Victoria Season 3: Release Date, Cast, Trailer, Spoilers & News

This amazing TV drama series is created and written by Daisy Goodwin. Victoria was announced in September 2015 to release on PBS. The series garnered many appreciations around the world. The head of drama at ITV, Polly Hill, said: “We’re delighted that the nation has taken Victoria to its hearts.

“Filled with romance, political crises and family drama, Daisy Goodwin’s scripts bring this fascinating part of history to life so vividly and we look forward to regaling audiences with the next part of the illustrious Queen’s reign.”

Victoria Season 3 Release Date: When will it premiere?

Victoria premiered on 28 August 2016 on ITV. The first series had total of eight episodes.  On September 2016, ITV renewed Victoria for an eight-episode second series, which later got premiered on 27 August 2017 and was followed by a 2017 Christmas special. In December 2017, Victoria was renewed for a third series.

Season 3 of period drama Victoria will officially begin on Sunday, January 13. Stars Jenna Coleman and Tom Hughes will reprise their roles as Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Season 3 will begin in 1848 as the royal couple faces the challenges of their growing family and worries that the riots and revolutions breaking out across Europe will make their way to England’s shores. Season three would probably also feature eight episodes like the previous runs of the drama. Before season 3 fans will be getting a feature-length Christmas special to keep them satisfied.

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Victoria Season 3 Cast: Who’s in it?

Actress Jenna Coleman will reprise her role as the young Queen, and Tom Hughes will continue to play Prince Albert. “Jenna Coleman and Tom Hughes shine as Victoria and Albert, and it’s an honor to have them back for a third series, which covers a tumultuous period in our country’s history, filled to the brim with royal scandals, political skirmishes and constitutional crises, as new historical figures enter the saga to challenge Victoria and Albert as never before,” said Damien Timmer, managing director of the show’s production company, Mammoth Screen.

Casting hasn’t yet been announced but it’s expected series three will feature regular cast members including King Leopold (Alex Jennings), Prince Ernest (David Oakes), The Duchess of Sutherland (Margaret Clunie), Mr Francatelli (Ferdinand Kingsley) and Mrs Skerrett (Nell Hudson.)

Series two saw Dame Diana Rigg join the cast as the Duchess of Buccleuch, so we may also see the legendary actress return for the third season. One person who won’t be back is Leo Suter, whose character Edward Drummond sadly died in series two after finally embarking on a romance with Lord Alfred Paget (Jordan Waller).

Victoria Season 3 Plot: What is it about?

Series one was all about Queen Victoria (Jenna Coleman) taking the throne and her blossoming relationship with Prince Albert (Tom Hughes), whereas season two centred on tensions in their marriage as well as the Queen’s struggle with post-natal depression following the births of her children.

Speaking about series three, Victoria creator Daisy Goodwin has revealed it will start in 1848, which was “a hugely dramatic and eventful time for both the royal family and Europe, with revolutions on the continent and uncertainty around the monarchy,” according to the writer. “Viewers can expect more drama than ever before in the third series,” she promised.

Series three of Victoria is expected to explore the tensions in the bedroom between Jenna Coleman’s Queen and Tom Hughes’ Albert, with the Queen increasingly resenting the fact that he husband is constantly making her pregnant.

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Victoria Season 3 Trailer

Trailer for the third season is not out yet. We will update this section as soon it arrives. Till then, enjoy the first look of the second season.

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