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Harry & Charles is a three part Norwegian TV-mini series produced by the state broadcaster NRK. The series was released in 2009 and focused on the dissolution of the union between Sweden and Norway and the royal election of Prince Carl of Denmark.[1][2]

Harry & Charles
GenreHistorical drama
Written byJonas Cornell
Country of originNorway
No. of episodes3
Original networkNRK
Photograph depicting the real arrival of King Haakon VII in 1905


The series follows Prince Carl of Denmark (Charles), his wife Maud (Harry), their son Alexander and their Lady-in-waiting Tulle Carstensen, during the time before and after the dissolution of the union between Sweden and Norway in 1905. Prince Carl is faced with a dramatic decision when he is asked to become the new King of Norway.

Other historic characters include Prime minister Christian Michelsen, polar explorer Fridtjof Nansen and King Oscar II.


The cast includes :-[3]


  1. ^ NRK. "Kalte seg Harry og Charles". NRK (in Norwegian BokmÄl). Retrieved 2018-02-23.
  2. ^ "Election of a king". (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2018-02-24.
  3. ^ Harry & Charles, Maria Bonnevie, Jakob Cedergren, Laura Bro, retrieved 2018-02-23CS1 maint: others (link)