Air Date: January 17th, 2016
An aggressive New York attorney deals exclusively with obnoxious hedge fund billionaires.
Season 2 - Episode 12 : Ball in Hand May 7, 2017
Axe learns that he is in the crosshairs of law enforcement, and moves to safeguard his livelihood; Chuck makes arrangements to secure victory; Lara sets out to protect what is hers; Wendy and Chuck make a decision about their marriage.
Season 2 - Episode 11 : Golden Frog Time Apr 30, 2017
Chuck has much at stake in a new business venture; Axe takes steps to insure the failure of a massive short; Wendy gets caught between Axe and Chuck.
Season 2 - Episode 10 : With or Without You Apr 23, 2017
Axe must deal with a family disturbance; Chuck considers the pitfalls of his personal life while being vetted for political advancement; Chuck and Wendy open up to each other.
Season 2 - Episode 9 : Sic Transit Imperium Apr 16, 2017
Axe is offered inside information, and considers using it; Chuck is pressured to drop an ongoing investigation; Lara plans a birthday celebration for Axe; Chuck is willing to support Ira and Senior's investment.
Season 2 - Episode 8 : The Kingmaker Apr 9, 2017
Axe investigates the breakdown in his Sandicot dealings; Chuck finds dirt on a political rival; Lara tries to ease tensions; Wendy helps Taylor solve a problem at Axe Capital.
The prospect of watching a (maybe) corrupt, hard-to-nail New York billionaire grow his empire is suddenly more interesting. [17 Feb 2017, p.55] Show More
Billions still boasts the same wonderfully meaty dialogue which helped it stand out during its debut year, while the anecdotes told by the characters prove to be every bit as captivating (this time, it’s a fascinating tale of a chess game in the park). It’s ultimately the characters who remain the main draw here, though. Their complexity is a treat to behold. Show More
It may not be subtle, but thanks to razor-sharp writing, and dynamic performances by Giamatti, Lewis (as with "Homeland," deploying a persuasive American accent) and everyone in the strong cast, Billions is dark, edgy and outrageously entertaining. Show More