The Royals will be back for a third season. E! has ordered 10 one-hour episodes of the drama that centers around a fictional modern-day royal family.
Co-produced by Lionsgate and Universal Cable Prods. and written, directed and executive produced by Mark Schwahn, the series stars Elizabeth Hurley as calculating Queen Helena. She’s joined by William Mosely, Alexandra Park, Tom Austen, Oliver Milburn and Jake Maskall. Lydia Rose Bewley, Andrew Bicknell, Victoria Ekanoye, Poppy Corby-Tuech, Simon Thomas, and Scott Maslen co-star along with Joan Collins as the Grand Duchess of Oxford.
In its second season, The Royals is averaging 1.3M Total Viewers and 754K A18-49. It is one of the top 3 new original scripted series of 2015 among P18-49 across ad-supported cable, excluding spinoffs, according to E. The series ranks as the No. 2 new original scripted series of 2015 among P/W 18-34 and W18-49 across ad-supported cable, excluding spinoffs.
Brian Robbins, Joe Davola and Shauna Phelan executive produce with Schwahn.
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