Singapore – RTL CBS Extreme HD announced that it will air Kingdom starring Nick Jonas and Frank Grillo. Kingdom is a visceral family saga that takes place in Venice, California and is set against the backdrop of the renegade subculture of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA). Byron Balasco is creator, executive producer and showrunner. Kingdom will premiere in Asia first and exclusive on RTL CBS Extreme HD, 7 April at 10.00pm (9:00pm JKT/BKK).
Kingdom looks at the MMA world rife with complex characters and relationships that unfurl in surprising and deeply human ways. The cast stars Frank Grillo (Captain America: The Winter Soldier; Homefront; Warrior) as Alvey Kulina, a Mixed Martial Arts legend and owner of Navy St. MMA gym based in Venice, CA; Kiele Sanchez (The Glades; Lost) as Lisa Prince, Alvey’s girlfriend; Matt Lauria (Friday Night Lights) as Ryan Wheeler, the world-class athlete who had it all, including Lisa Prince, until his spiraling drug addiction landed him in prison; Jonathan Tucker (Parenthood) as Jay Kulina, Alvey’s eldest son; Nick Jonas as Nate Kulina, Alvey’s youngest son and the prized fighter at the gym, and Joanna Going (House of Cards; Mad Men) as Christina Kulina, Alvey’s estranged wife and mother of Jay and Nate.