The Greatest Short Actors
When it comes to judging people on their physical appearances, the film industry could be a ruthless one! Hollywood is filled with tall, hunky men with chiseled features and athletic physiques vying for the lead roles in big-budgeted films, and finding success in such an industry is not easy, especially for those who haven’t been blessed with such physical traits! However, we do have these inspiring actors over there who have managed to build amazing careers for themselves despite being of a relatively short stature!
Also Known As: Dustin Lee Hoffman
Birthday: 08 August 1937
Born In: Los Angeles, California, United States
Sun Sign: Leo
Famous As: Actor and Filmmaker Known for His Role as ‘Benjamin Braddock’ in the Iconic Film ‘The Graduate’
Dustin Hoffman is a two-time Oscar-winning actor who is adept at playing any character. He is also a filmmaker and a voice-actor who has lent his voice to famous cartoon characters.
Also Known As: Robin McLaurin Williams
Birthday: 21 July 1951
Born In: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died On: 11 August 2014
Famous As: Actor & Comedian Best Known for His Roles in 'Mork & Mindy ', 'Popeye' and 'Good Will Hunting'
Robin Williams was a prolific stand-up comedian and actor. He was an actor with a unique capability of expressing through his movements.
Also Known As: Peter Hayden Dinklage
Birthday: 11 June 1969
Born In: Morristown, New Jersey, United States
Sun Sign: Gemini
Famous As: Best Known for His Role as 'Tyrion Lannister' on the HBO Series 'Game of Thrones'
As an actor, Peter Dinklage does justice to all the roles he plays. His portrayal of 'Tyrion Lannister' in the runaway successful TV series 'Game of Thrones' earned him not only global fame but also four 'Primetime Emmy Awards.'
Also Known As: Michael Andrew Fox
Birthday: 09 June 1961
Born In: Edmonton, Canada
Sun Sign: Gemini
Famous As: Retired Actor, Activist & Philanthropist
Michael J. Fox is a film and television celebrity. In addition to a successful career in acting, he is faring well as a comedian, author, and producer. He is also a healthcare activist.
Also Known As: Alfredo James Pacino
Birthday: 25 April 1940
Born In: East Harlem, New York, United States
Sun Sign: Taurus
Famous As: One of the Few Actors To Achieve the 'Triple Crown of Acting'
Although Al Pacino made his mark in the entertainment industry by portraying characters with grey shade, he also played other diverse roles with equal finesse.