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A Royal Family 

En kongelig familie (original title)
A documentary series about the multi-national descendants of Denmark's King Christian IX, featuring numerous interviews with today's European royalty.

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1   Unknown  
2003  
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Amedeo Duca D'Aosta Amedeo Duca D'Aosta ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
David Bateson ...  Narrator 2 episodes, 2003
Alexander Crownprince of Yugoslavia Alexander Crownprince of Yugoslavia ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
Czarina Maria Fyodorovna Czarina Maria Fyodorovna ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Dronning Ingrid Dronning Ingrid ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Dronning Sonja Dronning Sonja ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Flemming greve af Rosenborg Flemming greve af Rosenborg ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
George Earl of Harewood George Earl of Harewood ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
Prince Heinrich of Hanover Prince Heinrich of Hanover ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
Joséphine-Charlotte Grandduchess of Luxemburg Joséphine-Charlotte Grandduchess of Luxemburg ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
King Constantine II King Constantine II ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
King Harald V King Harald V ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
King Michael ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
Kronprins Frederik Kronprins Frederik ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
Kronprins Haakon Kronprins Haakon ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
Paul Kulikovsky Paul Kulikovsky ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
Xenia Kulikovsky Xenia Kulikovsky ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Margrethe II Margrethe II ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Donata Mecklenburg-Solodkoff Donata Mecklenburg-Solodkoff ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Prince Michael of Greece Prince Michael of Greece ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
Prince Michael of Kent Prince Michael of Kent ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
Louise Princess of Prussia Louise Princess of Prussia ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Margarita Princess of Rumainia Margarita Princess of Rumainia ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Elisabeth Princess of Ysenburg and Büdingen Elisabeth Princess of Ysenburg and Büdingen ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Prins Joachim Prins Joachim ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
Prinsesse Benedikte Prinsesse Benedikte ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Queen Anne-Marie Queen Anne-Marie ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Former Queen Anne of Romania Former Queen Anne of Romania ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Princess Olga Romanoff Princess Olga Romanoff ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2003
Dimitri Romanov Dimitri Romanov ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
Nikolai Romanov Nikolai Romanov ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2003
Christian IX Christian IX ...  Himself - King of Denmark (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Hans Christian Andersen ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Archduke Franz Ferdinand Archduke Franz Ferdinand ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Arveprins Knud Arveprins Knud ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Ernst August Duke of Cumberland Ernst August Duke of Cumberland ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Czar Aleksandr III Czar Aleksandr III ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Juan Carlos de Borbón Juan Carlos de Borbón ...  Himself (archive footage) unknown episodes
Sofía de Grecia Sofía de Grecia ...  Herself (archive footage) unknown episodes
Dronning Alexandrine Dronning Alexandrine ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Dronning Louise Dronning Louise ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Dronning Maud Dronning Maud ...  Herself - Queen of Norway (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Duke of Windsor ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Elena of Greece and Denmark Elena of Greece and Denmark ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Francisco Franco ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Frederik IX Frederik IX ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Grand Duchess Anastasia ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Grand Duchess Marie Grand Duchess Marie ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Grand Duchess Olga ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Grand Duchess Tatiana ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Kaiser Wilhelm II ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
King Carol II King Carol II ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
King Christian X King Christian X ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
King Edward VII King Edward VII ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
King Frederik VIII King Frederik VIII ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
King George of Greece King George of Greece ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
King George V ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
King George VI ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
King Leopold III King Leopold III ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
King Peter II of Yugoslavia King Peter II of Yugoslavia ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Kronprinsesse Mette Marit Kronprinsesse Mette Marit ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
V.I. Lenin ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Elena Lupescu Elena Lupescu ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Princess Alexandra of Greece and Denmark Princess Alexandra of Greece and Denmark ...  Herself (archive footage) unknown episodes
Andreas Papandreou Andreas Papandreou ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Prince Andrew Prince Andrew ...  Himself (archive footage) unknown episodes
Prince Charles ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Prince Nikolaos Prince Nikolaos ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Prince Philip ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Princess Anne ...  Herself (archive footage) unknown episodes
Princess Caroline of Monaco ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Princess Diana ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Prins Aage Prins Aage ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Prins Axel Prins Axel ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Prins Erik Prins Erik ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Prins Hans Prins Hans ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Prins Valdemar Prins Valdemar ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Prins Viggo Prins Viggo ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Prinsesse Margrethe Prinsesse Margrethe ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Prinsesse Marie Prinsesse Marie ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Prinsesse Thyra Prinsesse Thyra ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Queen Alexandra Queen Alexandra ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Queen Elizabeth II ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Queen Olga Queen Olga ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Queen Victoria ...  Herself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Grigory Rasputin ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
Aleksey Nikolaeyvitch Romanov ...  Himself (archive footage) 2 episodes, 2003
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Storyline

30 kings and queens, princes and princesses tell a fantastic story about power, love, triumph, tragedy and honor. Through the frank interviews, viewers are given a unique insight into generations of family unity across country borders. And in this way, a piece of exciting European history is recounted from a time when superpowers, through marriage, controlled Europe. At the end of the 1800's the Danish King, Christian IX, managed to marry his 6 children into the dominating European royal families and Christian IX therefore, became known as "Europe's father-in-law". One of his daughters became Queen of England, another the Empress of Russia, whilst two of his sons became Kings of Denmark and Greece, respectively. Today, his lineage is found all over Europe. Research and footage for this unique series has taken place all over Europe through 4 years and the royal descendants have contributed with private photographs and film, many of which have never been publicized. All interviews have ...

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Official Sites:

DR [Denmark] (English)

Country:

Denmark

Language:

English

Release Date:

2003 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

A Royal Family See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Nordisk Film TV See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(6 episodes)

Color:

Black and White (archive footage)| Color
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