Well, not every actor can boast of basketball height, but we love them no less! We want to show you 6 famous men, who, despite their height, reached real success! So let’s start!
1.Verne Troyer (81cm)
The famous American actor Verne Troyer was born on 1 January 1969 in the city of Centreville, Michigan, USA. The family had two more children – Deborah Troyer and Devon Troyer. Verne was born in an ordinary family.
All his relatives have average growth, but Verne is very short. His height is only 81 cm.
His film career started in 1994. He was starring in the comedy “Baby for a walk,” where he was an understudy of 9-month-old baby. Over the next 5 years, the actor-dwarf was constantly acting in films, but played mostly episodic roles. His most well-known role was Mini-Me in the films about Austin Powers.
2.Peter Dinklage (135 cm)
Peter Dinklage is a small man with big talent. Peter suffers from a congenital disease – achondroplasia, because of which he has a very small height – only 135 cm. Who would have thought that this little boy, who suffers from achondroplasia, is able to achieve such impressive results?
He started his career in 1995. The first film, where Peter Dinklage was starring, became a low-budget film “Living in Oblivion”.The actor is happily married with Erica Schmidt. They have a daughter Zelig.
In 2011, Peter Dinklage got the role of an intelligent and noble Tyrion Lanister in the sensational television series “Game of Thrones.” This role made the actor very popular, and brought him a huge number of different film awards.