In the Season 3 premiere, the royal family gain a fresh perspective in the wake of King Simon's murderer's death. And as Liam seeks solace in disreputable places, Prince Robert is revealed to be alive, but whether he is well is still to be determined.
Helena plans to secure proof; Liam begins a new but complicated relationship; Jasper and Eleanor look to the past to inspire their future.
While under the weather, Helena gets hooked on a reality television program. The true paternity of Liam and Eleanor is revealed at a time when the prince and princess are each focusing on passionate relationships.
Jasper and Eleanor immerse themselves in their relationship while Liam is forced to reappraise his latest tryst. Enduring his cancer, King Cyrus is visited by his past, while the palace arranges a press conference to announce earth shattering news.
On the eve of a very public appearance, the family's private turmoil threatens to go public; Beck returns to the palace with his sights set on Eleanor, and a confrontation with Jasper ensues.
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.
The royals prepare for the People's Gala; each member of the family is auctioned off for charity; Cyrus initiates a plan to retain his crown; Liam and Robert square off in a charity boxing match.
Jasper tries to strike a bargain to protect his past and secure his future; Helena slips away for a romantic trip to Paris; Eleanor participates in a nearly naked tiger run; Liam and Willow try to navigate emotional waters.
Eleanor and Queen Helena consider romantic invitations; a Privy Council meets to determine who will reign as the one true King of England; Jasper reveals to Liam information that presents a new mystery for the monarchy.
Liam finds himself in unexpected places; Helena's heart breaks over a recent loss; Jasper makes a final play for Eleanor's heart; historic changes assure that nothing will ever be the same.