Peter Dinklage: Game of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage Set to Star in ‘Toxic Avenger’ Reboot

Peter Dinklage: Game of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage starred in the revival of the classic cult horror-comedy The Toxic Avenger, directed and written by Macon Blair.

Game of Thrones Peter Dinklage starred in The Toxic Avenger restart.

The original Toxic Avenger was a 1984 horror-comedy that became a cult classic because it was first ignored by directors. And released a lucky film in 1985 that resulted in several series. And unsuccessful cartoon series.

The film tells the story of Melvin Ferd, a lonely guard who is exposed to toxic chemicals and later becomes a mutated superhero.

Dinklage will play Melvin Ferd, a man who switches from an angry Guardian to Toxie, a deformed Superman who has awakened in Tromaville. And disappears into the guts of the villains in the legendary remake of the 1984 horror/cult classic Deadline.

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‘Toxic Avenger’ Reboot : Peter Dinklage

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Toxic Avenger debuted in 1984 with Troma Entertainment. A studio known for its large collection of horror films and thrillers.

At first, it was difficult to set the tone of this film as its violence and madness escalated when Melvin fell into a pile of toxic mud that gave him superpowers.

However, the film quickly became a cult classic, creating an entire movie franchise, a play, And even a Marvel comic that was released between 1991 and 1992.

The original film was directed by Lloyd Kaufman and Michael Herz.

Originally known as Melvin, the protagonist warms up when pushed into a toxic trash can and soon adopts the nickname Toxie.

But to save his son, friends, and community from corruption and greed. Toxic has to face the occasion as an oppressed hero.

After the debut of the original “Toxic Avenger,” it became a cult classic and evolved into music production, children’s animation series, and Marvel comedy.

Toxie has been a mascot for Troma Entertainment ever since.

While it had been unclear for some time who would get the rights to this franchise. Legendary acquired the rights to Toxie in 2018.

Since then, the studio has been working on a modern remake of the film. According to the deadline, Lloyd Kaufman and Michael Herz from Troma Entertainment will produce together.

Legendary previously said the upload will be smoother. Sources speculate that he may have a PG-13 rating rather than an R rating.

Dinklage is represented by CAA and Jackoway Austen.

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