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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 1, Series 2

Saturday August 4 at 9:30am

A Soldier's Daughter

Episode 1 | Series 2

A month after the birth of her first child the new series sees Queen Victoria surprise the court when she insists on returning to her duties

Episode 2, Series 2

Saturday August 4 at 10:25am

Green-Eyed Monster

Episode 2 | Series 2

Realising that she is pregnant again, Victoria is thrown into further turmoil, fearing she is once again destined to be relegated to the nursery

Episode 3, Series 2

Saturday August 4 at 11:20am

Warp And Weft

Episode 3 | Series 2

Discontent is growing in the country, and upon hearing the pleas of a silk weaver of Spitalfields, Victoria decides she must help. Against Peel and Albert's advice, she hatches a plan…

Episode 4, Series 2

Saturday August 4 at 12:15pm

The Sins Of The Father

Episode 4 | Series 2

Despite giving birth to a healthy prince, Victoria finds herself paralysed by sorrow.

Episode 5, Series 2

Saturday August 4 at 1:10pm

Entente Cordiale

Episode 5 | Series 2

The Queen decides to try her hand at foreign relations, and takes the royal court on an adventure to France.

Episode 6, Series 2

Saturday August 4 at 2:05pm

Faith, Hope And Charity

Episode 6 | Series 2

News of the horrific famine in Ireland Finally reaches the Queen.

Episode 7, Series 2

Saturday August 4 at 3:00pm

The King Over The Water

Episode 7 | Series 2

Victoria escapes with her court to the Scottish Highlands.

Episode 8, Series 2

Saturday August 4 at 3:55pm

The Luxury Of Conscience

Episode 8 | Series 2

Victoria and Albert have to face their worst nightmare as parents.

Episode 9, Series 2

Saturday August 4 at 4:50pm

Episode 9 | Series 2

Its Christmas 1846 and Victoria prepares to celebrate her first Christmas without Baroness Lehzen while Albert is obsessed with staging the perfect family Christmas

Episode 1, Series 2

Sunday August 5 at 12:00am

A Soldier's Daughter

Episode 1 | Series 2

A month after the birth of her first child the new series sees Queen Victoria surprise the court when she insists on returning to her duties

Episode 2, Series 2

Sunday August 5 at 12:50am

Green-Eyed Monster

Episode 2 | Series 2

Realising that she is pregnant again, Victoria is thrown into further turmoil, fearing she is once again destined to be relegated to the nursery

Episode 3, Series 2

Sunday August 5 at 1:40am

Warp And Weft

Episode 3 | Series 2

Discontent is growing in the country, and upon hearing the pleas of a silk weaver of Spitalfields, Victoria decides she must help. Against Peel and Albert's advice, she hatches a plan…

Episode 4, Series 2

Sunday August 5 at 2:25am

The Sins Of The Father

Episode 4 | Series 2

Despite giving birth to a healthy prince, Victoria finds herself paralysed by sorrow.

Episode 5, Series 2

Sunday August 5 at 3:15am

Entente Cordiale

Episode 5 | Series 2

The Queen decides to try her hand at foreign relations, and takes the royal court on an adventure to France.

Episode 6, Series 2

Sunday August 5 at 4:05am

Faith, Hope And Charity

Episode 6 | Series 2

News of the horrific famine in Ireland Finally reaches the Queen.

Episode 7, Series 2

Sunday August 5 at 4:50am

The King Over The Water

Episode 7 | Series 2

Victoria escapes with her court to the Scottish Highlands.

Episode 8, Series 2

Sunday August 5 at 5:35am

The Luxury Of Conscience

Episode 8 | Series 2

Victoria and Albert have to face their worst nightmare as parents.

Episode 9, Series 2

Sunday August 5 at 6:30am

Episode 9 | Series 2

Its Christmas 1846 and Victoria prepares to celebrate her first Christmas without Baroness Lehzen while Albert is obsessed with staging the perfect family Christmas

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