“Knowing that Kingdom will be on the schedule for years to come is a milestone. Getting an additional twenty episodes is a great testament to Kingdom, to Byron’s talent as a writer and show runner and to our cast and crew,” said Philippe Maigret, CEO, Endemol Studios. “We are fortunate to have a show that premiered out of the gate to critical acclaim. We are grateful to DIRECTV for being a supportive partner. This speaks volumes to the DIRECTV subscribers and fans of the show who are on this journey with us.”

Series creator Balasco is executive producer and show runner. Kingdom is produced by Endemol Studios. The series is distributed internationally by Endemol Worldwide Distribution.