Do you remember Olive from the 2015 movie, 96 Ways to Say I Love You? Okay, maybe not. How about Lady Vivian from the BBC television series Merlin? Yesss! we sure got you there. While Georgia Moffett may be famous for many things, a majority of her fans best know her as the wife of Scottish actor, David Tennant. Since she first appeared on the big screens in 1999, Moffet’s career has been a rich blend of style, experience and of course, a fair share of down times. If you were surfing to know more about David Tennant’s wife, then your search has finally paid off. Sit tight as we reel out details of her life; from her career to other interesting facts there are to know about this beautiful English actress.
Georgia Moffett Bio (Age)
Georgia Moffett (a.k.a Georgia Elizabeth Moffett) was born in West London on Christmas day of 1984; to the family of actors – Peter Moffett (better known by his stage name, Peter Davison) and Sandra Dickinson. What were you thinking; apples don’t fall far from its tree, right? Anyway, the Moffett family has a rich mix of professions. Her maternal grandfather, Harold Searles, was one of the pioneering brains of psychiatric medicine. He specialized in psychoanalytic treatments of schizophrenia; a debilitating mental condition that rocked much of Europe at the time.
As a girl, Georgia Moffet spent much of her early life in her home country, England and attended St Edward’s School in Oxford. She has two half-brothers, Louis and Joel. Half brothers? You ask. Well, it seems Moffett’s mum wasn’t the only wife of her father. After the crash of his second marriage to Sandra Dickinson in 1994, the actor later married British writer, Elizabeth Morton.
At just 15, Georgia Moffett made her television debut as Nicki Davey in Peak Practice (1999). Since then, Moffett has appeared in various television series such as Like Father Like Son, The Second Quest, and the ITV drama, Where the Heart Is; where she played the role of downtrodden Alice Harding. She also starred alongside her father, Peter Davison in Fear, Stress & Anger (2005) and The Last Detective (2007). In May of 2008, she appeared in the BBC series Doctor Who as Jenny, the Tenth Doctor’s artificially-created daughter. Coincidences happen, you know. Georgia Moffett’s father, Peter Davison, also played the role of Fifth Doctor in the 1980s. Later that year, Moffett starred as Kylie Roman in BBC’s Spooks: Code 9.
Although she has made many appearances since then, perhaps her most popular role has been DI Samantha Nixon’s daughter in the TV series, The Bill. The series ran for seven years from 2002 to 2009. She’s also popular for her role as Lady Vivian in the Sweet Dreams episode of the BBC TV series, Merlin. In April 2015, Georgia Moffett, now known as Georgia Tennant, produced and starred in the short film, 96 Ways To Say I Love You, in which she co-starred with her husband, David Tennant. The short film premiered at the London Independent Film Festival in 2015. But that wasn’t quit for the actress. In 2017, she reappeared in BBC drama miniseries, In the Dark.
Georgia Moffett’s Son
At 16, Moffett had her first child, a son she christened Ty Peter Moffett-Martin (now Ty Peter Tennant). However, it wasn’t until December 2011 that she got married. Earlier that year, UK newspapers reported about Moffett’s engagement to David Tennant. After the birth of their first daughter, Olive, on 29th March 2011, Moffett and Tennant got married months later on 30th December 2011.
Tennant adopted Moffett’s son, Tyler and he was christened Ty Peter Tennant. On 2nd May 2013, the couple welcomed their second child, a son named Wilfred. Three years later, on 9th November 2015, Tennant broke the news that he and his wife, Moffett, had welcomed another baby girl to the family. She was christened Doris. Like most actors, Moffet and Tennant met on the set of the TV series, Doctor Who. Today, they both live happily with their four children.
Other Facts About David Tennant’s Wife
1. Judging from her physique, Moffett may not come off as tall, but she isn’t short either. The beautiful actress stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 meters) and weighs about 140 pounds.
2. Although there are no details about her dress, chest, waist and hip sizes, sources have it that she wears a shoe size of 7 (UK).
3. The actress wears blonde hair and has beautiful blue eyes.
4. As a victim of teenage pregnancy, Moffett serves as a patron of Straight Talking, a charity organization that educates young people about teen pregnancy.
5. A 2018 review puts her net worth at $400,000 while her husband’s stands at $7 million. She was born on a Christmas day; on her parents’ 6th wedding anniversary.