The American crime drama series that tickled our imagination for years is coming back. Billions Season 5 will soon be premiering on Showtime with its unique plot twists. Worldwide, people are in quarantine and so Billions can be a new addition to their binge-watching sessions. Billions have gotten better with each season, and after the knockout of its Season 4, it is ready to be back for its fans with a sensational new season.
The show is returning with a new supporting cast and a renewed plot focusing on the rivalry between Bobby Axelrod and Chuck Rhoades. So here is everything you need to know about Billions Season 5, its release date and plot.
Billions Season 5 Release Date- When Will it Premiere?
Billions Season 5 has got a release date when all the shows are getting postponed. The pilot episode titled “The New Decas” will premiere on 3rd May on Showtime at 9 PM ET.
Billions Season 5 Plot- What is Going to Happen Next?
The Billions Season 4 ended with the recruitment of Taylor by Bobby to the Axe Capital. And this seems to be a part of Chuck’s orchestrated plot. Meanwhile, Wendy gets $25 donation by Bobby her long time friend due to which she can continue working. All of this makes the perfect base for more lies and manipulation in season 5.
According to the trailer released by Showtime, the vicious rivalry between Bobby Axelrod and Chuck Rhoades will be reignited, meanwhile, new enemies will rise and take their aim towards them. Mike Price, the social impact pioneer is the new rival of Axe Capital, posing a threat to its dominance. On the other hand, Chuck gets in a feud with Roma Maffia, a formidable district attorney.
Taylor Mason will be returning to Axe rising the tension there as she is back to fight and protect the employees and their assets. One of the interesting plot twists will be when Wendy Rhoades re-asses her loyalties, building new alliances which will put her into an odd position with both Axe and Chuck.
Billions Season 5 is going to be the journey from the struggle for power to struggle for survival. And everyone must adapt or their extinction will be at risk.
Watch Billions Season 5 Trailer
The complete plot details are still not known, but we have tried to bring you all the information that we could. I’m sure after reading the details you would like to watch the trailer as well. If you haven’t checked out the Billions Season 5 trailer yet, then watch it here.
Cast of Billions Season 5- Who is Retuning?
The virtuoso stock trader, Bobby Axelrod will be returning and so Damian Lewis will be reprising his role. Paul Giamatti will be returning as Chuck Rhoades. The other confirmed returning cast includes Asia Kate Dillon, David Costabile, Maggie Siff, Condola Rashad, Jeffrey DeMunn and Kelly AuCoin.
Apart from the old cast, there are going to be some new additions. Corey Stoll will be playing the role of Michael Prince, while Julianna Margulies will come as Catherine Brant. Roma Maffia will play the role of District Attorney of Manhattan, along with Daniel Beaker, Rick Hoffman and Frank Grillo in different characters.
Billions Season 5 Episode 1- Where to Stream?
You can catch up with all the previous seasons of Billions on the Showtime app or website. You will have to sign-up before you start your binge-watching session. In case you have a Hulu or the Amazon Prime Video subscription, then you can add the Showtime streaming as an enhancement.
However, you can stream the new Billions Season 5 Episode 1- “The New Decas” on Showtime channel on your television sets at 9 PM ET.
Billions Season 5 Episode 1 will premiere on 3rd May at 9 PM, ET on Showtime. All of us have been waiting for new shows and new seasons due to lockdown, and Billions seems to be a ray of hope. So don’t forget to tune your television sets to catch up with the pilot episode.