Succession - Season 1, Episode 1 - Rotten Tomatoes





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Episode Info

Series premiere. Media magnate and Waystar Royco CEO Logan Roy shocks his family, who are anxiously awaiting his imminent retirement, by announcing at his 80th birthday party that he's staying on indefinitely, a decision that ignites tension among his ambitious children and heirs apparent.


Brian Cox
as Logan Roy
Jeremy Strong
as Kendall Roy
Kieran Culkin
as Roman Roy
Sarah Snook
as Siobhan "Shiv" Roy
Rob Yang
as Lawrence
Parker Sawyers
as Alessandro
Alan Ruck
as Connor Roy
Natalie Gold
as Rava Roy
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Jesse Armstrong's script, meanwhile, combined the sweary energy of The Thick of It with the squirmy social humour of Peep Show. As a fan of those shows - and virtually everything else Armstrong has worked on - I wanted to love this one too.

August 6, 2018 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

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