Around the World in 80 Days: Season 1

Around the World in 80 Days: Season 1

Around the World in 80 Days: Season 1

David Tennant (Doctor Who), Leonie Benesch (The Crown) and Ibrahim Koma (Sink or Swim) star in the BBC's miniseries adaptation of Jules Verne's timeless adventure novel. More

Following an outrageous bet, Fogg (Tennant) and his valet, Passepartout (Koma), take on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days, swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix (Benesch), who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story.

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Around the World in 80 Days: Season 1 | Reviews

The Guardian

The Guardian

Koma brings a lot of charm to his Passepartout...

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Independent

Independent

The long action sequences come at the expense of any meaningful character development, especially among the leads.

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The Times

The Times

The pace (before the wager) was glacially slow.

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Collider

Collider

It remains firmly within the limits set by the novel in 1872...

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