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Creator Jesse Armstrong on the Ending of ‘Succession’

Jesse Armstrong joins to break down the finale of the show, including how the final scenes were put together

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The True Power of ‘Succession’ Comes From Writing Inside the Box

The HBO show was known for witty jabs and f-word-laden insults. But perhaps its biggest achievement was ending on its own terms—and its writing through lines along the way.

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Movies Vs. TV in 2023: What the ‘Succession’ Finale Says About Storytelling Now. Plus: A Pointless ‘Little Mermaid.’

Cristian Mungiu, the Romanian master filmmaker, also joins to discuss his latest, ‘R.M.N.’

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‘Succession’ Season 4 Wrap-Up, Plus an Interview With Mark Mylod

Joanna and Van reflect on the series’ legacy

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Ryen Was Wrong About the Heat and Is Picking Against Them Again, Plus Jeff Van Gundy and Andy Cohen!

Ryen talks the Celtics’ defeat to the Heat and previews Heat-Nuggets in the NBA Finals

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The ‘Succession’ Series Finale Exit Survey

Did "With Open Eyes" stick the landing? What comes next for the Roy siblings? And who wants to play "meal fit for a king"?

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How Will ‘Succession’ Be Remembered?

The HBO series concluded its run on Sunday night. But where does it stack up among other prestige TV offerings? And how will its legacy differ from those of other shows under that umbrella?

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The ‘Succession’ Series Finale Power Rankings: The Only Hellhole in Paradise

An obvious no. 1 and an obvious last-place finisher—but how will the rest of the Roys and their corporate lackeys fare in our last-ever stock of who’s up and who’s down in the ‘Succession’ universe?

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‘Succession’ and ‘Barry’: A Tale of Two HBO Finales

Andy breaks down Sunday night’s momentous series finales

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Shiv’s Decision Defines ‘Succession’ and Fulfills the Roy Siblings’ Destiny

The ‘Succession’ series finale showed what the relationship among Shiv, Kendall, and Roman could have been. It also left no doubt about what drove Logan’s children above all else.

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What’s the Difference? With David Dennis Jr.

Jason is joined by writer David Dennis Jr. to discuss his new podcast, ‘Rap Stories’

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‘Succession’ Series Finale Recap

Concluding thoughts on the beloved HBO series

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In the ‘Succession’ Series Finale, the Poison Drips Through

As the fate of Waystar Royco came to a head, the seeds Logan Roy sowed decades ago bore their disgusting fruit

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Prestige TV Has Taken a Page Out of Sportswriting’s Media Playbook

‘Succession’ makes its stars and creators available to journalists after episodes air. The result is eerily similar to an NBA star fielding questions in a postgame press conference.

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‘Succession’ Precap: One Burning Question Ahead of the Series Finale

Every Friday, Ringer staffers gather to answer one key question ahead of Sunday’s ‘Succession’ episode. This week’s topic: Who will end up on top?

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One Last Curtain Call for ‘Succession’

In its four-season run, ‘Succession’ has given its audience the thrill of being along for a unique and deeply felt ride

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The Comeback Celtics and a Best ‘Succession’ Character Draft With Rob Mahoney, Van Lathan, and Charles Holmes

Bill talks about the upcoming ‘Succession’ finale and participates in a character draft with the Midnight Boys

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Preparing for the End of ‘Succession.’ Plus, Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage on the Making of ‘City on Fire.’

The ‘City on Fire’ showrunners join Chris and Andy to discuss the adaptation process for the series and how they recreated 2003 New York

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Van Lathan on the NBA Playoffs and the ‘Succession’ Series Finale

Plus, talk of LeBron’s potential retirement, Celtics-Heat, and more

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Against the Cult of “Sticking the Landing”

The ‘Succession’ finale may be great—or it may be deflating. But it likely doesn’t matter either way. A TV show is mostly remembered for what happens before the finale, not during it.

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Does Cousin Greg Have More Moves to Make in the ‘Succession’ Series Finale?

Greg the Egg started Season 4 on the sidelines, but his recent scheming helped swing the election. Can he keep climbing higher—and sinking lower—in Sunday’s series ender?

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‘Succession’ Season 4 Power Rankings: The Grim Weeper

Kendall is finally playing the killer his dad always wanted him to, just in time for the funeral. Meanwhile, Roman finds out that maybe "pre-grieving" isn’t a thing after all.

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‘Succession’ Season 4, Episode 9 Recap

Bill, Sean, and Joanna discuss this TV masterpiece of an episode, the indelible performances across the board, and more

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Breaking Down the Penultimate Episode of ‘Succession’

Chris and Andy break down "Church and State"—the ninth episode of Season 4

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The Dark Flame in Men: Breaking Down Episode 9 of ‘Succession’

On the day after a contentious presidential election, the Roy family and associates gather to finally lay Logan to rest

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‘Succession’ Precap: One Burning Question Ahead of Episode 9

Every Friday, Ringer staffers gather to answer one key question ahead of Sunday’s ‘Succession’ episode. This week’s topic: the aftermath of the election.

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Breaking Down ‘Succession’ With Chris Ryan, Plus Sheffield Wednesday’s Playoff Miracle and More

Plus West Ham get through to the final and Newcastle win over Brighton

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‘Succession’ Season 4, Episode 9 Precap

Chris and Wos break down each sibling’s state of mind, examine Justin Kirk’s performance as Jeryd Mencken, and dissect the Episode 9 preview

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‘Succession’ Season 4 Power Rankings: A Night of Good TV

It’s election night, and the fate of every character (and, you know, the entire country) is on the line

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CNN’s Trump Town Hall, Plus Stephen A. and Concussions

In addition, former White House media spokesman Eric Schultz joins to discuss how ‘Succession’ got election night right

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‘Succession’ Season 4, Episode 8 Recap

Bill, Sean, and Joanna come together to talk about everything in "America Decides," including the parallels with real American politics

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Breaking Down ‘Succession’ Season 4, Episode 8: “America Decides”

Chris and Andy break down how this episode really showed that the Roy kids have no moral bottoms and discuss some of the lighter moments