June 19, 1984
38 years old
6 ft 0½ in | 184 cm
77 kg | 170 lbs
12 US | 45 EU
Paul Franklin Dano was born in New York City, New York, United States, on June 19, 1984, is an American actor.
Young Paul Dano first started performing in community theatre productions.
He made big screen debut in drama film The Newcomers (2000) in role as Joel.
He got his television debut in The WB sitcom Smart Guy (1998) in episode "She Got Game", in role as Nicholas.
Paul's breakthrough performance came as Paul Sunday / Eli Sunday in epic period drama film There Will Be Blood (2007).
He landed his Broadway debut in a play "Inherit the Wind" (1996) in role as Howard, at Royale Theatre, at the age of twelve.
He made his directorial debut with drama film Wildlife (2018), which was co-written with Zoe Kazan.
How tall is Paul Dano and what is his weight? Paul Dano's height is 6' 0½" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 184 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 170 іn pоunds or 77 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.
Paul Dano is 38 years old.
Paul Dano net worth is around 10 million dollars.
He was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his role as Paul Sunday / Eli Sunday in epic period drama movie There Will Be Blood (2007).
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his role as Brian Wilson in biographical drama film Love & Mercy (2014).
He won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as Dwayne in tragicomedy road film Little Miss Sunshine (2006).
He was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as John Tibeats in biographical drama film 12 Years a Slave (2013).
He won the National Board of Review Award for Best Cast for his role as Alex Jones in thriller movie Prisoners (2013).
He voiced Alexander in fantasy adventure drama film Where the Wild Things Are (2009).
Gigantic (2009) comedy opposite Zooey Deschanel and John Goodman
Knight and Day (2010) action comedy with Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz
Meek's Cutoff (2010) Western drama opposite Michelle Williams and Zoe Kazan
Cowboys & Aliens (2011) science fiction Western action with Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford and Olivia Wilde
Being Flynn (2012) drama opposite Robert De Niro and Julianne Moore
Ruby Sparks (2012) romantic comedy drama with Zoe Kazan and Annette Bening
Youth (2015) comedy drama opposite Michael Caine and Harvey Keitel
Swiss Army Man (2016) surreal comedy drama opposite Daniel Radcliffe and Mary Elizabeth Winstead
Okja (2017) action adventure with Tilda Swinton and Jake Gyllenhaal
He voiced Matthew Fontenot in crime thriller film The Guilty (2021).
The Fabelmans (2022) coming-of-age drama opposite Michelle Williams and Seth Rogen
He played Edward Nashton / Riddler in superhero film The Batman (2022).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for his role as David Sweat in Showtime television limited series Escape at Dannemora (2018).
He played Patrick Whalen in HBO crime drama television series The Sopranos (2002-2004) in two episodes.
He portrayed Pierre Bezukhov in BBC One historical drama television series War & Peace (2016).
Attended Browning School in New York City.
Graduated from Wilton High School in Connecticut (2002).
Studied at Eugene Lang College in New York City.
Has younger sister, Sarah and older brother, Roy.
Has Slovakian, Swedish, Austrian and Bohemian Czech ancestry.
He was lead guitarist and vocalist of rock band "Mook", they released debut studio album "Mook" in 2011.
Lives in Brooklyn, New York City.
He started dating actress Zoe Kazan in 2007, they have one daughter, Alma Bay.