Natasha-little-vanity-fair, ready player one star olivia cooke has spoken about her nerves at playing becky sharp in a new adaptation of vanity fair the actress will reese witherspoon in the 2004 film and by natasha little. Comparing her favorably to performances in earlier film and television "vanity fair" adaptations starring joyce redman 1956 susan hampshire 1967 eve matheson 1987 natasha little 1998 and, a british critic for the radio times declared cooke may be the best "becky" ever comparing her favorably to performances in earlier "vanity fair" adaptations starring joyce redman 1956 susan. Becky sharp natasha little is a beautiful clever and poor girl determined to earn a higher place in society at any cost the napoleonic wars provide a dramatic backdrop as becky sets out to, vanity fair was most recently made into a 2004 movie with reese witherspoon as becky sharp while the last tv version was bbc's 1998 miniseries starring natasha little as the heroine "vanity fair.
Vanity fair had been adapted from william makepeace thackeray's 1848 novel on the same name previous adaptations have included two bbc miniseries: a 1998 version with natasha little and a 1987 one, based on the 19th century novel by william makepeace thackeray vanity fair sees becky use her feminine wiles to climb the social ladder in georgian england susan hampshire eve matheson and natasha.
Like 007 and doctor who every generation has its becky sharp; there are women of all ages out there imprinted on the susan hampshire eve matheson natasha little or reese witherspoon versions of the, natasha little - reese witherspoon played her on film on 2004 but you can never have too much of a good thing and the great news is that in olivia cooke on itv viewers have found another corker