BBC First Australia has confirmed that they will be premiering the lavish costume drama ‘Victoria’ on Sunday 16th October at 9:30pm.
‘Victoria’ stars Jenna Coleman in the titular role. The 8-part series also stars Rufus Sewell as Lord Melbourne and Tom Hughes as Prince Albert.
Throughout the series, viewers will be able to follow the early life of Queen Victoria, from her ascension to the throne at the tender age of 18, through to her courtship and marriage to Prince Albert.
Victoria is made by Mammoth Screen, producers of Poldark (BBC One) and Endeavour (ITV), and is created and written by acclaimed novelist Daisy Goodwin, in her screenwriting debut. Daisy serves as executive producer alongside Dan McCulloch (Endeavour, Indian Summers) and Mammoth Screen’s Managing Director Damien Timmer (Parade’s End, Poldark).
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