Hugely known for portraying the character of 10th doctor in the American science fiction series ‘Doctor Who’, David Tennant is an actor who has achieved a massive success in British cinema. Today, let’s learn about him in detail. Who he is, what he is doing at present and how much is his net worth in 2018.
David Tennant early life
Born as David John McDonald on April 18, 1971, in the Bathgate Section of West Lothian, Scotland, David Tennant is a Scottish and British actor. David was born in a well-off family. His father, Sandy McDonald, was a minister in the ‘Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland’. His mother’s name was Helen McLeod. David was raised in Ralston, Renfrewshire with his two other siblings. At that time, his father was a local minister there. David received his early education in the same city. After completing his primary education from Ralston Primary and Paisley Grammar School, he went on taking acting classes at Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.
David Tennant has been voted as the sexiest man in the world. With the fact, you can have an idea about his romantic relationships. Before getting married to actress Georgia Moffett in 2011, he dated a few other ladies. Today, he is the father of 4 children with his wife Georgia Moffett.
David Tennant career, awards & achievements
David had dreamt to become an actor when he was 3 years old. He was a huge fan of TV series ‘Doctor Who’ which actually inspired him to make a career in acting. He learned acting since his childhood and also performed in many stage plays. At 11, he impressed actress Edith MacArthur with his remarkable acting skills. However, his career actually started when he was 16 years old. It was a short film by Glasgow Health Board in which he was featured. In next few years, he appeared in small plays, TV shows, and films but he couldn’t really gain success. In 1994, he garnered a bit popularity and accolades for his role in Scottish drama series ‘Talkin’ Over The Asylum’. This TV series did well at the box office and earned a must-needed attention for him.
In 1996, he became the part of Royal Shakespeare Company and got a role in the play ‘As You Like It’. It raised his popularity and he bagged some big movies. For next one decade, he starred in some super hit films and TV shows such as Blackpool, Casanova, Bright Young Things, Harry Potter and Goblet of Fire and a few others. By the early 2000s, he had established himself as a super star but there was something he still wanted to achieve. His dream came true in 2005 when he bagged a role in his all-time favorite TV show ‘Doctor Who’.
Awards & achievements
David Tennant holds a thriving career. His successful career has earned him many awards & nominations. He has won 3 National Television Awards, 1 People’s Choice Award, 1 Daytime Emmy Award, and one SFX Award. Other than these, he has also won many minor awards.
Net worth of Davis Tennant
David Tennant is regarded as one of the most successful actors in Scotland. He has been ranked 4-5 times as the most popular actor. In 2008, he was also voted as ‘The Greenest Star on the Planet’. Given the fact, you can assume the level of his popularity and successful career. A successful career ultimately translates into a whopping net worth. As of now, the Scottish actor has a remarkable net worth of $10 million. He has made this amount of money solely through the acting. Presently, he is working on multiple projects, so his net worth will surely increase in coming years.
Most commonly tagged as ‘The Coolest Man on TV’, David Tennant is one of the most influential British actors. Be it his acting or the Greek god looks, he just slays.