David Tennant's DI Alec Hardy Amongst Most Memorable Male Drama Characters

David Tennant's portrayal as DI Alec Hardy in Broadchurch has been voted as one of the most memorable male drama characters of recent time in a poll carried out by YouGov for ITV.

The socially awkward Doc Martin - Martin Clunes and the fastidious Hercule Poirot - David Suchet both tied as the most popular character with 25% of votes each.

DI Alec Hardy - David Tennant, came second with 19% of the votes whilst Law & Order UK's DS Ronnie Brooks - Bradley Walsh and Lewis's DS Robbie Lewis - Kevin Whately both tied in third place with 18% of the votes.

Thanks to ITV