Mads Mikkelsen Mikkel Boe Følsgaard Alicia Vikander David Dencik Trine Dyrholm Thomas W. Gabrielsson William Jøhnk Nielsen Cyron Bjørn Melville Laura Bro Kenneth M. Christensen Søren Malling John Martinus Bent Mejding Rosalinde Mynster Karin Rørbeck Klaus Tange
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 Christian VII (Mikkel Boe Folsgaard), the man of enlightenment and idealism Struensee (Mads Mikkelsen), and the young but strong queen Caroline Mathilda (Alicia Vikander). The drama is the gripping tale of brave idealists who risk everything in their pursuit of freedom for the people. Above all it is the story of a pas- sionate and forbidden romance that changed an entire nation.