Thursday, 19 June 2014

Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi Wins RTS Award

Landing the marvelous role of the Doctor has not stopped Scottish actor, Peter Capaldi, from excelling in the TV/movie business. In fact, he keeps rising higher and higher as a determined and extremely talented actor. Recently, Capaldi was endowed with the RTS award, an award that honors his remarkable strides in the field of show business.

Capaldi has played many roles with full understanding and portrayal of each character, which in turn, lands him even more roles. Besides the Doctor, another well-known role of his is Malcolm Tucker in The Thick of It.

Capaldi's impressive acting in a short film, It's A Wonderful Life, has won him an Oscar for Best Live Action Short Film. He has also made guest appearances in many shows, including Doctor Who in 2008's The Fires of Pompeii!

A statement from the award show's jury claimed:

“An acclaimed writer, performer and director, Peter has achieved phenomenal success at home and abroad. Original, memorable, engaging and definitive – his contribution to television has been exceptional, and the committee feel he is a worthy and much deserved winner of this inaugural award.”
Capaldi is currently in the midst of shooting Series 8 for Doctor Who which premieres in August.

[Source: Unreality Primetime ]