Peter Carroll (actor)

Peter John Carroll AM (born 1944)[1] is an Australian actor and the father of actress Tamsin Carroll.

Peter Carroll

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Peter Carroll at the 2015 Helpmann Awards
Peter John Carroll[1]

1944 (age 76–77)[1]
Other namesPeter Carol
EducationUniversity of Sydney
  • Actor
  • performer
  • writer
  • assistant director
  • singer
  • vocal coach
  • stage manager
  • narrator
ChildrenTamsin Carroll

Early life and educationEdit

Peter Carroll was born in Sydney, New South Wales in 1944. In his youth, Carroll was a boy soprano and won five awards in the City of Sydney Eisteddfodd in 1963.[2]

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.[2] While undertaking his education at the University of Sydney, he commenced amateur acting;[2] after graduating, he worked as a drama teacher for two years.[2]

Carroll later attended the Central School of London.[citation needed]

In 2003, Carroll received an honorary Doctorate of Creative Awards from the University of Wollongong.[3]








  1. ^ a b c d "Carroll, Peter (1944)".
  2. ^ a b c d Richard McGregor. (19 March 1982.) "Carrol fascinated by challenge of Suicide", The Sydney Morning Herald.
  3. ^ Goldie, Bernie (30 July 2003). "Mid-year graduations at University of Wollongong". University of Wollongong.
  4. ^ "Mr Peter Carroll". It's An Honour. Retrieved 13 June 2021.
  5. ^ "Crazy Rich Asians (2018) - Cast & Crew". The Numbers. Retrieved 14 January 2019.

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