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PHOTOS: David Tennant Appears On Portrait Artist Of The Year

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David Tennant was one of the guest sitters in the first episode of the new series of Sky Arts Portrait Artist Of The Year. The first round of the 2018 competition saw David posing for three talented competitors who had just four hours to create his portrait. You can see some screencaps from the episode below, with the full gallery at this link







Watch David Tennant On Sky Arts Portrait Artist Of The Year Tonight

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David Tennant will be sitting as a model as his likeness is committed to canvas in the new series of Sky Arts Portrait Artist Of The Year which starts tonight. Frank Skinner and Joan Bakewell begin the search for a new star portrait artist for 2018, which sees a new cohort of painters compete for a £10,000 commission for a major British institution and £500 worth of art materials from Cass Art.

David is one of the celebrity sitters for the first show of the new series, in which the competitors have just four hours to create a portrait of three stars. The episode was filmed at the Wallace Collection at Hertford House, Marylebone in April 2017 and David was joined for the heat by Michael Coel, the creator and star of Channel 4 sitcom Chewing Gum, and singer-songwriter James Morrison.



Watch Episode 1 of Sky Arts Portrait Artist Of The Year 2018 tonight on Sky Arts from 8pm. 

Watch Gudrun The Viking Princess Narrated By David Tennant On CBeebies From Today

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Gudrun The Viking Princess Narrated By David Tennant will air on CBeebies beginning from today. Two episodes will air daily from 5.35pm. The enchanting new CBeebies series, beautifully filmed in stunning Scottish surroundings, will provide inspirational starting points for ways to connect young children with the wild environment as well as introducing the historical Viking period in a simple, charming and totally captivating way. The series is produced by Marakids, the specialist children’s TV production arm of award-winning wildlife documentary makers Maramedia.


Gudrun The Viking Princess As told by David Tennant A thousand years ago in the wild lands of the North lived a special little girl. The trees and animals of the forest were her friends and playmates. Now travel back in time to join her games. Come and explore the wild with Gudrun The Viking Princess... Gudrun is a nine-year old Viking princess, the oldest child of King Sigurd. She’s being instructed in the ways of the world b…

David Tennant Weekly News Update: Monday 8th - Sunday 14th January

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David Tennant On His Time As The Doctor, New Doctor Jodie Whittaker And How Three Doctors Almost Met In A Book Shop In Glasgow

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Last weekend David Tennant took part in a Q&A panel at Wizard World's latest fan convention in New Orleans. Here are the Doctor Who highlights from David's answers to fan questions posed during the 45 minute session.


On choosing his favourite Doctor Who companion from Rose, Martha and Donna
"That wouldn't get me into any trouble at all if I had an answer for that! I love them all equally in their own special way"

On how the relationship with each companion developed in terms of romance
"With Rose that was already the deal, I suppose, so I knew what I was inheriting there. I suppose vaguely there was a broad brush stroke that the Rose-Doctor thing was kind of a love story without certain elements of a traditional love story. They basically were star-crossed lovers.
"Then Martha would be the girl that he would never see in that way so that would be a sort of unrequited love affair. We knew that was the story that we were telling.
"With Donna we knew th…

VIDEO : Full Trailer & Premiere Date For Final Space Revealed

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The official full trailer for the upcoming animated sci-fi comedy Final Space has blasted onto the internet today courtesy of TV network TBS. The show, which is the creation of actor, comedian and independent filmmaker Olan Rogers, launches on TBS in the USA on 26th February from 10.30pm as part of a new Monday night animated comedy block with the new season of American Dad!

David Tennant is one of the who's who of cult names voicing characters in the intergalactic space saga, playing the villainous Lord Commander.



Watch the trailer here:


Final Space
An astronaut named Gary and his planet-destroying sidekick called Mooncake embark on serialized journeys through space in order to unlock the mystery of where the universe actually ends and if it actually does exist. But Gary's new friend Mooncake has caught the attention of the sinister Lord Commander who wants the alien's awesome power for his own evil plans.
Rogers and David Sacks are writers and executive producers for the TBS …

David Tennant Teases Jessica Jones Season 2 And Kilgrave's Return

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Last weekend saw David Tennant take part in a Q&A panel at Wizard World's latest fan convention in New Orleans where he was asked about his role as Kilgrave in Marvel's Jessica Jones.

Talking about taking on the role of Kilgrave he said:
""I quite liked being Kilgrave, it was fun. I didn't know the Alias comic books until that came about...I'd always loved Marvel comics but I'd not come across that set of books. It's just one of those incredible worlds that's been created...it uses the mythology of the Marvel universe and turns it on its head and then uses this character that's been around since Daredevil issue 4...taken in this new, dark, twisted direction, it's just great. When it's written that well and you've got someone like Krysten Ritter as Jessica Jones, what a treat to get to do something like that."

It was announced in the summer of 2017 that David would be making a shock return to Season 2 of the Netflix and Ma…