dinklage, an insurance salesman, and Diane Dinklage, a music teacher at an elementary school

2009

In 2009, he portrayed South African president Nelson Mandela in the Clint Eastwood directed sports drama ‘Invictus’

2007

He reprised this role in the sequel ‘Evan Almighty’ in 2007

2004

He acted in the sports drama film ‘Million Dollar Baby’ in 2004 in which he played Eddie "Scrap-Iron" Dupris, an elderly boxer

2003

He played God in the 2003 super-hit film ‘Bruce Almighty’ which also starred Jim Carrey, Steve Carell, and Jennifer Aniston

1995

He portrayed the South African president Nelson Mandela in the film ‘Invictus’ which was based on the events in South Africa before and during the 1995 Rugby World Cup

1994

The most notable among these was ‘The Shawshank Redemption’ (1994) which was based on the Stephen King novella ‘Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption’

1990

The prolific actor appeared in several movies over the 1990s

1989

In 1989, he starred in the comedy drama ‘Driving Miss Daisy’ which had been adapted from a play of the same name

1987

He got his first big film break in 1987 when he was cast as the violent pimp Fast Black in the film ‘Street Smart’

1984

His second marriage was to Myrna Colley-Lee in 1984

1980

Initially he could find only small roles in films like ‘Brubaker’ (1980), ‘Eyewitness’ (1981), ‘Harry & Son’ (1984) and ‘Marie’ (1985)

1971

Starting from 1971 he began appearing regularly on the television program for children, ‘The Electric Company’ which was an educational program aimed at teaching children how to read

1968

This led to his Broadway debut in 1968 in an all-black version of ‘Hello Dolly!’ also starring Pearl Bailey

1967

He made his off-Broadway debut in 1967 in the play ‘The Nigger Lovers’ which also starred Viveca Lindfors

1960

During the mid 1960s he joined the Opera Ring musical theater group and acted with a touring company version of ‘The Royal Hunt of the Sun’

1959

He quit his military career in 1959 on realizing that this was not what he wanted to do