Queen Elizabeth, 1998. *This looks like those parent sport days which schools often have, but in 1998 she wouldn't have had any children in school. So I don't know what's going on here. If anyone knows, please comment!
Frock Flicks: Shekar Kapur's "Elizabeth"(1998) - Podcast in which Frock Flick's examines the costumes in Kapur's Elizabeth, starring Cate Blanchett, costumes by Alexandra Byrne. The theme appears to be “Bollywood does Elizabethan with as little research as possible.” Podcast: http://www.frockflicks.com/elizabeth-1998/
Tudor Make-up & Cosmetics - The Elizabethan era Queen Elizabeth I set the fashions and as she grew older she more wore elaborate make-up which was useful for hiding wrinkles and other signs of ageing. Queen Elizabeth had contracted small pox which had left some slight scarring on her face. As she grew older the heavy white make-up which she favored helped to hide this and maintain her illusion of beauty and image as the 'Virgin Queen'.
Edward Hardwicke, Actor: Elizabeth. Edward Hardwicke was born on August 7, 1932 in London, England as Edward Cedric Hardwicke. He was an actor, known for Elizabeth (1998), Love Actually (2003) and The Scarlet Letter (1995). He was married to Prim Cotton and Anne Iddon. He died on May 16, 2011 in Chichester, England.