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AVENUE 5 Season 1

By on January 7, 2020

 

Episode 4: “Wait A Minute, Then Who Was That On The Ladder?”

With Judd (Josh Gad) worried about his reputation, Iris arranges a meet-and-greet with several passengers in his luxury suite.

Frustrated by a bridge crew with no answers, Ryan (Hugh Laurie) and Billie (Lenora Crichlow) bond with the engineers below deck.

Matt (Zach Woods) encourages Frank (Andy Buckley) to become the man he always wanted to be.

Story by Armando Iannucci & Peter Fellows & Ian Martin; teleplay by Peter Fellows & Ian Martin; directed by Natalie Bailey.

Debut date: SUNDAY, FEB. 9 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO.

 

Episode 3: “I’m a Hand Model”

With Avenue 5 staff slacking in their customer service, Ryan (Hugh Laurie) offers Karen (Rebecca Front) the opportunity to channel her unique talent for speaking the passengers’ language.

Judd (Josh Gad) outlines the plan for a rescue mission and tasks Iris (Suzy Nakamura) with organizing a vigil on Earth to raise the money to fund it.

Rav (Nikki Amuka-Bird) endures a barrage of messages from the ship and handles an unruly press conference.

Story by Armando Iannucci & Peter Fellows & Ian Martin; teleplay by Peter Fellows & Ian Martin; directed by Natalie Bailey.

Debut date: SUNDAY, FEB. 2 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO.

 

Episode 2: “And Then He’s Gonna Shoot Off…”

As Rav (Nikki Amuka-Bird) and her team meet with a NASA representative to plot a potential rescue mission, Ryan (Hugh Laurie) learns that Cyrus (Neil Casey) an engineer working in a hidden part of the ship, has a surprisingly optimistic theory about the ship’s future.

Judd (Josh Gad) donates a lavish personal item to help commemorate a fallen crew member.

Karen (Rebecca Front) becomes a vocal advocate for passengers. Mia (Jessica St. Clair) and Doug (Kyle Bornheimer) receive marital counseling from Matt (Zach Woods).

Story by Armando Iannucci & Georgia Pritchett & Will Smith; teleplay by Georgia Pritchett & Will Smith; directed by Natalie Bailey.

Debut date: SUNDAY, JAN. 26 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO.

 

Episode 1: “I Was Flying”

When a malfunction occurs aboard the luxury space cruise ship Avenue 5, it’s up to engineer Billie McEvoy (Lenora Crichlow) to warn Captain Ryan Clark (Hugh Laurie), Avenue 5 owner Herman Judd (Josh Gad) and his right-hand-woman Iris Kimura (Suzy Nakamura) that the incident may have a cataclysmic knock-on effect.

As Rav Mulcair (Nikki Amuka-Bird) manages the situation from mission control back on Earth, Matt Spencer (Zach Woods), the head of customer relations, tries his best to calm frayed nerves on board, and persistent passenger Karen Kelly (Rebecca Front) discovers the crew may know more than they’re letting on.

Story by Armando Iannucci; teleplay by Armando Iannucci & Simon Blackwell & Tony Roche; directed by Armando Iannucci.

Debut date: SUNDAY, JAN. 19 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO.

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