Around The World In 80 Days Shortlisted As Best New Drama At The TRIC Awards

Your votes have helped get Around The World In 80 Days through to the final nomination stage of the TRIC Awards. The series is shortlisted for Best New Drama. 

The winners will be announced on Wednesday, 6th July 2022. You can tune in to watch the winners live, online at

The Television and Radio Industries Club was formed in 1931, originally as the 'Radio Industries Club'. Today TRIC members represent all sectors of the TV and radio industries and the society aims to promote mutual understanding, goodwill and networking among those who who are involved in technology and related industries.

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, Gary Beadle, Ty Tennant and Giovanni Scifoni.