Billions: Season 5

Billions: Season 5

Billions: Season 5

Golden Globe winner Damien Lewis (Homeland) and Oscar nominee Paul Giamatti (Sideways) return to the Showtime power-hungry drama as bitter rivals Alexrod and Rhoades alongside new threats—a social impact pioneer (Corey Stoll, House of Cards) and a district attorney (Roma Maffia, Pretty Little Liars).

2020USA
Drama

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 5.1

The New Decas

Bobby Axelrod reaches a major milestone; Chuck struggles to get his bearings, and he and Wendy navigate a new normal; tensions are high at Axe Cap now that Taylor Mason is back; Axe faces off... MORE against new rival Mike Prince.

EPISODE 5.2

The Chris Rock Test

Axe chases a play at Mike Prince's conference; Chuck wrestles with his demons and chooses a new path; Wendy takes the lead as Axe Cap faces a threat.
EPISODE 5.3

Beg, Bribe, Bully

Chuck returns to his alma mater to pursue an opportunity. Axe's big venture is sidelined by a family crisis.

EPISODE 5.4

Opportunity Zone

Axe's latest move takes him back to his roots but puts him in Mike Prince's line of fire. Chuck steps into a new role and meets an intriguing colleague.

EPISODE 5.5

Contract

Axe must reckon with his past to secure his future. Chuck plots against Axe with the help of some old associates. Chuck and Wendy both try to move on, but get forced together by an... MORE emergency.

EPISODE 5.6

The Nordic Model

Axe's plans are threatened when an old scheme resurfaces. Chuck wages war on a new front, but a dangerous gambit tests his budding relationship. Taylor looks to make an impact in an emerging field.

EPISODE 5.7

The Limitless Sh*t

Axe makes big plays with an unconventional source of inspiration. Chuck goes to desperate lengths for family. Tensions rise in Wendy's relationships. Chuck and Sacker manipulate a past collaborator.

EPISODE 5.8
6 September 2021

Copenhagen

Axe dispatches Wags to dig up dirt on Prince, discovering a weakness that could wreck Prince’s ambitions. A visit to Axe Cap puts Wendy and Tanner at odds. Chuck looks for alternative methods... MORE to save his father, but a college-aged mistake threatens to sidetrack him.

EPISODE 5.9
13 September 2021

Implosion

As Prince spirals in the wake of a scandal, Axe looks to take his attack to the next level, putting Taylor’s business in the crossfire. Chuck reckons with his failures and his father’s... MORE mortality. Tanner struggles to finish his paintings, while Wendy worries the money may be getting to him.

EPISODE 5.10
20 September 2021

Liberty

As Axe Cap returns to the office, Axe makes a surprise announcement, leaving the team’s futures in flux. Wendy’s divorce becomes complicated when Chuck sticks his nose in the Mase Carb financials. Meanwhile,... MORE Axe rings an unexpected ally to get intel on Chuck.

EPISODE 5.11
27 September 2021

Victory Smoke

With victory in sight for his bank, Axe plots to secure his deposits by poaching from Prince, a move that proves more complicated than it seems. Chuck, Prince and Sacker wrestle with the... MORE personal cost of their plan. Taylor looks to enlist an old foe. Wags prepares for a big day.

EPISODE 5.12
4 October 2021

No Direction Home

Chuck, Axe and Prince maneuver to outsmart and outpower each other. Taylor finds themself at a crossroads regarding their role as a leader, while Wendy struggles to sort out her personal life. Alliances... MORE shift in an all-out brawl that leads the future of Axe Capital down an unexpected path.

Billions: Season 5 / Reviews

CNN

CNN

The bottom line is that Showtime's high-stakes drama remains enormously entertaining, making its return more than welcome, even if the show's latest creative bets feel somewhat hedged.

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Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times

“Billions” remains one of the most stylish series on television, filled with first-class production values. ... One can get dizzy keeping up with all the back- and front-stabbing, but it’s entertaining as hell because they all deserve what’s coming to them.

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Salon

Salon

It's still a wild ride through high society spheres and exclusive nooks, fetchingly sold by Lewis' and Giamatti's performative swagger. "Billions" also is the rare premium cable series that mixes prestige production slickness with broad cultural appeal. ... Only this time around, each man's ennui feels a little hollower.

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