updated: 15/11/2010

look-alike makeups: Dutch royalty

Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard (born 1938) is the queen of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. She is the daughter of queen Juliana of the Netherlands and prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld. After studying law she married Claus von Amsberg in 1966. When queen Juliana abdicated in 1980 Beatrix became queen of the Netherlands. She was widowed in 2002.

Majesty / Majesteit (2010): In 2003 as the recently widowed queen Beatrix (Carine Crutzen) prepares for the State Opening of Parliament the Prime Minister appears and demands an amendment to the Queen’s speech. Shocked, she looks back over her life.