William Makepeace Thackeray

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Vanity Fair review – this adaptation fizzes with all the energy of its social-climbing heroine
Yes, it’s yet another version of Thackeray’s novel, and it has its sights set on a modern audience, but Olivia Cooke is an ideal Becky Sharp – and the sumptuous sets are worth tuning in for all on their own

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False conceit: why is Vanity Fair's scheming heroine misread on screen?
In William Makepeace Thackeray’s novel she’s an amoral social climber – yet in adaptions Becky Sharp is warm and relatable

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