Tuesday, June 9, 2020

’Billions’ Season 5, Episode 6 Recap: Fake It Till You Make It

By Sean T. Collins
If you want to get Bobby (Damian Lewis) motivated, throw a glass of wine on his Van Gogh. Jeff Neumann/Showtime
Bobby has already made it, of course. But if there’s money or status involved, he just can’t help himself. And he’s not the only one. Fakes, forgeries, phonies, fugazis — they’re all very much on the brain of this week’s crackerjack episode of ‘Billions.’ For some characters, faking it is all they know how to do. Bobby has been storing replicas of his art collection in a free-port tax haven, reporting them as the genuine article while secretly keeping the real paintings in his residences. [More]