THROWBACK THURSDAY INTERVIEW: David Tennant Talks St Trinian's II And Leaving Doctor Who Today's Throwback Thursday post is an interview David gave to BBC Newsbeat in December 2009. In it he speaks about his film, St Trinian's
Richard Todd | Actor - When World War II began, he served as an officer and paratrooper. During the war he met Major John Howard on Pegasus Bridge in Normandy. He would later appear in two films in which this scene was recreated: in D-Day the Sixth of June (1956) he played the commanding officer of the unit in which both of them served, and in The Longest Day (1962) he played Major Howard himself.