Vanity Fair premieres

The adaptation of William Makepeace Thackeray’s novel follows the lives of Becky Sharp and Emmy Sedley, their friends and families during and after the Napoleonic Wars.

Becky,  a poor girl with a great deal of wit, attempts to claw her way out of poverty and scale the heights of English Society, taking her all the way to the court of King George IV, via the Battle of Waterloo, breaking hearts and losing fortunes as she goes.

Sundays on ITV.