Peter Capaldi

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Peter Dougan Capaldi (born 14 April 1958) is an Academy Award and BAFTA award winning Scottish actor and film director. In 1995, his short film Franz Kafka's It's a Wonderful Life won the Academy Award for Live Action Short Film. As an actor, he played Oldsen in Local Hero, John Frobisher in Torchwood and political spin doctor Malcolm Tucker in the British TV comedy series The Thick of It and the affiliated feature film In the Loop. He also portrayed Balthazar, one of the Magi, in the 2010 BBC adaptation of The Nativity.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Peter Dougan Capaldi (born 14 April 1958) is an Academy Award and BAFTA award winning Scottish actor and film director. In 1995, his short film Franz Kafka's It's a Wonderful Life won the Academy Award for Live Action Short Film. As an actor, he played Oldsen in Local Hero, John Frobisher in Torchwood and political spin doctor Malcolm Tucker in the British TV comedy series The Thick of It and the affiliated feature film In the Loop. He also portrayed Balthazar, one of the Magi, in the 2010 BBC adaptation of The Nativity.

Description above from the Wikipedia article  Peter Capaldi, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.  

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Gender Male

Known Credits 79

Birthday 1958-04-14

Place of Birth Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 Doctor Who: The Husbands of River Song as The Doctor
2014 Doctor Who: Last Christmas as The Doctor
2014 Paddington as Mr. Curry
2014 Doctor Who: Deep Breath as Peter Capaldi
2014 Maleficent as King Kinloch
2014 The Musketeers(10 episodes) as Cardinal Richelieu
2013 Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor as The Doctor
2013 The Fifth Estate as Alan Rusbridger
2013 World War Z as W.H.O. Doctor
2013 Inside the Mind of Leonardo as Leonardo da Vinci
2012 Punk Britannia as Narrator
2012 The Cricklewood Greats as Himself
2011 Big Fat Gypsy Gangster as Peter Van Gellis
2011 The Hour(8 episodes) as Randall Brown
2011 The Field of Blood(2 episodes) as Dr. Pete
2011 The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: The Murder at Road Hill House as Samuel Kent
2010 The Nativity(4 episodes)
2010 Accused(1 episode)
2009 Getting On(3 episodes) as Peter Healy
2009 In the Loop as Malcolm Tucker
2008 The Devil's Whore as King Charles I
2008 The Devil's Whore(4 episodes) as King Charles I
2008 Midnight Man(0 episodes)
2007 Spinners and Losers as Malcolm Tucker
2007 The Rise of the Nutters as Malcolm Tucker
2007 Fallen Angel as Henry Appleton
2007 Skins(4 episodes)
2006 Torchwood(5 episodes)
2006 Aftersun(2 episodes)
2006 The One Show(1 episode)
2006 Trawlermen(21 episodes)
2006 Wild Country as Father Steve
2006 Pinochet's Last Stand as Andy McEntee
2005 The Thick of It(53 episodes) as Malcolm Tucker
2005 Doctor Who(1 episode)
2005 Doctor Who(1 episode) as The Doctor (uncredited)
2005 Doctor Who(26 episodes) as The Doctor
2005 House Of 9 as Max Roy
2004 Modigliani as Jean Cocteau
2004 Sea of Souls(2 episodes)
2004 Niceland (Population. 1.000.002) as John
2003 Peep Show(1 episode)
2003 Fortysomething(6 episodes)
2003 Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War as Derek
2003 Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War as Matron
2002 Solid Geometry as David Hunter
2002 Foyle's War(1 episode)
2002 Max as David Cohn
2001 In Deep(2 episodes)
2001 Hotel! as Hilton Gilfoyle
2001 Judge John Deed(1 episode)
2000 Waking the Dead(2 episodes)
1999 The Greatest Store In The World as Mr. Whiskers
1998 What Rats Won't Do as Tony
1997 Bean as Gareth
1997 Midsomer Murders(1 episode)
1997 Smilla's Sense of Snow as Birgo Lander
1996 The Crow Road
1996 The Crow Road(4 episodes) as Rory McHoan
1996 Neverwhere as Islington
1996 Neverwhere(7 episodes)
1996 Giving Tongue as Duncan Fielding
1994 The Vicar of Dibley(1 episode)
1994 Chandler & Co.(12 episodes)
1994 Captives as Simon
1993 Prime Suspect 3 as Vera Reynolds
1993 Soft Top Hard Shoulder as Gavin Bellini
1992 Mr. Wakefield's Crusade as Luke Wakefield
1991 Prime Suspect(2 episodes)
1991 Do Not Disturb
1991 Selling Hitler
1989 Stay Lucky(1 episode)
1988 Dangerous Liaisons as Azolan
1988 This Morning(1 episode)
1988 The Lair of the White Worm as Angus Flint
1987 The Ruth Rendell Mysteries(3 episodes)
1985 John and Yoko: A Love Story as George Harrison
1983 Local Hero as Oldsen
1967 Natural World(1 episode) as Narrator
1900 Rik Mayall Presents(1 episode) as David Critchley

Writing

2012 The Cricklewood Greats … Writer
2001 Strictly Sinatra … Writer
1995 Franz Kafka's It's a Wonderful Life … Writer
1993 Soft Top Hard Shoulder … Writer

Directing

2012 The Cricklewood Greats … Director
2001 Strictly Sinatra … Director
1995 Franz Kafka's It's a Wonderful Life … Director

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