‘Billions’ Vicious Rivalry Is Reignited in Season 5 Sneak Peek (PHOTOS)

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The fifth season of Showtimes’ hit drama series, Billions, premieres on Sunday, May 3. Starring Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis, the fifth season cast includes new recurring guest stars Corey Stoll and Julianna Margulies.

In Season 5, Bobby Axelrod (Lewis) and Chuck Rhoades (Giamatti) see their vicious rivalry reignited, while new enemies rise and take aim. Social impact pioneer Mike Prince (Stoll) poses a true threat to Axe’s dominance, and Chuck feuds with a formidable district attorney (Roma Maffia).

Taylor Mason (Asia Kate Dillon) is forced back to Axe Capital, where Taylor must fight to protect their employees and their assets. Wendy Rhoades (Maggie Siff) reevaluates her loyalties and forges surprising new alliances that put her at odds with both Chuck and Axe. Margulies will play Catherine Brant, an Ivy League sociology professor and bestselling author. The series also stars David Costabile, Condola Rashad, Kelly AuCoin and Jeffrey DeMunn.

Scroll down for a sneak peek at the premiere episode, “The New Decas.” As Bobby Axelrod reaches a major milestone, Chuck struggles to get his bearings, and he and Wendy navigate a new normal. Tensions are high at Axe Cap now that Taylor Mason is back. Axe faces off against new rival Mike Prince. Taylor wrestles with a decision.

Billions, Season Premiere, Sunday, May 3, 9/8c, SHOWTIME

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Paul Giamatti as Chuck Rhoades and Damian Lewis as Bobby “Axe” Axelrod

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Maggie Siff as Wendy Rhoades, Damian Lewis as Bobby “Axe” Axelrod, David Costabile as Mike “Wags” Wagner and Corey Stoll as Michael Prince

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Paul Giamatti as Chuck Rhoades, Maggie Siff as Wendy Rhoades and Jeffrey DeMunn as Chuck Rhoades Sr.

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Jeffrey DeMunn as Chuck Rhoades Sr.

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Paul Giamatti as Chuck Rhoades

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Paul Giamatti as Chuck Rhoades and Condola Rashad as Kate Sacker

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Jade Eshete as Lauren Turner

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Maggie Siff as Wendy Rhoades

BILLIONS DAVID COSTABILE AS MIKE WAGS WAGNER DAMIAN LEWIS AS BOBBY AXE AXELROD
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David Costabile as Mike “Wags” Wagner and Damian Lewis as Bobby “Axe” Axelrod