Sunday July 12, 2020

TV review: Succession

Media romp is a breath of fresh heir

3rd November, 2019
From left: Sarah Snook, Matthew Macfadyen, Alan Ruck, Brian Cox, Nicholas Braun, Kieran Culkin and Jeremy Strong in Succession (Sky Atlantic)

Succession Sky Atlantic

Finné TG4

And probably for the best too. James, who was made to walk the plank at BSkyB after the phone-hacking scandal, has become an increasingly peripheral figure in the family empire in recent times and is near-certain to lose out to his brash brother Lachlan when Rupert finally checks out. He would surely have watched Logan Roy’s sorrowful defenestration of one of his offspring in season...

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