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A Royal Scandal (1997)

Drama about the matrimonial disaster that took place 200 years ago between George, Prince of Wales and his wife Caroline of Brunswick.

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Sheree Folkson

Writer:

Stanley Price
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Cast

Credited cast:
Richard E. Grant ... George, prince of Wales
Susan Lynch ... Caroline of Brunswick
Michael Kitchen ... Lord Malmesbury
Denis Lawson ... Henry Brougham
Frances Barber ... Lady Jersey
Oliver Ford Davies ... Lord Liverpool
Ian Richardson ... Narrator
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Timothy Ackroyd Timothy Ackroyd ... Gentleman
George Antoni George Antoni ... Teodoro Majocchi (as George Yiasoumi)
John Arnatt ... Archbishop
John Bardon ... William Cole
Stephen Boxer ... Lord Hood
Alec Bregonzi Alec Bregonzi ... Rastelli
Richard Dixon ... Gentleman
Amanda Elwes ... Lady Charlotte Douglas
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Drama about the matrimonial disaster that took place 200 years ago between George, Prince of Wales and his wife Caroline of Brunswick.

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TV-14
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Official Sites:

PBS [United States]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 October 1997 (Portugal) See more »

Also Known As:

Escândalo Real See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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15 March 2000 | by Cara-8See all my reviews

As a devoted reader of Regency romances, I was delighted to see a movie about the scandalous Regent himself and his much-lamented marriage to Caroline. And I'm pleased to say this movie lives up to my expectations. Sure, Richard E Grant will never look like the extra-large Prince Regent, but who cares? Here we get gorgeous costumes, wigs, palaces and mistresses, and a fun soap opera which we can pretend is a good-for-you historical snob-picture. Now back to my Regencies!


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