ITV’s new adaptation of Vanity Fair is now available to own.
Vanity Fair is released on DVD in the UK and digital download today by ITV Studios.
From the makers of Victoria and Poldark, the series is based on English novelist William Makepeace Thackeray’s classic 1847 novel and is set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars.
Watch an interview with writer Gwyneth Hughes:
Starring Ready Player One actress Olivia Cooke, Vanity Fair follows heroine Becky Sharp as she attempts to claw her way out of poverty and scale the heights of English Society.
The cast also includes Johnny Flynn (Genius), Martin Clunes (Doc Martin), Frances de La Tour (The History Boys), Suranne Jones (Doctor Foster), Michael Palin (Monty Python), Tom Bateman (Murder on the Orient Express), Charlie Rowe (Salvation), Claudia Jessie (Line of Duty), Simon Russell Beale (Spooks) and Claire Skinner (Outnumbered).
The 2-disc DVD set will include four special features, focusing on ‘Becoming Thackeray’, ‘Locations’, ‘Bootcamp’ and ‘Budapest’.
To celebrate the release, we’ve got five DVD box sets to give away!
For a chance to win, just send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us who plays Becky Sharp in the series.
Entries must be received by midnight GMT on Sunday 18th November 2019. Winners will be contacted by email and announced on this page shortly after.
Terms and conditions: Employees and contributors of BritishPeriodDramas.com and their families are not eligible to enter. The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. The prize may not be transferred to any other person. No cash alternative or alternative prize is available on entrant’s request, but in the event of the advertised competition prize being unavailable we reserve the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value. Entry in the competition implies acceptance of these rules.
This giveaway has now ended. The winners are David Pearce from Slough, Nikki Welch from London, Patsy Murphy from Uckfield, Suzanne Wilson from Leeds and Adam Gallagher from Wells.