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    Actors with dwarfism

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    • Kenny Baker (English actor)

    • Kenny Baker (English actor)

      Kenneth George "Kenny" Baker (24 August 1934 – 13 August 2016) was an English actor and musician. He is best known for portraying the character R2-D2 in the Star Wars science fiction movie franchise. Baker was born and educated in Birmingham, Warwickshire, and at a boarding school in Kent. He was the son o ... Read »


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    • Charla Baklayan Faddoul

    • Charla Baklayan Faddoul

      Charla Baklayan Faddoul is a reality television personality who appeared on The Amazing Race 5 and The Amazing Race: All-Stars television shows. Charla was born with achondroplasia, the most common form of dwarfism, and is 4' (1.22 m) tall. Her partner on The Amazing Race was her cousin Mirna Hindoyan. Charla Baklayan ... Read »


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    • Franz Balluck

    • Franz "Mike" Balluck (8 September 1913 – 24 January 1987) was an Austrian actor with dwarfism, best known for his role as one of the Munchkins in the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz. His dwarf sister, Josefine Balluck, also appeared as a Munchkin in that same film. Coincidentally, their Oz co-star Jakob "Jackie" Gerli ... Read »


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    • Josefine Balluck

    • Josefine Balluck (9 September 1908 – 1984) was an Austrian-born American actress with dwarfism, best known for her role as one of the Munchkins in the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz. Her dwarf brother Franz Balluck also appeared as a Munchkin in that same film. Coincidentally, their Oz co-star Jakob "Jackie" Gerlich ... Read »


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    • John T. Bambury

    • John T. Bambury (July 10, 1891 – November 4, 1960) was an American actor with dwarfism, best known for his role as one of the Munchkins in the 1939 film, The Wizard of Oz. He also had parts in nine other films between 1926 and 1951. In 2007, all 124 Munchkin actors in Oz were honored with a Star on the Hollywood ... Read »


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    • Billy Barty

    • Billy Barty

      Billy Barty (October 25, 1924 – December 23, 2000) was an American film and television actor. In adult life, he stood three feet, nine inches (114 cm), due to cartilage–hair hypoplasia dwarfism, and because of his short stature, he was often cast in movies opposite taller performers for comic effect. He sp ... Read »


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    • Cécile Bayiha


    • Dick Beals

    • Dick Beals

      Richard "Dick" Beals (March 16, 1927 – May 29, 2012) was an American voice actor and actor. He performed many voices in his career, which spanned the period from the early 1950s into the 21st century. Beals specialized in doing the voices of young boys, although he was also hired to voice young female children. P ... Read »


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    • Charlie Becker

    • Charlie Becker

      Karl Becker (November 24, 1887 – December 28, 1968) billed as Charlie Becker, was a German American actor. He was 3'9" in height, and is probably best known for appearing as the Munchkinland Mayor in The Wizard of Oz (1939). Ken Darby dubbed the Mayor's vocals in the film. Becker was born near Frankfurt, Germ ... Read »


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    • Beetlejuice (entertainer)

    • Beetlejuice (entertainer)

      Lester Green (born June 2, 1968 to Lester Pinard and Mama Juice), better known by his stage name Beetlejuice (often abbreviated to Beetle or Beet), is a frequent guest on The Howard Stern Show and a member of Stern's Wack Pack. In 2015, the Howard Stern Show named Beetlejuice the greatest Wack Packer of all time. He ha ... Read »


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    • Guy Big

    • Guy Big (c. 1946 - 2 May 1978 at Toronto) was the stage name of Alan Hoffman, a Canadian actor. He appeared in the children's television series The Hilarious House of Frightenstein as the midget count and also appeared in the movie Find the Lady as Miniature man. He also appeared in the King of Kensington episode Tiny ... Read »


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    • Pat Bilon

    • Michael Patrick "Pat" Bilon (August 29, 1947 – January 27, 1983) was an American actor best known for his performances in Under the Rainbow and E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial. At no taller than 2 ft 10 in (86 cm), Bilon was considered one of the smallest adult dwarfs in the US, but he never characterized hims ... Read »


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    • George Brasno

    • George Brasno

      George F. Brasno (December 23, 1911 – August 15, 1982) was an American actor who appeared in a few films through the 1930s and 1940s. Not much is known about George Brasno other than George Brasno and his sister Olive Brasno were first recognized as a brother and sister little people singing team in a partnership ... Read »


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    • Olive Brasno

    • Olive Brasno

      Olive Brasno (October 17, 1917 – January 25, 1998) was a midget dancer and actor who was known for her singing and dancing act with her brother George Brasno. She also appeared in a few films through the 1930s and 1940s. Olive Brasno and her brother George Brasno were first recognized as a brother and sister midg ... Read »


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    • Chuy Bravo

    • Chuy Bravo, born Jesús Melgoza (December 7, 1956), is a Mexican-American actor and entertainer. He was the sidekick of host Chelsea Handler on the talk show Chelsea Lately during its run from 2007 to 2014. On the show, he usually relayed comedic relief and was the topic of many of her jokes. Melgoza was born in ... Read »


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    • Peter Burroughs

    • Peter Burroughs (born 27 January, 1947) is a British television and film actor, the director of Willow Management and the father-in-law of Warwick Davis. Burroughs initially ran a shop in his village at Yaxley, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom. His first dramatic role was that of the character "Branic" in the 1979 ... Read »


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    • Debbie Lee Carrington

    • Debbie Lee Carrington

      Deborah "Debbie" Lee Carrington (born December 14, 1959) is an American actress and stuntwoman known for her diminutive size due to dwarfism. She has appeared in many films and TV shows, including In Living Color, The Drew Carey Show, Return of the Jedi, Howard the Duck, Total Recall, Men in Black, Seinfeld, Baywatch, ... Read »


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    • Mickey Carroll

    • Mickey Carroll (July 8, 1919 – May 7, 2009) was an American actor and was one of the last surviving munchkins from the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz. Born Michael Finocchiaro in St. Louis, Missouri, Carroll was the son of Italian immigrants. He was born along with a twin sister, who, unlike Carroll, was of avera ... Read »


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    • George Claydon

    • George Claydon (4 September 1933 – 4 October 2001) was a British actor notable for his dwarfism. His television roles included that of Photographer George in The Beatles' Magical Mystery Tour, a television film that initially aired on BBC1 on Boxing Day 1967, Ginaarbrik in the 1967 ITV adaptation of The Lion, the ... Read »


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    • Michael Cohen (actor)

    • Michael D. Cohen (November 22nd, 1975) is a Canadian actor and writer. He's best known for his role as Schwoz Schwartz in the Nickelodeon series Henry Danger. Born in Winnipeg, Michael and his family moved to Richmond, British Columbia when he was 10. As a big fan of Carol Burnett and the other actors on TV's The Caro ... Read »


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    • Gary Coleman

    • Gary Coleman

      Gary Wayne Coleman (February 8, 1968 – May 28, 2010) was an American actor and comedian, best known for his role as Arnold Jackson in Diff'rent Strokes (1978–1986) and for his small stature as an adult. He was described in the 1980s as "one of television's most promising stars". After a successful childhood a ... Read »


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    • Tony Cox (actor)

    • Joseph Anthony "Tony" Cox (born March 31, 1958) is an American actor known for his roles in Bad Santa, Me, Myself and Irene, Date Movie, Epic Movie and Disaster Movie. He is also known for his role in George Lucas's Willow, as an Ewok in Return of the Jedi and as The Preacher in Tim Burton's Beetlejuice. Cox also appea ... Read »


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    • Lewis Croft

    • Lewis Croft (May 2, 1919 – April 29, 2008) was an American actor with dwarfism, best known for his role as a Munchkin soldier in the 1939 film "The Wizard of Oz". Lewis Croft was born in Shelley, Idaho in 1919 to Samuel and Roseland Crofts. Growing up in a large family, he was the fourth of fourteen children. He ... Read »


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    • Eric Cullen

    • Eric Robertson Cullen (12 July 1965 – 16 August 1996) was a Scottish actor who was famous for his role as Wee Burney in BBC's Rab C Nesbitt Cullen was born with achondroplasia - a type of dwarfism. He was born to a single mother Margaret Sloan and was adopted by a family from Hamilton. He was diagnosed with a ... Read »


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    • Billy Curtis

    • Billy Curtis, born Luigi Curto, (June 27, 1909 – November 9, 1988) was an American film and television actor with dwarfism who had a 50-year career in the entertainment industry. The bulk of his work was in the western and science fiction genres. One of his early roles was uncredited as a Munchkin city father ... Read »


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    • Dagul

    • Romy Pastrana (born October 5, 1958 in Victorias, Negros Occidental, Philippines), commonly known by his stage name Dagul, is a Filipino giant actor, comedian and politician. Dagul was scouted by singer-host Randy Santiago in 1998. Santiago would later dubbed him as "Dagul" which is a colloquial term in Pampanga m ... Read »


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    • Annabelle Davis

    • Annabelle Davis (born 28 March 1997) is an English actress, best known for her role as Sasha Bellman in The Dumping Ground. Davis is the daughter of Warwick Davis (b. 1970) and Samantha Davis (née Burroughs, b. 1971). Davis has a younger brother named Harrison and her older brothers, Lloyd and George, died in i ... Read »


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    • Tanyalee Davis

    • Tanyalee Davis (born 27 November 1970) is a Canadian comedian who tours extensively throughout the world but mostly in the UK. Davis also obtained her US citizenship in the fall of 2010. Davis has a form of dwarfism called diastrophic dysplasia and has a stature of 3 feet 6 inches (107 cm). In November 1999, ... Read »


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    • Warwick Davis

    • Warwick Davis

      Warwick Ashley Davis (born 3 February 1970) is an English actor, television presenter, writer, director and producer He played the title characters in Willow and the Leprechaun film series, the Ewok Wicket in Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi and Professor Filius Flitwick and Griphook in the Harry Potter films. ... Read »


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    • Prince Denis

    • Prince Denis (January 26, 1892 – June 20, 1984) was an American actor with dwarfism, best known for his role as the Munchkin Sergeant-at-Arms in the 1939 film "The Wizard of Oz". Originally from France, Denis moved to the United States and changed his name to Dennison before eventually legally changing it to Prin ... Read »


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    • Tamara De Treaux

    • Tamara Detro (October 21, 1959 – November 28, 1990), known by the stage name Tamara De Treaux, was an American actress. She stood 31 inches tall. She was one of the performers who played ET in Steven Spielberg's film E. T. (1982), squatting inside the animatronic puppet. She was played one of the three creatures i ... Read »


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    • Thomas Dilward

    • Thomas Dilward (1840–1902), also known by the stage name Japanese Tommy, was an African-American dwarf who performed in the blackface minstrel show. He was also sometimes billed as "The African 'Tom Thumb'" and the "African Dwarf Tommy". Dilwared is one of only two known Blacks to have performed with white minstr ... Read »


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    • Peter Dinklage

    • Peter Dinklage

      Peter Hayden Dinklage (/ˈdɪŋklɪdʒ/ DINK-lij, born June 11, 1969) is an American actor and film producer. He first gained notice for his breakout role in the comedy-drama film The Station Agent (2003). He has appeared in such films as the comedy Elf (2003), the crime film Find Me Guilty (2006), the superh ... Read »


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    • The Doll Family

    • The Doll Family, also billed as The Dancing Dolls, were a quartet of four American dwarf siblings born in Germany who were popular performers in circuses and sideshows in the United States from the 1910s until their retirement in the mid-1950s. They also appeared briefly in films. The Dolls were four of seven children ... Read »


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    • Ruth Duccini

    • Ruth Duccini

      Ruth L. Duccini (née Robinson; July 23, 1918 – January 16, 2014) was an American actress, with dwarfism, who became the penultimate surviving Munchkin from the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz. Her role in the film as a Munchkin villager was not credited. Her most recent appearances were when she and the other surviv ... Read »


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    • Michael Dunn (actor)

    • Michael Dunn (actor)

      Michael Dunn (October 20, 1934 – August 30, 1973) was an American actor and singer. He inspired a number of actors that were smaller and shorter than most "average" people, including Zelda Rubinstein, Mark Povinelli, and Ricardo Gil. Dunn had medical dwarfism, a result of spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia (SED, su ... Read »


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    • Meredith Eaton

    • Meredith Eaton

      Meredith Hope Eaton (sometimes credited as Meredith Eaton-Gilden; born August 26, 1974) is an American actress. She is 4 feet (1.2 m) tall and refers to herself as a "short-stature actress". She is known for portraying the attorney Emily Resnick on the CBS television series Family Law (in which she was the first fem ... Read »


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    • Mike Edmonds

    • Mike Edmonds

      Mike Edmonds (born 13 January 1944) is an English actor with dwarfism, known for his role as Little Ron in the children's television show Maid Marian and Her Merry Men. Edmonds can also be seen dancing in the Men Without Hats music video "The Safety Dance" as a dwarf jester, wearing a shirt for their Rhythm of Youth a ... Read »


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    • Josh Ryan Evans

    • Josh Ryan Evans

      Joshua Ryan "Josh" Evans (January 10, 1982 – August 5, 2002) was an American actor who became known for his role of Timmy in the soap opera Passions. Though he was 17 years old when Passions debuted, Evans had the appearance and voice of a small child due to achondroplasia, a form of dwarfism. He was born with a r ... Read »


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    • Phil Fondacaro

    • Phil Fondacaro

      Phil Fondacaro (born November 8, 1958) is an American actor. A dwarf actor at 3 feet 6 inches (1.07 m), Fondacaro began acting in 1981, with the film Under the Rainbow. Fondacaro appeared in 1983's Return of the Jedi, the third Star Wars film, as an Ewok, the only one to have a death scene. In 1985, he portra ... Read »


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    • Vladimir Fyodorov (actor)

    • Vladimir Anatolyevich Fyodorov (Russian: Влади́мир Анато́льевич Фёдоров; born February 19, 1939) is a Russian film and theater actor. In 1964 Fyodorov graduated from the National Research Nuclear University MEPhI and he joined the I ... Read »


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    • Emilio Gavira

    • Emilio Gavira (born 14 December 1964 in Fuengirola, Málaga Province) is a Spanish actor. The youngest of 6, he lived his life in Málaga and Alcazar de San Juan (Ciudad Real, Spain). He is the son of Ignacio Gavira and Carmén Tomás and the brother of Ignacio Gavira (junior), Miguel Gavira, Gema Gavira, Carl ... Read »


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    • John George (actor)

    • John George (actor)

      John George (Arabic: جون جورج‎‎; January 20, 1898, Aleppo, Syria – August 25, 1968, Los Angeles) was a small-statured actor who appeared in at least 130 movies from 1916 to 1960. George worked in films of all genres alongside countless stars although often for only the briefest of ap ... Read »


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    • Jakob "Jackie" Gerlich


    • Michael Gilden

    • Michael Gilden

      Michael Jeffrey Gilden (September 22, 1962 - December 5, 2006) was an American actor with dwarfism (height 4 ft 6 in or 1.37 m). He lived and worked in Los Angeles. Gilden performed or did stunt work in a variety of television series and films, including Charmed, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Family Law, Cybill, ... Read »


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    • Rusty Goffe

    • Rusty Goffe

      Rusty Goffe (born 30 October 1948) is an English actor with dwarfism. He married Sarah Goffe. They have two children, Ben and Jack. Goffe was born and raised in Herne Bay, Kent. He attended Sturry Secondary Modern School. Goffe appeared as an Oompa-Loompa in the 1971 version of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factor ... Read »


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    • Imaan Hadchiti

    • Imaan Hadchiti is an Australian comedian and actor. Born in Mylor, South Australia, Hadchiti and his sister Rima Hadchiti are the only two known cases of "Rima Syndrome", a genetic condition causing small-stature yet retaining normal proportions. Hadchiti stands 107 cm (3 ft 6 in) tall, and many of his comedy ... Read »


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    • Fritz Hakl

    • Fritz Hakl (January 1, 1932 – February 28, 2012) was an Austrian actor with the honorary title Kammerschauspieler. Born in Oberfeistritz, Steiermark to ordinary-size parents, Fritzs Hakl was the small-sized sixth child in a poor family. From 1966 to 1994 he was part of the ensemble of the Vienna Burgtheater. In 1 ... Read »


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    • Lisa Hammond (actress)

    • Lisa Hammond (actress)

      Lisa Hammond (born June 2nd, 1983) is a British actress, best known for her role as Donna Yates in EastEnders. She played the character Denny in Grange Hill between 1994-1996. Hammond did not star in any major roles again until 2004 when she played Tina in Max and Paddy's Road to Nowhere. However, she had minor ap ... Read »


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    • Rick Howland

    • Rick Howland

      Richard "Rick" Howland is a Canadian actor known for his role as Trick on Lost Girl and Harry Buttman (a parody of Gary Bettman) in Bon Cop, Bad Cop. Howland's first credited acting role appears in the feature film "To Catch A Yeti," opposite Meat Loaf. While at York University, he formed the comedy troupe the Fou ... Read »


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    • Linda Hunt

    • Lydia Susanna Hunter (born April 2, 1945), better known by her stage name Linda Hunt, is an American film, stage, and television actress known for her role as Henrietta Lange in the CBS series NCIS: Los Angeles. After making her film debut playing Mrs. Oxheart in Popeye (1980), Hunt portrayed the male character Billy K ... Read »


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    • Osita Iheme

    • Osita Iheme

      Osita Iheme is a Nigerian actor. He is widely known for playing the role of 'Pawpaw' in the film Aki na Ukwa alongside Chinedu Ikedieze. Osita Iheme (popularly known as Paw-Paw) has often been described as one of the best actors of his generation. He is the founder of Inspired Movement Africa. A movement set aside to i ... Read »


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    • Chinedu Ikedieze

    • Chinedu Ikedieze

      Chinedu Ikedieze, MFR (born 12 December 1977 in Bende, Abia State, Nigeria) is a Nigerian actor. He is best known for playing alongside Osita Iheme in most movies after their breakthrough in the movie Aki na Ukwa. In 2007 Ikedieze received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the African Movie Academy Awards. ... Read »


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    • Martin Klebba

    • Martin Klebba

      Martin Klebba (born June 23, 1969) is an American actor and stunt performer. Klebba has a form of dwarfism called acromicric dysplasia; he is 4' 6" tall. Klebba was born and grew up in Troy, Michigan, graduating from Athens High School. Martin was wed to Michelle Dilgard in 2011 and in a 2011 interview with Kale S ... Read »


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    • Emmanuel Lewis

    • Emmanuel Lewis

      Emmanuel Lewis (born March 9, 1971) is an American actor, best known for playing the title character in the 1980s television sitcom Webster. Lewis graduated from Midwood High School in 1989 and then Clark Atlanta University in 1997. Lewis was born in Brooklyn, New York. He is a practitioner of taekwondo. From his ... Read »


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    • Loto (actor)

    • Suon Bou known as Loto (died August 7, 2006) was a Cambodian actor. He was one of several Cambodian actors who escaped alive from the Khmer Rouge. During the 1960s and 1970s in Cambodian films he consistently played comic roles because of his miniature stature. Loto was a famous comic actor during the "Sangkum Reastr ... Read »


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    • Selene Luna

    • Selene Luna (born September 19, 1971) is an actress, comedian, burlesque performer, and model known for her roles on comedian Margaret Cho's reality TV series The Cho Show and in such films as My Bloody Valentine 3D. She also has performed with the burlesque troupe Velvet Hammer Burlesque and is the creator of her own ... Read »


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    • Eric the Actor

    • Eric Shaun Lynch (March 11, 1975 – September 20, 2014), better known as Eric the Midget and later Eric the Actor, was a member of The Howard Stern Show's Wack Pack. Lynch was 3 ft 5 in (1.04 m) tall, weighed 85 lb (39 kg), and had various health issues. He used a motorized wheelchair for mobility. D ... Read »


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    • Patty Maloney

    • Patricia Anne "Patty" Maloney (born March 17, 1936) is an American actress with dwarfism. She was born in Perkinsville, New York. She stands 3 feet 11 inches (119 cm) and weighs 60 pounds (27 kg). Maloney is best known as Honk from Far Out Space Nuts, as Lumpy from the Star Wars Holiday Special, and as Darla ... Read »


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    • Jerry Maren

    • Jerry Maren

      Gerard Marenghi (born January 24, 1920) known as Jerry Maren, is an American actor and the last surviving Munchkin of the classic 1939 MGM film The Wizard of Oz, in which he portrayed a member of the Lollipop Guild. He became the last survivor of the Munchkin cast (there may be some child actors who played Munchkins wh ... Read »


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    • Mimie Mathy

    • Mimie Mathy

      Mimie Mathy (born 8 July 1957) is a French actress, comedian and singer who is best known for her starring role in the long-running Josephine, Guardian Angel television series. Mathy has achondroplasia, a form of dwarfism, and is 4 ft 4 in (1.32 m) tall. Interested in the theatre from childhood, she studi ... Read »


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    • Michu Meszaros

    • Mihaly "Michu" Meszaros (Hungarian: Mészáros Mihály; October 1, 1939 – June 12, 2016) was a Hungarian actor, circus performer/entertainer and stuntman, who as an American citizen was best remembered as a performer with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus and for his role in the NBC sitcom ALF. He wa ... Read »


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    • Angelo Muscat

    • Angelo Muscat

      Angelo Muscat (24 September 1930 – 10 October 1977) was a Maltese-born film and television character actor. Muscat was born in Malta to a policeman father. He was distinctly diminutive at only 4 ft 3 in (1.3 m), although both his parents and his three brothers were over 6 ft in height. Muscat initially ... Read »


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    • Mark Northover

    • Mark Northover (27 March 1950 – 6 June 2004) was an English actor with dwarfism, whose best-known screen character was Burglekutt in the 1988 film Willow. Another memorable role was that of Alvy in Hardware. Outside cinema, he made an appearance in the music video for Depeche Mode's "Walking In My Shoes". Mark No ... Read »


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    • Holly One

    • Holly One (April 12, 1965 - September 8, 2006) was the most frequently used alias of an Italian porn star who was foremost known for his short stature (around 120 centimetres (3.9 ft)). He settled in Spain in the 1980s and started to perform in shows at night clubs in Ibiza in the 1990s. He was discovered by Juani ... Read »


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    • Lauritta Onye

    • Lauritta Onye

      Lauritta Onye (born 4 January 1984) is a Paralympian athlete who competes in F40 classification throwing events. She competed at the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro winning gold in the F40 shot put. Onye is also an actress, performing under the name Laury White. Onye was born in Owerri, Nigeria in 1984. She ... Read »


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    • Ovitz family

    • The Ovitz family was a family of Romanian Jewish actors/traveling musicians who survived imprisonment at the Auschwitz concentration camp during World War II. Most of them were dwarfs. They were the largest family of dwarfs ever recorded and were the largest family (twelve family members from a 15-month-old baby to a 5 ... Read »


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    • Margaret Pellegrini

    • Margaret Pellegrini

      Margaret Pellegrini (nee Williams) (September 23, 1923 – August 7, 2013) was an American actress, vaudeville performer and dancer, best known for playing one of the munchkins from the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz. Until her death in 2013, she was one of the three surviving munchkins, the other two being Jerry Maren ... Read »


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    • Linden Porco

    • Linden Porco (born 29 August 1996) is a Canadian dwarf child actor. He is 32 inches (81 centimeters) tall and is best known for his role as a body double in the 2006 American film Little Man. He was born with cartilage-hair hypoplasia, a form of dwarfism that stunts growth, but allows for proportional development. ... Read »


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    • Mikey Post

    • Mikey Post

      Mikey Post is an American actor. He has dwarfism and is three feet two inches tall. He has appeared in the films Black Knight, Rest Stop, Rest Stop 2, Killer Pad, Skid Marks, Bedtime Stories, TV shows MADtv, Boardwalk Empire, 90210 and on Animal Planet's Reality Show Pit Boss. He also is a recurring character on Disne ... Read »


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    • Mark Povinelli

    • Mark Povinelli (born August 9, 1971) is an American stage, television, and movie actor who also does occasional stunt work. He stands 3’ 9½” and weighs 75 pounds (115 cm, 34 kg) as a consequence of spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenita (SEDc), a skeletal dysplasia caused by a mutation in the COL2A1 (type ... Read »


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    • Bridget Powers

    • Bridget Powers (born October 11, 1980) is the pseudonym of Cheryl Murphy, an American hardcore pornographic actress with dwarfism. She is often credited as "Bridget the Midget" or with the alternate spelling "Bridget Powerz". Besides her adult work, she has also appeared in many films in either comedic or dramatic role ... Read »


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    • Jordan Prentice

    • Jordan Prentice (born January 30, 1973) is a Canadian actor. He is known for his portrayal of Rock in American Pie Presents: The Naked Mile and Jimmy in In Bruges, and for appearing in the music video for Vengaboys party anthem "Shalala Lala" as well as The Bloodhound Gang's music video for the 1999-song "The Bad Touch ... Read »


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    • Jack Purvis (actor)

    • Jack Purvis (13 July 1937 – 21 November 1997) was a British film actor. Purvis was a dwarf, and thus was mainly cast in roles requiring actors of short stature. Purvis appeared as a different alien creature in each of the three films of the original Star Wars trilogy (including Teebo in Return of the Jedi), and al ... Read »


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    • Meinhardt Raabe

    • Meinhardt Raabe

      Meinhardt Frank Raabe (September 2, 1915 – April 9, 2010) was an American actor. He was one of the last surviving Munchkin-actors in The Wizard of Oz, and was also the last surviving cast member with any dialogue in the film. He portrayed the coroner who certified the death of the Wicked Witch of the East. Ra ... Read »


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    • David Rappaport

    • David Rappaport

      David Stephen Rappaport (23 November 1951 – 2 May 1990) was an English actor, one of the best known dwarf actors in television and film, known for his roles in the films Time Bandits and The Bride, and television series such as L.A. Law, The Wizard and Captain Planet and the Planeteers. He was reported standing 3' ... Read »


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    • Rice brothers

    • John Rice (December 3, 1951 – November 5, 2005) and Greg Rice (born December 3, 1951), sometimes known as the Rice Brothers or Rice Twins, were identical twin dwarfs, known throughout the United States for their appearances in various commercials and infomercials. Until the death of John Rice on November 5, 2005, ... Read »


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    • Greg Rice

    • John Rice (December 3, 1951 – November 5, 2005) and Greg Rice (born December 3, 1951), sometimes known as the Rice Brothers or Rice Twins, were identical twin dwarfs, known throughout the United States for their appearances in various commercials and infomercials. Until the death of John Rice on November 5, 2005, ... Read »


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    • John Rice (television personality)

    • John Rice (December 3, 1951 – November 5, 2005) and Greg Rice (born December 3, 1951), sometimes known as the Rice Brothers or Rice Twins, were identical twin dwarfs, known throughout the United States for their appearances in various commercials and infomercials. Until the death of John Rice on November 5, 2005, ... Read »


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    • Matthew Roloff

    • Matthew Roloff

      Matthew James "Matt" Roloff (born October 7, 1961) is an American actor, author, farmer, business entrepreneur, and motivational speaker best known for participating with his family on the TLC reality television program, Little People, Big World. The show featured the Roloffs' daily life. Roloff has dwarfism, as does h ... Read »


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    • Nelson de la Rosa

    • Nelson de la Rosa Martínez (c. 1967/1968 - October 22, 2006), a.k.a. Mahow, was a Dominican Republic actor and one of the shortest men of the 20th and 21st centuries. Nelson measured 71 centimeters tall (about 2 feet 4 inches). De la Rosa starred in the 1987 feature Italian horror film made in Dominican ... Read »


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    • Shorty Rossi

    • Shorty Rossi

      Luigi "Shorty" Rossi (born February 10, 1969) is the star of Pit Boss, a reality series (now cancelled) on Animal Planet. He is also the owner and talent manager of Shortywood Productions, a company that works with little people in the entertainment industry and Shorty's Rescue, an organization set up for Pit Bull resc ... Read »


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    • Angelo Rossitto

    • Angelo Rossitto

      Angelo Salvatore Rossitto (February 18, 1908 – September 21, 1991) was an American actor. He had dwarfism and was 2'11" (89 cm) tall, and was often billed as Little Angie or Moe. Angelo appeared firstly in silent films opposite Lon Chaney and John Barrymore. On screen he portrayed everything from dwarfs, midget ... Read »


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    • Johnny Roventini

    • Johnny Roventini

      Johnny Roventini, also known as John Louis Roventini and popularly as Johnny Philip Morris, (August 15, 1910 – November 30, 1998) was an American actor with dwarfism. Less than four feet tall as a fully developed adult, Roventini was working as a bellboy at the New Yorker Hotel in 1933 when he was discovered b ... Read »


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    • Deep Roy

    • Deep Roy

      Deep Roy (born Mohinder Purba; 1 December 1957), sometimes credited as Roy Deep, is a Kenyan-English actor, stuntman, puppeteer and comedian. Due to his diminutive size (stated by IMDB to be 4'4"), he has appeared in a number of similar-sized roles, such as the Oompa-Loompas in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Keense ... Read »


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    • Zelda Rubinstein

    • Zelda Rubinstein

      Zelda May Rubinstein (May 28, 1933 – January 27, 2010) was an American actress and human rights activist, known as eccentric medium Tangina Barrons in the Poltergeist film series. Playing "Ginny", she was a regular on David E. Kelley's Emmy Award-winning television series Picket Fences for two seasons. She also ma ... Read »


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    • Schlitzie

    • Schlitzie

      Schlitzie (alternatively spelled Schlitze or Shlitze; (September 10, 1901 – September 24, 1971), possibly born Simon Metz and legally Schlitze Surtees, was an American sideshow performer, best known for his role in the 1932 movie Freaks. His lifelong career on the outdoor entertainment circuit as a major sideshow ... Read »


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    • Arthur Serevetas

    • Arthur Serevetas (often credited as Arthur Penn) is a dwarf actor from Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He has appeared in many Australian films and TV shows, including The AFL Footy Show, Fat Pizza, The Micallef Program and SeaChange. He is best known for playing the character Mini Mick from The Mick Molloy Show. Mini ... Read »


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    • Kiran Shah

    • Kiran Shah

      Kiran Shah (born September 28, 1956) is a Kenyan-Indian actor and a stuntman. Shah was born in Nairobi, Kenya. He lived in Kenya until he was twelve years old, when he moved to India with his family. While living in India, he became interested in films, and when his family moved to London, he became involved in the sh ... Read »


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    • Felix Silla

    • Felix Silla

      Felix Anthony Silla (born Roccacasale, L'Aquila - Italy, January 11, 1937), also credited as Felix Cilla, is an Italian-born American film and television actor and stuntman, known for his role as the costumed character of "Cousin Itt" on television's The Addams Family, with the voice usually provided by Anthony Magro ( ... Read »


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    • Karl Slover

    • Karl Slover

      Karl Slover (September 21, 1918 – November 15, 2011) was a Slovak-born American actor best known as one of the Munchkins in The Wizard of Oz (1939). Only three other munchkin performers remained alive at the time of Slover's death. Slover was born as Karl Kosiczky on September 21, 1918 in Prakovce, Slovakia ( ... Read »


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    • Kiruna Stamell

    • Kiruna Stamell is an Australian actor. She was born on 13 March 1981 in Paddington, Sydney, Australia at the Royal Women's Hospital and diagnosed with restricted growth (dwarfism). Stamell first learned to dance at the age of 3 in Sydney, where she learned ballet, contemporary dance and tap. She says it took her u ... Read »


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    • Betty Tanner

    • Betty Tanner

      Betty D. Toczylowski (February 5, 1916 – November 8, 1994) credited as Betty Tanner was an American actress with dwarfism, best known for her role as one of the Munchkin villagers in the 1939 film "The Wizard of Oz", and was only 3'8" when she appeared in this movie. After her appearance in the Wizard of Oz, she a ... Read »


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    • Jason Tompkins

    • Jason Tompkins is a British actor and dwarf. He is most famous for his role as Robert Greenspan, one of the main characters in the dark comedy series Psychoville. He also had a notable role in an episode of Jonathan Creek, as well as a minor role in an episode of The 10th Kingdom. ... Read »


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    • Verne Troyer

    • Verne Troyer

      Verne Troyer (born January 1, 1969) is an American actor, stunt actor and comedian. He is notable for his height of 2 ft 8 in (0.81 m), the result of cartilage–hair hypoplasia dwarfism, making him one of the shortest men in the world. He is best known for playing Mini-Me in the Austin Powers series of com ... Read »


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    • Jimmy Vee

    • Jimmy Vee

      Jimmy Vee (born 5 November 1959) is a Scottish actor and stunt performer. He is best known for playing a number of Doctor Who monsters and aliens, as well as the actor for R2-D2 in the upcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Vee started his career as a stunt double/performer for various small actors and extras in films ... Read »


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    • Hervé Villechaize


    • Pat Walshe

    • Pat Walshe

      Patrick "Pat" Walshe (July 26, 1900 – December 11, 1991) was an American dwarf character actor and circus performer who specialized portraying animals (animal impersonating). He is best known for playing Nikko, the head of the Winged Monkeys in The Wizard of Oz. He appeared in only a few films, as most of his work ... Read »


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    • Mick Walter

    • Mick Walter (born Michael E. Walter in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, in 1955), often referred to by the stage name Big Mick, is an English actor. He is known for appearing in television comedies, first appearing as Jack Large in Blackadder. He has also appeared in Black Books, Green Wing and Psychoville. He has appeared in ... Read »


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    • Helen Wellington-Lloyd

    • Helen Wellington-Lloyd, also called Helen of Troy, is an actress originally from South Africa. She is most famous for being a follower of punk band The Sex Pistols in the late 1970s, attending most of their shows until their breakup. She was also one-time lover and later protégé of Malcolm McLaren. Wellington-Ll ... Read »


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    • Weng Weng

    • Ernesto de la Cruz (September 7, 1957 – August 29, 1992), better known as Weng Weng, was a Filipino actor and martial artist. Only 83 cm (2 feet, 9 inches) tall, he is listed in the Guinness World Records as the shortest adult actor in a leading role. He played Secret Agent 00 in For Y’ur Height Only an ... Read »


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    • Marshall Pinckney Wilder

    • Marshall Pinckney Wilder

      Marshall Pinckney Wilder (September 19, 1859 – January 10, 1915) was an American actor, monologist, humorist and sketch artist. Marshall Pinckney Wilder (sometimes spelled Marshal) was born along the north shore of Seneca Lake at Geneva, New York the son of Dr. Louis de Valois Wilder and the former Mary A. B ... Read »


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    • Brad Williams (comedian)

    • Brad Williams (born 1984) is an American comedian and actor. He regularly appeared on the show Mind of Mencia. Williams was born with Achondroplasia, a type of dwarfism. His condition plays a large part in the bits in both his stand-up comedy and television roles. He was a student at Sunny Hills High School in Fullert ... Read »


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    • Danny Woodburn

    • Daniel Charles "Danny" Woodburn (born July 26, 1964) is an American actor and comedian, and activist for the disability rights movement. He is well known for having played Mickey Abbott on the sitcom Seinfeld. He has more than 130 television and 28 film appearances to date. Woodburn was born in Philadelphia, Penn ... Read »


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    • Ben Woolf

    • Benjamin Eric Woolf (September 15, 1980 – February 23, 2015) was an American film and television actor. He is known for his double roles in American Horror Story where he played "Meep" and "Infantata". He was also a pre-school teacher. Born September 15, 1980, Fort Collins, Colorado, in the United States, to ... Read »


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