Original Air Date: Mar 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.
"Billions isn’t a exactly comedy, but the psychology it assigns to these two Masters-of-the-Universe types emphasizes the absurd gulf between their intellectual capacity and their raw, bone-stupid masculinity. They may sip on fancy scotch or take the private helicopter to dinner, but at heart they’re possessive and tempestuous beasts, like Jake LaMotta in expensive shoes."READ MORE AT The New York Times
"The second season of Billions reaches its halfway point with a nice change-of-pace episode, an hour that allows for longer, dialogue-driven scenes and fewer guest stars."READ MORE AT Vulture
"This week on Billions our men grapple with the patriarchy’s false promise of 'having it all.' Sure, when they grew up they thought the world would open up to them: they could have billions of dollars, a lovely wife, a fun mistress, and a side gig rigging treasury bids. But they’re slowly learning life doesn’t always deal you a fair hand. Or in this case: sometimes life is fair and you don’t get to do illegal things without consequences."READ MORE AT Refinery29
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