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Succession 

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The Roy family is known for controlling the biggest media and entertainment company in the world. However, their world changes when their father steps down from the company.

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Jesse Armstrong
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Season 3 Premiere



Most Recent Episode


Sunday, October 13, 2019

Logan looks for a sacrificial lamb among his closest allies as the future of the company hangs in the balance.


Previous Episode


Sunday, October 6, 2019

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Years



3   2   1  
2020   2019   2018  
Top Rated TV #161 | Won 2 Golden Globes. Another 44 wins & 63 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Brian Cox ...  Logan Roy 21 episodes, 2018-2020
Kieran Culkin ...  Roman Roy 21 episodes, 2018-2020
Sarah Snook ...  Shiv Roy 21 episodes, 2018-2020
Jeremy Strong ...  Kendall Roy 21 episodes, 2018-2020
Hiam Abbass ...  Marcia Roy 20 episodes, 2018-2019
Nicholas Braun ...  Greg Hirsch 20 episodes, 2018-2019
Peter Friedman ...  Frank Vernon 20 episodes, 2018-2019
Matthew Macfadyen ...  Tom Wambsgans 20 episodes, 2018-2019
Alan Ruck ...  Connor Roy 20 episodes, 2018-2019
Rob Yang ...  Lawrence Yee 20 episodes, 2018-2019
J. Smith-Cameron ...  Gerri Kellman 19 episodes, 2018-2019
Arian Moayed ...  Stewy Hosseini 17 episodes, 2018-2019
Scott Nicholson ...  Colin 17 episodes, 2018-2019
Dagmara Dominczyk ...  Karolina 15 episodes, 2018-2019
Justine Lupe ...  Willa 13 episodes, 2018-2019
David Rasche ...  Karl 12 episodes, 2018-2019
Juliana Canfield ...  Jess Jordan 12 episodes, 2018-2019
Natalie Gold ...  Rava Roy 10 episodes, 2018
Ashley Zukerman ...  Nate Sofrelli 9 episodes, 2018-2019

"Succession" Star Matthew Macfadyen Talks Turtlenecks

The Emmy-nominated actor shares stories from the set of "Succession" and celebrates his co-stars' many hidden talents, from American accents to surprise raps.

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The Roy family is known for controlling the biggest media and entertainment company in the world. However, their world changes when their father steps down from the company.

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Take what's yours.

Genres:

Drama

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TV-MA | See all certifications »

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Danny Huston appears in season 2. Both Huston and Brian Cox have played the same character at different ages in the X-Men films. Cox portrayed Col. William Stryker in X-2: X-Men United and Huston played Stryker in X-Men Origins: Wolverine, set roughly twenty years earlier. See more »

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Featured in 2020 Golden Globe Awards (2020) See more »

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Family Practice In Obfuscation of Morals

I'm intrigued by this patriarchy, a blending of familial story lines that segue from one dysfunctional atrocity to the next. Like witnessing a torturous train wreck that reveals one train car to hold more carnage than the one previously revealed; we're carried along to decide for ourselves which of these halfwits is even remotely capable of stepping out from under their fathers expansive wing span. I'm completely taken aback by previous reviews that dispel the notion that this is compelling viewing, and find myself drawn into the plots and devices. I've long considered myself a fan of Adam McKay's story telling, and I'm afraid I must disagree with those who've pronounced this as 'unwatchable'. From one sibling to the next, theirs is a cautionary tale of raising your children to be loathsome human beings, that attributable wealth can breed contentious offspring that will feast on the flesh of others while laughing at the horror left in their wake. That a spine isn't inherited, and weakness isn't easily overcome. In this world, we witness the sowing of what they willfully reap- with repercussions meted out on a slow burn that may or may not bring casualties. I'm intrigued and can say without pause that this is a triumphant return to the greatness that once was HBO, and hopefully more to come, after the lackluster choices we've been witness to in the last decade or so from the likes of Girls, Vinyl, Rome, etc and more in keeping with some of the best television has to offer in Sopranos, 6FU, etc. Count me in on this one. For now at least.


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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

3 June 2018 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA See more »

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Dolby Digital

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1.78 : 1
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