Peter Dinklage Net Worth
Peter Dinklage Net Worth and salary: Peter Dinklage is an American actor who has a net worth of $25 million. Peter Dinklage was born July 11, 1969 in Morristown, New Jersey. His breakout role was in The Station Agent (2003) but he became an international superstar thanks to HBO's Game of Thrones, which began in 2011. Peter has also appeared in a number of films, including Elf (2003), Find Me Guilty, Underdog, the British film Death at a Funeral and its American remake of the same name, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, A Little Bit of Heaven, Ice Age: Continental Drift, Knights of Badassdom and as Bolivar Trask in X-Men: Days of Future Past. From 2011 to 2019 he played Tyrion Lannister in the HBO series Game of Thrones. The role earned him three Emmys from seven nominations and a Golden Globe.
Peter Dinklage was born with achondroplasia, a common form of dwarfism. He grew up in Mendham Township, New Jersey, and is of German, English and Irish descent. His German ancestors were related to the Westphalian noble family "von Dincklage". Dinklage graduated from Delbarton School in 1987, and Bennington College in 1991. He got his first taste of theatrical success in a fifth grade production of The Velveteen Rabbit, in which he played the lead role. While he had only a small part, Dinklage made an impressive debut in the 1995 parody of the independent film world Living in Oblivion, playing a dwarf hired for a dream sequence who goes off on the film's director, Steve Buscemi. The following year, Dinklage landed a role in an off-Broadway play, The Killing Act; he played an over-the-top Tom Thumb in the show. Next was his breakout role in The Station Agent. Dinklage also voiced the Ghost in the 2014 video game Destiny. Dinklage and writer-director Sacha Gervasi spent several years writing and producing a film based on the final days of actor Hervé Villechaize, who committed suicide shortly after his 1993 interview with Gervasi. Their film My Dinner with Hervé was released by HBO in 2018.
Game of Thrones Salary: For the final two seasons of Game of Thrones, 14 episodes that aired between July 2017 and May 2019, Peter Dinklage's salary episode was $1.1 million. That works out to $14.3 million for those two seasons. That per episode salary is currently the sixth highest amount any actor has ever earned on TV show. For the 20 episodes he shot for seasons 5 and 6, he earned $500,000 per episode, $10 million total. Peter's total earnings from Game of Thrones likely tops $30 million.
|Net Worth:||$25 Million|
|Salary:||$1.1 Million Per Episode|
|Date of Birth:||Jun 11, 1969 (50 years old)|
|Height:||4 ft 4 in (1.346 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Voice Actor|
|Nationality:||United States of America|