"Kings" is an exploration of the David vs. Goliath struggle, set in a modern metropolis under siege where the fighting has gone on for too long and cost far too many lives. When David Shepherd (Christopher Egan), a brave young soldier, rescues the king's (Ian McShane) son from enemy territory, he sets events in motion that will finally bring peace.
Last Episode01x13 The New King Part 2 Aired: Jul. 25, 2009
The season 1 finale finds Jack preparing to take over the throne. However, when Silas shows up alive, David rushes to warn him about the plot …
Kings: Season 1, Episode #1 - Goliath, Parts 1 and 2
When an unknown soldier saves the life of the King's son in battle, he's thrust into the limelight and politics…
Series Fun Facts
- The DVDs of the complete series were released in the USA on September 29th, 2009, Ian McShane's 67th birthday.
- The Latin inscription "Ab uno disce omnes" on the back wall of King Silas' Board Room translates as "From one learn all".
- The character Jonathan is portrayed as being gay. Many scholars have in fact theorized that the Biblical Jonathan may have been homosexual, given the intimacy of his relationship with David.