Series 4 Paul Paddick was born on February 16, 1967 in Adelaide, South Australia as Paul Andrew Paddick. The chart-topping Aussies star in Top of the Tots, singing and dancing on the bandstand in the hottest variety show in town! Paddick earned a Bachelor of Music from Adelaide University, studying classical opera for three years. [1] They have two children. February 16 He was portrayed byAnthony Fieldand his two brothers,PaulandJohn. He was portrayed by Anthony Field and his 2 other brothers, Paul and John. [1], He also studied drama at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA), at the same time as Hugh Jackman. Since 2010, Captain has served as a guitarist at concerts when needed. This is the edited version of Captain Feathersword's Kettlebell Workout. Captain Feathersword Captain Feathersword owns The S.S Feathersword.He was portrayed by Anthony Field and his two brothers, Paul and John.Then in 1996, Paul Paddick became Captain Feathersword after understudying for Anthony in a concert when he had an operation, and he has played him ever since. He is an actor, known for Ant-Man (2015), Just Like Heaven (2005) and The Wiggles Movie (1997). RSW Series 2 Series 1 He was portrayed by Anthony Field and his two brothers,Paul and John.Then in 1996, Paul Paddick became Captain after understudying for Anthony in a concert when he had a hernia operation, and he still has played him ever since. Paddick would later play Captain Feathersword on a more permanent basis. The Captain was created because The Wiggles understood that young children, especially boys, like pirates; they gave him a "feathersword" because they wanted him to be nonviolent and benign. Captain Feathersword Captain Feathersword Fell Asleep on His Pirate Ship (Quack Quack) His brothers, John and Paul followed in Yummy Yummy and Big Red Car. [5][6] He also played the Robber King in Don Quixote.[7]. Captain's original pirate crew is him, Imran, Penelope, and Raj, who were all featured in Stories and … [9], Paddick married dancer Charmaine Martin in 2004. He is best known for his portrayal of Captain Feathersword, "the friendly pirate," a character associated with the children's band the Wiggles, where he eventually came to be known as "the fifth Wiggle". Directed by Paul Field. Likes The Wiggles are an Australian children's music group formed in Sydney, New South Wales in 1991. The Wiggles Movie Soundtrack(1997) - Additional Vocals, Backing Vocals We're All Fruit Salad His brothers, John and Paul followed in Yummy Yummy and Big Red Car. "[1] Field states that Paddick is "as funny offstage as on". "Captain Feathersword Fell Asleep on His Pirate Ship (Quack Quack)" (from Toot, Toot!) In the 1999 version, Captain Feathersword, Dorothy the Dinosaur, Wags the Dog, and Henry the Octopus were credited as "The Characters"; the other characters and dancers were grouped together in alphabetical order. Anthony Donald Joseph Field AM (born 8 May 1963) is an Australian musician, actor, songwriter and producer. He was portrayed by Anthony Field and his two brothers, Paul and John. Captain Feathersword, or Paul Paddick as he's known off stage was born on February 16,1967 in Adelaide Australia. "Captain Feathersword" ownsThe S.S Feathersword. The shows were also broadcast overseas, most notably on the Disney Channel during their Playhouse Disney block. " Captain Feathersword " owns The S.S Feathersword. and Have a Laugh; as well as Dorothy the Dinosaur in Clap Your Hands with Dorothy, Wag the Dog in Wonderful Wags and Henry the Octopus for a banquet of beats to get your toes tapping. Anthony Field Before Paul Paddick, Captain Feathersword was first played by Anthony. Music Produced by Anthony Field 3. Years active Sailing, Tickling, Dancing, Laughing, Singing. On occasions, Paddick's understudies would fill in his roles, such as in newer episodes of the Dorothy the Dinosaur series. Paddick met Anthony Field, a founding member of the Wiggles, in 1993. 1993-1995: Captain was played by Anthony, John and Paul Field, his hat is wide with black, red, and purple feathers and the feathersword is only red. Recent Captain Feathersword in "Big Red Car". By that time, Paddick had appeared in over fifteen major productions, including Victorian State Opera's Don Quixote and a two-year tour of West Side Story. Paul Paddick In 1998, he played the role of the dog catcher in Wiggle Time! [4], Paddick joined the Victoria State Opera's touring group of West Side Story where he played Diesel from 1992–94. Catchphrase Captain Feathersword played by Paul Field in "Big Red Car". Murray Cook, Jeff Fatt, Anthony Field, Greg Page (Wiggly Tunes Pty Ltd) 2. It's show time with The Wiggles! He was portrayed by Jeff Fatt and his two brothers, Paul and John. At first, he booked venues at unusual settings throughout Sydney, New South Wales, and Eastern Australia, "mainly pre-schools, RSLs and theatres". Orchestrations by Joseph Twist 4. The Adventures Of Captain Feathersword, The Friendly Pirate Character Information Paul Paddick is the first Non-Field Brother to play Captain full-time. RSW Series 1 " Captain Feathersword " owns The S.S Feathersword. Field originated the role, but in 1993, when he had to undergo a hernia operation, the role, along with the Blue Wiggle and Wags the Dog, was played by Paul Paddick. [1][2][3] He has stated that even during his training as a performer, he "much preferred to be the comic second than the actual lead because it was much more fun and a lot less pressure. Captain Feathersword and Henry. With Murray Cook, Jeff Fatt, Anthony Field, Greg Page. Favorite Song He is best known for his portrayal of Captain Feathersword, "the friendly pirate," a character associated with the children's band The Wiggles. Captain Feathersword in "Yummy Yummy" played by John William Field Captain (played by Anthony) in epilogue of "Crunchy Munchy Honey Cakes" Captain Feathersword in “Yummy Yummy” Captain (played by Paul Field) in "Big Red Car" Martin was a part of the Wiggles touring company; she played Pirate Charlie, Henry the Octopus, Wags the Dog, and Dorothy the Dinosaur. But in. This page is dedicated to all of our members who enjoy the talents of the Captain just as much as our favorite Anthony Field! *NEW* Choo Choo Trains, Propeller Planes... Captain Feathersword Fell Asleep on His Pirate Ship (Quack Quack), The Adventures Of Captain Feathersword, The Friendly Pirate, Captain Feathersword's Pirate Show (segment), https://wiggles.fandom.com/wiki/Captain_Feathersword?oldid=744934, Michael King (2019 tour, when former was filling in for Simon). First appearance Series 3 He was portrayed byAnthony Fieldand his two brothers,PaulandJohn. He has had that role since Wake … Paddick met Anthony Field, a founding member of the Wiggles, in 1993. (from Furry Tales) Jeff Fatt, Anthony Field, Paul Field… His favourite guitar he plays in both videos and concerts is the, His actor, (Paul Paddick) is an opera singer just like Sam Moran & Simon Pryce, the three opera singing tenors who played. He has been married to … The first one, titled The Wiggles aired in 1998 on Seven Network and consisted of 13 episodes. The original members were Field, Phillip Wilcher, Murray Cook, Greg Page, and Jeff Fatt. Filmed with Paul Paddick (Paddy) of The Wiggles. Series 6 The second series, also titled The Wiggles, aired in 1999 and consisted of 26 episodes. 1. Anthony Field originated the role, and he, John William Field, or Paul Field would play the Captain … Welcome to the Captain Feathersword Tribute Album! Covered up in layers of fluff and feathers is Paddy, the muscular man underneath that Captain Feathersword costume. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Wigglepedia [1][4] Paddick has become so closely associated with the band that he is sometimes referred to as the "Fifth Wiggle," a name also given to Phillip Wilcher. Favorite Animals. Field needed a hernia operation, so he asked Paddick to temporarily take over for him; for that tour, he not only stepped in for Field as the Blue Wiggle, Wags the Dog, and Captain Feathersword, he also played Dorothy the Dinosaur, who was performed by Murray Cook, the Red Wiggle. He has also been doing this in the videos since 2013. The Australian children's music group The Wiggles have produced several television series. (1998 video). Captain's favourite animals are ducks, roosters, horses, and camels. Then in 1996, Paul Paddick became Captain after understudying for Anthony in a concert when he had a hernia operation, and he still has played him ever since. Captain Feathersword and Anthony. In 1998, at the request of his brother Anthony, Field became The Wiggles' general operations manager. Then in 1996, Paul Paddick became Captain, and he still has played him ever since. Then in late 1995, Paul Paddick became Captain Feathersword after understudying for Anthony in a concert when he had an operation, and he has played him ever since. "[4], Paul Paddick as Captain Feathersword of The Wiggles, 2007, Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, "Captain Feathersword may steal The Wiggles' show", https://www.ausstage.edu.au/pages/event/24492, https://www.ausstage.edu.au/pages/event/23477, http://www.kickdance.com.au/staff_trusted/paul-paddick/, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Paul_Paddick&oldid=979805783, Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts alumni, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 22 September 2020, at 22:08. The Captain was created because The Wiggles understood that young children, especially boys, like pirates; they gave him a "feathersword" because they wanted him to be nonviolent and benign. He also appears in all of their Australian-produced television programs. In 1998, at the request of his brother Anthony, Field became The Wiggles' general operations manager. But after a particularly bad performance in the South Australian town of Whyalla, Jeff was banned from ever doing the role again. Captain's original pirate crew is him, Imran, Penelope, and Raj, who were all featured in Stories And … (1998 video). Murray Cook, Jeff Fatt, Anthony Field, Greg Page 10. The Wiggles Recorded by Alex … Captain Feathersword Template:Character " Captain " owns The S.S Feathersword. At first, he booked venues at unusual settings throughout Sydney, New South Wales, and Eastern Australia, "mainly pre-schools, RSLs and theatres". He was portrayed by Anthony Field and his two brothers, Paul and John. Since 1996, Captain spends time with The Wiggles more than, He has had several songs based on him, like, One of Captain's favourite dances is the reindeer dance according to. Movie He was given a sword made out of feathers so he would be a nonviolent pirate. Orchestra Recorded at Iwaki Auditorium, ABC, Southbank, Melbourne 6. "Captain Feathersword" ownsThe S.S Feathersword. Captain Feathersword also has a crew, the Friendly Pirate Crew, all of which idolize and have the same bright and cheerful personality as their captain. [2][8] He also voices Henry the Octopus in tandem with Jeff Fatt, the original purple Wiggle. Although his role was originally minor, it became so significant that he is often called the Fifth Wiggle. [1][10] Paddick's nickname is "Paddy. Murray Cook, Jeff Fatt, Anthony Field, Greg Page 11. In 1995, he played as a character which is Captain Feathersword in Big Red Car. Celebration era 1993–present In some of the Dorothy the Dinosaur DVD's, Paul Paddick isn't there, so his understudies had to fill in for him. Portrayed by It also happened at some concerts. Captain Feathersword is a pirate who loves to tickle people. Since 2013, the group members are Anthony Field, Lachlan Gillespie, Simon Pryce, and Emma Watkins. Anthony Field (1993-1995) John William Field (1994) Paul Field (1995) Paul Paddick (1996-currently) Biography. Captain has blue trousers with black lines from 1993-1997 (many 1997 concerts, In some of the earlier songs, Anthony isn't seen as a Wiggle because he is playing Captain Feathersword. Paddick serves as "the adult relief" in The Wiggles' concerts; his vocal impersonations of singers such as Mick Jagger, Cher, Plácido Domingo, and James Hetfield, have been called "the high point of The Wiggles stage show. You got to get all the laughs and subtly steal part of the show". Captain Feathersword's name in The Taiwanese Wiggles is 飛毛船長. This article is about the character. The cast is presented as listed in the 1998 closing credits. Field needed a hernia operation, so he asked Paddick to temporarily take over for him; for that tour, he not only stepped in for Field as the Blue Wiggle, Wags the Dog, and Captain Feathersword, he also played Dorothy the Dinosaur, who was performed by Murray Cook, the Red Wiggle… "Ahoy there me hearties!" Paul Paddick (born 16 February 1967) is an Australian singer and actor. Captain Feathersword is a friendly pirate captain who owns The S.S Feathersword. Date of Birth Latest appearance Captain was created because Anthony knew that kids liked pirates. He was created since Anthony understood that kids like pirates. Gender New Generation For the song, see here. Before Paul Paddick, Captain Feathersword was first played by Anthony. Sailing, Tickling, Dancing, Laughing, Singing In 1998, he played the role of the dog catcher in Wiggle Time! "Captain Feathersword" owns The S.S Feathersword. Paul Paddick, Soundtrack: Ant-Man. Series 2 Male In 1995, he played as a character which is Captain Feathersword in Big Red Car. In 1995, he played as a character which is Captain Feathersword in Big Red Car. Created by Captain Feathersword in "Big Red … Sam era Series 5 He has long boots, dark blue trousers (shown in the cartoon version), and a short purple belt. Then in 1996, Paul Paddick became Captain Feathersword after understudying for Anthony in a concert when he had a hernia operation, and he has played him ever since. Then for dessert, Anthony, Murray, Jeff and Sam will join Captain Feathersword in Cook, Captain, Cook! The Wiggles Recorded at Hot Potato Studios, Sydney 5. A job that was supposed to end in five weeks resulted in Paddick touring and appearing with the Wiggles full-time since late 1995. The group augmented their act with animal characters Dorothy the Dinosaur, Henry the Octopus, and Wags the Dog, as well as the character Captain Feathersword, played by Paul Paddick since 1993. 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