Julianna Magulies (The Good Spouse) and Corey Stoll (The Pressure) have joined the Season 5 forged of Billions, Showtime’s drama sequence starring Paul Giamatti and Damien Lewis.
Created government producers/showrunners Brian Koppelman and David Levien, together with EP Andrew Ross Sorkin, Season four of Billions noticed former enemies Bobby Axelrod (Lewis) and Chuck Rhoades (Giamatti), and Wendy Rhoades (Maggie Siff), the chief counselor to every, got here collectively to kind an uneasy however extremely efficient alliance, aimed on the eradication of all their rivals. They embrace Grigor Andolov (visitor star John Malkovich), Taylor Mason (Asia Kate Dillon), Bryan Connerty (Toby Leonard Moore) and Waylon “Jock” Jeffcoat (visitor star Clancy Brown).
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David Costabile, Condola Rashad, Kelly AuCoin and Jeffrey DeMunn additionally star.
Margulies will play Catherine Brant, an Ivy League sociology professor and bestselling writer. Stoll joins in a season-long arc as Michael Prince, a enterprise titan from a small city in Indiana.
Two-time Emmy winner Margulies was a daily on AMC’s Dietland and earlier starred for seven seasons on ABC’s The Good Spouse and on NBC’s ER, profitable an Emmy for every of the latter two sequence. She most not too long ago toplined Nationwide Geographic’s ebola miniseries The Scorching Zone.
Stoll starred in FX’s The Pressure and earned a Golden Globe nom for taking part in Congressman Peter Russo on Netflix’s Home of Playing cards. His current credit score additionally embrace The Deuce, American Dad! and Women. He subsequent seems in Ryan Murphy’s Netflix drama Ratched and Hulu’s British drama Baghdad Central.