Zelig Dinklage Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 06 Feb, 2020
Facts of Zelig Dinklage
Date of Birth: 2011
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Zelig Dinklage
Birth Name Zelig Dinklage
Father Peter Dinklage
Mother ried Erica Schmidt
Nationality American
Birth Place/City America
Ethnicity White
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color Fair
Famous for daughter of Peter Dinklage
Sisters 1
Siblings 1
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Zelig Dinklage is famously known as the daughter of famous actor Peter Dinklage recognized for his role in HBO's series, Game Of Thrones. He also has deserved credit for his work in movies The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian and X-Men: Days of Future Past as well.

Daughter Of Famous Actor Peter Dinklage

Zelig Dinklage was born in 2011 in the United States. She is the daughter of a famous actor father, Peter Dinklage, and actress mother, Erica Schmidt. Her parents raised her with her sibling who was born in 2017. Neither Peter nor his spouse Erica revealed the gender and name of their second kid. 

Many of Peter's fans recognize his daughter as Zelig; even more, the media also claimed that her name is Zelig. But he denied the claim stating,

''Let me tell you right now: her name is not Zelig. But it’s hilarious that that’s a fact in Wikipedia.''

Peter, however, has not gone to correct his daughter's name and told that it did not bother him at all. To date, both Peter and his wife have not disclosed her name. She is also believed to one sibling however the gender of her siblings, as well as the name, is yet to be disclosed.

CAPTION: Zelig Dinklage with her parents. SOURCE: Daily Mail

As of 2020, her age is just 9, so, she has not engaged in any profession. Whereas her father is one of the famous actors of Hollywood who is popularly known for his role in comedy-drama, The Station Agent. He gained further attention from his role, Tyrion Lannister in the HBO's series, Game Of Throne starring Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Sophie Turner, and Maisie Williams

Peter also won several awards for his performance movies and TV shows. Some of his awards are Empire Hero AwardGeorgia Film Critics AssociationGolden Globe Award, and Primetime Emmy Awards. Besides, her mother is also an actress and director who has directed several off-Broadway productions.

Enjoying $15 Million Of Her Father

Zelig Dinklage's net worth is not available at present. She is too young to earn money but her father has earned an impressive amount from his acting career.

As of 2020, Peter Dinklage's net worth is $25 million according to the online sources. He worked in a number of movies before becoming the cast member of the “Game of Thrones” cast as Tyrion Lannister in 2011.

Peter Dinklage appeared in “The Station Agent,” “Elf,” “The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian” and “X-Men: Days of Future Past.” In 2012, Dinklage’s role on “Game of Thrones” won him a Golden Globe for the category Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries or Television Film.

Her father earns a salary of $1.1 million per episode. In 2008, the actor played the role in a movie The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian along with William Moseley, Anna Popplewell, and  Skandar Keynes as well. The movie grossed over $419 worldwide. Peter owns a house in New Jersey and has Cadillac CTS worth $42,695.

Zelig Dinklage's Personal Life

Dinklage's father is very protective of her and her sibling. The family rarely appears together in public. Her father says,

''I am so protective of everything that society has to offer. People see actors at red-carpet events and think that applies to my whole life, but it really doesn’t. I live in New York and I have a little place in the woods where I tend my garden. I like privacy and all this [press] is not my thing. I’m not jetting off to another fancy place after this.''

Moreover, Peter also dislikes when anyone clicks their family picture in public. So, there is very little information on Zelig.



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Regarding the personal life of her parents, they married in 2005 and has already spent 14 years of togetherness. They also keep their married life far from the limelight. But they attend several ceremonies and events together.