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Sons of Anarchy: Season 5 (2012)




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Air date: Sep 11, 2012
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Air date: Oct 2, 2012
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Air date: Oct 16, 2012
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Air date: Oct 30, 2012
Air date: Nov 6, 2012
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The SAMCRO crew return under new leadership in series 5, but still experiencing the same old problems with rival gangs, the police and internal strife. Freshly appointed president Jax (Charlie Hunnam) deals with trouble from every angle, including an ambushed gun shipment, the death of a friend and headaches from his mother Gemma (Katey Sagal). Meanwhile, Tig (Kim Coates) lives through a nightmare, and Tara (Maggie Siff) does her best to protect the club. Series regulars Ron Perlman, Mark Boone Jr. and Ryan Hurst are also back, while newcomers Jimmy Smits and Harold Perrineau add a dynamic element to the series.
Premiere Date:
Sep 11, 2012
Executive Producers:


Charlie Hunnam
as Jax Teller
Ron Perlman
as Clay Morrow
Katey Sagal
as Gemma Teller
Dayton Callie
as Wayne Unser
Mitch Pileggi
as Ernest Darby
Jeff Kober
as Jacob Hale
Rockmond Dunbar
as Sheriff Eli Roosevelt
Ray McKinnon
as Asst. U.S. Atty. Lincoln Potter
LaMonica Garrett
as Deputy Sheriff Cane
Danny Trejo
as Romero 'Romeo' Parada
Jimmy Smits
as Nero Padilla
Nicholas Guest
as John Teller
Benito Martinez
as Luis Torres
Harold Perrineau
as Damon Pope
Donal Logue
as Lee Toric
Robin Weigert
as Ally Lowen
McNally Sagal
as Margaret Murphy
Drea de Matteo
as Wendy Case
Tara Summers
as Karen Dunhill
Billy Brown
as August Marks
Kenneth Choi
as Henry Lin
Dave Navarro
as Arcadio
Scott Lawrence
as ISU Lieutenant
Chuck Zito
as Frankie Diamonds
Peter Onorati
as Leo Pirelli
Sonny Barger
as Lenny the Pimp
Michael Beach
as T.O. Cross
Jeff Wincott
as Jimmy Cacuzza
Kurt Caceres
as Renaldo
Olivia Burnette
as Homeless Woman
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Critic Reviews for Sons of Anarchy: Season 5

All Critics (13) | Top Critics (4)

Kurt Sutter's epic tale of an outlaw California motorcycle club launches its fifth season Tuesday with the same visceral intensity that stamped season four.

Full Review… | September 11, 2012
New York Daily News

Sons of Anarchy is by no means a bad show, but it's a frustrating one. As seen in this season finale, for all the good, there's always bad to balance it out

Full Review… | September 27, 2013
We Got This Covered

The excessive plot gyrations drive me bonkers at times, but this so-called "Hamlet on Harleys" has managed to keep its motor runnin'.

Full Review… | September 11, 2012
Contra Costa Times

The show has embraced the toxic effect the club has on all who get involved with it.

Full Review… | September 11, 2012

But while Sovereign does little to suggest that SOA is once again operating at a high level, it does give us just enough to warrant sticking around in the coming weeks.

Full Review… | September 11, 2012
What Culture

You come back next week because you want to see what happens, and suddenly you're caring again, rooting for these human monsters because they're your monsters and wishing harm on all the other monsters that want to take away what they've got.

Full Review… | September 11, 2012
New York Magazine/Vulture

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