Peabody Award Winner
Succession

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. Read More


— Renewed for Season 3 —

awards
Golden Globes
2 Wins

Including Best Drama Series and Actor, Drama Series (Brian Cox).

awards
Emmys
2 Wins

Including Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series and Main Title Theme Music.

Get Caught Up

Succession season 2 Character Catch-Up

CATCH UP

A Character-By-Character Recap of Season 1

A lot happened on Season 1 of Succession, but the Roy family power struggle was just heating up.

Succession
RECAP2:42

RECAP

A Season 1 Refresher

Take a look back at all the family drama from the first season.

Video1:54

Invitation to the Set

A Look At Season 2

The cast and crew of Succession discuss what you can expect from the Roy family in Season 2.

Making Succession

video2:00
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.

Video1:21
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.

BEHIND THE SCENES3:01
Castles and Cityscapes: The Locations of Succession

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

Video2:20
Women of Succession

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

video2:00
The Roy Family's Drive to Succeed

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

video2:00
Understanding Power in Succession

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

Succession Is ‘Bitingly Savage’

See what the critics have to say about Succession's second season.

“One of television’s best dramas, a searing, funny and painfully true look at wealth, power and family.”

“Its second season feels even more relevant."

“Returns in top form...an excellent story for a troubling moment in history.”

“No-holds-barred, bitingly savage.”

Looking for HBO Max?

Stream all of HBO together with even more of your favorite blockbusters, addictive series, and new Max Originals.