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‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Peter Dinklage (‘Cyrano’)

Peter Dinklage, the guest on this episode of The Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter podcast, is widely regarded as one of the finest actors of his generation. He first broke through playing the title character in Tom McCarthy’s art house sensation The Station Agent; then shot to international stardom as Tyrion Lannister on the landmark HBO […]

Disney Responds to Peter Dinklage’s ‘Snow White’ Live-Action Criticisms (Exclusive)

Disney on Tuesday responded to recent harsh criticisms made by Peter Dinklage about the upcoming live-action remake of Snow White. The Emmy-winning Game of Thrones star was a guest on Monday’s episode of Marc Maron’s WTF podcast, where he blasted the announced film based on the 1937 animated classic. After noting the casting of West […]

Peter Dinklage Shares Mixed Emotions Over Upcoming ‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Series

Peter Dinklage has mixed emotions about the upcoming Games of Thrones prequel series House of the Dragon. The actor, who won several awards, including an Emmy, for his portrayal of Tyrion Lannister on the original HBO program, was a recent guest on Marc Maron’s WTF podcast. The duo discussed Dinklage’s life and career before landing […]

Hollywood Flashback: Steve Martin Did His Own Spin on ‘Cyrano’ in 1987

The Jan. 28 release of Joe Wright’s Cyrano, in which Peter Dinklage plays the lovelorn lead, is the latest example of Hollywood’s enduring infatuation with the 1897 Edmond Rostand play Cyrano de Bergerac. Among those to play Cyrano on the silver screen were José Ferrer (1950), Christopher Plummer (1962), Gérard Depardieu (1990) and Kevin Kline […]

“Is This Acting or Is This F***ing Therapy?”: Nicolas Cage, Andrew Garfield, Jonathan Majors and the THR Actor Roundtable

They shared their fears about showing vulnerability, their sense of responsibility when wielding guns on sets — and an improbable connection over a moody horse named Rain Man. In December, Nicolas Cage (Pig), Peter Dinklage (Cyrano), Andrew Garfield (Tick, Tick … Boom! and The Eyes of Tammy Faye), Jonathan Majors (The Harder They Fall) and […]

Los Angeles Premiere of ‘Cyrano’ Postponed Due to “Changing COVID Landscape”

United Artists Releasing is dropping the curtain on the Los Angeles premiere of Cyrano. The Joe Wright-directed musical was scheduled to be celebrated with a red carpet event at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Museum in Los Angeles on Thursday, but the distributor confirmed today that it is postponing that event “out […]

Peter Dinklage and Haley Bennett in ‘Cyrano’: Film Review | Telluride 2021

The stars reprise their stage roles as Cyrano de Bergerac and his beloved Roxanne in director Joe Wright's musical spectacle, also starring Kelvin Harrison Jr.

Telluride Awards Analysis: ‘Cyrano’ Puts Peter Dinklage In the Hunt for First Oscar Nom

When it comes to the Oscars, it is not a good idea to bet against Cyrano de Bergerac (Jose Ferrer won a best actor Oscar for playing the title character in a 1950 adaptation of Edmond Rostand‘s 1897 play) or performers in films directed by Joe Wright (who have received noms for 2005’s Pride & […]

Peter Dinklage Reunites With Key ‘Game of Thrones’ Exec for eOne Deal

Peter Dinklage is getting back into business with one of the key HBO executives who developed Game of Thrones. The actor behind Tyrion Lannister and Estuary Films founder has inked a multiple-year overall TV deal with Entertainment One. The deal reunites Dinklage with Michael Lombardo, the former HBO head of originals who greenlit Game of […]

‘Toxic Avenger’ Adds Two to Cast (Exclusive)

Jonny Coyne, who appeared in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, and Sarah Niles, who appeared in I May Destroy You, have joined the cast of Legendary’s reboot of the 1984 film from schlock movie house Troma Entertainment. Peter Dinklage is toplining the feature that follows a struggling everyman who, when pushed into a vat of toxic waste, is […]

Kevin Bacon Tapped for Villain Role in Legendary’s ‘Toxic Avenger’ (Exclusive)

The Toxic Avenger will now be one degree away from Kevin Bacon. Bacon has joined the cast of Legendary’s reboot of the 1984 film from schlock movie house Troma Entertainment. Peter Dinklage, Jacob Tremblay and Taylour Paige are already on the call sheet for the project, which gets underway later in June in Bulgaria with […]

Glenn Close Joins Josh Brolin, Peter Dinklage in Comedy ‘Brothers’

Glenn Close is joining the family. Close will star alongside Josh Brolin and Peter Dinklage in the upcoming Legendary comedy Brothers, which will be directed by Palm Springs helmer Max Barbakow. Etan Cohen, the writer behind Tropic Thunder and Get Hard, penned the screenplay with Macon Blair. Andrew Lazar, who was a producer on the Bradley Cooper […]