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David Tennant (born David John Mc Donald; 18 April 1971) is a Scottish actor and voice actor.
During the Christmas season of 2002, he starred in a series of television advertisements for Boots the Chemists.
He began to appear on television more prominently in 20, when he appeared in a dramatisation of He Knew He Was Right (2004), Blackpool (2004), Casanova (2005), and The Quatermass Experiment (2005).
Tennant made his professional acting debut while still in secondary school.
When he was 16, he acted in an anti-smoking film made by the Glasgow Health Board which aired on television and was also screened in schools.
His roles include a reprisal of his Antipholus of Syracuse in The Comedy of Errors, as well as Launcelot Gobbo in The Merchant of Venice, Edgar/Poor Tom in King Lear, and Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet, all of which he performs in his natural accent.
In 1995, Tennant appeared at the Royal National Theatre, London, playing the role of Nicholas Beckett in Joe Orton's What the Butler Saw.
In television, he appeared in the first episode of Reeves and Mortimer's revamped Randall and Hopkirk in 2000, playing an eccentric artist.