Peter Capaldi pinned his appearing success on “the Scottish virtues of arduous work and sarcasm” in an acceptance speech on the Scottish Baftas.
The Physician Who star was introduced with this 12 months’s Excellent Contribution to Movie & Tv award, one in all Batfa’s highest accolades, by Downton Abbey star Phyllis Logan.
In a witty and transferring tackle, Capaldi thanked The Thick of It author Amando Iannuci, who was meant handy him his award, however was unable attend this 12 months’s ceremony.
He additionally gave a nod to his dad and mom, and quipped: “I want they might be right here tonight however they have been brief staffed within the chip store.
“They taught me the whole lot I do know; the actual Scottish virtues of arduous work and sarcasm – which have gotten me via.”
Holding the award, he mentioned: “I believe that is actually an award for getting fortunate, for being fortunate sufficient to be born in Scotland.”
Capaldi’s speech got here after an evening of celebration of Scottish movie which noticed Neil Forsyth’s thriller sequence Guilt obtain awards for the tv script and for the author/creator classes.
The staff additionally took residence the perfect actress in tv award on this 12 months’s ceremony, which was received by Phyllis Logan for her efficiency as Maggie.
Greatest male actor went to Jack Lowden for his portrayal of Siegfried Sassoon in Benediction, the place he starred alongside Capaldi.
Whereas finest actress in movie was scooped by Izuka Hoyle as Camille in hit British movie Boiling Level.
Talking after the awards, Lowden, who was nominated for finest actor alongside co-star Capaldi and Mark Bonnar, mentioned: “Mark and Peter and peerless of their dramatic and comedic potential.
“To me they’re what makes Scottish actors so distinctive.
“It was so great to be talked about in the identical bracket as them.”
He described Hoyle’s win as “good,” including: “Izuka, I’m her greatest fan.
“She’s the way forward for Scottish movie and TV, as is Lauren Lyle.”
On her award, Hoyle mentioned: “I mentioned I used to be most enthusiastic about seeing Brian Cox tonight, and wow, it was he who gave me my award tonight. It’s been a magical night.”
“Scotland is pulling out all of the stops by way of their work in the direction of racism and homophobia, and I’m so proud to be Scottish and so proud to fall into a few of minorities, and so proud to be recognised for some type of contribution in the direction of my trade. It’s simply insane.”
The 2-part movie The Hunt For Bible John picked up two awards, for specialist factual and director.
The award for finest Function Movie went to documentary Dying to Divorce.
The movie’s Director Chloe Fairweather is a Bafta Breakthrough 2022 and winner of the Bafta Cymru Breakthrough Award 2022.
Dougray Scott received the award for the perfect actor in tv class for his main function in Irvine Welsh’s Crime.
The director of fiction award was received by James Sturdy for Vigil, and Darren McGarvey’s Addictions was the winner of the factual sequence class.
The winner of Brief Movie & Animation award went to Too Tough.
Whereas Sam Heughan took residence the Bafta Scotland Viewers Award (in partnership with Display screen Scotland) for Outlander.