Episodes (6)

An Early Life
S01E01 · An Early Life

Jan 21, 1976

In the mid-1950s, Adam Morris begins his career as a Cambridge undergraduate.

A Love Life
S01E02 · A Love Life

Jan 28, 1976

Adam marries Barbara, despite parental opposition, whilst Joyce finds herself pregnant by Alan but marries Dan.

A Past Life
S01E03 · A Past Life

Feb 04, 1976

Adam has a bruising encounter with a famous writer who was once a Fascist sympathizer, but goes on to write an Oscar-winning screenplay.

A Country Life
S01E04 · A Country Life

Feb 11, 1976

Joyce must finally face up to some unpleasant truths about her seemingly-idyllic marriage to Dan.

An Academic Life
S01E05 · An Academic Life

Feb 18, 1976

Accusations of racism are made at a redbrick university.

A Double Life
S01E06 · A Double Life

Feb 25, 1976

In 1976, Adam, by now a famous writer, copes with the death of his father and tragedies in the personal lives of some old Cambridge friends.


The Glittering Prizes Season 1 (1976) is released on Jan 21, 1976. Watch The Glittering Prizes online - the English Drama TV series from United Kingdom. The Glittering Prizes is directed by Waris Hussein,Robert Knights and created by Frederic Raphael with Tom Conti and Barbara Kellerman.

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The Glittering Prizes


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British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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