Trivia / Royal Pains

  • Actor Allusion: Ed Asner's character is almost always seen in a bowtie
    • Also in the episode "Me First", Madeline Zima plays a nanny. One of Zima's well know roles was of Grace Sheffield on "The Nanny."
    • In "Pregnant Paws", Claire Coffee plays an animal boarder who contracts a serious infection from a cat scratch. On Grimm, she plays Adalind Schade, a witch who places a curse on Juliette via a cat scratch.
  • The Cast Showoff:
    • A small one, but the season 3 premiere has Hank juggling oranges for a bit.
    • Reshma Shetty sings Ave Maria in an operatic Soprano in episode 313.
  • The Danza: Jill Casey, who is played by Jill Flint and Dieter, who is played by Dieter Riesle.
  • Fake American: The all-American Dr. Emily Peck is played by British Anastasia Griffith
    • Canadian Paolo Costanzo as New Yorker Evan R. Lawson.
  • One of Us: Evidently, someone who works on the show lurks TV Tropes: in the fourth season episode "Dawn of the Med," Hank uses the term "Ninja Pirate Zombie Robot" to describe one of Evan's old Halloween costumes.
    • Evan is a Trekkie. When he finds out that Paige's ex-boyfriend is one, too—and has a private space company scheduled to launch next year—he has a nerdgasm.
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