Play Now Billions Season 1 Episode 4 Short Squeeze
Axe must fend off a short squeeze led by Chuck’s father. Chuck learns about the inner workings of Axe Capital, but must also take action against his father for stock manipulation. Axe reckons with a betrayal.
Axe takes a spontaneous trip to see Metallica with his childhood friends and meets a woman who makes him face the limits of his own freedom. He also must fend off a short squeeze – an attack on one of his important holdings – led by Chuck’s father. Back in New York, Chuck learns about the inner workings of Axe Capital, but he must also take action against his father for stock manipulation. Plus, Axe reckons with a betrayal and upon his return makes a momentous decision about the direction of his firm.
Creators: Brian Koppelman, David Levien
Director: Neil Burger,
Star Cast: Paul Giamatti, Damian Lewis, Maggie Siff, Malin Åkerman, Toby Leonard Moore, David Costabile, Condola Rashād, Asia Kate Dillon, Jeffrey DeMunn, Kelly AuCoin
Producer (s): Perri Kipperman, Marcus Viscidi, Adam R. Perlman
Cinematographer: Eric Steelberg
Music: Brendan Angelides
Production House: Showtime Entertainment, Best Available!
Original network / Official Sites: Showtime
Release Year: 7 February 2016 (USA)
Runtime: 54 min