Two times BAFTA Awards winner Peter Capaldi is a Scottish actor best known for being the twelfth incarnation of Doctor in the BBC series Doctor Who. He is also popular for playing Malcolm Tucker in The Thick of It.
The Academy Award-winning actor has also acted in movies like Soft Top Hard Shoulder, Franz Kafka's It's a Wonderful Life, Smilla's Sense of Snow, The Personal History of David Copperfield, and World War Z, starring Brad Pitt.
The Scottish actor has an estimated net worth of $12 million which is the result of his hard work in the film industry. Besides, there is no other known source of income for the actor.
As per the BBC's salary report, Peter earned midway between $260,000 and $325,000 during 2016-17.
The two times British Comedy Awards-winning actor made his debut with the role of Joe in the movie Living Apart Together (1982). Peter Capaldi has over 100 acting credits to his name.
He is best known as the twelfth Doctor in the TV show Doctor Who. He joined the cast of the hit British TV series in 2013 after replacing Matt Smith and stayed in the show until 2017. He was later succeeded by Jodi Whittaker.
Besides that he is also very popular for playing Malcolm Tucker in another British TV series The Thick of It and had recurring roles in Selling Hitler, Early Travellers in North America, The All New Alexei Sayle Show, The Vicar of Dibley, and The History of Tom Jones, to name a few.
Capaldi has also acted in movies like Bean, with Rowan Atkinson, Wild Country, Magicians, The Fifth Estate, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, and Christopher Robin, etc.
He was born as Peter Dougan Capaldi on 14th April 1958 in Glasgow, Scotland to father Gerald John Capaldi and Nancy Capaldi. He is of Scottish nationality and his ethnicity is white.
As a child, he changed several schools and was educated at St Matthew's Primary School, St Teresa's Primary School, and St Ninian's High School, and later enrolled at Glasgow School of Art.
The 61-years-old Scottish actor is married to Elaine Collins since 1991, Together they have a daughter named Cecily Capaldi.