STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,151 this week

Michael Dunn (I) (1934–1973)


Michael Dunn was born Gary Neil Miller in Oklahoma. His parents were Mr. and Mrs. Fred Miller. They moved to Detroit, Michigan, in 1938. Dunn was 5 years old when he knew he'd be a dwarf but was determined not to let it stop him or make him dependent. He graduated from Detroit's Redford High School in 1951, where he had been active in many school ... See full bio »

Jeff Bridges Opens Up About 'Hell or High Water'

We chat with Oscar winner and seven-time nominee Jeff Bridges about his previous nods and his work on Hell or High Water. Plus, we get the actor to talk a little Big Lebowski.

Watch our interview with Jeff Bridges

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 people
created 11 Dec 2011
 
a list of 142 people
created 01 Sep 2012
 
a list of 911 people
created 24 Apr 2015
 
a list of 67 people
created 24 Aug 2015
 
a list of 100 people
created 08 Oct 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Michael Dunn's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Ship of Fools
Ship of Fools Karl Glocken
(1965)
You're a Big Boy Now
You're a Big Boy Now Richard Mudd
(1966)
No Way to Treat a Lady
No Way to Treat a Lady Mr. Kupperman
(1968)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (33 credits)
 1974 The Abdication
The Dwarf
 1974 The Mutations
Burns
 1974 La loba y la Paloma
Bodo
 1973 The Werewolf of Washington
Dr. Kiss
 1972 Goodnight, My Love (TV Movie)
Arthur Boyle
 1972 Night Gallery (TV Series)
The Servant (segment "The Sins of the Fathers")
- The Sins of the Fathers/You Can't Get Help Like That Anymore (1972) ... The Servant (segment "The Sins of the Fathers")
 1972 The Swan Song (Short)
Theatre Prompter
 1971 Murders in the Rue Morgue
Pierre Triboulet
 1970 Trop petit mon ami
Tiky Edriss
 1970 Bonanza (TV Series)
George Marshall
- It's a Small World (1970) ... George Marshall
 1969 Justine
Mnemjian
 1968 Star Trek (TV Series)
Alexander
 1968 Boom!
Rudi
 1968 Tarzan (TV Series)
Amir Chin
- Alex the Great (1968) ... Amir Chin
 1968 No Way to Treat a Lady
Mr. Kupperman
 1968 Madigan
Midget Castiglione
 1967 The Monroes (TV Series)
Nemo
- Ghosts of Paradox (1967) ... Nemo
 1967 Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series)
Clown
- The Wax Men (1967) ... Clown
 1966 You're a Big Boy Now
Richard Mudd
 1966 Run for Your Life (TV Series)
George Kowal
- The Dark Beyond the Door (1966) ... George Kowal
 1965 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Mr. Sin
- The Prisoners of Mr. Sin (1965) ... Mr. Sin
 1965 Get Smart (TV Series)
Mr. Big
- Mr. Big (1965) ... Mr. Big
 1965 Ship of Fools
Karl Glocken
 1964 East Side/West Side (TV Series)
The Porter
- Here Today (1964) ... The Porter
 1964 Arrest and Trial (TV Series)
News Vendor
- The Revenge of the Worm (1964) ... News Vendor
 1962 Without Each Other
Dwarf
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (11 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Height:

3' 11" (1.19 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"Here's a midget part", [producers] say. "Mike's available". Then they soft-soap me about what a great [actor] I am. I don't want to play Charlton Heston parts, but there are a lot of roles I can do.

Trivia:

Phoebe Dorin, Dunn's singing partner and The Wild Wild West (1965) co-star, is extensively interviewed about their relationship in Tom Weaver's book "Science Fiction Confidential" (McFarland & Co., 2002). See more »

Nickname:

Mike

Star Sign:

Libra

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Michael Dunn deserves a Star alongside other great actors jimrobbins
Joy Talbot papawith8
New Book About Michael Dunn papawith8
Michael Dunn Murderer ? ! ? Fix it IMDB! ThymeCyan
Michael Dunn Facebook Group page man2god
Discuss Michael Dunn on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page