Succession | 2019

Succession tracks the lives of the Roy family as they contemplate their future once their aging father (Brian Cox) begins to step back from the media and entertainment conglomerate they control.


2 Golden Reel (MPSE) Award


Golden Globe Awards

Best Television Series – Drama

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama (Brian Cox)

Critics' Choice Awards

Best Drama Series

Best Actor in a Drama Series (Jeremy Strong)

Producers Guild Awards

Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television- Drama (Producers: Jesse Armstrong, Adam McKay, Frank Rich, Kevin Messick, Mark Mylod, Jane Tranter, Tony Roche, Scott Ferguson, Jon Brown, Georgia Pritchett, Will Tracy, Jonathan Glatzer, Dara Schnapper, Gabrielle Mahon)

Writers Guild Awards

Drama Series (Written by Jesse Armstrong, Alice Birch, Jon Brown, Jonathan Glatzer, Cord Jefferson, Mary Laws, Lucy Prebble, Georgia Pritchett, Tony Roche, Gary Shteyngart, Susan Soon He Stanton, Will Tracy)

Episodic Drama (“Tern Haven” – Written by Will Tracy)

Making Succession

Director Adam McKay Goes Behind the Scenes

Executive Producer and director Adam McKay (The Big Short) and Jesse Armstrong discuss Succession's timely and topical themes.

Living the One Percent Life With the Succesion Cast

Brian Cox, Sarah Snook and Executive Producer Adam McKay describe their portrayal of Manhattan's upper crust.

Castles and Cityscapes: The Locations of Succession

The cast and crew break down how each setpiece helps benefit the first season's story.

Women of Succession

Sarah Snook, Hiam Abass and J. Smith-Cameron explain why their characters stand out among the men.

The Roy Family's Drive to Succeed

The relentless ambition pulsing through Succession's ensemble will only be satisfied by winning — at any cost.

Understanding Power in Succession

The cast and crew explain how the Roy family's power and wealth drive the relationships between its members.