Vanity Fair. William Makepeace Thackeray (Al Murray). Copyright: BBC.

Vanity Fair

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama with Al Murray. 3 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Al Murray.

Vanity Fair. William Makepeace Thackeray (Al Murray).

Vanity Fair

2019 version of Vanity Fair, featuring Al Murray

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2019
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
3   (1 series)
Star
Al Murray
Writers
William Makepeace Thackeray and Jim Poyser
Producer
Gary Brown

Comedian Al Murray stars in this adaptation of Vanity Fair. He plays his great-great-great grandfather William Makepeace Thackeray, the author and narrator of Vanity Fair. Al also contributes new material to this reworking of the Victorian satire, with a comic surrealism that shines on radio.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 26th May 2019 on BBC Radio 4 at 3pm
Last new broadcast
Sunday 9th June 2019 on BBC Radio 4 at 3pm
Length of episodes
1 hour
Last repeat
Saturday 15th June 2019 at 9:00pm