Royal Pains: Season 1, Episode 1

Pilot (4 Jun. 2009)

TV Episode  -   -  Comedy | Drama
7.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.7/10 from 154 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 1 critic

When he is blamed for the death of a hospital trustee, Dr. Hank Lawson is blacklisted by the medical community and dumped by his fiancée. His brother, Evan, convinces Hank to come with him ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(teleplay), (story), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - Guardians of the Galaxy

In the latest episode of IMDb: What to Watch, Keith Simanton talks with director James Gunn and actors Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Vin Diesel about their movie Guardians of the Galaxy.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 213 titles
created 05 Jan 2012
 
a list of 3174 titles
created 18 Jun 2013
 
a list of 219 titles
created 6 months ago
 
list image
a list of 548 titles
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 149 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Pilot" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Pilot (04 Jun 2009)

Pilot (04 Jun 2009) on IMDb 7.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Royal Pains.
1 of 83 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
Nikki
...
Hospital Administrator
Robert LuPone ...
...
...
...
Male Fashionista
Athena Currey ...
Model #1
Angela Highsmith ...
Model #2
...
Model #3
Kim Matulova ...
Model #4
...
Edit

Storyline

When he is blamed for the death of a hospital trustee, Dr. Hank Lawson is blacklisted by the medical community and dumped by his fiancée. His brother, Evan, convinces Hank to come with him to a party in the Hamptons, where Hank discovers a new career opportunity. Written by walrus_8463

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

4 June 2009 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

|

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Pascale Hutton was the original consideree for the role of Jill. See more »

Goofs

During Tucker's collapse, his left pant leg gets rolled up to his knee without anyone touching it (possibly due to an action removed in editing). See more »

Quotes

[a couple of pretty girls pass by]
Evan Lawson: How are ya?
Dr. Hank Lawson: [semi-appalled] Dude, they can't even vote.
Evan Lawson: What?... What?
Dr. Hank Lawson: It's just wrong.
See more »

Connections

References Baywatch (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

Papillon
(uncredited)
by The Airborne Toxic Event
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Interesting...
21 June 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Kind of like House meets ER meets Nip Tuck.

I like it. I'll keep on watching. Hank is interesting and Divya is a welcome change to the bleach- blonde "accoutrement".

The medicine is sound "so far" and I love the "guy that got dumped getting a better deal" premise.

Most people would like to live in the Hamptons. Imagine having all of the wealthiest people on speed dial, in the Hamptons, paying you in GOLD BARS? Yeah...gotta twist my arm to get me there too.

His brother is annoying and the "falling for a fellow physician" is a little far-fetched but it still works. All of the eye-candy doesn't hurt either.

I hope it gets picked up.


4 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Getting ridIculous tflynn-7
Last season????? jtptw22
She is only 17 Jillpn-41-653094
Is Evan still a councilman? hotbreaf504
Revolting sakutf
Please refresh my memory... Imeowtoo
Discuss Pilot (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?