Thursday, October 1, 2020

Showtime Renews 'Billions' for Season 6

Showtime has renewed its original drama series Billions for a sixth season, it was announced today. The drama will return with new episodes in 2021.

The drama's fifth season was interrupted by the coronavirus pandemic, with seven episodes being completed before production was forced to shutdown. The remaining five episodes of the fifth season will debut in 2021, followed by the new sixth season.

Moreover, Corey Stoll - who joined the drama as a recurring guest star in Season 5 - has been promoted to series regular for the sixth season.

The drama also stars Damian Lewis, Paul Giamatti, Maggie Siff, Asia Kate Dillon, David Costabile, Condola Rashad, Kelly AuCoin and Jeffrey DeMunn.

Series co-creators Brian Koppelman and David Levien will continue to serve as showrunners.