A fictional account of a royal family living in England's Buckingham Palace.

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 King Richard IV (8 episodes, 2008)
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 Queen Charlotte (8 episodes, 2008)
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 Prince George (8 episodes, 2008)
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 Sir Iain Ratalick (8 episodes, 2008)
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 Abigail Thomas (8 episodes, 2008)
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 Major Simon Brooks (8 episodes, 2008)
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 Jonty Roberts (8 episodes, 2008)
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 Jeremy Robinson (8 episodes, 2008)
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 David Waverley (8 episodes, 2008)
Owain Arthur ...
 Jimmy Clacy (8 episodes, 2008)
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 Ruby Riley (8 episodes, 2008)
Russell Bright ...
 Neil Haslam (6 episodes, 2008)
Amit Shah ...
 Kulvinder 'Vinny' Ganatra (5 episodes, 2008)
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 Lucy Bedford (5 episodes, 2008)
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 Princess Isabelle (4 episodes, 2008)
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 Miranda Hill (4 episodes, 2008)
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 PM Edward Shaw (4 episodes, 2008)
Heather Tobias ...
 Anne Featherstone (4 episodes, 2008)
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Good British Drama
11 April 2012 | by (Trinidad, CA., United States) – See all my reviews

I've read all of the other seven reviews of this series. Most of the reviewers stated that they were living in Britain and the ones that didn't all seemed to know something about the channel that aired the show. There is also several comparisons to a show from here called 'The West Wing'. Also, all of the reviews were written from January through March of 2008 which is, it seems, when the series was first aired on the ITV channel.

I have never seen 'The West Wing' and I have no idea what ITV or channel 4 is all about and that's fine because none of that has any bearing on 'The Palace'.

This show stands on its own as a good, high quality series centered around a fictional royal family and the internal strive and back-biting that begins to take place after the death of the king, which starts the series and everything gets rolling from there.

This is a enjoyable little eight episode series and I wish it had gone on longer; I don't think that one can say anything better about serial entertainment; can you?


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