- Summary: After Dr. Hank Lawson loses his job at a New York City hospital, his brother helps him find a job as a on-call doctor in the Hamptons.
- Genre(s): Comedy, Drama
- Show Type: Between Seasons
- Season 1 premiere date: Jun 4, 2009
- Episode Length: 60
- Air Time: 09:00 PM
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cherryb.Aug 21, 2009Its not a house wanna its nothin like it house is based in a hospitable and pretty much no where else and all house does is treat patients with a small back story to every episode royal pains is a good show compared to the crap they show these days it focuses on hank himself not only the patients its interesting,humorous, and enjoyable.… Expand
soniabJun 6, 2009Love this show! The writing is fresh and funny and has the dramatic element as well.
BJS.Aug 21, 2009Only thing worth watching on cable.
TylerWJun 5, 2009Royal Pains has a lot of potential, but may not get the justice is deserves. While there are some rough edges to carve out, namely the pace, (it felt very squeezed, but that isn't uncommon for pilots) the story is easy to follow, but not at all boring. The writing could use a little work here and there, but ultimately is passable. What really sets Royal Pains apart from most other series on television is the acting. Mike Feuerstein gives a great depiction of an unfortunate but proud and intelligent doctor, while Paulo Costanzo easily fills the shoes of witty relief with such finesse, he turns the most simple of scenes into sublime ones. Hopefully, this could finally showcase his indivual talent... if the writing can keep pace with such a skillful duo.… Expand
SethK.Jul 20, 2009Not that great of acting but a good story line. They need to keep Tucker Bryant in the show because he adds interest and kept the show rolling in his episodes. It is a House wanna be but with worse actors. Still interesting and a good show.… Expand
BongerJun 15, 2009This show is aptly named as it is a royal pain and will not be watched in this household.