David Tennant

David Tennant

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Apr. 18th, 1971
Born in
Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland, UK
6' 1

David Tennant's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Doctor Who (UK) (2005) TV Show
Doctor Who (UK) (2005)
Marvel's Jessica Jones TV Show
Marvel's Jessica Jones
Broadchurch (UK) TV Show
Broadchurch (UK)
Gracepoint TV Show
The Sarah Jane Adventures (UK) TV Show
The Sarah Jane Adventures (UK)
Doctor Who Confidential (UK) TV Show
Doctor Who Confidential (UK)
Who Do You Think You Are? (UK) TV Show
Who Do You Think You Are? (UK)
The Escape Artist (UK) TV Show
The Escape Artist (UK)
Totally Doctor Who (UK) TV Show
Totally Doctor Who (UK)
The Spies Of Warsaw (UK) TV Show
The Spies Of Warsaw (UK)
The Friday Night Project (UK) TV Show
The Friday Night Project (UK)
The Politician's Husband (UK) TV Show
The Politician's Husband (UK)
Blackpool (UK) TV Show
Blackpool (UK)
Casanova (UK) TV Show
Casanova (UK)
The Real History of Science Fiction (UK) TV Show
The Real History of Science Fiction (UK)
Final Space TV Show
Final Space
Einstein And Eddington (UK) TV Show
Einstein And Eddington (UK)
Single Father (UK) TV Show
Single Father (UK)
This is Jinsy (UK) TV Show
This is Jinsy (UK)
Spine Chillers (UK) TV Show
Spine Chillers (UK)
Takin' Over the Asylum (UK) TV Show
Takin' Over the Asylum (UK)
The Chatterley Affair (UK) TV Show
The Chatterley Affair (UK)
Posh Nosh (UK) TV Show
Posh Nosh (UK)
Duck Patrol (UK) TV Show
Duck Patrol (UK)

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

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David Tennant is a Scottish actor and voice actor, known for Doctor Who, Broadchurch, Gracepoint, W1A, Jessica Jones, DuckTales, Dragons: Race to the Edge, and Final Space.

  • Is the second Scots actor to be cast as the Doctor. The first was 'Sylvester McCoy' (qv), who was cast as the seventh Doctor in the original series. McCoy's time in the TARDIS was from 1987 to 1989.
  • Says that his favorite Doctor from the original _"Doctor Who" (1963)_ (qv) was 'Peter Davison (I)' (qv), who reprised his role as the Fifth Doctor alongside Tennant in the Children in Need special episode, "Time Crash.".
  • Is a big fan of film director 'Alfred Hitchcock (I)' (qv).
  • Father is Alexander (Sandy), a retired minister; mother Helen died of cancer in July 2007.
  • (2000) Nominated for Best Classical Actor Under 30, 'Ian Charleson' (qv) Award for his theater role in "Comedy of Errors" as Antipholus of Syracuse.
  • Attended Paisley Grammar.
  • David Tennant is a respected classical actor who has performed numerous starring roles for the Royal Shakespeare Company, including Touchstone in "As You Like It," Romeo in "Romeo and Juliet," Antipholus of Syracuse in "The Comedy of Errors," and Captain Jack Absolute in "The Rivals.".
  • Graduated from the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.

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