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PODCAST & TRANSCRIPT: Billions Co-Creator Brian Koppelman Says Everyone Knows How to Tell a Great Story But Few Get the Chance – July 19, 2018

Koppelman Calls the Hit Showtime Series His “Dream Show” and an “Absurd Privilege”

by Eric Johnson | Recode | July 19, 2018

Source: Showtime

On the latest episode of Recode Media with Peter Kafka, filmmaker and writer Brian Koppelman talks with Kafka about co-creating the hit Showtime series “Billions.” He talks about his writing process, the show’s intense commitment to detail — including its frequent visits to real-life New York restaurants — and whether he thinks the viewers of “Billions” are watching for the characters or for “wealth porn.”

Below, we’ve posted a lightly edited full transcript of the conversation.

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Recappables Podcast: Billions S3E12 Finale – June 10, 2018

The Ringer Staff Discusses the Third Season Finale Over Red Wine and a Foosball Table

by Mallory Rubin, Sean Fennessey and  | The Ringer | June 10, 2018

Source: Showtime

The Ringer’s Mallory Rubin, Sean Fennessey, and Alison Herman get together over a foosball table and some red wine to celebrate the Season 3 finale of ‘Billions.’ They talk about Chuck’s downfall (6:54), the way Connerty and Taylor are becoming their former mentors (19:16), and their predictions for Season 4 (42:59).

Elmsley Count

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Recappables Podcast: Billions S3E11 – June 3, 2018

Salt Bae’s Cameo, Plus a Look at What Lies Ahead

by Sean Fennessey and Mallory Rubin | The Ringer | June 3, 2018

It’s comp day at Axe Capital! And also the second-to-last episode of the third season of Billions. The Ringer’s Sean Fennessey and Mallory Rubin discuss Chuck Sr.’s sage advice to Taiga (4:54), Salt Bae’s cameo (40:08), and what the future of the series might look like (50:11).

Kompenso

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Recappables Podcast: Billions S3E10 – May 28, 2018

It’s Getting Hot in Here

by Alison Herman and Miles Surrey | The Ringer | May 28, 2018

The Ringer’s Alison Herman and Miles Surrey connect to discuss that Ben Kim elevator scene (3:43), comparisons between Jock Jeffcoat and Rex Tillerson (9:53), and Maria Sharapova’s cameo (25:50).

Redemption

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Recappables Podcast: Billions S3E9 – May 21, 2018

Discussing Grigor Andolov and More from this Recent Episode

by Alison Herman and Miles Surrey | The Ringer | May 21, 2018

The Ringer’s Alison Herman and Miles Surrey discuss the introduction of John Malkovich’s character, Russian oligarch Grigor Andolov (3:05); how art imitates life through Jock Jeffcoat (14:!3); and how Axe and Taylor’s relationship continues to evolve (25:27).

Icebreaker

Source: The Ringer