Paul Dano

Actor | Soundtrack | Producer
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Little Miss Sunshine (2006) | Looper (2012) | Prisoners (2013)
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 22 wins & 34 nominations More »
Paul Franklin Dano
Jun 19, 1984 (age 33)
6' 1" (1.85m)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for WildlifeWildlife Director, Producer, Writer (adaptation)  Less 2017 Post-Prod
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Escape at DannemoraEscape at Dannemora (TV Series) David Sweat ( 1 episode, 2018 )  Less 2018 1 Pre-Prod
Past Film & Video (37 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for OkjaOkja Jay  Less 2017 $50MM
  • Primary photo for Don't Think TwiceDon't Think Twice Thanks  Less 2016 $4.4MM
  • Primary photo for Swiss Army ManSwiss Army Man Hank, Performer ("Cotton Eye Joe", "Jurassic Park", "Intro Song", "Where Did You Come From?", "Cave Ballad", "When I Think About Mom", "Talk To Her", "Montage", "River Rocket", "Goodbye/Hello")  Less 2016 $3MM $4.2MM
  • Primary photo for YouthYouth Jimmy Tree  Less 2015 €12MM $2.7MM
  • Primary photo for Love & MercyLove & Mercy Brian - Past, Performer ("God Only Knows", "You Still Believe In Me", "Caroline, No", "Good Vibrations", "Surf's Up", "Black Hole", "Be My Baby" (uncredited))  Less 2014 $10MM $13MM
  • Primary photo for SnowpiercerSnowpiercer Special Thanks  Less 2013 $39MM $4.6MM
  • Primary photo for Night MovesNight Moves Thanks  Less 2013 $253K
  • Primary photo for 12 Years a Slave12 Years a Slave Tibeats, Performer ("Run Nigger Run")  Less 2013 $20MM $57MM
  • Primary photo for Don JonDon Jon The Producers Would Like To Thank  Less 2013 $3MM $24MM
  • Primary photo for PrisonersPrisoners Alex Jones  Less 2013 $46MM $61MM
  • Primary photo for LooperLooper Seth  Less 2012 $30MM $66MM
  • Primary photo for Ruby SparksRuby Sparks Calvin Weir-Fields, Executive Producer  Less 2012 $8MM $2.5MM
  • Primary photo for Being FlynnBeing Flynn Nick Flynn  Less 2012 $526K
  • Primary photo for FlatscreenFlatscreen (Video) Paul  Less 2012 $5K
  • Primary photo for For EllenFor Ellen Joby Taylor, Executive Producer  Less 2012 $7K
  • Primary photo for Cowboys & AliensCowboys & Aliens Percy Dolarhyde  Less 2011 $163MM $100MM
  • Primary photo for Meek's CutoffMeek's Cutoff Thomas Gately  Less 2010 $978K
  • Primary photo for Knight and DayKnight and Day Simon Feck  Less 2010 $117MM $76MM
  • Primary photo for The Extra ManThe Extra Man Louis Ives  Less 2010 $7MM $453K
  • Primary photo for The Good HeartThe Good Heart Lucas, Soundtrack ("Lullaby for Kitten")  Less 2009 $3.8MM $20K
  • Primary photo for Where the Wild Things AreWhere the Wild Things Are Alexander (voice)  Less 2009 $100MM $77MM
  • Primary photo for Taking WoodstockTaking Woodstock VW Guy  Less 2009 $30MM $7.4MM
  • Primary photo for What Goes UpWhat Goes Up Special Thanks  Less 2009 $2K
  • Primary photo for GiganticGigantic Brian Weathersby, Executive Producer  Less 2008 $102K
  • Primary photo for Explicit IllsExplicit Ills Rocco  Less 2008 $1.5MM $29K
  • Primary photo for Light and the SuffererLight and the Sufferer Don (AKA: Light)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for There Will Be BloodThere Will Be Blood Paul Sunday / Eli Sunday  Less 2007 $25MM $40MM
  • Primary photo for WeaponsWeapons Chris  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Fast Food NationFast Food Nation Brian  Less 2006 $1MM
  • Primary photo for Little Miss SunshineLittle Miss Sunshine Dwayne  Less 2006 $8MM $60MM
  • Primary photo for The KingThe King Paul Sandow, Performer ("My Arms Belong to Jesus", "Sad and Beautiful World" (2000), "Helplessly Hoping" (1969))  Less 2005 $281K
  • Primary photo for The Ballad of Jack and RoseThe Ballad of Jack and Rose Thaddius  Less 2005 $1.5MM $712K
  • Primary photo for The Girl Next DoorThe Girl Next Door Klitz  Less 2004 $25MM $15MM
  • Primary photo for Taking LivesTaking Lives Young Asher  Less 2004 $45MM $33MM
  • Primary photo for The Emperor's ClubThe Emperor's Club Martin Blythe  Less 2002 $12MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for L.I.E.L.I.E. Howie Blitzer (as Paul Franklin Dano)  Less 2001 $700K $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for The NewcomersThe Newcomers Joel  Less 2000
Past Television (5 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for War & PeaceWar & Peace (TV Mini-series) Pierre Bezukhov ( 6 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 6
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Performer ("Barbara Ann") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for The SopranosThe Sopranos (TV Series) Patrick Whaley / Patrick Whalen ( 2 episodes, 2002–2004 )  Less 2002–2004 2
    • All Due Respect (Jun 6, 2004) Patrick Whaley (as Paul Franklin Dano)  Less
    • Everybody Hurts (Oct 20, 2002) Patrick Whalen (as Paul Franklin Dano)  Less
  • Primary photo for Too Young to Be a DadToo Young to Be a Dad (TV Movie) Matt Freeman (as Paul Franklin Dano)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Smart GuySmart Guy (TV Series) Nicholas ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
    • She Got Game (Sep 20, 1998) Nicholas (as Paul Franklin Dano)  Less
Self (31 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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