Richard narrates the 3-part BBC1 series, The Lost Land of the Tiger. “With tigers heading for extinction, an international team of big cat experts and wildlife filmmakers, Steve Backshall, wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan, camerawoman Justine Evans, scientist George McGavin, and big cat biologist Alan Rabinowitz are given unique access to the jungles and mountains of Bhutan for what could be the last chance to save this magnificent animal.”
The series aired over 3 nights on BBC1 and BBC1 HD, from 9.30 pm – 10.30 pm, September 21st to September 23rd, 2010 with repeats at 1.00 pm each following day. In 2012 it aired in Australia on ABC1 as “Expedition Tiger” weekly from February 5th – February 19th.
In March, 2011, the series was nominated for a 2010 Royal Television Society Award.