David Tennant

David Tennant

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Age
50
Birthday
Apr. 18th, 1971
Born in
Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland, UK
Height
6' 1

David Tennant's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Doctor Who (2005) TV Show
Doctor Who (2005)
Marvel's Jessica Jones TV Show
Marvel's Jessica Jones
Broadchurch (UK) TV Show
Broadchurch (UK)
Gracepoint TV Show
Gracepoint
The Sarah Jane Adventures (UK) TV Show
The Sarah Jane Adventures (UK)
Doctor Who Confidential (UK) TV Show
Doctor Who Confidential (UK)
Good Omens TV Show
Good Omens
Final Space TV Show
Final Space
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)
The Spies Of Warsaw (UK) TV Show
The Spies Of Warsaw (UK)
Totally Doctor Who (UK) TV Show
Totally Doctor Who (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)
The Real History of Science Fiction (UK) TV Show
The Real History of Science Fiction (UK)
Casanova (UK) TV Show
Casanova (UK)
Einstein And Eddington (UK) TV Show
Einstein And Eddington (UK)
Single Father (UK) TV Show
Single Father (UK)
Around the World in 80 Days (2021) TV Show
Around the World in 80 Days (2021)
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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BIOGRAPHY:

David John Tennant (né McDonald) is a Scottish actor. He is best known for his roles as the tenth incarnation of The Doctor in the BBC sci-fi series Doctor Who(2005–2010), Giacomo Casanova in the BBC comedy-drama serial Casanova (2005), the title prince in the RSC's 2009 adaptation of Hamlet (2009), Barty Crouch, Jr. in the fantasy film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005), DI Alec Hardy in the ITV crime drama series Broadchurch (2013–2017), and Kilgrave in the Netflix superhero series Jessica Jones (2015–2019).
Tennant has also worked extensively as a voice actor and in theatre, including a portrayal of the title character in a 2008 production of Hamlet and the voice of Scrooge McDuck in DuckTales (2017–present). In 2015, he received the National Television Award for Special Recognition.



TRIVIA:
  • Acted with the 7:84 Theatre Company, a genre-bending, ground-breaking, political Scottish Theatre Group.
  • Best friends with 'Louise Delamere' (qv) (_"No Angels" (2004)_ (qv)). They went to Glasgow's Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama together and shared a flat.
  • On August 31, 2007, he turned on the illumination lights for Blackpool.
  • 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.".
  • Cast as "Tenth Doctor" for BBC _"Doctor Who" (2005)_ (qv) series to star alongside 'Billie Piper' (qv) (April 2005).
  • 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.".
  • (2005) Won Best Male Performance, Critics Award for Theatre in Scotland, for his role in "Look Back in Anger" as Jimmy Porter.
  • Is only the 2nd actor to play The Doctor in the whole run of the show, both old and new, to have been born in Scotland.


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