The Glittering Prizes (2005) Audio


Benedict in a story about the transformation of British society within a quarter of a century.

The Glittering Prizes is a four part adaptation of the eponymous masterpiece by Frederic Raphael from the year 1977. The 4 episodes aired from 20 November to 11 December 2005 on BBC Radio 4.

The Glittering Prizes follows the fates of a group of young people, who once studied together at Cambridge in the early 1950s. The individual stories reflect the way how British society has changed within a quarter of a century.

The roles are spoken as followed: Dan Bradley by Benedict Cumberbatch, Joyce Hadleigh by Serena Evans, Adam Morrisby Jamie Glover, Barbara Morris by Jemma Redgrave, and others.

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