“I feel really lucky, although I hate that word — ‘lucky.’ It cheapens a lot of hard work. Living in Brooklyn in an apartment without any heat and paying for dinner at the bodega with dimes — I don’t think I felt myself lucky back then. Doing plays for 50 bucks and trying to be true to myself as an” — here he put on a faux snooty voice — “artist and turning down commercials where they wanted a leprechaun. Saying I was lucky negates the hard work I put in and spits on that guy who’s freezing his ass off back in Brooklyn.”
Peter Dinklage is a national treasure.
A great actor.
What a lovely man.
I don’t care if he’s a midget of seven foot six, Peter Dinklage is one of the best actors I’ve seen in decades.
By far the greatest actor, and character, in Game of Thrones.