Aired 3 months ago - May 07, 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.
I got to find out if this is bullshit
or if it's real.
That's not showmanship. It's tradecraft.
The Ice Juice IPO
never tracks back to my family,
And I also know that life
without you is a misery.
We get this part over with,
then we start digging in.
Okay. Perhaps some coffee, tea?
Don't you worry, George.
No, Dad. I did not.
Why? You didn't.
I don't want anyone to see me in here.
And if and when I need you,
I know where to find you.
I understand the swirl
that must be going on inside your head.
before the news streams out,
we should sit them all down.
have required the most discipline,
patience, and trust,
let me organize his surrender.
That way, it won't be diluted
or misstated in any way.
I'll create a phantom algo
for our biggest illiquid names
my boat's draft is too deep
for this dipshit marina.
What do they tell their kids?
I sign them in a big stack on my desk.
I really appreciate
your doing this, Dad.
and say meaningful things about me.
Be good boys like I know you can be.
Fuck. Jesus, Bobby.
- He's not here.
- We'll see about that.
But that was this morning's price.
The conflict is too deep.
That is exactly what we'll do together.
You made a mistake coming here.
spraying everyone in sight.
Aired 4 months ago - Apr 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.
Aired 4 months ago - Apr 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.
Aired 4 months ago - Apr 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.
is completely legal.
It's the timing that's suspect.
- [whack, ball bounces]
- Plays third.
♪ tense music ♪
Has he made you afraid of Rhoades,
You're a very rich man.
well, then somebody needs to
get to work changing the law.
And we need to do it right
now because of the attention
- "He who looks..."
- Yeah, we need to stop here.
He's coming again, isn't he?
But the party, I have a conflict.
on Churchill first editions
just to stick it to an enemy.
Try Taylor Mason.
Have some dignity and spare us the time.
You're really hiring him? Why?
Your, uh, lockup period is ending?
I'll... [sighs] [hands slap sides]
and Connie and Lu and Mo, Sean.
for posterity and for fun.
Yeah. I don't know if you heard,
but I was up in Sandicot.
I think I went back
to see if I still could.
This is complicated,
because Victor always puts himself
She RSVP'd "no,"
and I just wanted to make sure
For good fucking reason.
It meant that the law
didn't apply to you.
Here are the notes from the interview,
if you're interested.
Your wife asked me to come.
Said you wanted me there.
It's not my best. It's not my worst.
They're called private planes.
So I bought a seat at
the exchange for 64K,
I don't handcuff. You're free
to go after Thayer if you want.
Fuck you, Axe.
You can't be who you are,
and it's ripping you up.
so it can attack without warning,
tied up in an few real
estate deals right now,
I'll invest silently.
Your role will be hidden.
Hmm. I couldn't tell when
I spoke to him at work.
Aired 4 months ago - Apr 09, 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.
Aired 4 months ago - Apr 02, 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.
Aired 5 months ago - Mar 26, 2017
Axe negotiates with a timid seller. Chuck's deal with a defendant fails.
Aired 5 months ago - Mar 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.
I made a promise to you, and you to me.
♪ In my time ♪
He already knows the most important part.
Some guy in Korea
took a mickey over it.
So, I wanted to wear the suit.
And we could add some classy
names to the investor letter...
Finally someone has something.
There have been studies.
I overheard it from Mafee...
Thing is, he's a great guy.
Something about making a man of me.
A little home court hospitality?
They're leaving a lot of
money on the table at my firm.
Come pick your lining when you're ready.
No, maybe next time.
And you listen to all of his suggestions?
and chase them out of the fields.
Is this Go club?
I stand to make a huge kill on my own.
But we don't. We're not perfect.
Might have done the same in your spot.
And you're gonna need
people betting on your bird.
And what do you do that's so amazing?
Fuck it. I'm sticking.
and those who have it but are strong.
I was hoping.
You casino guys are all old-line crooks.
I might go across the
table at that motherfucker.
Well, that I do want to hear about.
I'm sad, lonely.
of Wall Street.
a man you deemed better than you, laid low.
Wendy reassembled me, piece by piece,
[♪ dramatic music ♪]
Was she rude?
Now, I gotta go into New York
The old Malachi Crunch.
Aired 5 months ago - Mar 12, 2017
Under pressure to make progress, Chuck develops a new strategy. Wendy helps a tech billionaire assess a candidate for a special project. Axe considers pledging half his net worth to charity. Lara's new business faces a rival. Meanwhile, Axe and Chuck find themselves together in a room for the first time since their face off.
We have a conference room set aside.
We didn't inherit our money.
and let us both get on with our days.
and reeling in billionaires
for the Giving Oath.
to watch my wife sleep next
to me, knowing what he knows.
[♪ suspenseful music ♪]
because if you take "no"
out of their vocabulary...
Of course. I would nev...
Then it's a good day for business.
It's not going to save Chuck's job.
That's what the Mongols did
when they sacked a village.
I like the way you fight to pass my guard,
They've got real money behind them.
Judge Wailand is expecting you,
of charity-minded champion that
gets to steward a sacred trust,
Oh. That must have been nice.
Makes you wonder how you
can find a true partner
[Dake] Whatever you heard in
that meeting made you squeamish.
No. No, he picks the spot.
That's Tennyson, right?
I don't have much on Spartan-Ives.
How about this?
he didn't want to drown
in your rising tide.
♪ And let the truth be told ♪
I asked a warrior.
I'm sure you know what you're doing.
If six months later, she
makes another attempt,
like a second-rate Freud, which...
Dough, sauce, cheese.
Okay. What you've just described...
Just don't keep me waiting.
This was the Americana Suites,
No, not rehab.
You think Chuck screwed up?
♪ What do you mean, I don't
support your system? ♪
Let's go on the record.
He didn't come with a SWAT
team, not even a subpoena.
Ah, so then you must not
be asserting actual damages?
Aired 5 months ago - Mar 05, 2017
Axe considers buying an NFL franchise, and finds a new ally. Chuck begins a last ditch case against a banking titan by developing a low-level informant. Meanwhile, Wendy makes a controversial appearance at the Alpha Cup Charity Poker Tournament by accompanying Axe's competitor as his performance coach. Lara launches her new business.
First he asked me to vow...
Let's see if we can keep that going.
Chuck, you've got to
accept the new reality.
So, we don't play?
As the target of it...
Is there some kind of a
prop bet going on here?
a flight attendant on the Spartan-Ives jet
Why are you asking about the Alpha Cup?
No. We've done this dance before.
Glad as I am to be seen, how do you know?
I appreciate the offer, but I can't play.
The whole "my dick is
bigger than yours" thing,
So, Michaela, the following facts
Rhoades' attack on Boyd is very public.
Competition doesn't bring out my best.
This is an advisory
conversation, not "Loveline."
to make this session more productive,
I mean, don't get me wrong.
I'm very happy to have it.
of the enemy."
Maybe when you
embrace someone, it's a move,
Hey, Todd. How you running?
Relax your features.
Let's see the river.
So, as soon as Prianca comes
back from the powder room,
Yeah, I've heard other people say that.
and it filled me with disdain, almost hate.
Take your hands off the
bars and let him ride on by.
By 2090, we'll all be gone,
since that's what stands
between me and winning.
Aired 6 months ago - Feb 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.
Larry, you ever found
yourself afoul of British law?
I called the car around so you can go.
Hey, Chuck. Come in.
It's $1,400 an hour.
Since you're in my office,
sent me a charge for a breakfast
on a day that I was not there.
Unless it is broken
plates and steak knives,
Hey, look, I'll stay next time.
by unseen forces?
They're not connected.
I'm not sure what you mean.
Or maybe we'll have a
pepperoni slice in Yonkers.
Short two million.
What I say is,
the federal government...
occasionally fuck up.
No one at Axe Capital
works under a contract.
it would be the end of Chuck Rhoades.
No idea what you're talking about.
Buddy, you gotta understand.
So you have to try the Green Dream.
what's really animating it?
I want to make a fundamental
change in our standing.
We've all been bred in
a culture of perfection.
What's going on, Bryan?
Lawrence Boyd and the A. G. went
to fucking Horace Mann together.
Get it hard, keep it hard, use it!
CEO Kurt Williams knew about it,
and engaged in a cover-up
at the highest level.
You were testing me, and you still are.
I think I just found the thing.
I did count on a shared mission.
if you still have the A.
G.'s picture on your wall.
We're in my office.
I appreciate the gesture. I do.
when they're so fixated on a stock,
that has been such a friend
to the administration,
Aired 6 months ago - Feb 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.
I know what you know.
you can generate offense out of defense,
I have nothing to hide. You'll
receive full cooperation.
beyond a phone will come or go.
Because you want to believe you're perfect.
were reduced to fucking skeletons.
you wait until Steph is there
before you pitch me the cream.
the Europeans back in
the cafés, drinking wine.
I tried it for a few weeks
between wives two and three.
I get it, Lara, but we can't
do this thing bang-bang.
I mean, you land it, you're minted.
celebrating the departure of a colleague.
I had an unstoppable waiting
attack when I saw it happen.
but I won't.
Because I don't believe we
have anything to worry about.
Tell me about your meeting with Axelrod.
But if it takes me sending
you flowers every day,
Thanks for working through lunch.
What makes you think I'm a vegan?
You kind of can't.
and score my next chapter, you know?
No dealing went on in that
bar for a long, long time.
Ooh. That's a hard man. Good one.
so I am asking you to do this one for me.
one of the first free
nights I've had in years.
That wasn't gonna be me.
Strange time for a workout.
I need Rhoades gone.
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