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For fans of the long-running British sci-fi show Doctor Who, the Tenth Doctor, portrayed by David Tennant, is often mentioned as a favorite. Where else can you view the talented Scottish actor? This list is not all-inclusive, but it will get you off to a great start.
Currently, Tennant stars on Broadchurch, a TV crime drama series that is currently in its second season. He plays Detective Inspector Alex Hardy. The first season in its entirety is currently available on Netflix, while the second season is playing on British channel ITV.
Last year, there was an American remake of Broadchurch‘s first season, and Tennant again played the male lead. This time, he is called Detective Emmett Carver and speaks with an American accent. You can sign in with your cable provider to watch full episodes online or watch on Hulu.
The Politician’s Husband
Also available on Netflix, The Politician’s Husband is a 3-episode miniseries that stars David Tennant as one-half of a political power couple.
Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger
This family Christmas film features not one David Tennant, but two — he plays identical twin brothers. You can watch this cute movie on Netflix, also.
The Decoy Bride
You can find this romantic comedy on Netflix. Prepare to enjoy a lighthearted tale of a couple (Tennant and co-star Alice Eve) who only want to get married.
For most of the month of January, the 2009 film Hamlet is available to stream on PBS. In this modern-dress version of the Shakespeare play, Tennant plays the titular character, Hamlet.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
For Potter fans, you probably already are familiar with Tennant’s role as Barty Crouch, Junior in the fourth film of the Harry Potter series. If not, it’s a treat for sure. You’ll have to rent or borrow it, but it’s worth it.