How To Train Your Dragon Airs On The BBC Over Christmas

The Dreamworks animated move How To Train Your Dragon will be one of the BBC's Christmas TV treats this year. The BBC Media Centre published details of their Christmas highlights yesterday. This will be the terrestrial TV première of the film, which has shown in the UK previously only on Sky.

The 2010 movie was adapted from the novel by Cressida Cowell and features the voices of Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler and Christopher Mintz-Plasse. David Tennant has a brief role as a Viking called Spitelout.

David also voiced a series of six webisodes for Dreamworks detailing various species of Dragons. View them below:

David is the narrator of the 'How To Train Your Dragon' series of audiobooks. Find out more here.

Detailed schedules for Christmas on the BBC will be published on the 5th December.