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Peter Capaldi

Peter Dougan Capaldi (born 14 April 1958) is a Scottish actor, writer and director. He portrayed the twelfth incarnation of the Doctor in Doctor Who and Malcolm Tucker the spin doctor in The Thick of It, for which he has received four British Academy Television Award nominations, winning Best Male Comedy Performance in 2010. When he reprised the role in In the Loop, Capaldi was honoured with several film critic award nominations for Best Supporting Actor. In 2012, Capaldi wrote (with Tony Roche), directed and performed in The Cricklewood Greats, an affectionate spoof documentary about a fictitious film studio, which tracks real developments and trends throughout the history of British cinema. Film roles include Oldsen in Local Hero, Angus Flint in Ken Russell's The Lair of the White Worm, and Mr Curry in Paddington and its sequel, Paddington 2. As a director, Capaldi won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film and the BAFTA Award for Best Short Film for his short film Franz Kafka's It's a Wonderful Life. He went on to write and direct the drama film Strictly Sinatra and helmed two series of sitcom Getting On. Description above from the Wikipedia article  Peter Capaldi, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.  


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Born:
Apr 14, 1958 In Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
49
First Appeared:
In the movie Living Apart Together 1982-11-29
Latest Project:
Movie The Suicide Squad 2021-07-30
Known For
Filmography
Movie The Suicide Squad Clifford DeVoe / The Thinker 2021-07-30
Movie The Personal History of David Copperfield Mr Micawber 2019-11-07
Movie Christopher Robin Rabbit (voice) 2018-08-02
Movie Doctor Who: Twice Upon a Time The Doctor (12) 2017-12-25
Movie Doctor Who: The Husbands of River Song The Doctor 2015-12-25
Movie Doctor Who: Deep Breath The Doctor 2014-08-23
Movie Doctor Who: Last Christmas The Doctor 2014-12-25
Movie Doctor Who: Dark Water/Death in Heaven The Doctor 2014-11-08
Movie Paddington Reginald Curry 2014-11-24
Movie The Fifth Estate Alan Rusbridger 2013-10-11
Movie World War Z W.H.O. Doctor 2013-06-20
Movie Doctor Who: The Time of the Doctor The Doctor 2013-12-25
Movie Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor The Doctor (12) (uncredited) 2013-11-23
Series The Hour Randall Brown 2011-07-19
Movie Bistro Max 2010-10-01
Movie The Nativity Balthasar 2010-12-19
Series The Nativity Balthazar 2010-12-20
Movie In the Loop Malcolm Tucker 2009-01-22
Series The Devil's Whore King Charles I 2008-11-19
Movie Magicians Mike Francis 2007-05-18
Series Fallen Angel Henry Appleton 2007-03-11
Movie The Rise of the Nutters Malcolm Tucker 2007-07-01
Movie Pinochet's Last Stand Andy McEntee 2006-03-26
Movie Wild Country Father Steve 2006-04-01
Series The Thick of It Malcolm Tucker 2005-05-19
Movie The Best Man Priest 2005-07-09
Movie House Of 9 Max Roy 2005-06-19
Movie Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War Derek 2003-01-30
Series Fortysomething 2003-06-29
Movie Max David Cohn 2002-09-10
Movie Hotel! Hilton Gilfoyle 2001-02-17
Movie The Greatest Store In The World Mr. Whiskers 1999-01-01
Movie What Rats Won't Do Tony 1998-07-01
Movie Bean Gareth 1997-07-03
Movie The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling 1997-11-09
Movie Shooting Fish Mr Gilzean 1997-08-22
Movie The Treasure Seekers Jellicoe 1996-01-01
Series The Crow Road Rory McHoan 1996-11-04
Series Chandler & Co. 1994-07-12
Movie Soft Top Hard Shoulder Gavin Bellini 1993-01-15
Movie Prime Suspect 3: The Keeper of Souls Vera Reynolds 1993-12-19
Movie Mr. Wakefield's Crusade Luke Wakefield 1992-04-22
Movie Do Not Disturb 1991-03-17
Movie Selling Hitler Thomas Walde 1991-06-11
Movie Dream Baby Willie 1989-05-29
Movie The Lair of the White Worm Angus Flint 1988-09-21
Movie Dangerous Liaisons Azolan 1988-12-21
Movie Turtle Diary Assistant Keeper 1985-12-06
Movie Living Apart Together Joe 1982-11-29