David Tennant Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

David Tennant Biography

David Tennant was born on 18 April 1971, in Bathgate, Scotland. He is a Scottish actor. His full name is David John Tennant (né McDonald). Similarly, he is well-recognized for his performances in films and in TV series such as Doctor Who, Broadchurch, Jessica Jones, among others.

Age, Height, Weight & Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 49 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs around 80 KG. Additionally, he has a well-maintained physique and has dark brown eyes and dark brown hair.

Relationship Status

The actor is in a long marital relationship with actress Georgia Tennant. The couple had started dating each other after they met each other in 2008 in the set of Doctor Who. They subsequently tied the knot on 30 December 2011. The couple also welcomed 4 children together: Olive in 2011, Wilfred in 2013, Doris in 2015, and Birdie in 2019. Besides, he adopted Ty, who is Georgia’s child from her past affair.


Regarding his family, his father’s name is Alexander “Sandy” McDonald whereas his mother’s name is Helen McDonald (née McLeod). In addition, he has a brother named Blair and a sister named Karen.

Education, School/College University

Addressing his educational profile, he attended Ralston Primary and Paisley Grammar School. He also enhanced his acting and drama skills at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.


David Tennant firstly started his acting career appearing in an anti-smoking film and made his TV debut in an episode of Dramarama. Similarly, he appeared in Strathblair, Takin’ Over the Asylum, The Tales of Para Handy, Trust, Casanova, before he landed in the role of protagonist in the sci-fir series Doctor Who in 2005. He portrayed the tenth doctor in the series from 2005 to 2010. Since then, he has appeared in numerous TV productions and some of the notables include, Twenty Twelve, Broadchurch, Gracepoint, Jessica Jones, Camping, Good Omens, among others. He currently stars as David in the comedy series Staged since 2020.

David Tennant Biography
David Tennant Biography

Likewise, in the film industry, he made his film debut in the 1996 period drama Jude and is recognized for his performances in films including, The Last September (1999), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005), Hamlet (2009), Fright Night (2011), Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger (2012), Mad Samaritan (2018) and Mary Queen of Scots (2018).

David Tennant’s Social Media

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David Tennant’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about David Tennant.

Net Worth

What is the earning of David Tennant? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2021? He has accumulated a huge amount of net worth of $ 7 million, which he has earned from his successful acting career.


  • Full Name: David John Tennant (né McDonald)
  • Profession: Actor
  • Age: 49
  • Date of Birth: 18 April 1971
  • Birth Place: Bathgate, Scotland
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • Nationality: Scottish
  • Height: 6 feet 1 inch
  • Weight: 80 KG
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • School: Ralston Primary and Paisley Grammar School
  • College/University: Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
  • Father: Alexander “Sandy” McDonald
  • Mother: Helen McDonald (née McLeod)
  • Sibling: Blair McDonald (Brother), Karen McDonald (Sister)
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 7 million
  • Source of Income: Acting