The Young Victoria
Period drama starring Emily Blunt. After a confined childhood, Princess Victoria faces a fight to become queen, then is caught between the schemes of men out to steer her rule.
Period drama from Downton Abbey writer Julian Fellowes. After a confined and controlled childhood, Princess Victoria faces a fight just to become queen, then is caught between the schemes of more men out to steer her rule - the Belgian king has primed Prince Albert to woo her, while politician Lord Melbourne seeks to charm her.
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|Queen Victoria||Emily Blunt|
|Prince Albert||Rupert Friend|
|Lord Melbourne||Paul Bettany|
|Duchess of Kent||Miranda Richardson|
|King William||Jim Broadbent|
|King Leopold||Thomas Kretschmann|
|Sir John Conroy||Mark Strong|
|Baron Stockmar||Jesper Christensen|
|Queen Adelaide||Harriet Walter|
|Baroness Lehzen||Jeanette Hain|
|Duke of Wellington||Julian Glover|
|Sir Robert Peel||Michael Maloney|
|Duchess of Sutherland||Rachael Stirling|
|Man on Soap Box||Tom Brooke|
|Whig Member||David Robb|
|Charles Kemble||Malcolm Sinclair|
|Marchioness of Hastings||Julia St John|