The highly anticipated season premiere of HBO’s hit show “Succession” has finally arrived, and it is already setting the stage for the battles and challenges to come.
The two-time Emmy-winning show’s final season he kicked off with a strong start, showcasing the ongoing feud between media mogul Logan Roy (Brian Cox) and his children, Kendall (Jeremy Strong), Shiv (Sarah Snook), and Roman (Kieran Culkin).
In a dramatic turn, Shiv and her husband Tom (Matthew Macfadyen) decide to call it quits after various relationship struggles and Tom’s betrayal to get into Logan’s good graces.
The season opener also sees the Roy siblings strategizing their next moves in a stunning $83 million mega-mansion in the Santa Monica mountains.
Built by real estate developer Ardie Tavangarian in 2020, the San Onofre estate boasts six bedrooms, 18 bathrooms, and 20,000 square feet of luxury, which sets the perfect backdrop for the Roy family’s power struggles.
The mansion features a breathtaking living room with high glass walls, an infinity pool, and sweeping mountain views.
Despite their wealth and luxurious surroundings, the Roys remain focused on outsmarting their father, who plans to sell Waystar Royco to tech mogul Lukas Mattson (Alexander Skarsgård).
Throughout the season premiere, we see familiar storylines and a hint of a new direction.
Logan ponders his mortality while celebrating his birthday, and the Roy siblings try to outbid him for the media conglomerate Pierce.
In this final season, the show continues exploring the themes of power, dealmaking, and the corrupting influence of the few on the world.
Fans can expect more wheeling and dealing, high-stakes battles, and jaw-dropping scenes in luxurious locations as the season unfolds.
With its mix of comedy, drama, and gripping storylines, “Succession” is poised to deliver an unforgettable final season.