David Tennant

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Born: 04/17/1971 in Bathgate, West Lothian, GB

Filmography

Actor (45)

Broadchurch 2012 - 2016 (TV Show)

Actor

Gracepoint 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Actor

What We Did On Our Holiday 2015 (Movie)

Doug (Actor)

Postman Pat: The Movie 3D 2014 (Movie)

Wilf (Voice)

The Real History of Science Fiction 2014 (Tv Show)

Interviewee

United 2014 (Movie)

Jimmy Murphy (Actor)

Doctor Who: The Companions 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Actor

Fish Hooks 2013 (Tv Show)

Voice

Spies of Warsaw 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Actor

Nativity 2 2012 (Movie)

Twins (Actor)

Star Wars: The Clone Wars 2012 (Tv Show)

Voice

The Decoy Bride 2012 (Movie)

James (Actor)

The Pirates! Band of Misfits 2012 (Movie)

Charles Darwin (Voice)

Twenty Twelve 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Narrator

Doctor Who 2005 - 2008, 2010 - 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Fright Night 2011 (Movie)

Peter Vincent (Actor)

The Graham Norton Show 2006 - 2008, 2010 - 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Doctor Who: Who is the Doctor? 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Actor

How to Train Your Dragon 2010 (Movie)

Spitelout (Voice)

The David Tennant Special 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Actor

Doctor Who 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Doctor Who: The Next Doctor 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

Glorious 39 2009 (Movie)

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The Graham Norton Show: Doctor Who Special 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

2008 Brit Awards 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

Extras: The Extra Special Series Finale 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

Top Gear 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

Secret Smile 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

Slipp Jimmy Fri 2006 (Movie)

Voice of Hamish (Actor)

Casanova 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Actor

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 2005 (Movie)

Barty Crouch, Jr. (Actor)

Viva Blackpool (UK) 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Actor

Bright Young Things 2004 (Movie)

Ginger Littlejohn (Actor)

He Knew He Was Right 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

The Last September 2000 (Movie)

Gerald Colthurst (Actor)

L.A. Without a Map 1998 (Movie)

Richard (Actor)

Jude 1996 (Movie)

Drunk Undergraduate (Actor)

Doctor Who: Dreamland (TV Show)

Actor

Einstein and Eddington (TV Show)

Actor

EDUCATION

Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama

1987 - 1991

Milestones

2013

Reprises Tenth Doctor for 50th anniversary "Doctor Who" special

2013

Stars in "Broadchurch" (ITV, 2013- )

2012

Auditions for the role of Hannibal Lecter on NBC's "Hannibal" (2013-)

2012

American film debut in "Fright Night"

2009

Departs "Doctor Who"

2009

Reprises his 2008 turn as Hamlet for Royal Shakespeare Company in a BBC Two production

2009

Films unaired pilot for NBC comedy "Rex is Not Your Lawyer"

2005

Plays Barty Crouch Jr. in "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire"

2005

Debuts as the Tenth Doctor on "Doctor Who" (BBC One, 1963-1989, 2005- )

2004

Critical praise for performances in "Blackpool" (BBC One) and "Casanova" (BBC Three)

1996

Joins Royal Shakespeare Company

1994

First widespread acclaim for his bipolar character on "Takin' Over the Asylum" (BBC Two, 1994)

1988

Television debut on the anthology series "Dramarama" (ITV, 1983-1989)

1987

Makes screen debut in anti-smoking film by the Glasgow Health Board

Bonus Trivia

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As a young man, he met actor Tom Baker, who played the fourth incarnation of the Doctor, at an autograph convention

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Discovered by Scottish actress Edith MacArthur, MBE, who saw him perform at the age of 11.

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Took his professional name from Neil Tennant of the Pet Shop Boys

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Prior to playing the Doctor on television, he appeared in several "Doctor Who" audio plays and animated webcasts, which he took largely due to his love of the series

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Had hoped to play the first Doctor with a Scottish accent, but was asked by series executive producer/writer Russell T. Davies to adopt a South East English accent

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His wife, Georgia Moffett, was the daughter of actor Peter Davison, who played the fifth incarnation of the Doctor. She appeared as the Doctor's genetically created daughter in a 2010 episode starring Tennant

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Tennant was reportedly forbidden from attending any "Doctor Who" conventions for fear of accidentally revealing any upcoming plot points

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A prolific voice-over artist, Tennant has lent his voice to advertisements for American Express, learndirect, Nintendo Wii and Virgin Media

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An image of Tennant as Hamlet was issued by the British Mail to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Royal Shakespeare Company

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Voted third best dressed man by British GQ in 2013

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Voted 24th most influential person in British media in 2007 poll by The Guardian

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