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The Glittering Prizes is a British television drama about the changing lives of a group of Cambridge students, starting in 1952 and following them through to middle age in the 1970s. It was first broadcast on BBC2 in 1976.

Series Cast

  1. Tom Conti

    Tom Conti

    6 Episodes

  2. Barbara Kellerman

    Barbara Kellerman

    6 Episodes

  3. Nigel Havers

    Nigel Havers

    6 Episodes

  4. Roger Hammond

    Roger Hammond

    Ronald Brathwaite,

    6 Episodes

  5. Tim Pigott-Smith

    Tim Dent

    6 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1976 | 6 Episodes

Season 1 of The Glittering Prizes premiered on January 20, 1976.

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The Glittering Prizes


Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Miniseries

Original Language English

Runtime 80m, 75m



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