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Nicole • September 18, 2015

RADIO TIMES – Doctor Who companion Jenna Coleman will play Queen Victoria in a new 8-part ITV drama, the commercial broadcaster has this morning confirmed.

Jenna Coleman said: “I am delighted to be cast as Queen Victoria in this ambitious drama of her life. She is a vivid, strong, inspirational and utterly fascinating woman in British history and I can’t wait to tell her story.”

The Doctor Who star will portray the Queen at the age of 18, when she ascended the throne, through to her romance and marriage to Prince Albert.

The drama will be produced by the team behind BBC1’s Poldark and Endeavour (source)