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U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades goes after hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod in a battle between two powerful New York figures.
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Series cast summary:
Paul Giamatti ...  Chuck Rhoades 48 episodes, 2016-2019
Damian Lewis ...  Bobby Axelrod 48 episodes, 2016-2019
Maggie Siff ...  Wendy Rhoades 48 episodes, 2016-2019
Toby Leonard Moore ...  Bryan Connerty 48 episodes, 2016-2019
David Costabile ...  Mike 'Wags' Wagner 48 episodes, 2016-2019
Condola Rashad ...  Kate Sacker 48 episodes, 2016-2019
Daniel K. Isaac ...  Ben Kim 47 episodes, 2016-2019
Dan Soder ...  Mafee 44 episodes, 2016-2019
Kelly AuCoin ...  'Dollar' Bill Stearn 42 episodes, 2016-2019
Jeffrey DeMunn ...  Chuck Rhoades, Sr. / ... 39 episodes, 2016-2019
Malin Akerman ...  Lara Axelrod 37 episodes, 2016-2019
Asia Kate Dillon ...  Taylor Mason 35 episodes, 2017-2019
Zina Wilde ...  Helena / ... 35 episodes, 2016-2019
Glenn Fleshler ...  Orrin Bach 28 episodes, 2016-2019
Stephen Kunken ...  Ari Spyros 27 episodes, 2016-2019
Kira Harris ...  Donna 27 episodes, 2016-2019
Terry Kinney ...  Hall 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Chris Carfizzi ...  Rudy 21 episodes, 2017-2019
Ilfenesh Hadera ...  Deb Kawi 20 episodes, 2016-2017
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Billions is a complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using all of his considerable smarts, power and influence to outmaneuver the other. The stakes are in the billions in this timely, provocative series. Written by ahmetkozan

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Power is the ultimate currency (Season 1) See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 January 2016 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA See more »

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

In episode 2, season 1 Damian Lewis is seen wearing a Metallica t-shirt. Lars Ulrich, the drummer and co-founder of Metallica gave Damian Lewis' son a pair of his drumsticks. See more »

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Season 3 letdown
18 March 2019 | by gcolnSee all my reviews

Initially, the show was interesting as a tug of war between good and evil on many levels. Unfortunately, the writers couldn't avoid doing what other shows, like House of Cards have done; having all the characters descend into a greedy or evil mess. There is literally no one to identify with anymore, and that just makes it dull.


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