Victoria Harper (formerly Victoria Grayson) is the main antagonist of ABC series Revenge. She is the powerful matriarch of the Grayson family who will stop at nothing to protect her social status and ensure that her children live up to their fullest potential. She is also the ex-wife of Conrad Grayson and had an affair with David Clarke before she framed him for a terrorist attack while pregnant with their daughter.


Victoria is the second wife of Conrad Grayson and the mother of Daniel, Charlotte and Patrick. Victoria will stop at nothing to protect her social status and ensure that her children live up to their fullest potential. Her net worth is $16.8 billion dollars. As of 1998, the reigning Queen of the Hamptons social scene has been married to Conrad for twenty-five years. They married in 1986. Although she seems to love her children very much, Victoria clearly favors Daniel while always finding a reason to chastise her daughter, Charlotte, as seen in the pilot. So far she dislikes Emily dating Daniel.

Early life

Victoria Harper is the daughter of socialite wannabe Marion Harper and an unidentified man. Victoria's father  wasn't looking forward to fatherhood as he wanted to have his child aborted. Marion refused and raised Victoria alone. Marion desperately wanted to be rich and went to any lengths to achieve this goal. It is from her mother that Victoria learned the art of manipulation and how to destroy others. When Victoria was 15, her mother was seeing a wealthy man named Tom whom she hoped to marry. Unfortunately Tom had no intention to wed Marion and be stuck with some other man's child. In response, Marion shot Tom in cold blood and manipulated Victoria into taking the blame and claiming self-defense. Marion gambled that the courts would be far more lenient towards a minor. This was the case, but Victoria still had to undergo a 6 month psychiatric review. During these months Marion ensnared another rich man, Maxwell. After Victoria returned home it became evident that Maxwell was a pedophile. Marion caught her fiance in Victoria's bedroom and blamed the poor child for the whole ordeal. The next morning Marion kicked her own daughter to the curb without so much as a penny. Some time later she married Maxwell. It was further revealed in Victory that Victoria had a son around this time, suggesting that Maxwell was the biological father. She took care of the child, whom she named Patrick, for a while when he was an infant, until she got a scholarship to L'École des Beaux-Arts in Paris (the Dean of admissions who handled the scholarship was led to believe she was just Patrick's au pair). The child was left at a church and the nun who handled him vowed not to tell Patrick who his mother was and never to tell Victoria where he went.Victoria Harper is the daughter of socialite wannabe Marion Harper and an unidentified man. Victoria's father  wasn't looking forward to fatherhood as he wanted to have his child aborted. Marion refused and raised Victoria alone. Marion desperately wanted to be rich and went to any lengths to achieve this goal. It is from her mother that Victoria learned the art of manipulation and how to destroy others. When Victoria was 15, her mother was seeing a wealthy man named Tom whom she hoped to marry. Unfortunately Tom had no intention to wed Marion and be stuck with some other man's child. In response Marion shot Tom in cold blood and manipulated Victoria into taking the blame and claiming self-defense. Marion gambled that the courts would be far more lenient towards a minor. This was the case, but Victoria still had to undergo a 6 month psychiatric review. During these months Marion ensnared another rich man, Maxwell. After Victoria returned home it became evident that Maxwell was a pedophile. Marion caught her fiance in Victoria's bedroom and blamed the poor child for the whole ordeal. The next morning Marion kicked her own daughter to the curb without so much as a penny. Some time later she married Maxwell.

Season 1

In "Pilot" Victoria was hosting a party and at a planning meeting, Victoria and Lydia talked about the Van Gogh painting that was given to her and her husband Conrad. Victoria learned that her husband was going to be okay after his recent health scare and she also suspected that Conrad was having an affair. Later, at the big fundraiser, she met Emily who mentioned that she saw Lydia at the South Fork Inn. Victoria announced before the fundraising patrons that her dear friend Lydia was the winner of the auction of her treasured Van Gogh and mentioned that Lydia's beach house was going on the market. She later noticed Emily and Daniel talking which she did not like and called Frank to investigate her.

Victoria learns that Emily is the new owner of the beach house. In "Trust", she had her head of security, Frank, investigate Emily, but he proposed her to ask Emily directly, and she did, but Frank discovered that she was in the same organization that Michael Davis and she suspected that she was Michael's lover . When she invited Emily to tea she learned that Emily bought Lydia's house which she had been trying to buy. Finally Frank told her that her history between her 16's and 18's was nonexistent and she asked Frank to follow her.

Victoria discovers the real loverLater Victoria was planning for an upscale barbecue honoring Senator Tom Kingsley, but when Conrad asked him to stay at the manor Victoria didn't like it. Thinking that Emily was Michael's lover she made sure Emily was seated next to him to discover them but the real lover appeared. Conrad surprised his wife with a beautiful new necklace trying to get her forgiveness for sleeping with her best friend.

Victoria threatens Michelle In "Duplicity" Victoria went to the Mothers and Daughters charity tea for mental health. But a tape from Michelle's patients in therapy appeared onscreen including her's where she said that she would prefer to have just one child, while Charlotte was next to her. So she threatened Michelle Banks for recording her sessions. She was scared that Michelle could tell everything about the conspiracy but hours later police came to the manor and Victoria was interrogated about Dr. Banks as she was missing.

Victoria hopes Lydia won't tell the truth. In "Guilt" Victoria was planning the Open Arms Charity Gala, when Lydia appeared asking for her friendship, obviously she kicked her out. Emily told her that Lydia was seeing Dr. Banks and that her tape didn't appeared, so she send Frank to her apartment to investigate. During the gala, Frank told her that Lydia was about to discover them so she told her that they were friends again. After the party Victoria told her that she hate her, and they would never be friends again. At night, Frank told her that Lydia had jump from her apartment.

Victoria discovers the truth about FrankAfter that Victoria discovered that Frank threw Lydia after Conrad showed her a video from her house. Frank tried to tell her that somebody had frame him but Conrad fired him. Victoria hosted her 4 July party and learned that Daniel wouldn't attendt because of his new job. Later before the party ended, she believed Tyler when he said that Daniel hurt him.

Charade, the Grayson's celebrate their wedding anniversary which ends in shambles because she kicked out Conrad. Hours later Frank called her when he was killed.

Victoria brought Lydia to her house when Lydia came out of her coma with her memories missing. Victoria shows Lydia a copy of the scathing and acrimonious speech that she intended to make the night she fell over her balcony. Victoria and Conrad get into a heated discussion about the investigation involving Frank. Victoria suspects that Lydia may have heard them.

Victoria was alone in her home, having driven Daniel to move in with Emily and Charlotte was already mad at her. After finding out about Declan and Charlotte, Victoria confiscateds Charlotte’s and car keys before she headed to the Stowaway. She tried to pay off Declan, which she thought worked and then found out that Conrad took Lydia away.

Victoria still believed Tyler so she wouldn't kick him out. The Graysons are going to divorce so Victoria was approached by Ryan Huntley.The top attorney turned down Conrad's offer. Victoria learned that he would much rather represent her instead. Huntley had some conditions for his new client such as financial transparency as well as Victoria’s full support to do whatever was necessary to take Conrad down.

In, Victoria is upset that Daniel just wanted something small for his birthday. During the divorice settlement meeting, Victoria's lawyer pointed out that because she was pregnant when she signed the pre-nup, Victoria had the right to take 50 percent of Conrad's earnings. She later revealed to the lawyer that she lied at the time and then had to say that she miscarried after 10 weeks. Hours before Tyler points a gun at Emily, Victoria and Conrad Amanda for the supposed first time in years at Daniel's party. In the end, Ryan was able to find a doctor who would back her story.

Victoria GraysonIn the season finale Victoria is set on delivering the evidence to the SEC about Conrad, after she finds out he is also going to get prosecuted (for the murder for hire that killed David Clarke). Shortly before leaving to go to Washington DC to testify against Grayson Conrad (relating to the murder of David Clarke and domestic terrorism) she finds out that Lydia Davis is no longer willing to help her testify in the case (she later convinces Lydia that this is her last chance for immunity in the trial) Victoria tries to console Daniel Grayson after finding out that Emily broke up the engagement between the two. This causes a heated argument about the evils of both her and her soon to be ex-husband Grayson (making the two more distant) In a last ditch effort by Conrad to convince her not to go to Washington DC and not to testify he tells her that this may be the last chance she has to save her family. Conrad also said if she steps on the plane everything is over for their children. Victoria goes against Conrad's wish, and leaves for the airport from Grayson Manor. You see Victoria Harper Grayson and Lydia Davis stepping onto the private jet to head to Washington. Then you see Charlotte Grayson in her bedroom at Grayson Manor watching the news, where she learns the plane Victoria was in had an engine failure and that may have killed Victoria and Lydia Davis (caused by the "white-haired-man", who killed David Clarke).

Season 2

Her fate is revealed in Destiny. After Charlotte tells Emily something it's revealed that Victoria is alive. She claims to be under protection by the government until they can rebuild the case against Conrad. She has been secretly been in contact with Charlotte as well as the white-haired-man, who is hiding her and getting her and Charlotte fake identities so they can leave the country. She and Conrad later frame him for kidnapping her by having Conrad beat her and chain her to a wall.

In Intuition, Amanda has her baby shower at Grayson Manor. Amanda sneaks away and, while getting communication from Emily through an earpiece, confronts Victoria about her handwriting on a sign-in sheet from the hospital where her mother was institutionalized. During the argument, Victoria reveals to Amanda that her mother faked her death because she tried to kill Amanda. They get into a scuffle about the sign-in sheet which ends with Victoria accidentally pushing Amanda over the railing. She is taken to a hospital, where she eventually recovers and gives birth, while Victoria burns the sheet.

Late in the season it turns out that Victoria has another child, a boy named Patrick. Forty years ago, 16-year-old Victoria Grayson got pregnant from Maxwell, her mother’s perverted boyfriend whom she later married.  Victoria tells Conrad that she had an abortion and ended the pregnancy early. But later we learn that Victoria found refuge at a Catholic school where a nun, Sister Rebecca Gallagher agreed to take in the child and keep his mother’s identity a secret. Sister Rebecca Gallagher also vowed to never tell Victoria what became of her first born son.

After telling the truth about her first child on Nightline, Victoria approaches Nolan and offers to give back his ownership of Nolcorp in exchange for him tracking down her first-born son. Nolan later learns from the Falcon that Victoria is playing him and actually paid off her son to disappear when he came looking for her in the 1990s.

In her last scene of the second season, Victoria is surprised to find Patrick (who is unseen by the viewers) on her doorstep. The season ends before her full reaction can be seen.

Season 3

In "Fear" we discover that Victoria has spent six months with her son Paul. But after Charlotte threatened him, Patrick decided to leave. Then he saw a men in her balcony, she thought that it was Patrick but she discoverd that it was Aiden who had come to help her destroy Emily.

Victoria allies with AidenIn "Sin" Victoria begins to investigate Nolan's deed after Aiden told her that it was paid with her fortune. She discovered that Nolan had the painting that she had auctioned. Aiden revealed that Emily was the one who had bought it. She introduced Patrick to her family but anybody seem to liked.

Victoria goes after EmilyIn "Confession" Victoria begin to create fights between Emily and Daniel when she told him that Emily had seen Aiden while she was engaged. Then she appeared inNolan's party with Aiden which angered Emily and Daniel, and Emily revealed that the Grayons were infact bankrupt. Then Conrad told her that she wanted to confess everything and she became mad about the consequences, but Conrad had take the decision.

Victoria getting a new jobIn "Mercy" Victoria planned with Patrick her first takedown to get a job. She went to see her old friend Sheilaasking her for a job, who not before taking pleasure in Victoria sinking a few levels, gladly offered her one, but Sheila organized a Welcome Reception to humiliate her. Meanwhile Patrick sold one of Victoria's art piece to Sheila without the right paperwork. When Victoria received a call from a friend saying that she had her painting Victoria decided to act. She blackmailed Sheila to get her job and kick her out of the Hamptons.

Victoria uses Charlotte to cover Patrick In "conrtol" Victoria decided to strike the final blow to Emily and Daniel's relationship. She told Emily that Conrad was after Jack, knowing that Emily would left all behind to help him, and she did, because she miss the Voulez Launching Party. But Victoria was there to support his son. When Aiden told her that her son Patrick had tried to kill Conrad she asked her daughter to take blame to protect him.

Victoria with her fortuneAfter that she planed tol eave "Conrad as he was about to sale the Manor. She put everything in Patrick's name so Conrad could not take her money. But everything changed when Aiden showed her the Graysons fortune. She told Conrad that she was staying and he told her that he was after Patrick as he discovered that Patrick tried to kill him. Victoria met with Patrick to tell him to leave the Hamptons and disappear. Victoria lost her son again.

Victoria kicks Aiden outVictoria continued with her plan. She made Aiden to get close to Emily to put Daniel jealous but it didn't worked because Daniel was feeling something for Sara. This was a plan of Charlotte and her's worked so Victoria kicked out Aiden from the manor.

Victoria talking with RohanIn "serecy" Victoria continued with her plan to stop the wedding, today she planned to invite Rohan to the bridal shower to humiliate Emily. But it exploited in her face as Emily married him to help him to avoid his deportation.Sara Munello saw how obsessed Victoria was and decided to leave Daniel. Finally Victoria revealed to Emily the liar of the Graysons where Daniel was with Sara.

Victoria surrenders Victoria discovered that Emily was pregnant but she thought that Emily was faking it to tie up Daniel. When she told him that he became mad and told her that she was going to marry her whether if she wants or not. Then Charlotte told her that she had give up on tying together Daniel and Sara. So with her children against her she could do just one thing, surrender. So she told Emily that she wouldn't attend to the wedding.

Victoria discovers that Emily is against her family Victoria receives the visit of Patrick and convinces her to attend to the wedding. Then at the yacht Emily drops her glass to her and she leaves to clean. But in the bathroom Lydia appears and shows her the photo from the 2002 Graysons party where Emily appears. She met with Emily in the deck of the yacht and she revealed to her that she was not pregnant. Then Aiden took her off.

Victoria knowing about the box Victoria was the first suspect for Emily's disappearance as she hadn't was in the deck of the yacht when she was shot. But Margaux gave her an idea as Lydia wasn't on the photos that were took at the moment of the shooting. So he forced Conrad to do the same that she did with David Clarke but now with Lydia Davis in order to protect Daniel. She discovered that Patrick lied to her and went to see Nolan in the middle of the Wedding but he fix it when he told her that Nolan was keeping a box with the sing that Emily has tattooed in her wrist.

Victoria reading the fake Infinity Box Victoria took Emily to the Grayson Manor. Meanwhile she and her son Patrick were planing to get the box that Nolan was hiding in his house. She told to Emily that to save Emily's life the doctors had to make the sacrifice and she wouldn't be able to conceive. Then Patrick gave her the box, and when she opened she discovered that Emily had been after her family all along, but the box was fake and she didn't discovered the truth about Emily.

Victoria finds Jimmy In "Hatred" Victoria told Patrick who is his father, and took him to see him. Then she followed him into a bar where Jimmy usually goes. Then her bag fell and Jimmy helped her, and when she saw him she scared. Then at Grayson Manor she told the truth to Patrick, that when she was 15 Jimmy forced her.

Victoria fulfilling her revenge In "Payback" Victoria discovered that a fire had burned the Gallery and when she arrived there, she saw Jimmy as Patrick had hired him to repair it. When she was shopping she found Stevie who had returned to the Hamptons. During Charlotte's birthday Jimmy appeared. Victoria angry went to see Patrick to know why he hadn't fired him. But Jimmy appeared and finally recognized her. When he caught her Patrick killed him accidentally. Then at morning Stevie came stating that the manor was her's and kicked her out.

Victoria lets go her son In "Struggle" Victoria discovered that Patrick had been in a fight in Jimmy's wake. So she talked with Nolan to create a plan to help Patrick. She planned to make Stefano Leone to hire him so he could leave the Hamptons. And he did leaving her a message in her phone saying goodbye. Her fight with Stevie continued as she hired a judge to declare Grayson Manor a landmark so Stevie couldn't turn it into a halfway house.

Victoria kicks Emily out In "Disgace" Victoria discovered that Emily kissed Aiden as Daniel showed her the photo. She asked him to let her be in when Daniel would tell Emily that they were getting in divorce. She and Daniel told it to Emily but she told them that she would take them down. Pascal tried to invite Victoria to a date but she refused. In the opening night Charlotte showed her that Emily's diagnosis, showing that she faked her pregnancy was online. So she acted like she knew nothing to kick her out. The next morning she kicked her out of the manor.

Victoria lets Emily win. In "Addiction", Victoria discovered that Emily was organizing a benefit casino party for a charity. She knew that Pascal was on that charity so she thought that she was doing it to talk with Pascal. She and her family decided to go to know which were her plans. Pascal proposed her to play poker against Emily and she let her win to know what was she up to. Then she talked with Pascal to know what did Emily told him. Pascal told her that he was her ally and they kissed.

Victoria visits Mason In "Blood" Victoria visited Mason to discover the truth about Emily, but he would only say something if she took him out of jail. So she asked Conrad for help but he refused. She visited Stevie as she learned that she visited Mason too. When she arrived, she told her that Mason was found dead and left a bottle of Gin in her room knowing that she would drink again.

Victoria discovers Emily'splan I Victoria prepared a trap for Emily, she asked Luke to return to the Hamptons and they faked a fight that Emily listened. After Emily took him down she realized that Emily was avenging David Clarke.

In "Revolution", Victoria is anticipating Emily's next move now that she knows what she's up to, however she is also excited as Pascal proposes to her. After Pascal is interrogated by Emily, he suggests him and Victoria leave the country. Victoria finds the card of "Agent stone" and confides in Daniel, who betrays her trust which ultimately leads to the murder of Pascal at the hands of Conrad. Victoria rushes to the scene and discovers her Fiancee's brutalized dead body. After the accident she tries to ring "Agent Stone" only to discover a deleted number, leading her to conclude it was a setup by Emily. Victoria finally knows Emily's true identity. <p class="caption">After that Victoria is bent on revenge against both Conrad and Emily. She obtains baby Carl's DNA through his blood and walks away with a motive. She returns home briefly to mourn for Pascal, only to find Conrad in the house who tells her of Charlotte's kidnapping, the two have a fight but then come to a brief agreement that Charlotte needs to be protected and they would both confess their crimes. Shortly after, Victoria tests Carl's DNA with Charlottes to see if "Amanda" was really who she claimed to be, once she got the results back, she pulled out of the conference that was planned with Conrad. After Conrad's arrest and takedown, she spoke with Daniel briefly and told him that she acquired information that made her certain that Charlotte would never be harmed, and that she is in her right mind about many things, including Emily Thorne, suggesting that she finally knows her real identity. <p class="caption">Victoria in the psychiatric hospital In "Execution" Victoria escorts Pascal's body off to a Jet so that it can be buried back in France, she then plans to take out Emily once and for all and put the flight 197 chapter behind her for good. She orders the guy in the cabins to get a piece of Emily's DNA to finally confirm that Emily is Amanda Clarke. Victoria later shows up at the practice of Michelle Banks already waiting for Emily to send Aiden. She had Aiden's tea poisoned with a toxin which leads to paralysis, she then smothered him to death as a way to get 'even' with Emily for taking away her chance at true love, she then leaves his body inside Emily's house and listens on as Emily cries after discovering his body. Victoria confronts Charlotte and asks her where she is going, only to be told that Emily is moving David's body at the graveyard. Victoria finds Emily digging up what presumes to be her father's grave and the two begin to scuffle, Victoria tells Emily that the David she knew and her father were 'very different', she then asks why Emily is digging up his grave, to which Emily shows her that she is actually digging up Amanda's grave, after this Emily knocks Victoria out with her shovel. Hours later Victoria wakes up in a psychiatric hospital strapped down. Emily had convinced the hospital that Victoria was unstable and was obsessing over her being "Amanda Clarke" which was followed by a false accusation of Victoria digging up Amanda's grave and then attacking Emily when she discovered her. Victoria tells the doctor that Emily is lying and then says that she cannot be held in the hospital without another doctor's authority. Michelle banks then walks in with fake sessions detailing Victoria's 'obsession' with Emily spiraling into acute psychosis. Emily leaves the room while Victoria starts shouting repeatedly that Emily is Amanda Clarke.

Season 4

In "Renaissance", Victoria has been committed to the psychiatric hospital for 6 months. She was able to obtain a phone from her friend Phyllis to which she rang Grayson manor to try and call for aid, only to have Emily pick up to which she found out surprisingly it was her that was living in her old house. Victoria then orchestrates a plan among her hospital mates to finally escape from the hospital. Later Victoria shows up at the manor and confronts Emily, declaring war, to which Emily accepts. After getting the door slammed in her face, Victoria walks off only to get smothered by David Clarke.

In "Disclosure", Victoria dreams about meeting David again in the beach house, about to be strangled to death. She wakes up realizing it was a dream and notices she is in his van in the back while he is driving to an unknown destination. She continues to fake her unconsciousness until he opens the van door which gave her an opportunity to kick him in the face and run. Victoria calls for help on the road but David catches up to her. Victoria is then escorted by David to his hideout for over 10 years. David confronts Victoria and asks for the truth, Victoria replied with sympathy.

Thetic story without explaining the whole picture and also made up lies about Conrad threatening her children to keep her in silence for years. David believed her and tells her he wants to start over with her and Charlotte, as he wanted to give Charlotte what he was unable to give Amanda (suggesting he believes she died). Victoria answers with sympathy and doesn't tell David that Amanda is indeed still alive. After suggestion David takes Victoria to a cafe to have something to eat, where David confessed to killing Conrad. David claimed he did it for Victoria as he didn't want her to be a victim anymore. Victoria put her hands on David's and thanked him. Later on the two were driving and Victoria told David she had been locked up for 6 months. David asked who did it and Victoria told him it was Emily Thorne.

In "Ashes", Victoria and David find a Cabin to stay in temporarily. Victoria wants David to lay low until she can see her banker about getting some funds together. She doesn’t want to share him until he has to. Victoria learns that all her assets are either frozen or gone. Daniel clues her in on Charlotte’s latest escapades. Neither of them notices Louise, Victoria’s roommate in the mental institution, watching them from afar. Louise tracks down Victoria on the street. She offers to help with her situation. Victoria politely dismisses her vowing that she’ll be in touch when things change. Elsewhere, Charlotte’s pill-popping gets put on hold when her mom shows up. She confirms that Emily Thorne is Amanda Clark, e. She admits that she tried to kill her. Victoria promises Charlotte that she’ll protect her. She lets her know that her real father is alive. They can’t tell him that his other daughter is also amongst the living. Moments later, David meets Charlotte for the first time. Emily shows up at the cabin while David is away. Victoria pulls a shotgun on her. Emily apologizes to Charlotte and taunts her archenemy to fire away. Victoria refuses to do so. That would be too easy. She owes her much more than a quick death. Victoria fills in David on how Emily is now after Charlotte. She wants him to stay put to protect her. David has other ideas in mind as he heads out into the world with a knife hidden on his person. As for Victoria, she needs money. So she heads of to attempt to tap one more source. That would be Margaux, who offers to give her a loan.

In "Meteor", Victoria knows that David needs an explanation for where he’s been before he reemerges. He also needs an alibi for the night Conrad was killed. Victoria says she will handle all this. Charlotte is going down the pill-popping road again until Victoria tells her that if she truly wants a relationship with her father then she needs to fight for it. Later, Victoria gives Daniel an envelope full of money without revealing that she got it from Margaux. Her son already knows this. Victoria storms off refusing a drink that was anonymously sent her way by Louise Ellis, who then meets 

with Daniel. While in New York, a police friend lets Victoria know that David Clarke has been arrested back in the Hamptons. David tells the feds that Conrad Grayson had him locked away. He tortured him. David claims that he fears Conrad will find him. He already knows that can’t happen, as he’s the one who killed him. David’s story that he was beaten and tortured for 10 years hits the news. Victoria is impressed at how he just cleared himself of any wrongdoing whatsoever. She pledges her allegiance to him. Both Victoria and Charlotte join David for a press conference and she notices Emily in the crowd as she is saying she is happy that she, David and Charlotte can now be family.

In "Repercussions", Victoria visits what is believed to be Amanda's grave alongside David. She still hasn't told him that she is alive. Later on she and David arrive at their motel, Victoria watches as an unknown driver tries to run David over. She is later confronted by Charlotte, who accuse her of setting up the entire scene, to which she swiftly denies, and claims that Charlotte is being manipulated by Emily. Later Victoria and Charlotte stage a scene where Charlotte takes David to meet Jack while Victoria is met by Emily in the motel Room. The two exchange a venomous verbal exchange about David. Victoria tells Emily to tell him, and that she believes he will be ashamed of her after all she has done. Victoria and David are met by Daniel, who apologizes to David for his fathers wrongdoings and gives him the deed for his old house. Victoria doesn't like this and tells Daniel she doesn't want David being used. She later confronts Margaux and threatens to expose Pascal if Margaux doesn't give her the final say on the interview.

Later, Victoria visits David to see how his first night at the beach night went. She reveals that after his arrest she used to cherish the house as a reminder of David. Victoria visits Daniel and notices the newspaper article. Page 6 does a story on how Louise Ellis has hired Daniel to manage her millions.

Victoria says the girl is mentally unbalanced. She fesses up about being in the psych ward with her. She meets with Louise briefly and threatens her over Daniel and says it's best if they cease contact. Victoria leaves Louise twisting as she meets with Margaux, who lets her know that she can’t interfere with her interview with David, who has asked Nolan to join him on TV. That night Victoria has a heated verbal exchange with Nolan, before watching him humiliated on live TV by David. After the interview she walks in on Charlotte packing her bags. Charlotte tells Victoria that she’s checking herself into rehab. A large part of why she’s doing this is to get away from her. She knows what she did to Aiden. She blames Victoria for tearing their family apart. Victoria visits David again that night and agrees to stay with him at the beach house indefinitely.

In "Ambush", Victoria is in bed with David in the middle of the night. She hears something downstairs, it's Emily. Victoria goes to investigate but Emily is gone. The next day Daniel shows up in the morning and tells Victoria her plans won't end well for her and that he won't be caught in the crossfire. David confronts Victoria after having a discussion with Emily. David asks why Victoria didn't try to help Amanda after his framing.

Victoria continued to lie and say Conrad would have hurt Amanda if she had helped her. David seeks to get more answers from Amanda's stripper friend, so Victoria retrieved a necklace she had hidden away. A short time later, David talks to one of Amanda’s friends at the strip club. This woman makes it seem as though Victoria was the only person who ever looked out for his daughter. Her words were part of a rehearsed scene orchestrated by Victoria, who pays off the stripper with the necklace she retrieved earlier. David apologizes to Victoria for doubting her loyalties. The two of them are getting very close on the sofa when Emily storms in. She orders Victoria out, as Victoria goes to get in her car she is struck by lightning and left unconscious in the middle of the road.

In Contact Victoria is rushed to hospital by David after the accident. She briefly wakes up and notices Emily and David arguing about her and in response codes herself to set a distraction. When David walks in Victoria learns that he saved her life, she is surprised to hear this news, the doctors then take her for an MRI. Later on Victoria is questioned by David as to why she painted Emily as an enemy. She tells David that Emily is her enemy and that she was scared if she told David Emily would have locked her up again. That night two men infiltrate Victoria’s hospital room. They threaten to kill her unless David comes with them. A mighty fight ensues with an additional party jumping into the mix. It’s Emily. She helps battle the two men until David sounds an alarm, Emily escaped leaving both behind. When Victoria is alone again she is confronted about Daniel regarding his inability to love and how he blames her. Victoria claims she sacrificed David over Daniel because she would always choose him over anyone. Daniel doesn't believe it and leaves her abandoned in her hospital room.

In "Intel" Victoria’s near-death experience has her wanting a normal family life. Daniel says that Emily will eventually destroy her before letting her be a true part of her father’s life. Victoria still believes she can be with David. She asks him about Emily/Amanda and if 

she was there during the attack. David lies saying she wasn’t. Victoria learns that Conrad’s "killer" Vince Walsh was caught, she's advised by Police Chief Alvarez to stay away from David for a while. That’s not going to happen. Victoria phones Kurt Renner to dig up information on Vince Walsh. Victoria confronts David back at the beach house about keeping secrets, the two get into a heated argument. Kurt arrived that night when Victoria was alone, he was able to find out that Walsh was working for Malcolm Black. She finds out that David was working for him a couple of years ago. In response, Victoria reveals that Emily is the "answer" on a photograph and sends it off to Malcolm. Later, Victoria and David reconcile and he tells her more about Malcolm.

Later on in the season Victoria loses both her son and her unborn grandchild, she manages to manipulate Margaux and Louise and she uses them as her weapons in her war with Emily. When Emily reveals to the world all the crimes that Victoria had committed, the latest reaches her breaking point. She uses Margaux, Louise and an old associate of hers, Mason, to frame Emily for a crime she did not commit. She faked her death by setting her former house ablaze and uses her mothers corpse in for the DNA evidence. Emily realizes that and with the help of her friends escapes prison and searches for Victoria. Victoria was about to leave for Europe and live there as a millionaire. However when she realizes that her 2 children want nothing to do with her she uses Louise to feel some kind of love. Louise and Margaux realized that Victoria was a monster and she only uses them to take what she wanted all along. That lead them to betray her and assist team Emily to end her reign of terror and bloodshell. Emily finds Victoria's lair and when she was about to kill her (and cross the line) her father interrupts an kills Victoria in order to save his daughter. Victoria collapses but before she meet her fate she shoots Emily on her back. Eventually she died alone and betrayed by everyone around her. In the end of the episode there is a scene that suggests that her heart was the one that saved Emily. This was a choice taken by her daughter Charlotte in order to save her half-sister. However it wasn't explained if that did happened or if it was just one of Emily's nightmares.


Victoria was manipulative, cold and rarely displays her true feelings. Ironically she was more like Amanda Clarke than either of them has ever realized. The only big difference in their personalities is that Victoria was not loyal to her loved ones and Victoria has no remorse and only thinks about herself. Although Victoria rarely shows her true feelings, she has a more vulnerable side as made evident by her request that Frank Stevens to stay with her when she was alone in her house. She also seemed genuinely devastated when Frank was killed and it has been implied that she might have had feelings for him, although it was possible that she was simply manipulating him to get him to do what she wanted.

Victoria did genuinely love David Clarke, but it had been implied that she used to have a rather weak willed nature, since she helped Conrad and Frank frame him, despite her feelings for her lover. However, after David's arrest, Victoria appeared to become a stronger person, doing her best to get David out of prison despite the disapproval of her husband. She later stated that David was the only man she had ever truly loved and never forgave herself for betraying him.

The Hampton Queen was also fiercely competitive and suffers no rivals. Victoria seemingly wants to own the people she claims to love and desires to be the only person in their lives who matters. This might explain why she never got along with young Amanda Clarke and why she never truly apologized for all the harm she did her.

Victoria was a hypocrite, she claims that what the conspirators did to David was horrible, when she was the one who betrayed him in the first place. She's also livid that Conrad and Lydia had an affair, though Victoria cheated on Conrad too and never loved him to begin with.

Victoria loves her children very much, although she had a better relationship with Daniel than she does with Charlotte. It was later revealed that Charlotte was actually David Clarke's daughter, and the reason Victoria was so cold towards Charlotte was, because she reminded her of the fact that she had betrayed David. As time went on Victoria's whole family turned against her, but after surviving the White haired man's attempt to assassinate her, she became closer to Charlotte. She loves her eldest son Patrick the most. When he returns, she spends the entire summer bonding with him and they develop an intense mother-son relationship.

In Season 4, all of Victoria's children turned their backs on her, this time for good. Charlotte checked herself into rehab tired of being a pawn in her mother's war with Emily. Daniel sees his mother as cautionary tale; Victoria's twisted kind of "love" only ensures a life of solitude. Wanting to be better than his parents Daniel leaves Victoria to self-destruct. Even Patrick whom Victoria connected with the most left in the end, hating the violent duplicitous man he was becoming under Victoria's influence. In a rare show of altruism Victoria allowed her favorite son to depart.


  • Despite the fact that both she and her ex-husband (and her number one co-conspirator) Conrad were killed by the same person (David Clarke) her death has some differences with that of Conrad's. When Conrad realized he was gonna die he accepted his fate and did nothing to stop it and as a result he died in an honorable way. Victoria on the other hand, used her last breath to shoot her nemesis and David's daughter Amanda aka Emily in the back and that resulted in her dying in disgrace.
  • At the end she suffers the same fate that she and Conrad planned for David she was betrayed by everyone which lead to her demise.
  • It was revealed that her father raped her when she didn't know who he was.