Peter Carroll (actor)
Peter John Carroll
1944 (age 76–77)
|Other names||Peter Carol|
|Education||University of Sydney|
Early life and educationEdit
Carroll attended the University of Sydney, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts, and the University of New South Wales, where he earned a Master of Arts with Honours. While undertaking his education at the University of Sydney, he commenced amateur acting; after graduating, he worked as a drama teacher for two years.
- Member of the Order of Australia for "significant service to the performing arts as an actor" in the 2021 Queen's Birthday Honours.
- Helpmann Award for Best Male Actor in a Supporting Role in a Play, 2003 (Endgame)
- Green Room Awards: Male Performer, 2008 (The Season at Sarsaparilla), Best Actor, 1995 (Hamlet), Best Actor, 1986 (Masterclass)
- Mo Award for Best Actor, 2001 (The Christian Brothers)
- Glug Awards: Male Performer, 2001 (Brothers), Performer in a Musical, 2001 (Lush)
- Variety Club Award – Musical Theatre Actor of the Year, 1988 (Sweeney Todd)
- Penguin Award – Best Performance by a Male in a Drama Series, 1988 (Rafferty's Rules)
- Sydney Theatre Critics' Circle Award for Significant Contribution to Sydney Theatre 1988.
- Sydney Theatre Company: The Crucible, The War of the Roses, Gallipoli, Serpents Teeth, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Season at Sarsaparilla, The Art of War, The Bourgeois Gentleman, The Lost Echo, Mother Courage, Victory, The Cherry Orchard, Harbour, The Republic of Myopia, Thyestes
- Company B: Hamlet, The Blind Giant is Dancing, The Tempest, The Chairs, Stuff Happens
- Musical theatre including Evita, Sweeney Todd, Les Miserables, Jesus Christ Superstar, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, The Threepenny Opera, Cats, Crazy for You, Man of La Mancha, Eureka, Into the Woods, Summer Rain, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
- The Last Wave (1977) – Michael Zeadler
- The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith (1978) – McCready
- Newsfront (1978) – Newsco scriptwriter
- The More Things Change... (1986) – Roley
- Fatty Finn (1980) – Teacher
- The Girl Who Met Simone de Beauvoir in Paris (1980)
- Waking Ned (1998) – Villager of Tullymore
- A Wreck, a Tangle (2000) – Science Voice Over
- Sunday (2000) – Herb
- Black and White (2001) – Viscount Simonds
- Happy Feet (2006) – Elder
- Sleeping Beauty (2011) – Man 1
- Crazy Rich Asians (2018) - Lord Calthorpe
- Cass (1978) – Tom
- The John Sullivan Story (1979) – Commissioner Petrovic
- Ride on Stranger (1979) – Mervyn Leggatt
- A Country Practice (1982–1992) – Mr. Brown/Stewart Innes
- Five Mile Creek (1983) – Charles Withers
- A Descant for Gossips (1983) – Robert Moller
- Who Killed Baby Azaria? (1983) – Mr. Phillips QC
- The Dismissal (1983) – Narrator/Liberal MP
- Melba (1987) – David Mitchell
- Captain James Cook (1987) – Dr. Daniel Solander
- Custody (1988) – Narrator
- The Rainbow Warrior Conspiracy (1989)
- Cassidy (1989) – Gotham
- Water Rats (1996) – Joseph Craig
- Doom Runners (1997) – William
- Tales of the South Seas (2000) – Gahv
- The Farm (2001) – Fenwick
- Changi (2001) – Dr. Hurrell
- Corridors of Power (2001) – Voice in Toilet
- The Diamond of Jeru (2001) – Clifton Vandover
- Grass Roots (2000–2003) – Rev. Peter Summerhaze
- Crocodile Dundee (1986) – Dialogue Coach
- "Carroll, Peter (1944)".
- Richard McGregor. (19 March 1982.) "Carrol fascinated by challenge of Suicide", The Sydney Morning Herald.
- Goldie, Bernie (30 July 2003). "Mid-year graduations at University of Wollongong". University of Wollongong.
- "Mr Peter Carroll". It's An Honour. Retrieved 13 June 2021.
- "Crazy Rich Asians (2018) - Cast & Crew". The Numbers. Retrieved 14 January 2019.