Victoria comes to the throne at a time of great economic turbulence and resurgent republicanism – and died 64 years later the head of the largest empire the world had ever seen, having revitalised the throne's public image and become ‘grandmother of Europe'. The first series of Victoria, will tell the story of the first years of the reign, beginning with the moment of the Queen's accession in 1837, following her first faltering steps from capricious, hormonal teenager with a weak grasp on her duties and responsibilities to her marriage to Albert. The show is a saga of interlocking circles – the circuits of power in Buckingham Palace and Westminster, the intermarrying royal houses of Europe and the scandals of the below-stairs palace staff. At the centre stands the new Queen – a spirited, passionate woman who must, somehow, become an enduring icon of stability and strength.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom ITV (2016 - now)
Schedule: Sundays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Running; returning 2018
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama History
Episodes ordered: 8 episodes

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The Luxury of Conscience

Episode 2x08; Oct 15, 2017

As Peel fights the battle of his career in Parliament, facing the consequences of taking a stand against the Corn Laws, Albert inadvertently plays into the hands of Peel's critics, and jeopardises the progress that they have fought for. Meanwhile, at

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Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x08: The Luxury of ConscienceOct 15, 2017
2x07: The King Over the WaterOct 8, 2017
2x06: Faith, Hope & CharityOct 1, 2017
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Also known as:
  • Viktória (Hungary Hungary)
  • Виктория (Russian Federation Russian Federation)
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