Born Mohinder Purba, in Nairobi, Kenya, Deep Roy is a tall dwarf who stands 4 feet, 4 inches tall. A multifaceted actor, he has an impressive acting portfolio which includes, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (the Oompah Loompah), The Corpse Bride, and How the Grinch Stole Christmas, to name a few. He was a puppeteer in the original Star Wars trilogy, and has lent his voice to memorable characters like Teeny Weeny, in the Neverending Story, and Mr. SaggyBottom in Big Fish. His impressive resume can be found here . If you are interested in learning about his latest endeavors, visit his fan site.