Kingdom (UK)

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  • TV-14
  • 2007
  • 4 Seasons
  • 7.9  (2,910)

Kingdom is a British television drama series that aired from 2007 to 2009, starring Stephen Fry as Peter Kingdom, a solicitor practicing in the small town of Market Shipborough in Norfolk, England. The series follows Peter as he navigates both his personal and professional life, dealing with the various eccentric characters within the town.

Hermione Norris plays Peter's sister Beatrice, who helps run their family law firm. The dynamic between Peter and Beatrice is a key aspect of the show, as they have a close but often complicated relationship. Celia Imrie plays Gloria Millington, Peter's secretary who provides much of the show's comic relief with her quirky behavior.

Karl Davies is introduced in the second season as Lyle Anderson, a young and inexperienced solicitor who becomes Kingdom and Kingdom's new trainee. Lyle is a major source of conflict for Peter, as he struggles to balance teaching Lyle with maintaining his reputation as a successful lawyer.

Other notable cast members include Tony Slattery as the town's reclusive artist, Phyllida Law as Peter and Beatrice's mother, John Thomson as a farmer who hires the firm to help him start a community garden, and Dominic Mafham as a local developer who clashes with Peter over a controversial land development.

The show's setting is an important part of its appeal, as the town of Market Shipborough is a character in its own right. The sleepy, picturesque village is contrasted with the quirky and often dysfunctional characters that populate it. The show explores the idiosyncrasies of small town life in a way that is both charming and funny.

One of the show's strengths is its blend of humor and drama. While there are certainly serious moments throughout the series, the show is also full of laughs. Stephen Fry's dry wit and impeccable timing are on full display, and the show makes excellent use of the comedic talents of its supporting cast.

Overall, Kingdom is a charming and engaging series that is well worth checking out. Its mix of drama, humor, and small town charm make it a standout in a crowded television landscape. With memorable characters and a fantastic cast, Kingdom is a show that will leave you wanting more.

Kingdom (UK) is a series that is currently running and has 4 seasons (103 episodes). The series first aired on April 22, 2007.

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Another Path
13. Another Path
September 26, 2021
Qiang Lei must dance more intently than ever before, putting her life on the line for a chance at besting the Chi You and avenging Xiang's death.
The Difference Between Dances
12. The Difference Between Dances
September 19, 2021
Summary is not available.
Deepest Gratitude
11. Deepest Gratitude
September 12, 2021
An exhausted Xin draws on what remains of his strength to face Pang Nuan. The end of the war with the coalition army is in sight, but at what cost?
Unprecedented Aid
10. Unprecedented Aid
September 5, 2021
Reinforcements arrive for Qin, and not a moment too soon. But even the most ferocious mountain warriors are no match for one of Zhao's Three Greats.
With All We Have
9. With All We Have
August 29, 2021
The castle town of Zui is struggling to stand strong in their drawn-out battle, suffering serious setbacks that put Li Mu on the path to victory.
A Secret Revealed
8. A Secret Revealed
August 22, 2021
Xin's training with Qiang Lei comes in handy at Zui. Zheng continues to rally the civilian and veteran troops--until something goes terribly wrong.
The First Night
7. The First Night
August 15, 2021
The first day of any battle is a high hurdle to clear, even without civilian troops. Li Mu employs unique tactics overnight to gain the upper hand.
Zheng Speaks
6. Zheng Speaks
August 8, 2021
It's up to King Zheng to convince the people of Zui to fight, defending Xianyang and Qin itself. Li Mu's arrival makes them second-guess themselves.
Zheng's Decision
5. Zheng's Decision
August 1, 2021
Xianyang is in disarray as Li Mu's army approaches and King Zheng goes missing. Qin formulates a strategy around a southern outpost--its last hope.
The Ultimate Instinctive Type
4. The Ultimate Instinctive Type
July 25, 2021
Qin's Lord Biao confronts Li Mu at the center of his clever whirlpool trap, where he meets a savage warrior with a history of battling great generals.
Li Mu's Whereabouts
3. Li Mu's Whereabouts
July 18, 2021
The royal capital of Xianyang is feeling the heat as outpost after outpost falls in the south of Qin. The most ominous question: Where has Li Mu gone?
Beyond Hangu Pass
2. Beyond Hangu Pass
July 11, 2021
The Qin army is riding high when Wa Lin's elites arrive at Hangu Pass. An unpredictable Qin general steps in to assist. Diao is cautiously optimistic.
The Mightiest Man
1. The Mightiest Man
July 4, 2021
Wa Lin devises a way to hurry along the generals' duel. Li Mu and Lord Chunshen discuss a new strategy, while Wa Lin shows her hand at long last.
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Where to Watch Kingdom (UK)
Kingdom (UK) is available for streaming on the Digital Rights Group website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Kingdom (UK) on demand at Apple TV Channels, Amazon, Microsoft Movies & TV, Crunchyroll and Pluto TV.
  • Premiere Date
    April 22, 2007
  • IMDB Rating
    7.9  (2,910)