Fox kicked off a country music game of thrones on Sunday with a sneak peek at the premiere of Monarch
a twisted family drama where the only thing bigger than the hair… are the secrets.
Episode 1 introduces viewers to the Romans, the self-described “first family of country music,” led by egomaniac Dottie (Susan Sarandon) and her husband Albie (Trace Adkins)
Let’s talk about those kids for a second: There’s Nicky (Anna Friel), whose own solo career has been delayed, if not completely derailed, by her mother’s inability to share t
“Good people can do bad things for the right reason, and the Romans certainly do their share of bad thing
Monarch FoxAmong those “bad things” is an affair between Luke and Gigi’s wife Kayla (Meagan Holder), which Feldman says is “not a wanton sexual affair.
As you’ve probably realized, cheating is a common occurrence in the Roman family
But not all of the Romans’ secrets are open ones. For example, we don’t know whose body Albie is seen burying in the premiere’s flash-forward
But it’s the final twist of the premiere that’s sure to have people talking until Monarch returns in its regular time slot on Tuesday, Sep. 20 (9/8c).