Peter Dinklage received an Emmy nomination in the category of 'Best Supporting Actor' in the HBO series 'Game of Thrones'
This is only related to the Roloffs because Amy Roloff in one of her March Coffee Chats, suggested that the Emmy awards should invite her to be an award presenter and implied the Emmys could be doing more to display diversity on the Awards show.
"Another thing on my mind is the Emmy awards. Look at me, I was on one of the longest running family reality shows in history. Six seasons, 220 episodes. Wouldn't it be great for me to be invited to present an award? I watch the awards and see all these beautiful women with hour glass figures in their gorgeous designer dresses. I think they should have the challenge of making me a dress and making me beautiful. It would be great for diversity for people to see me at the Emmy awards up on stage presenting the award for the program on television for this genre..."
Peter Dinklage, a respected actor that has dwarfism, has been nominated for an Emmy award for his role in "Game of Thrones" on HBO.