At the beginning of the 2005 David played the role of the young Casanova in an extravagant BBC series
written by Doctor Who writer Russell T Davies, it was this that really made his popularity rise and he soon became a household
As an elderly librarian, Giacomo Casanova (played by the iconic Peter O'Toole), has a lot of exciting memories.
A young servant girl, Edith (Rose Byrne), is treated to his lurid recollections and, before too long, she discovers that there's
life in this old dog yet. It's enough to burst her bodice!
But this is nothing compared to the escapades of the young, hot and horny master of seduction. The youthful
Casanova (cheekily portrayed by David Tennant) cuts a swathe through the women of Europe with his dashing good looks and irrepressible
But though the laydeez offer their full approval (usually expressed horizontally), the law is outraged by
his antics. Made an outlaw for offences against government and church, Casanova leads the life of a fugitive.