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Peter Moffett, now better known by his stage name Peter Davison, was born on 13 April 1951 in the Streatham area of London. In 1961, he and his family - parents Sheila and Claude (an electrical engineer who hailed from British Guiana) and his sisters Barbara, Pamela and Shirley moved to Knaphill, Woking in Surrey, where Davison was educated at the ... See full bio »
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  Gentleman Jack (TV Series) (filming)
William Priestley
  Say My Name (post-production)
Rich Herbig
 2018 End of Term (post-production)
 2017 You, Me and Him
 2017 Liar (TV Series)
Denis Walters
 2017 Grantchester (TV Series)
Geoff Towler
 2017 Brian Pern: A Tribute (TV Movie)
Peter Troughton
 2015 Gypsy: Live from the Savoy Theatre (TV Movie)
Herbie Sommers
 2014-2015 Toast of London (TV Series)
Peter Davison
 2011-2014 Law & Order: UK (TV Series)
Henry Sharpe
 2014 Death in Paradise (TV Series)
Arnold Finch
 2013 The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot (TV Movie)
Peter Davison
 2013 Pat & Cabbage (TV Series)
 2013 Inspector Lewis (TV Series)
Peter Faulkner
 2012 Lindalee's Doctor Who Review (TV Series)
 2011 New Tricks (TV Series)
Charles Allenforth
 2010 Sherlock (TV Series)
Planetarium Voiceover
 2009 The Queen (TV Series)
Denis Thatcher
 2009 Miranda (TV Series)
Mr. Clayton
 2009 Micro Men (TV Movie)
Bank Manager
 2009 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Nicky Frazer
 2009 Al Murray's Multiple Personality Disorder (TV Series)
Nazi Doctor
 2009 Unforgiven (TV Mini-Series)
John Ingram
 2005-2008 Distant Shores (TV Series)
Bill Shore
 2007 Children in Need (TV Series)
The Doctor
 2007 Doctor Who (TV Series)
The Doctor
 2003-2007 The Last Detective (TV Series)
DC Davies / Detective Constable 'Dangerous' Davies / DC Dangerous Davies / ...
 2007 Agatha Christie's Marple (TV Series)
Hubert Curtain
 2007 Fear, Stress and Anger (TV Series)
Martin Chadwick
 2006 The Complete Guide to Parenting (TV Series)
George Huntley
 2004 Hardware (TV Series)
Peter Davison
 2003 Too Good to Be True (TV Movie)
 2000-2003 At Home with the Braithwaites (TV Series)
David Braithwaite
 2000 The Mrs Bradley Mysteries (TV Series)
Inspector Christmas
 1999 The Nearly Complete and Utter History of Everything (TV Movie)
Ferdinand Magellan
 1999 The Kidnappers (TV Short)
Peter Davison
 1999 Hope & Glory (TV Series)
Neil Bruce
 1998 Parting Shots
 1998 Wuthering Heights (TV Movie)
Joseph Lockwood
 1998 Verdict (TV Series)
Michael Naylor
 1998 The Stalker's Apprentice (TV Movie)
D.I. Maurice Burt
 1998 Jonathan Creek (TV Series)
Stephen Claithorne
 1997 Dear Nobody (TV Movie)
Mr. Garton
 1997 Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctors (Video Game)
The Doctor (voice)
 1996 Cuts (TV Movie)
Henry Babbacombe
 1996 P.R.O.B.E.: Ghosts of Winterborne (Video short)
Gavin Purcell
 1996 The Adventures of Toad (TV Movie)
Mole (voice)
 1995 P.R.O.B.E.: The Devil of Winterborne (Video)
Gavin Purcell
 1995 The Adventures of Mole (TV Movie)
Mole (voice)
 1994-1995 Ain't Misbehavin (TV Series)
Clive Quigley
 1994 Molly (TV Series)
Mr. Greenfield
 1994 P.R.O.B.E.: The Zero Imperative (Video)
Patient One (uncredited)
 1994 Mole's Christmas (TV Short)
Mole (voice)
 1994 Black Beauty
Squire Gordon
 1993 The Airzone Solution (Video)
Al Dunbar
 1993 Harnessing Peacocks (TV Movie)
Jim Huxtable
 1993 Doctor Who: Dimensions in Time (TV Short)
The Fifth Doctor
 1992 Kinsey (TV Series)
Bob Stacey
 1992 Screen One (TV Series)
Dr. Stephen Daker
 1991 Fiddlers Three (TV Series)
Ralph West
 1978-1990 All Creatures Great and Small (TV Series)
Tristan Farnon / Tristan
 1989-1990 Mystery!: Campion (TV Series)
Albert Campion
 1988 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
Jeremy Tyler
 1986-1988 A Very Peculiar Practice (TV Series)
Dr. Stephen Daker
 1985 Fox Tales (TV Series)
Narrator / Grandma / Mrs Fox / ... (voice)
 1985 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
Ian MacKerras
 1985 Miss Marple: A Pocketful of Rye (TV Movie)
Lance Fortescue
 1985 Anna of the Five Towns (TV Mini-Series)
Henry Mynors
 1984 Jackanory (TV Series)
 1981-1984 Doctor Who (TV Series)
The Doctor / Omega / Doctor Who
 1980-1982 Sink or Swim (TV Series)
Brian Webber
 1980-1982 Holding the Fort (TV Series)
Russell Milburn
 1981 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (TV Series)
Dish of the Day
 1979 Saint Joan (TV Movie)
The Executioner
 1979 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Edwin Styles
 1977 Love for Lydia (TV Series)
Tom Holland
 1975 The Tomorrow People (TV Series)
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I followed Tom Baker, I was cast to be different from Tom Baker. So I was my own Doctor, no doubt about that. See more »


He is the father-in-law to David Tennant. Davison was the Fifth Doctor and Tennant was the Tenth. Tennant has always been very open about the fact that Davison was his favorite Doctor and he presented the documentary Come in Number Five (2011), which covered the production of the Davison era of the series and featured as an extra on the Special Edition DVD release of Doctor Who: Resurrection of ... See more »

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