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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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Known For

Doctor Who
Doctor Who The Doctor / Doctor Who / Omega
(1981-1984)
Doctor Who
Doctor Who The Doctor
(2007-2017)
The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot
(2013)
All Creatures Great and Small
All Creatures Great and Small Tristan Farnon / Tristan
(1978-1990)

Filmography

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  Gentleman Jack (TV Series) (filming)
William Priestley
- Episode #1.8 ... William Priestley
- Episode #1.7 ... William Priestley
- Episode #1.6 ... William Priestley
- Episode #1.5 ... William Priestley
- Episode #1.4 ... William Priestley
  Say My Name (post-production)
Rich Herbig
 2018 End of Term (post-production)
Leigh
 2018/I Patrick
 2017 You, Me and Him
Teacher
 2017 Liar (TV Series)
Denis Walters
- The White Rabbit (2017) ... Denis Walters
- I Know You're Lying (2017) ... Denis Walters
 2017 Grantchester (TV Series)
Geoff Towler
- Episode #3.2 (2017) ... 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
- Beauty Calls (2015) ... Peter Davison
- High Winds Actor (2014) ... Peter Davison
- The Moose Trap (2014) ... Peter Davison
 2011-2014 Law & Order: UK (TV Series)
Henry Sharpe
- Repeat to Fade (2014) ... Henry Sharpe
- Hard Stop (2014) ... Henry Sharpe
- Bad Romance (2014) ... Henry Sharpe
- Customs (2014) ... Henry Sharpe
- Pride (2014) ... Henry Sharpe
 2014 Death in Paradise (TV Series)
Arnold Finch
- The Wrong Man (2014) ... Arnold Finch
 2013 The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot (TV Movie)
Peter Davison
 2013 Pat & Cabbage (TV Series)
Michael
- Episode #1.6 (2013) ... Michael
- Episode #1.5 (2013) ... Michael
- Episode #1.4 (2013) ... Michael
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... Michael
 2013 Inspector Lewis (TV Series)
Peter Faulkner
- The Ramblin' Boy: Part 2 (2013) ... Peter Faulkner
- The Ramblin' Boy: Part 1 (2013) ... Peter Faulkner
 2012 Lindalee's Doctor Who Review (TV Series)
Guest
 2011 New Tricks (TV Series)
Charles Allenforth
- End of the Line (2011) ... Charles Allenforth
 2010 Sherlock (TV Series)
Planetarium Voiceover
- The Great Game (2010) ... Planetarium Voiceover (voice, uncredited)
 2009 The Queen (TV Series)
Denis Thatcher
- The Rivals (2009) ... Denis Thatcher
 2009 Miranda (TV Series)
Mr. Clayton
- Teacher (2009) ... Mr. Clayton
 2009 Micro Men (TV Movie)
Bank Manager
 2009 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Nicky Frazer
- Secrets and Spies (2009) ... Nicky Frazer
 2009 Al Murray's Multiple Personality Disorder (TV Series)
Nazi Doctor
- Episode #1.4 (2009) ... Nazi Doctor
 2009 Unforgiven (TV Mini-Series)
John Ingram
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... John Ingram
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... John Ingram
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... John Ingram
 2005-2008 Distant Shores (TV Series)
Bill Shore
- Episode #2.4 (2008) ... Bill Shore
- Episode #2.6 (2008) ... Bill Shore
- Episode #2.5 (2008) ... Bill Shore
- Episode #2.3 (2008) ... Bill Shore
- Episode #2.2 (2008) ... Bill Shore
 2007 Children in Need (TV Series)
The Doctor
- Episode #1.28 (2007) ... The Doctor
 2007 Doctor Who (TV Series)
The Doctor
- Time Crash (2007) ... The Doctor
 2003-2007 The Last Detective (TV Series)
DC Davies / Detective Constable 'Dangerous' Davies / DC Dangerous Davies / ...
- The Dead Peasants Society (2007) ... DC Davies
- The Man from Montevideo (2007) ... DC Davies
- Dangerous Liaisons (2007) ... DC Davies
- Once Upon a Time on the Westway (2007) ... DC Davies
 2007 Agatha Christie's Marple (TV Series)
Hubert Curtain
- At Bertram's Hotel (2007) ... Hubert Curtain
 2007 Fear, Stress and Anger (TV Series)
Martin Chadwick
- Menopause (2007) ... Martin Chadwick
- Health and Gran (2007) ... Martin Chadwick
- Julie's Interview (2007) ... Martin Chadwick
- Stress and Drugs (2007) ... Martin Chadwick
- Sex and Friends (2007) ... Martin Chadwick
 2006 The Complete Guide to Parenting (TV Series)
George Huntley
- Episode #1.5 (2006) ... George Huntley
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... George Huntley
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... George Huntley
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... George Huntley
- Episode #1.1 (2006) ... George Huntley
 2004 Hardware (TV Series)
Peter Davison
- Celebrity (2004) ... Peter Davison
 2003 Too Good to Be True (TV Movie)
Robert
 2000-2003 At Home with the Braithwaites (TV Series)
David Braithwaite
- Episode #4.6 (2003) ... David Braithwaite
- Episode #4.5 (2003) ... David Braithwaite
- Episode #4.4 (2003) ... David Braithwaite
- Episode #4.3 (2003) ... David Braithwaite
- Episode #4.2 (2003) ... David Braithwaite
 2000 The Mrs Bradley Mysteries (TV Series)
Inspector Christmas
- The Worsted Viper (2000) ... Inspector Christmas
- The Rising of the Moon (2000) ... Inspector Christmas
- Death at the Opera (2000) ... 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
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... Neil Bruce
 1998 Parting Shots
John
 1998 Wuthering Heights (TV Movie)
Joseph Lockwood
 1998 Verdict (TV Series)
Michael Naylor
- Be My Valentine (1998) ... Michael Naylor
 1998 The Stalker's Apprentice (TV Movie)
D.I. Maurice Burt
 1998 Jonathan Creek (TV Series)
Stephen Claithorne
- Danse Macabre (1998) ... 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
- Episode #2.6 (1995) ... Clive Quigley
- Episode #2.5 (1995) ... Clive Quigley
- Episode #2.4 (1995) ... Clive Quigley
- Episode #2.3 (1995) ... Clive Quigley
- Episode #2.2 (1995) ... 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
- Drop Shot (1992) ... Bob Stacey
- Heads and Tails (1992) ... Bob Stacey
 1992 Screen One (TV Series)
Dr. Stephen Daker
- A Very Polish Practice (1992) ... Dr. Stephen Daker
 1991 Fiddlers Three (TV Series)
Ralph West
- Cut and Dried (1991) ... Ralph West
- Undue Influence (1991) ... Ralph West
- The Fiddle (1991) ... Ralph West
- We Don't Want to Lose You: Part 2 (1991) ... Ralph West
- We Don't Want to Lose You: Part 1 (1991) ... Ralph West
 1978-1990 All Creatures Great and Small (TV Series)
Tristan Farnon / Tristan
- Brotherly Love (1990) ... Tristan / Tristan Farnon
- Promises to Keep (1990) ... Tristan / Tristan Farnon
- Hampered (1990) ... Tristan / Tristan Farnon
- A Cat in Hull's Chance (1990) ... Tristan / Tristan Farnon
- Spring Fever (1990) ... Tristan / Tristan Farnon
 1989-1990 Mystery!: Campion (TV Series)
Albert Campion
- Mystery Mile: Part 2 (1990) ... Albert Campion
- Mystery Mile: Part 1 (1990) ... Albert Campion
- Flowers for the Judge: Part 2 (1990) ... Albert Campion
- Flowers for the Judge: Part 1 (1990) ... Albert Campion
- Dancers in Mourning: Part 2 (1990) ... Albert Campion
 1988 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
Jeremy Tyler
- Wink Three Times (1988) ... Jeremy Tyler
 1986-1988 A Very Peculiar Practice (TV Series)
Dr. Stephen Daker
- Death of a University (1988) ... Dr. Stephen Daker
- The Big Squeeze (1988) ... Dr. Stephen Daker
- Values of the Family (1988) ... Dr. Stephen Daker
- Bad Vibrations (1988) ... Dr. Stephen Daker
- May the Force Be with You (1988) ... Dr. Stephen Daker
 1985 Fox Tales (TV Series)
Narrator / Grandma / Mrs Fox / ... (voice)
 1985 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
Ian MacKerras
- Deja Vu (1985) ... Ian MacKerras
 1985 Miss Marple: A Pocketful of Rye (TV Movie)
Lance Fortescue
 1985 Anna of the Five Towns (TV Mini-Series)
Henry Mynors
- Episode #1.4 (1985) ... Henry Mynors
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... Henry Mynors
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Henry Mynors
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... Henry Mynors
 1984 Jackanory (TV Series)
- The Sheep-Pig (1984)
 1981-1984 Doctor Who (TV Series)
The Doctor / Omega / Doctor Who
- The Caves of Androzani: Part Four (1984) ... The Doctor
- The Caves of Androzani: Part Three (1984) ... The Doctor
- The Caves of Androzani: Part Two (1984) ... The Doctor
- The Caves of Androzani: Part One (1984) ... The Doctor
- Planet of Fire: Part Four (1984) ... The Doctor
 1980-1982 Sink or Swim (TV Series)
Brian Webber
- A New Departure (1982) ... Brian Webber
- Making Amends (1982) ... Brian Webber
- A Slight Hankering (1982) ... Brian Webber
- A Sporting Chance (1982) ... Brian Webber
- Nothing But Trouble (1982) ... Brian Webber
 1980-1982 Holding the Fort (TV Series)
Russell Milburn
- News from the Front (1982) ... Russell Milburn
- Otherwise Engaged (1982) ... Russell Milburn
- One Careful Owner (1982) ... Russell Milburn
- Under Pressure (1982) ... Russell Milburn
- A Place in the Sun (1982) ... Russell Milburn
 1981 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (TV Series)
Dish of the Day
- Episode #1.5 (1981) ... Dish of the Day
 1979 Saint Joan (TV Movie)
The Executioner
 1979 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Edwin Styles
- Print Out (1979) ... Edwin Styles
 1977 Love for Lydia (TV Series)
Tom Holland
- Episode #1.10 (1977) ... Tom Holland
- Episode #1.9 (1977) ... Tom Holland
- Episode #1.8 (1977) ... Tom Holland
- Episode #1.7 (1977) ... Tom Holland
- Episode #1.6 (1977) ... Tom Holland
 1975 The Tomorrow People (TV Series)
Elmer
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(1995-6) Played David Clare in BBC Radio 2 sitcom "Change at Oglethorpe". See more »

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Height:

6' 1" (1.86 m)
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[on The Last Detective (2003)] Dangerous Davies is an unassuming detective, who seems unfazed by anything that is thrown at him. In a way, he is my ideal, because I have to confess I do get irate at times, especially when I'm driving in traffic. See more »

Trivia:

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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