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Drama Best of 2004
Celebrating the year in television drama.

Most Desirable Drama Star

5 | 4 | 3 | 2 | 1

Best Of 2004 Results »
Best Of 2003 Results »
Best of 2002: Hunkiest Male | Most Fanciable Female

20 to 6:


Keeley Hawes [ShakespeaRe-Told, Under The Greenwood Tree*]

Denis Lawson [Bleak House]

Lloyd Owen [Monarch Of The Glen]



Evangeline Lilly* [Lost*]

Ray Stevenson [Rome]

Indira Varma* [Rome, The Quatermass Experiment]



James Purefoy [Rome]



James McAvoy [ShakespeaRe-Told]



Damian Lewis [ShakespeaRe-Told]

Sarah Parish [Cutting It, ShakespeaRe-Told]



Anna Maxwell Martin [Bleak House]

Polly Walker [Rome]



Jaime Murray [Hustle, ShakespeaRe-Told]



Martin Shaw [Judge John Deed]



Rufus Sewell [ShakespeaRe-Told]



Nigel Harman [EastEnders]



Rupert Penry-Jones [Spooks, Casanova]


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Gillian Anderson 5: Gillian Anderson
[Bleak House] (4.25%)

Your Comments

"She can be lady of my manor any time she likes."
Derek, Lancashire

4: John Barrowman
[Doctor Who] (5.00%)

Your Comments

"Captain Jack was a bold and brave new character for 21st century Doctor Who (not to mention prime time TV in general), and damn sexy with it."
Stuart Lydon, Church Broughton

"His role as Captain Jack in Doctor Who oozed sex appeal. He's just the kind of guy you'd want to invite to your party. Especially if you were playing naked Twister."
Stuart Derry, Worcester

John Barrowman
Christopher Eccleston 3: Christopher Eccleston
[Doctor Who] (7.56%)

Your Comments

"Not your traditional good looking man but his portrayl of the Doctor was fantastic and he made the character very appealing. Brains, humour, sensitivity, a sonic screwdriver and a TARDIS, what more could a girl want? Plus he turns into David Tennant, which a bonus."
Ebonie, Australia

"He's earthy, humorous, and proves that a bit of Northern grit can travel through time even better than the Time Lords we've seen before."
kathgrundy, North of England

"Charismatic blue eyes, beautiful Northern accent, so heroic yet so vulnerable....ahem."
Emma Boyd, West Lothian

2: David Tennant
[Casanova, Doctor Who, The Quatermass Experiment, Secret Smile*] (11.88%)

Your Comments

"A great actor, with great promise and talent. But, if it's all about being 'desirable' I'm going to ignore that and focus on the desirable bit. He's got the looks, the voice, the eyes, the body language, and from everything I've seen, the personality too."
Gwyneth Brain, Bristold

"He is a complete wonder. In Casanova he made me laugh until it hurt, as well as weep bucketloads. His portrayal of the Doctor on Children in Need was absolutely perfectly judged and hilarious. He really is the rising star of our time, and I wish him the greatest of success. I'll be ready to take over from him when he finally gives up his (and my) dream job!"
Ed Cunningham, Amersham, Buckinghamshire

"What a gorgeous portrayal of history's most famous lover in Casanova."
Alan Wright, Brighton

"Is there any female Doctor Who fan who doesn't fancy David Tennant? Because I've yet to find one."
Claire Chaplin, Gillingham, Kent

David Tennant
Billie Piper 1: Billie Piper
[Doctor Who, ShakespeaRe-Told] (26.47%)

Your Comments

"This young star proved to millions that she was not just a pretty face, nor just a manufactured pop artist, with her enjoyable and finely honed performances in The Canterbury Tales and ShakespeaRe-Told. Just a pity the following Shakespeare productions were so dire."
Gavin Chilvers, Newcastle

"This was a close run thing for me and there should be an honourable mention to Michelle Ryan (sigh). But Billie takes the title. Her girl-next-door good looks are perfect for television, with flowing hair and a very attractive voice."
John Cook, London, England

"She was sexy and sassy, yet vulnerable and moving. A wonderful mixture of tough 21st century girl and loving friend, daughter and heroine. What a combination!"
Simon Trick, Woking

"She's talented, she's young, she's gorgeous, so who could be more desirable than Billie?"
Sean Gibbons, Ireland

"Reason enough to come out from behind the couch. Or anywhere, for that matter!"
Douglas Hutcheson, Athens

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