Billions Season 3: Showtime has finally renewed Billions for a brand new season. With just three episodes aired till now in the second season of Billions, the announcement come as a surprise for the series fans. The series was profoundly applauded by the fans which have so far earned 4.4 million views with positive reviews. There has been a huge fan following in just year of the airing of the season 1.
Billions continues to be a show on the rise, growing not only in audience, but in critical buzz and cultural relevance,” the premium cabler’s David Nevins said. “It offers a unique mix of pure entertainment with sly commentary on our current have/have-not economy. Season 2 is off to a tremendous start, and has only whetted our audience’s appetite for what will come in Season 3.”
Billions is an American Television drama series made by Brian Koppelman, David Levien, and Andrew Ross Sorkin, loosely based on the activities of crusading federal prosecutor of financial crimes Preet Bharara, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and his legal battles with hedge fund manager Steve Cohen of SAC Capital. Starring Damian Lewis, Paul Giamatti, Maggie Siff and Malin Akerman, the series debuted on January 17, 2016 with overwhelmed rating for Showtime and the second season premiered on February 19, 2017.
The series has received largely positive reviews. On Rotten Tomatoes the series has a rating of 73%, based on 49 reviews, with an average rating of 6.5/10. The site’s critical consensus reads, “Despite a lack of likable characters, Billions’ soapy melodrama and larger-than-life canvas offer plenty of repeat viewing potential. The Billions Season 3 is likely to premiere in early 2018.