Are you Team Albert or Team Melbourne in the battle for Victoria’s heart?

We know who won the historical battle, but who wins the fan war?

History may dictate that Queen Victoria finds her happily ever after with Prince Albert but fans of the ITV drama are having absolutely none of it, having fallen head over heels for the fictional romance between the young ruler and her PM.


Rufus Sewell’s Lord Melbourne has cast quite the spell on Sunday night viewers, leaving many lamenting the fact that he can’t become the queen’s life partner.

Did his rejection of her advances break your Team Melbourne heart? Or are you totally shipping Team Albert?


Only one man can win.