I was attacked by figgy pudding, whilst having spontaneous sexual intercourse
— Merry Christmas children
More Than Kin, And Less Than Kind is the 6th episode of Season 3 on E! series The Royals.

Synopsis Edit

Christmas comes to the palace; Liam impulsively releases the staff, forcing the family to fend for themselves; a sexual dalliance for Helena has unexpected consequences.

Starring Edit

William Moseley as Prince Liam
Alexandra Park as Princess Eleanor
Jake Maskall as Cyrus Henstridge
Tom Austen as Jasper Frost
Max Brown as Crown Prince Robert
and Elizabeth Hurley as Queen Helena

Recurring cast

Rocky Marshall as James Hill
Jules Knight as Spencer Hoenigsberg
Christina Wolfe as Kathryn Davis

Guest starring

Miley Locke as Sara Alice Hill
Margo Stilley as Harper Dey

Quotes Edit

Liam – He'd have wanted you to have these. You and Dad were the fighters
Robbie – He gave them to you

Trivia Edit

  • Genevieve Gaunt does not appear in this episode
  • King Simon gave the staff Christmas off, and Liam does as well
  • Sara Alice helps Jasper with his present for Eleanor by making him a fairy tale: The Princess and the Caterpillar
  • Helena used to spend Christmas with Alistair
  • Jasper breaks up with Eleanor, after being blackmailed by an American tabloid, which he assumes was tipped off by his parents
  • Simon bought everyone Christmas presents early and left each family member a card:
    • Helena's present is a perfume she wore when she met Simon, which he was allergic to: You've given up so much. All I ever wanted was for you to be happy
    • Cyrus gets a serpent-headed cane, which doubles as a hidden sword: You're not the untold story – you're the secret weapon
    • Robert has Lucius' present, as he was already missing
    • Liam gets his Dad's old boxing gloves: Son. You're stronger than you know. Keep going. The world can't beat you
    • Len, his watch, which she loves: The time has come for you to be great. Because you are. I'm so proud of you
  • Len gives the holiday address, incorporating her father's words to her, to the nation

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