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Victoria

Series 2

Show Synopsis

Victoria draws on real-life events and the Queen’s own exhaustive diaries to paint a vivid portrait of her transformation from an impulsive eighteen-year- old to her early years as wife, mother and head of a global empire.

Picking up six weeks after the first series ended, the new season establishes Victoria as a working mother, learning to balance her responsibilities as both parent and Queen. However, with Prince Albert still struggling to find a role for himself there is an inevitable power struggle between husband and wife.

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About The Show

Created and written by acclaimed novelist Daisy Goodwin, this lavish costume drama is the start of a landmark account of the life of one of history’s greatest monarchs.

With cinematic production values and an ensemble cast of award-winning talent, envisaged as a multi-series Victoria draws on real-life events and the Queen’s own exhaustive diaries to paint a vivid portrait of her transformation from an impulsive eighteen-year-old to her early years as wife, mother and head of a global empire.

A saga of interlocking circles, stretching from the upper echelons of the royal court to the below-stairs staff, this is a story of passionate affairs, power struggles and unrequited love, at the centre of which stands the new Queen - a strong, complex and wilful woman who must, somehow, become an enduring icon.

Next On

Episode 5, Series 1

Tuesday February 20 at 9:35pm

Episode 5 | Series 1

Victoria and Prince Albert begin to worry about their future together, when Victoria's efforts to secure Albert a settlement are rejected by parliament.

Episode 6, Series 1

Tuesday February 27 at 10:05pm

Episode 6 | Series 1

Albert is publicly humiliated by the Duke of Sussex threatening the royal couple's happiness.

Episode 7, Series 1

Tuesday March 6 at 9:35pm

Episode 7 | Series 1

Victoria is forced to consider who will be regent, further compounding the shock of her pregnancy.

Episode 8, Series 1

Tuesday March 13 at 9:35pm

Episode 8 | Series 1

A threat to Victoria's life leaves her in fear and she clashes with Albert as she attempts to preserve her independence.

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