Billions - S02 (2017)

In season two, Bobby 'Axe' Axelrod uses his considerable resources to exact revenge on U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades. Axe's move sends Chuck reeling as he finds himself under investigation, forced to scramble to hang on to his office and his family.
  • Paul Giamatti
    Chuck Rhoades
    Paul Giamatti
  • Damian Lewis
    Bobby "Axe" Axelrod
    Damian Lewis
  • Maggie Siff
    Wendy Rhoades
    Maggie Siff
  • Toby Leonard Moore
    Bryan Connerty
    Toby Leonard Moore
  • David Costabile
    Mike "Wags" Wagner
    David Costabile
  • Condola Rashad
    Kate Sacker
    Condola Rashad
  • Malin Åkerman
    Lara Axelrod
    Malin Åkerman
February 19, 2017

In the aftermath of their Season One confrontation, U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and hedge fund king Bobby Axelrod are digging out of the wreckage. Chuck faces scrutiny from within his office and from the Attorney General. Axe refortifies Axe Capital, and weighs his options for retaliation. The fund wrestles with a precarious economic landscape that threatens the very existence of Axe Cap. Wendy entertains an offer from a rival hedge fund manager. Lara intervenes in an emergency at her children’s school.

Directed

Reed Morano

Cast 1

  1. Rob Morrow

    Rob Morrow

    Adam DeGiulio

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February 26, 2017

Axe publicly spars with a rival hedge fund manager and with the help of a talented intern initiates a new financial play to hurt the competition. Chuck deploys his team to quickly find a high-profile case that might save his sinking status. Wendy navigates a minefield of questioning that could result in disaster for Chuck.

Directed

Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck

Cast 1

  1. Rob Morrow

    Rob Morrow

    Adam DeGiulio

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March 5, 2017

Axe considers buying an NFL franchise and develops a new ally. Chuck begins a last-ditch case against a banking titan by developing a low-level informant. Axe Cappers attend the annual Alpha Cup Charity Poker Tournament. Wendy makes a controversial appearance at the tournament by accompanying Axe's competitor as his performance coach. Lara launches her new business.

Directed

Alex Gibney

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    March 12, 2017

    Chuck develops a new strategy when his case stalls. Wendy helps a tech billionaire assess a candidate for a special project. Axe considers pledging half his net worth to charity. Lara's business faces a rival. Axe and Chuck find themselves in a room together for the first time since their face-off.

    Directed

    Noah Emmerich

    Cast 1

    1. Kevin Breznahan

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    March 19, 2017

    Chuck, Connerty and Sacker must rely on an anxious insider who's willing to wear a wire. Meanwhile, Axe's numbers take a big hit, leaving him to scout ideas for a quick play with a huge payoff. Wendy rediscovers her passion for her former job at Axe Capital through an old colleague. The reality of Lara's business starts to affect her marriage.

    Directed

    Steph Green

    Cast 2

    1. Julee Cerda

      Julee Cerda

      Sam Brandt

    2. Danny Strong

      Danny Strong

      Todd Krakow

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    March 26, 2017

    Axe negotiates with a reluctant seller, who is key to the success of Axe’s municipal bond play. Wendy makes a professional decision that adds further conflict to her relationship with Chuck. As attempts to reach a deal with a high profile defendant fail, Chuck’s office faces the uncertainty of jury selection. Tensions between Lara and Axe escalate.

    Directed

    Adam Arkin

    Cast 1

    1. Comfort Clinton

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    April 2, 2017

    Axe assembles a war room in the Hamptons following a disastrous setback in Sandicot for Axe Capital. The fate of the town hangs in the balance while Axe seeks counsel on how to best recoup his losses. Meanwhile, Chuck capitalizes on a high-profile victory, but alienates Wendy in the process, causing the couple to change the status of their separation.

    Directed

    John Singleton

    Cast 1

    1. Rob Morrow

      Rob Morrow

      Adam DeGiulio

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    April 9, 2017

    Axe investigates who was behind the breakdown in his Sandicot dealings but faces formidable opposition. Chuck digs up dirt on a political rival. Lara makes a PR trip to Sandicot to ease tensions between the town and the Axelrods. Wendy helps Taylor solve a problem at Axe Capital. Chuck and Senior curry favor with a powerful ally.

    Directed

    Oliver Hirschbiegel

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      April 16, 2017

      Axe is offered inside information from a former employee and considers whether to use it. Chuck faces external pressure to drop an ongoing investigation. Lara plans a lavish birthday celebration for Axe only to discover he's lied to her about his relationship with Wendy. Chuck is willing to support Ira and Senior's investment in a company about to go public.

      Directed

      Colin Bucksey

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        April 23, 2017

        Axe deals with a major family disturbance involving Lara and the kids. Chuck considers the potential pitfalls of his personal life while being vetted for political advancement. Wendy tries to right a wrong she committed against Axe. At an impromptu dinner Chuck and Wendy open up to each other.

        Directed

        Ed Bianchi

        Cast 2

        1. Rachel Zeiger-Haag
        2. Kevin Breznahan

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        April 30, 2017

        Chuck finds he has much at stake in the success of a new business venture; Senior, too, is heavily invested. Meanwhile, Axe takes out a massive short and takes steps to insure its failure. Wendy wrestles with a familiar and uncomfortable position: caught between Axe and Chuck.

        Directed

        Karyn Kusama

        Cast 1

        1. Kevin Breznahan

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        May 7, 2017

        Axe receives news from an unexpected source that he's in the crosshairs of law enforcement. While Axe moves quickly to safeguard his livelihood, Chuck arranges the last pieces of his long game in order to secure victory. Lara marshals her resources to protect what’s hers. Wendy and Chuck make a momentous decision about the state of their marriage. Season finale.

        Directed

        Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck

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