David Tennant (born David John McDonald on 18 April 1971) is a Scottish actor. In addition to his work in theatre, including a widely praised Hamlet, Tennant is best known for his role as the tenth incarnation of the Doctor in Doctor Who, along with the title role in the 2005 TV serial Casanova and as Barty Crouch, Jr. in the 2005 film adaptation, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.

David Tennant (born David John McDonald on 18 April 1971) is a Scottish actor. In addition to his work in theatre, including a widely praised Hamlet, Tennant is best known for his role as the tenth incarnation of the Doctor in Doctor Who, along with the title role in the 2005 TV serial Casanova and as Barty Crouch, Jr. in the 2005 film adaptation, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.

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Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 144

Birthday 1971-04-18

Place of Birth Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland, UK

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Also Known As

  • ديفيد تينانت
  • Дейвид Тенант
  • Ντέιβιντ Τένναντ
  • דייוויד טננט
  • Տէյվիտ Թէնընթ
  • デイヴィッド・テナント
  • 데이비드 테넌트
  • เดวิด เทนนันต์
  • დევიდ ტენანტი
  • 大衛·田納特

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Des (3 episodes) as Dennis Nilsen
Around the World in 80 Days (1 episode) as Phileas Fogg
The National Television Awards Backstage Live (1 episode)
Rex Is Not Your Lawyer (0 episodes) as Rex Alexander
2020 Deadwater Fell (4 episodes) as Tom Kendrick
2020 The National Television Awards Celebrate 25 Years as Himself
2019 Children In Need 2019: Got It Covered
2019 Criminal: UK (1 episode) as Dr. Edgar Fallon
2019 Good Omens (6 episodes) as Crowley
2019 The Highway Rat as The Highway Rat (voice)
2019 gen:LOCK (8 episodes) as Dr. Weller (voice)
2019 How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World as Spitelout Jorgenson / Ivar the Whitless (voice)
2018 Mary Queen of Scots as John Knox
2018 There She Goes (5 episodes) as Simon
2018 Camping (8 episodes) as Walt
2018 DuckTales: Destination Adventure! as Scrooge McDuck (voice)
2018 Bad Samaritan as Cale Erendreich
2018 Final Space (10 episodes) as Lord Commander (voice)
2018 You, Me and Him as John
2017 Ferdinand as Angus (voice)
2017 DuckTales (47 episodes) as Scrooge McDuck (voice)
2017 Proclaimers: This Is the Story as Himself
2017 Mad to Be Normal as RD Laing
2017 Spy in the Wild (9 episodes) as Himself - Narrator
2016 Shakespeare Live! From the RSC
2016 Derren Brown: Pushed to the Edge as Himself
2015 A Grand Night In: The Story of Aardman as Himself
2015 Inside Einstein's Mind: The Enigma of Space and Time
2015 Marvel's Jessica Jones (14 episodes) as Kilgrave
2015 96 Ways to Say I Love You as Mark
2015 Thunderbirds Are Go! (1 episode) as Tyco Reeves (Voice)
2014 Gracepoint (10 episodes) as Emmett Carver
2014 What We Did on Our Holiday as Doug McLeod
2014 Doctor Who: The Ultimate Companion
2014 Wings 3D as Narrator (voice)
2014 Postman Pat: The Movie as Wilf (voice)
2014 The Real History of Science Fiction (2 episodes) as Himself
2014 Dolphins: Spy in the Pod (2 episodes) as Narrator
2013 Earthflight as Himself - Narrator
2013 The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot as himself
2013 Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor as The Doctor
2013 Doctor Who: The Ultimate Guide as Himself
2013 Royal Shakespeare Company - Richard II as Richard II
2013 The Escape Artist (3 episodes) as Will Burton
2013 The Politician's Husband (3 episodes) as Aiden Hoynes
2013 Broadchurch (24 episodes) as DI Alec Hardy
2013 Tree Fu Tom - Tree Fu Magic
2013 Penguins: Spy in the Huddle (3 episodes) as Narrator (voice)
2013 Doctor Who: The Doctors Revisited (12 episodes) as Himself
2013 The Last Leg (1 episode) as Himself
2013 Spies of Warsaw (2 episodes) as Jean-François Mercier
2012 Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger! as Donald / Roderick Peterson
2012 DreamWorks Dragons (1 episode) as Spitelout (voice)
2012 So You Want To Be A Pirate! as Charles Darwin
2012 Shakespeare Uncovered (1 episode) as Himself
2012 True Love (1 episode) as Nick
2012 The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists! as Charles Darwin (voice)
2012 Tree Fu Tom (72 episodes) as Twigs (voice)
2011 Earthflight (6 episodes)
2011 Doctor Who: Tales Lost in Time
2011 Fright Night as Peter Vincent
2011 The Decoy Bride as James Arber
2011 Much Ado About Nothing as Benedick
2011 Twenty Twelve (13 episodes) as Narrator (Voice Only)
2011 Polar Bear: Spy on the Ice as Narrator
2011 Lachlan Macquarie: The Father of Australia as Narrator
2011 United as Jimmy Murphy
2010 Catherine Tate - Nan's Christmas Carol
2010 Single Father (4 episodes) as Dave
2010 Ask Rhod Gilbert (1 episode)
2010 How to Train Your Dragon as Spitelout (voice)
2009 RSC Live: Hamlet as Hamlet
2009 Doctor Who: The End of Time as The Doctor
2009 Doctor Who: The Waters of Mars as The Doctor
2009 St Trinian's 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold as Captain Lord Pomfrey / Sir Piers Pomfrey
2009 Doctor Who: Dreamland as The Doctor
2009 Glorious 39 as Hector
2009 Live from Studio Five (2 episodes)
2009 Doctor Who Greatest Moments (3 episodes) as Himself
2009 Doctor Who: Planet of the Dead as The Doctor
2009 Swarm: Nature's Incredible Invasions as Himself - Narrator
2008 Doctor Who: The Next Doctor as The Doctor
2008 Einstein and Eddington as Arthur Eddington
2008 Star Wars: The Clone Wars (127 episodes) as Huyang
2008 Doctor Who: Music of the Spheres as The Doctor
2008 Human Footprint as Narrator
2007 Doctor Who: Voyage of the Damned as The Doctor
2007 Extras: The Extra Special Series Finale as David Tennant
2007 The Friday Night Project - Unleashed as Guest Host
2007 Doctor Who: Time Crash as Tenth Doctor
2007 Learners as Chris
2007 The Sarah Jane Adventures (2 episodes)
2007 Doctor Who: The Infinite Quest as The Doctor (voice)
2007 Have I Got a Bit More News for You (5 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2007 Derren Brown: Trick or Treat (2 episodes) as Himself
2007 Recovery as Alan Hamilton
2007 The Graham Norton Show (7 episodes) as Himself
2006 Doctor Who: The Runaway Bride as The Doctor
2006 The One Show (1 episode)
2006 Free Jimmy as Hamish (voice)
2006 Totally Doctor Who (3 episodes)
2005 Doctor Who: The Christmas Invasion as The Doctor
2005 Doctor Who: Attack of the Graske as The Doctor
2005 Secret Smile as Brendan Block
2005 Doctor Who: Born Again as Tenth Doctor
2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire as Bartemius 'Barty' Crouch Junior
2005 Sweetnightgoodheart as Pete
2005 Extras (1 episode) as David Tennant
2005 The Quatermass Experiment as Doctor Gordon Briscoe
2005 Doctor Who (1 episode) as The Tenth Doctor (47 episodes) as The Doctor (1 episode) as Doctor (10)
2005 Casanova (3 episodes) as Giacomo Casanova
2005 Traffic Warden as Traffic Warden
2004 Blackpool (6 episodes) as DI Peter Carlisle
2004 Who Do You Think You Are? (1 episode)
2004 He Knew He Was Right (4 episodes) as Mr. Gibson
2004 The Deputy as Christopher Williams
2004 Old Street as Mr. Watson
2003 Doctor Who: Scream of the Shalka (1 episode) as Young custodian
2003 QI (1 episode)
2003 Bright Young Things as Ginger Littlejohn
2002 Nine 1/2 Minutes
2002 Dead Ringers (1 episode) as Regenerated Tony Blair
2002 Foyle's War (1 episode)
2002 Top Gear (2 episodes) as Himself
2001 Terri McIntyre - Classy Bitch (14 episodes) as Greig Miller
2000 The Last September as Captain Gerald Colthurst
2000 Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) (1 episode)
2000 Being Considered
1999 People Like Us (1 episode)
1999 Love in the 21st Century (1 episode)
1999 L.A. Without a Map as Richard
1998 Duck Patrol (7 episodes) (8 episodes)
1997 South Park (1 episode)
1996 Jude as Drunk Undergraduate
1996 A Mug's Game (1 episode)
1994 Takin' Over the Asylum (6 episodes) as Campbell
1994 The Tales of Para Handy (1 episode)
1993 GMTV (1 episode)
1983 Natural World (1 episode) as Narrator
1983 Dramarama (1 episode)
1963 Doctor Who (1 episode)


2005 Painkiller Jane (1 episode)Director
2005 Doctor Who Confidential (1 episode)Director


Des (3 episodes)Executive Producer

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