The Scottish-born actor, David Tennant's net worth is estimated to be $7 million which he has gathered from his professional acting career. He gained prominence in the acting world through his role in BBC's sci-fi series Doctor Who and in Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire. Tennant has also been involved in theatrical work which must have given him a huge income.
The talented actor, David Tennant was born on the 18th of April, 1971 in Bathgate, Scotland to father Alexander McDonald, a well-known Scottish minister, and mother, Helen McDonald. David grew up with his brother Blair and sister Karen, showing strong enthusiasm for acting from as early as 3 years of age. He is currently married to actress, Georgia Moffett and is a father of four.
Net Worth and Sources of Income
As mentioned earlier, David Tennant has an estimated net worth of $7 million, most of which he has accumulated from his long-running and successful acting and theatrical career.
Income from Doctor Who
The talented David is best known for his role as the tenth incarnation of the Doctor in the British television series Doctor Who where he was cast from 2005 to 2010. Thanks to his incredible talent, passion and the show's popularity, it's estimated that David Tennant made a staggering $1.2 million (£1 million) per season where he played the role of Timelord for three-season.
Therefore, David must have taken home a huge sum as Doctor Who. Both his co-stars, Matt Smith and Peter Capaldi were paid a handsome salary too.
Income From Other Movies
David's role as Barty Crouch Jr. in Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire alongside Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and Rupert Grint earned him tremendous popularity and fame in the acting industry. The movie grossed a whopping $900 million in the box office and we bet that Tennant's salary from it must have been pretty grand.
Tennant has also landed lead roles in HBO's Camping, Netflix's Jessica Jones, and Amazon's Good Omens. He also starred as John Knox in Mary Queen of Scots n 2018.
Income from Theatre and Others
Despite much of his credits being linked to television and movies, Tennant has stated that working in theatre is his "default way of being". He joined the Royal Shakespeare Company in 2008, to play Shakespeare's Hamlet with Patrick Stewart and Berowne in Love's Labours Lost. David played the same role in RSC for the following years too and was critically acclaimed for his jaw-dropping talent on the stage. Moreover, Tennant was even appointed to the Royal Shakespeare Company board in January 2012. Hence, we can safely assume that David Tennant has pegged in quite some fortune from his work on stage too.
David Tennant also undoubtedly earns a good sum from his merchandise which can be browsed on his official website. Besides, he must also earn a hefty sum from his podcast too.
The National Television Award winner, David Tennant is an actor of a high caliber and its no wonder that he has achieved such incredible heights in his career, piling up his fortune and fame gradually.