David Tennant

David Tennant

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Age
48
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 (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
Gracepoint
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)
Final Space TV Show
Final Space
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)
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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BIOGRAPHY:

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.



TRIVIA:
  • (2000) Nominated for Best Classical Actor Under 30, 'Ian Charleson' (qv) Award for his theater role in "Comedy of Errors" as Antipholus of Syracuse.
  • His heroes are 'John Cleese' (qv) and 'Derek Jacobi' (qv).
  • 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.".
  • Chose his acting surname from 'Neil Tennant' (qv), singer with Pet Shop Boys. This came after reading an interview with Tennant in Smash Hits shortly after learning that he would have to change his professional name in order to join the actors' union, Equity, as there was already a registered member with his real name, David McDonald.
  • Considers Paisley as his hometown.
  • Won Best Actor, Theatre Management Association, for his role in "The Glass Menagerie" as Tom.
  • 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.
  • Attended Paisley Grammar.


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