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Tyrion Lannister's Pakistani doppelganger

Rozi Khan, 26, poses for a photograph in Rawalpindi, Pakistan April 28, 2019. The waiter has taken social media in his homeland of Pakistan - where "Game of Thrones" has a strong following - by storm for his uncanny resemblance to U.S. actor Peter Dinklage, who plays Tyrion Lannister in the HBO fantasy series.

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Rozi Khan, 26, poses for a photograph in Rawalpindi, Pakistan April 28, 2019. The waiter has taken social media in his homeland of Pakistan - where "Game of Thrones" has a strong following - by storm for his uncanny resemblance to U.S. actor Peter...more

Rozi Khan, 26, poses for a photograph in Rawalpindi, Pakistan April 28, 2019. The waiter has taken social media in his homeland of Pakistan - where "Game of Thrones" has a strong following - by storm for his uncanny resemblance to U.S. actor Peter Dinklage, who plays Tyrion Lannister in the HBO fantasy series. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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People take selfie with Rozi Khan in Rawalpindi. Until a few months ago, the 26-year-old had never heard of Dinklage. But his life changed when the son of the restaurant owner he works for spotted the resemblance and posted his picture on Facebook.

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People take selfie with Rozi Khan in Rawalpindi. Until a few months ago, the 26-year-old had never heard of Dinklage. But his life changed when the son of the restaurant owner he works for spotted the resemblance and posted his picture on...more

People take selfie with Rozi Khan in Rawalpindi. Until a few months ago, the 26-year-old had never heard of Dinklage. But his life changed when the son of the restaurant owner he works for spotted the resemblance and posted his picture on Facebook. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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"In the beginning, they started calling me Peter Dinklage. After that I saw his show, and then slowly, slowly I became famous," Khan told Reuters.

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"In the beginning, they started calling me Peter Dinklage. After that I saw his show, and then slowly, slowly I became famous," Khan told Reuters. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

"In the beginning, they started calling me Peter Dinklage. After that I saw his show, and then slowly, slowly I became famous," Khan told Reuters. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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Rozi Khan poses for a photograph while having his hair done at a barber shop in Rawalpindi. The resemblance goes beyond facial features: both men are also 4 feet 5 inches (135 cms) tall. "My wish is to work in movies. And my other wish is that I should meet Peter Dinklage," Khan added.

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Rozi Khan poses for a photograph while having his hair done at a barber shop in Rawalpindi. The resemblance goes beyond facial features: both men are also 4 feet 5 inches (135 cms) tall. "My wish is to work in movies. And my other wish is that I...more

Rozi Khan poses for a photograph while having his hair done at a barber shop in Rawalpindi. The resemblance goes beyond facial features: both men are also 4 feet 5 inches (135 cms) tall. "My wish is to work in movies. And my other wish is that I should meet Peter Dinklage," Khan added. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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Rozi Khan reacts on the street in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Rozi Khan reacts on the street in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Rozi Khan reacts on the street in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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Rozi Khan carries flatbreads as he jokes with nearby shopkeepers in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Rozi Khan carries flatbreads as he jokes with nearby shopkeepers in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Rozi Khan carries flatbreads as he jokes with nearby shopkeepers in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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Rozi Khan serves food to customers at hotel in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Rozi Khan serves food to customers at hotel in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Rozi Khan serves food to customers at hotel in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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Rozi Khan drinks at a stall outside local cinema in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Rozi Khan drinks at a stall outside local cinema in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Rozi Khan drinks at a stall outside local cinema in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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Rozi Khan gestures during an interview with Reuters in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Rozi Khan gestures during an interview with Reuters in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Rozi Khan gestures during an interview with Reuters in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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Rozi Khan talks on his phone near a tea stall in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Rozi Khan talks on his phone near a tea stall in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

Rozi Khan talks on his phone near a tea stall in Rawalpindi. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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