Vanity Fair (1967)

Based on Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray

The first classic serial in colour. William Thackeray's great story of manners, love and social climbing. Becky Sharpe, played by Susan Hampshire, is a 'lady' with no money, she sets out to climb the social ladder.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Adaptation
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Duration: 46'35''
  • Broadcast date: 1967

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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