Dinklage is of Irish, English, and German descent and was born June 11, 1969. He previously studied at Bennington College which gave him his start in the acting profession. He has been apart of a wide variety of plays from William Shakespeare and Anton Chekhov, starring most notably as Richard III. Dinklage has been often credited for both his theatre performances and acting attributes, as he has become well established in the cinematic industry. Dinklage has won multiple awards, one of which is the 'Best Male Lead and Outstanding Performance by a male actor.'
Tyrion Lannister is one of Dinklage’s most recognisable characters to date, part of the hit TV series Game of Thrones (2011).
Dinklage is also apart of the ever-growing Marvel universe as Eitri, the giant king of the Dwarves. Cast in both Avengers: Infinity war and Thor: Ragnarok.