Jim Broadbent, Miranda Richardson and Mark Strong have joined the cast of “The Young Victoria” reports the trades.
Broadbent will play King William, Victoria’s uncle, while Richardson has been cast as the Duchess of Kent, Victoria’s mother.
Emily Blunt has already been cast as Victoria and Rupert Friend as her husband, Prince Albert. Strong will play the devious Conroy.
Director Jean-Marc Vallee is helming, Julian Fellowes has penned and Martin Scorsese will produce.
Shooting is scheduled to begin late August in the UK.