Kingdom is a raw family drama set against the world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) in Venice, California. Alvey Kulina (Frank Grillo) owns Navy St. MMA with the help of his girlfriend Lisa Prince (Kiele Sanchez). He is willing to go through extraordinary means to make sure his fighters are taken care of, but all of this responsibility comes at a steep price. He has complicated relationships with both of his sons, Jay (Jonathan Tucker) and Nate (Nick Jonas), who are both struggling with their own identities and places within Alvey’s life and gym.
Season 1, Episode 1 – “Set Yourself on Fire”
Alvey and Lisa are struggling to keep the Navy Street aflot. Elsewhere when Lisa’s ex and former MMA cahnp, Ryan, shows up, complications arise.
Season 1, Episode 2 – “Glass Eye”
Alvey and Lisa are struggling to keep their gym, Navy Street, afloat. Their best hope is Alvey’s son Nate, an up and coming fighter. Jay, Alvey’s other son, is on the outs with his father. When Lisa’s ex and former MMA champ, Ryan, shows up, complications arise.
Season 1, Episode 3 – “Piece of Plastic”
Ryan settles into his new job alongside ex-cons. Alvey meets with his parole officer. Nate starts physical therapy.
Season 1, Episode 4 – “Flower”
Christina wants to try again, but Jay has other ideas. Alvey is on the edge with potential investors and unwelcome gifts arriving at the gym. Lisa wants to help Jay out. Nate speaks to the Detective.
Season 1, Episode 5 – “Eat Your Own Cooking”
Alvey leads himself to question his self-control after fantasising about revenge. Elsewhere, Lisa’s father has arrived in town. Nate’s love life is getting better. Keith and Ryan struggle with loneliness during Family Day.
Season 1, Episode 6 – “Please Refrain from Crying”
Ryan attempts to get his father to forgive him. Keith is bullied by Michael. Christina spends time with Nate.
Season 1, Episode 7 -“Animator/Annihilator”
Tensions mount between Lisa and Alvey. Meanwhile, Garo scrutinizes the status of Ryan’s training; Jay reaches out to Garo; and Christina grapples with her emotions.
Season 1, Episode 8 – “The Gentle Slope”
Ryan and Alvey head to the King Beast promotional event, Alvey encourages Christina to get professional help, Lisa gets legal advice and Jay looks for Hector and Carlos.