Peter Capaldi

14 Apr 1958

Actor, Director

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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Filmography (25 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···Christopher Robin
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Rabbit (voice))
(movie, 2017)
···Paddington 2
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Animation
Role: Actor (as Reginald Curry)
(movie, 2014)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, Family
Role: Actor (as Reginald Curry)
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as The Doctor)
Genre: Science Fiction, Adventure
Role: Actor (as The Doctor)
(movie, 2013)
···The Fifth Estate
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Alan Rusbridger)
(movie, 2013)
7.8World War Z
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as W.H.O. Doctor)
(movie, 2011)
···The Suspicions of Mr Whicher
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Samuel Kent)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Samuel Kent)
(movie, 2009)
···In the Loop
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Malcolm Tucker)
(movie, 2006)
···Pinochet in Suburbia
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Andy McEntee)
(movie, 2005)
···House Of 9
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Max Roy)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as John)
(movie, 2002)
Genre: War, Drama
Role: Actor (as David Cohn)
(movie, 2002)
···Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Derek)
(movie, 2001)
···Strictly Sinatra
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Director
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Mr. Whiskers)
(movie, 1997)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Gareth)
(movie, 1997)
···Smilla's Sense of Snow
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Birgo Lander)
(movie, 1993)
···Prime Suspect 3
Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Vera Reynolds)
(movie, 1993)
···Soft Top Hard Shoulder
Role: Actor (as Gavin Bellini)
(movie, 1988)
···Dangerous Liaisons
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Azolan)
(movie, 1988)
···The Lair of the White Worm
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Role: Actor (as Angus Flint)
(movie, 1985)
···John and Yoko: A Love Story
Genre: Drama, Music, Biography
Role: Actor (as George Harrison)
(movie, 1983)
···Local Hero
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Oldsen)