The ups and downs of three generations in an acting family.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Edvin Adolphson ...
Stefan Anker
Ester Roeck Hansen ...
Betty Anker
Hasse Ekman ...
Tommy Anker
Eva Henning ...
Monica Anker
Olof Winnerstrand ...
Karl-Hugo Anker
Hilda Borgström ...
Charlotta Anker
Gudrun Brost ...
Sonja Svedje
Erik Strandmark ...
Monica's Husband
Stig Järrel ...
Stridström, Author
Hugo Tranberg ...
Ernst
Wiktor Andersson ...
Mille
Börje Mellvig ...
Anker's Secretary (as Börje Mellwig)
Julia Cæsar ...
Hulda, House-maid
Carl Deurell ...
Brofeldt
Erik A. Petschler ...
Johnny Nilsson
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The Ankers is a well-established acting family in the theater world of Stockholm, three generations working together at Kungsteatern theater under management by Stefan Anker. His latest whim is to stage Jacques Offenbach's opera Helen of Troy. But his infatuation with the leading lady Sonja Svedje leads to the breakup of the family. Also Monica Anker wants to get married and Tommy Anker leave the theater to work as a journalist. Will the famous Ankers ever reunite? Written by Mattias Thuresson

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19 January 1945 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Kuninkaallinen roskaväki  »

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Edited into Dårskapens hus (1951) See more »

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AU MONT IDA / I EN SKOG PÅ BERGET IDA
Music by Jacques Offenbach
Swedish Lyrics by Palle Block
Performed by Edvin Adolphson
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