"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 …
Series Fun Facts
- The DVDs of the complete series were released in the USA on September 29th, 2009, Ian McShane's 67th birthday.
- Dylan Baker, who played William Cross, and Becky Ann Baker, who played David's mother Jessie Shepherd, have been married since 1990.
- 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.