A Royal Affair

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A ROYAL AFFAIR is the true story of an ordinary man who wins the queen's heart and starts a revolution. Centering on the intriguing love triangle between the ever more insane Danish King Christian VII (Mikkel Boe Følsgaard), the royal physician who is... read more
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A ROYAL AFFAIR is the true story of an ordinary man who wins the queen's heart and starts a revolution. Centering on the intriguing love triangle between the ever more insane Danish King Christian VII (Mikkel Boe Følsgaard), the royal physician who is a man of enlightenment and idealism Struensee (Mads Mikkelsen) and the young but strong Queen Caroline Mathilda (Alicia Vikander), A ROYAL AFFAIR is the gripping tale of brave idealists who risk everything in their pursuit of freedom for their people - Above all it is the story of a passionate and forbidden romance that changed an entire nation.

Original Release

03/29/2012

US Release

11/09/2012

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Cast

Mads Mikkelsen Johann Friedrich Struensee
Alicia Vikander Caroline Mathilde
David Dencik Ove Høegh-Guldberg
Trine Dyrholm Juliane Marie
Søren Malling Hartmann
Cyron Melville Enevold Brandt
Mikkel Boe Folsgaard Christian VII
Thomas W. Gabrielsson Schack Carl Rantzau
William Jøhnk Nielsen Frederik VI (15 yrs) / Frederik VI
Laura Bro Louise von Plessen
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Nikolaj Arcel

Writers

Bodil Steensen-Leth, Rasmus Heisterberg, Nikolaj Arcel

Cast

Mads Mikkelsen Johann Friedrich Struensee
Alicia Vikander Caroline Mathilde
David Dencik Ove Høegh-Guldberg
Trine Dyrholm Juliane Marie
Søren Malling Hartmann
Cyron Melville Enevold Brandt
Mikkel Boe Folsgaard Christian VII
Thomas W. Gabrielsson Schack Carl Rantzau
William Jøhnk Nielsen Frederik VI (15 yrs) / Frederik VI
Laura Bro Louise von Plessen
Bent Mejding J. H. E. Bernstoff
John Martinus Reventlow
Rosalinde Mynster Marie
Harriet Walter Augusta - Princess of Wales
Frederik Christian Johansen Arveprinsen
Søren Spanning Munter
Julia Wentzel Olsen Louise Augusta - 12 yrs
Nikol Kouklová Stovlet-Catherine
Eyob Nielsen Mounti
Michaela Horká Bordelmutter

Producers

Editors

Kasper Leick, Mikkel E.G. Nielsen

2013 Golden Globe Best Foreign Language Film Nominated
2013 Oscar Best Foreign Language Film of the Year Nominated
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