Peter Dinklage to star in The Toxic Avenger reboot

He assumes the name Toxie and turns into an underdog hero who saves his family, friends and community from society’s ills. By: Entertainment Desk | New Delhi |

December 1, 2020 9:29:41 am

Peter Dinklage will play the lead role in The Toxic Avenger reboot. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd đź“Ł The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Macon Blair will write and direct the reboot. Sequels, a musical production, an animated series and a TV spin-off were all released in the following years. (Photo: Reuters)Peter Dinklage, best known for his role as Tyrion Lannister in the HBO series Game of Thrones, will star in the reboot of The Toxic Avenger (1984), Variety reported. 1984’s The Toxic Avenger opened to a mediocre response but eventually became a cult classic that kicked off a popular franchise. Lloyd Kaufman and Michael Herz, who helmed the original 1984 movie, will serve as producers. The Toxic Avenger follows Melvin, who is disfigured after being pushed into toxic waste. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
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