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Billions

Genres: Drama
Broadcast on: SABC3, M-Net, M-Net Edge, M-Net City

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Broadcaster information
International channels
Showtime : 17 Jan 2016 - 09 Jun 2019

South African channels

M-Net Edge : 19 Jan 2016 - 12 Apr 2016
M-Net City : 09 May 2016 - 25 Jul 2016
M-Net : 06 Mar 2017 - 26 Jun 2019
SABC3 : 14 Jan 2020 - 07 Apr 2020

About the Show

Billions is a contemporary drama that explores worlds of ultra-wealth, influence and corruption as personified in two highly ambitious opposing figures: hard-charging, blue-blooded, politically connected U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades (Paul Giamatti) and brilliant, calculating, blue-collar billionaire hedge fund king, Bobby "Axe" Axelrod (Damian Lewis).

Set amongst the Machiavellian machinations of New York City power politics and finance, Billions weaves an intricate narrative featuring a high-stakes game of predator-versus-prey.

Maggie Siff, Malin Akerman, Toby Leonard Moore, David Costabile and Condola Rashad also star.

Billions is created, written and executive produced by Brian Koppelman & David Levien (Ocean's Thirteen, Rounders) & Andrew Ross Sorkin (Too Big To Fail). The pilot was directed by Neil Burger (The Illusionist, Divergent), who also serves as an executive producer.

Broadcast Notes

The first season aired first-run in South Africa on M-Net Edge. When the channel became defunct in March 2017, the show moved to M-Net from Season 2.


Starring

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Chuck Rhoades

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Bobby 'Axe' Axelrod

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Wendy Rhoades

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Lara Axelrod

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Bryan Connerty

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Mike 'Wags' Wagner

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Kate Sacher

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Chuck Rhoades, Sr


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