"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 Latin inscription "Ab uno disce omnes" on the back wall of King Silas' Board Room translates as "From one learn all".
- Dylan Baker, who played William Cross, and Becky Ann Baker, who played David's mother Jessie Shepherd, have been married since 1990.
- The monarch butterfly symbol seen in the series is stylistically similar to the modern peacock symbol of the NBC TV network (the network that originally aired the series).