Paul Dano

Paul Dano

  • Born on
    • June 19th, 1984
Paul Franklin Dano (born June 19, 1984) is an American actor, writer, director, and producer. He is known for films such as There Will Be Blood (2007), The Batman (2022), Little Miss Sunshine (2006), Prisoners (2013), Twelve Years a Slave (2013), Swiss Army Man (2016) and Okja (2017). In 2018, he made his directing debut with Wildlife, which he co-wrote with his partner, Zoe Kazan.

Starring Paul Dano on Plex


Acting (34 Credits)

2022The Batman as Edward Nashton
2021The Guilty as Matthew Fontenot (voice)
2018Escape at Dannemora as David Sweat
2017Okja as Jay
2016Swiss Army Man as Hank
2016War and Peace (2016) as Pierre Bezukhov
2015Youth as Jimmy Tree
2014Love & Mercy as Brian Wilson - Past
201312 Years a Slave as John Tibeats
2013Prisoners as Alex Jones
2012For Ellen as Joby Taylor
2012Ruby Sparks as Calvin
2012Being Flynn as Nick Flynn
2012Looper as Seth
2011Cowboys & Aliens as Percy Dolarhyde
2010The Extra Man as Louis Ives
2010Meek's Cutoff as Thomas Gately
2010Knight and Day as Simon Feck
2009The Good Heart as Lucas
2009Taking Woodstock as VW Guy
2009Where the Wild Things Are as Alexander (voice)
2008Explicit Ills as Rocco
2008Gigantic as Brian
2007There Will Be Blood as Paul Sunday / Eli Sunday
2007Weapons as Chris
2006Little Miss Sunshine as Dwayne Hoover
2006Fast Food Nation as Brian
2005The King as Paul
2005The Ballad of Jack and Rose as Thaddius
2004The Girl Next Door as Klitz
2004Taking Lives as Young Asher
2002Too Young to Be a Dad as Matt Freeman
2002The Emperor's Club as Martin Blythe
2001L.I.E. as Howie Blitzer

Director (1 Credits)



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