Jimmy MacAskill (born May 13, 1967) is an Australian actor and mime. Jimmy, who has achondroplasia, became an actor while attending the University of Canberra.


Jimmy was born in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory. He currently resides in Sydney, New South Wales with his wife. Although his parents and his sister, ballerina Samantha MacAskill, are of average height, Jimmy currently stands at 3 ft 8 in (1.12 m).

In 1999, Jimmy applied for a job as a cast-member with the then-upcoming Disneyland Sydney park. He was hired soon after along with his sister Samantha and they soon became regular performers in the park.

He became a Disney Legend in 2017.


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