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A seven-part period drama adaptation of William Makepeace Thackeray’s classic novel Vanity Fair for 2018, written by Gwyneth Hughes (Dark Angel, The Girl, Miss Austen Regrets), co-produced by Mammoth Screen and Amazon Studios and starring Olivia Cooke as Thackeray’s timeless heroine Becky Sharp. Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars, Thackeray’s literary classic follows Becky Sharp as she attempts to claw her way out of poverty and scale the heights of English society. Her story of 'villainy, crime, merriment, lovemaking, jilting, laughing, cheating, fighting and dancing' takes her all the way to the court of King George IV, via the Battle of Waterloo, breaking hearts and losing fortunes as she goes.

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Description

A seven-part period drama adaptation of William Makepeace Thackeray’s classic novel Vanity Fair for 2018, written by Gwyneth Hughes (Dark Angel, The Girl, Miss Austen Regrets), co-produced by Mammoth Screen and Amazon Studios and starring Olivia Cooke as Thackeray’s timeless heroine Becky Sharp. Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars, Thackeray’s literary classic follows Becky Sharp as she attempts to claw her way out of poverty and scale the heights of English society. Her story of 'villainy, crime, merriment, lovemaking, jilting, laughing, cheating, fighting and dancing' takes her all the way to the court of King George IV, via the Battle of Waterloo, breaking hearts and losing fortunes as she goes.

    • Episode 1

    Episode 1

    In a world where everyone is striving for what is not worth having, no one is more determined to climb to the heights of English Society than Miss Rebecca Sharp.

    • HD
    • 47 Minutes

    In a world where everyone is striving for what is not worth having, no one is more determined to climb to the heights of English Society than Miss Rebecca Sharp.

    • HD
    • 47 Minutes
    • Episode 2

    Episode 2

    Becky Sharp charms her way through darkest Hampshire, making friends with nearly everyone in her new family.

    • HD
    • 46 Minutes

    Becky Sharp charms her way through darkest Hampshire, making friends with nearly everyone in her new family.

    • HD
    • 46 Minutes
    • Episode 3

    Episode 3

    Becky lives with rich Aunt Matilda, and her future is looking bright. But as war clouds gather, everyone's fortunes take a tumble.

    • HD
    • 47 Minutes

    Becky lives with rich Aunt Matilda, and her future is looking bright. But as war clouds gather, everyone's fortunes take a tumble.

    • HD
    • 47 Minutes
    • Episode 4

    Episode 4

    On the eve of the battle, Becky makes a triumphant entrance into high society and finds a new use for old friends.

    • HD
    • 47 Minutes

    On the eve of the battle, Becky makes a triumphant entrance into high society and finds a new use for old friends.

    • HD
    • 47 Minutes
    • Episode 5

    Episode 5

    As the Battle of Waterloo begins, Becky decides the war isn't so bad, so long as there's money to be made.

    • HD
    • 47 Minutes

    As the Battle of Waterloo begins, Becky decides the war isn't so bad, so long as there's money to be made.

    • HD
    • 47 Minutes
    • Episode 6

    Episode 6

    A period drama series adapted from William Makepeace Thackeray's classic novel. Becky works out how to live well on nothing, but flies too high as she joins the dizzy ranks of lords, ladies and kings.

    • HD
    • 45 Minutes

    A period drama series adapted from William Makepeace Thackeray's classic novel. Becky works out how to live well on nothing, but flies too high as she joins the dizzy ranks of lords, ladies and kings.

    • HD
    • 45 Minutes
    • Episode 7

    Episode 7

    Period drama adapted from William Makepeace Thackeray's classic novel. Becky is lost and then she is found but will she have a happy ending?

    • HD
    • 46 Minutes

    Period drama adapted from William Makepeace Thackeray's classic novel. Becky is lost and then she is found but will she have a happy ending?

    • HD
    • 46 Minutes
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