The ambitious eight-part drama follows the early life of Queen Victoria, from her accesion to the throne at the tender age of 18 through to her courtship and marriage to Prince Albert. Victoria went on to rule for 63 years, and was our longest-serving monarch until she was overtaken by Elizabeth II on 9th September this year. Rufus Sewell stars as Lord Melbourne, Victoria’s first prime minister. The two immediately connected and their intimate friendship became a popular source of gossip that threatened to destabilise the Government – angering both Tory and Whigs alike.
It`s about life of Queen Victoria, from her the enthronement when she was eighteen only. Prince Albert had courted and marriage with young Victoria. The episode about "drunken” on the Coronation Ball is a so imposing, too. Her acquaint the man of future life, also is equally important episode. The episode “Midnight Monarch”, is begun from the bad news from Windsor about the death of King. Victoria’s mother, less emotional Duchess and her insidious advisor, Lord Conroy, try to manipulate by Victoria, how young Queen should behave herself. To their total dissatisfaction, unexperienced Monarch already has so clear sight about how Victoria ought to manage…Read more »