Billions Season 5 will be filled with the same excitement of feuds and fights between the hedge fund kingpin Bobby Axe and man of rules Chuck Rhoades. It features brand new characters which will elevate the plot presence even more and make the drama hell lot interesting. (check: The Flash Season 6 Episode 17.)
The crime-drama series Billions is known worldwide for its unique plot twists and needless to say that it is somewhat inspired from doings of Preet Bharara, former US Attorney for southern district of New York and his legal fights with the hedge fund manager of SAC Capital Advisors – Steve Cohen.
The last season ended on note of truce between Axe and Chuck. They made amends to not cross each other paths and cause problems to anyone respective of their business. However with the introduction of Mike in Billions fifth season, they are challenged to do business. Thus their fight starts. And the last one standing owns the financial market.
New faces added to the Billions Season 5 are as follows:-
Julianna Margulies plays Catherine Brant, a best selling author and sociology professor at an elite university. It will be fun to watch the tall and sexy 53 year old actress to woo everyone by her performance just the way she did in ‘The Good Wife‘.
Another renowned actor joining the cast is none other than Corey Stoll, from ‘House of Cards‘. Everybody awaits to see him as Mike Prince, rival of Axe, playing the role of a business tycoon from Indiana.
Billions Season 5 Episode 1 Release Date
The showtime has released the trailer for the Billions S5 Episode 1, it is titled as ‘The New Decas’. It appears that Axelrod hits new heights in the market while Chuck struggles to manage himself. Chuck and his wife Wendy Rhoades establish themselves in a new marketplace.
With the arrival of Taylor Mason back into the business, Bobby Axe’s company ‘Axe Cap’ faces heat and instability as she has to maintain the Capital’s employees and funds.
Axe Cap possesses a threat from the social pioneer Mike Prince who is ready to take over the Bobby’s dominance.
The date is officially out on the Showtime website. The Billions season 5 episode 1 will air on May 3rd 2020 at Sunday, May 3 at 9 PM ET/PT Standard Time. The runtime will be as usual, around 60 minutes for an episode.
Billions TV series has proven to be the most successful production of Showtime. People around the globe appreciated the crime-drama as it shows exclusive cunning reality of the top tier attorneys and business owners.
The 1st episode of Billions S5 can be watched online too over the streaming app of Showtime and its official partners like Hulu, Roku, Sling etc.
Billions Season 5 Episode 1 – The New Decas is said to leave everyone wooed by its twist in the plot. It diminishes the ideology that the two protagonist agreed to in the prequel.