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USA: Around The World In 80 Days Continues On Masterpiece Tonight

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The fifth episode of David Tennant's epic new adventure series, Around The World In 80 Days, premieres on PBS' Masterpiece tonight at 8/7c. Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Ty Tennant, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   Episode 5 Passepartout's knowledge of Hong Kong proves useful when Fogg’s finances are blocked. However, there is a high price to be paid. Abigail’s latest article could humiliate Phileas at a party in his honour.

UK: Around The World In 80 Days Concludes On BBC One Today

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The final episode of the first series of David Tennant's epic new adventure series, Around The World In 80 Days, premieres on BBC One in the UK tonight. The premiere of episode 8 will air at 6.10pm and the full series is available to stream as a boxset on iPlayer now. Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   Episode 8 An irresistible reunion, deadly dockside danger and regrettable red tape mean Phile

VIDEO:Around the World in 80 Days: Locations & Sets

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David Tennant and the cast and crew of Around The World In 80 Days discuss filming the series in South Africa and Romania.  Watch below: Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   The series continues on BBC One in the UK and Masterpiece in the USA on Sunday.

Further Casting Announced For Good Omens 2

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Filming is well underway on the second series of Good Omens in Scotland and further casting has now been confirmed. Returning to the series alongside David Tennant and Michael Sheen will be Mark Gatiss, Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith, Derek Jacobi, Miranda Richardson, Niamh Walsh and Doon Mackichan.  New cast will include Sian Phillips, Pete Firman, Andi Osho, Tim Downie and Alex Norton.   Previously confirmed cast are Jon Hamm, Miranda Richardson, Maggie Service, Nina Sosanya, Doon Mackichan, Gloria Obianyo, Liz Carr, Quelin Sepulveda, and Shelley Conn. Benedict Cumberbatch and Frances McDormand will not be returning.  Neil Gaiman, writer and co-showrunner, said: “We are so thrilled that we were able to get so many fabulous actors to return to the Good Omens family. Some of them are reprising roles, some of them are playing completely new characters. And we are just as thrilled by the people coming to the Good Omens team for the first time. We have an ensemble cast of astonishing t

First Episodes Of The Legend Of Vox Machina With David Tennant Drop On Amazon Prime Video

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The first three episodes of The Legend Of Vox Machina have dropped on Prime Video. UK fans watch here . US fans watch here. David Tennant voices the character General Krieg in the series. The Legend of Vox Machina  is based on campaign one of the Dungeons & Dragons web series Critical Role. Vox Machina, a band of eight unlikely heroes, find themselves on a quest to save the realm of Exandria from dark magical forces. The first season will consist of 12 episodes released across 4 weeks, with 3 episodes premiering every week. A second season is expected to follow later this year. It is produced by Critical Role Productions; Titmouse, Inc. and Amazon Studios. regular cast include Matthew Mercer, Marisha Ray and Laura Bailey. Take a look at some behind the scenes footage, includiong David in the recording studio, in the video below:

USA: Around The World In 80 Days Continues On Masterpiece Tonight

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The fourth episode of David Tennant's epic new adventure series, Around The World In 80 Days, premieres on PBS' Masterpiece tonight at 8/7c. Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Ty Tennant, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   Episode 4 In remote India, Fogg grumpily waits for a wedding to be over, but the groom is grabbed by the army. Passepartout is torn about potentially sabotaging the trip, while Miss Fix’s self-belief has been shaken.

UK: Around The World In 80 Days Continues On BBC One Today

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The next episode of David Tennant's epic new adventure series, Around The World In 80 Days, premieres on BBC One in the UK tonight. The premiere of episode 7 will air at 6.10pm and the full series is available to stream as a boxset on iPlayer now. Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   Episode 7 Racing through the Rockies, Fogg unwillingly lets a laconic lawman and his prisoner share the chartered

David Tennant To Guest Star In The Legend Of Vox Machina

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David Tennant has been announced as a guest star in the forthcoming Amazon Prime Video animation series The Legend Of Vox Machina. The Legend of Vox Machina  is based on campaign one of the Dungeons & Dragons web series Critical Role. Vox Machina, a band of eight unlikely heroes, find themselves on a quest to save the realm of Exandria from dark magical forces. David Tennant will take on the role of General Krieg. The first season will consist of 12 episodes released across 4 weeks, with 3 episodes premiering every week. A second season is expected to follow later this year. It is produced by Critical Role Productions; Titmouse, Inc. and Amazon Studios. regular cast include Matthew Mercer, Marisha Ray and Laura Bailey. The series will drop on Prime Video on 28th January. In the meantime take a behind the scenes look below:

Vote For Doctor Who In The One Show’s "Most-Loved BBC TV Show" Vote

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As part of the BBC’s centenary celebrations, The One Show are looking back at some of the most loved BBC TV shows, and Doctor Who has made the short list.  They asked a panel of experts to help to whittle down all the classic BBC TV Shows from across the years to a shortlist of 50 for you to vote on, including everything from drama to natural history to comedy and entertainment. All you have to do is pick your most-loved show, or up to three if you really can’t pick one.  The panel was comprised of Sara Wallis, Mirror TV Columnist, David Butcher, Radio Times’ Deputy TV Editor, Dick Fiddy, BFI Archive TV Programmer and Hanna Flint, Freelance Movie and TV critic and MTV Movies Host. You will have up to three votes to cast. You can either use all three to vote for the same TV show if its been your absolute favourite, or vote for up to three different shows if you are finding it hard to decide. You will also have the opportunity to share any general comments or thoughts using the link prov

David Tennant Teams Up With Colin Baker For The Third Doctor Who 'Out Of Time' Audio Adventure

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The cover art for the third instalment of Big Finish's Out Of Time series featuring David Tennant and Colin Baker has been released (see above).  The Sixth and Tenth Doctors will unite to fight living statues on a planet of light in Big Finish’s brand-new full cast Doctor Who audio adventure. The Weeping Angels are back to take on two Time Lord incarnations at the same time in  Doctor Who – Out of Time: Wink .   Due for release in July 2022, this new audio drama is the concluding part of  a trilogy of multi-Doctor specials  which pit the Tenth Doctor and one of his former selves against a classic enemy from the TV series.  Doctor Who – Out of Time: Wink  is now available to pre-order as a collector’s edition CD (for just £10.99) or a digital download (for just £8.99)  exclusively here .   When the Sixth Doctor goes sight-seeing on Lucidus Silvara, he finds himself in a place where nothing is visible at all… only all-encompassing light! The Tenth Doctor is drawn in by a temporal ano

VIDEO: Filming Phileas Fogg’s Journey

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David Tennant and the cast and crew of Around The World In 80 Days talk about filming some of the iconic scenes from the series. David stars as Phileas Fogg, a repressed upper-class Englishman who’s ill-equipped for the international journey he’s on! Watch below: Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   The series continues on BBC One in the UK and Masterpiece in the USA on Sunday.

USA: Around The World In 80 Days Continues On Masterpiece Tonight

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The third episode of David Tennant's epic new adventure series, Around The World In 80 Days, premieres on PBS' Masterpiece tonight at 8/7c. Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Ty Tennant, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   Episode 3 Stuck on Yemen’s west coast, foolhardy Fogg decides on a dangerous desert crossing, leaving Abigail Fix in a place where even a fellow Englishwoman proves hostile.

UK: Around The World In 80 Days Continues On BBC One Today

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The next episode of David Tennant's epic new adventure series, Around The World In 80 Days, premieres on BBC One in the UK tonight. The premiere of episode 6 will air at 6.10pm and the full series is available to stream as a boxset on iPlayer now. Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   Episode 6 Our trio of travellers are now Pacific castaways. Passepartout attempts to atone for his treachery, Abig

UK: The Full Cast Good Omens Audiobook Starring David Tennant And Michael Sheen Is Released This Week

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Good news for Good Omens fans in the UK as the full cast audio drama starring David Tennant and Michael Sheen as Crowley and Aziraphale is finally released on Friday. Preorder here!  A brand new full cast audiobook production of the classic collaboration from internationally bestselling authors Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett starring Rebecca Front as the Narrator, Michael Sheen as Aziraphale, and David Tennant as Crowley! "Good Omens . . . is something like what would have happened if Thomas Pynchon, Tom Robbins and Don DeLillo had collaborated. Lots of literary inventiveness in the plotting and chunks of very good writing and characterization. It’s a wow. It would make one hell of a movie. Or a heavenly one. Take your pick."—Washington Post According to The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch (the world's only completely accurate book of prophecies, written in 1655, before she exploded), the world will end on a Saturday. Next Saturday, in fact. Just befo

VIDEO: Around The World In 80 Days Is ' A Love Letter To The World'

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David Tennant and the cast and crew of Around The World In 80 Days talk about how they hope the series gives audiences a sense of journey and adventure. An international production, the series creators call the new adaptation ‘a love letter to the world’.  Watch below: Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   The series continues on BBC One in the UK and Masterpiece in the USA on Sunday.

USA: Around The World In 80 Days Continues On Masterpiece Tonight

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The second episode of David Tennant's epic new adventure series, Around The World In 80 Days, premieres on PBS' Masterpiece tonight at 8/7c. Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   Episode 2 Our trio land in the heart of the Italian countryside and hitch a ride on the train to Brindisi. But on board, Fogg encounters an arrogant bully who is challenged by Fogg’s easy rapport with his young, griev

UK: Around The World In 80 Days Continues On BBC One Today

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The next episode of David Tennant's epic new adventure series, Around The World In 80 Days, premieres on BBC One in the UK tonight. The premiere of episode 5 will air at 6.10pm and the full series is available to stream as a boxset on iPlayer now. Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   Episode 5 Passepartout's knowledge of Hong Kong proves useful when Fogg’s finances are blocked. However, there

VIDEO: Meet The Cast And Characters Of Around The World In 80 Days

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David Tennant, Ibrahim Koma and Leonie Benesch discuss their characters in Around the World in 80 Days and what the adventure does for each of them.  Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   The series continues on BBC One in the UK and Masterpiece in the USA on Sunday.

UK: Stream The Full Series Of Around The World In 80 Days On BBC iPlayer Now

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The whole series of Around The World In 80 Days is available to stream in the UK now. The full 8 epiosdes are ready to watch. A new episode will continue to air weekly on BBC One on Sundays.  Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   Watch the full series on iPlayer here.

David Tennant Guests On The Masterpiece Studio Podcast

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David Tennant is a guest on the latest Masterpiece Studio podcast to discuss his new series, Around The World In 80 Days. The series premiered on Masterpiece on Sunday in the USA and will continue to air new episodes weekly. Listen to what David has to say here.  Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.  

UK: Around The World In 80 Days Continues On BBC One Today

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The next two episodes of David Tennant's epic new adventure series, Around The World In 80 Days, premiere on BBC One and iPlayer in the UK tonight. The premiere of episodes 3 and 4 will air at 6.20pm and 7.10pm, the full series will then be available to stream as a boxset on iPlayer from later today. Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   Episode 3 Stuck on Yemen’s west coast, foolhardy Fogg decide

USA: Around The World In 80 Days Premieres On Masterpiece Tonight

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The first two episode of David Tennant's epic new adventure series, Around The World In 80 Days, premieres on PBS' Masterpiece tonight at 8/7c. Around The World In 80 Days stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Ty Tennant, Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   Episode 1 London, 1872. Inspired by a news story, Phileas Fogg is goaded into betting that he can circle the globe in just 80 days, despite never having been abroad before. He sets off with his new valet, Jean Pass

David Tennant - A Look At What's Ahead For 2022

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2022 looks set to be another exciting year for fans of David Tennant with several new projects in the works. The epic Around The World In 80 Days will continue to air in the UK and the USA with a second series already announced. Steven Moffat's thriller Inside Man will premiere on BBC One and Netflix, the true life tale of Alexander Litvinenko will come to ITV and David will team up with Georgia Tennant for a modern take on Jekyll and Hyde in a new series for Peacock. Check out more details on his biggest projects for the year ahead below: Good Omens 2 Filming will continue on the second season of Good Omens with David Tennant and Michael Sheen returning as the celestial duo Crowley and Aziraphale.  BBC Studios and Amazon Studios have partnered again to greenlight the global fan-favorite series Good Omens for a second season, rejoining the angel Aziraphale and demon Crowley, an unlikely duo that teamed up to save the world from the apocalypse. The six-part humorous fantasy drama is

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