TV series about businessmen

List of the best series about business and entrepreneurs, founders of companies selected by visitors to our site: Billions, Breaking Bad, Empire, Boardwalk Empire, Taboo, Pure Genius, Trust, Gecenin Kraliçesi, Full Moon, Luck.

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Billions (2016)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.4)
CharactersBusinessmen, Lawyers
PlotMoney, Investigation
PlaceWall Street
StyleFascinating, Makes me think

A complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using all of his considerable smarts, power and influence to outmaneuver the other. The stakes are in the billions in this timely, provocative series.

Breaking Bad (2008)
Mark9 (imdb: 9.5)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CharactersBusinessmen, Terminally ill, Family, Teachers, Partners
PlotCancer, Adventures, Relationship, Money
StyleWorth watching, Fascinating, Action

When Walter White, a New Mexico chemistry teacher, is diagnosed with Stage III cancer and given a prognosis of only two years left to live, he becomes filled with a sense of fearlessness and an unrelenting desire to secure his family's financial future at any cost as he enters the dangerous world of drugs and crime.

Empire (2015)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, music
CharactersBusinessmen, Singers
PlotHip Hop, Rivalry, Music, Pads
PlaceNew York
StyleTense, Fascinating

A powerful family drama about the head of a music empire whose three sons and ex-wife all battle for his throne.

Boardwalk Empire (2010)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.5)
Genredrama, crime
CharactersBusinessmen, Mafia, Gangsters
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Fascinating

Boardwalk Empire is a period drama focusing on Enoch "Nucky" Thompson (based on the historical Enoch L. Johnson), a political figure who rose to prominence and controlled Atlantic City, New Jersey, during the Prohibition period of the 1920s and 1930s. Nucky interacts with several historical figures in both his personal and political life, including mobsters, politicians, government agents, and the common folk who look up to him. The federal government also takes an interest in the bootlegging and other illegal activities in the area, sending agents to investigate possible mob connections but also looking at Nucky's lifestyle—expensive and lavish for a county political figure. Primetime Emmy Award-winning screenwriter and producer Terence Winter adapted the show from Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City, a book by Nelson Johnson about historical criminal kingpin Enoch L. Johnson.

Taboo (2017)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 8.4)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom

Adventurer James Keziah Delaney returns to London from Africa in 1814 along with fourteen stolen diamonds to seek vengeance after the death of his father.

Pure Genius (2016)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.2)
CharactersBusinessmen, Doctors, Scientists, Billionaires, Geniuses

A young Silicon Valley tech-titan enlists a veteran surgeon with a controversial past in starting a hospital with a cutting-edge, new school approach to medicine.

Trust (2018)
Mark3 (imdb: 7.6)
Genredrama, crime, biography, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersBusinessmen, Rich, Scammers, Mafia
PlotInvestigation, Money
StyleAction, Fascinating

The trials and triumphs of one of America’s wealthiest and unhappiest families, the Gettys. Told over multiple seasons and spanning the twentieth century, the series begins in 1973 with the kidnapping of John Paul Getty III, an heir to the Getty oil fortune, by the Italian mafia in Rome.

Gecenin Kraliçesi (2016)
Mark9.8 (imdb: 5.2)
Genreaction, melodrama, drama

Kartal is an orphan who is raised by Aziz the man who killed his father. Kartal married Aziz's daughter Esra but falls to Selin and feels obligated to leaves her.

Full Moon (2017)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersBusinessmen, Cooks

Ferit Aslan is a very successful businessman, and is extremely organized. He wants the same manner of organization in both his private and professional life. Nazli who is studying gastronomy needs to find a job immediately as she is responsible for covering the expenses of the home she shares with her friend and sister. She is a stubborn and adamant personality, so she has a tough time keeping a job. Both completely opposites, meet each other in this series.

Luck (2012)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama, sport
CharactersBusinessmen, Horses

A drama set in the world of horse racing focusing on lives of owners, jockeys, trainers and gamblers who are all tied to the same horse track.

Vinyl (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.8)
Genredrama, music
CharactersBusinessmen, Musicians, Mafia, Friends, Musicians, Singers
PlotBlackmail, Music
PlaceNew York
StyleFascinating, Action, For men

Set in 1970s New York, Vinyl is a ride through the sex- and drug-addled music business at the dawn of punk, disco, and hip-hop. The show is seen through the eyes of a record label president, Richie Finestra, who is trying to save his company and his soul without destroying everyone in his path.

McMafia (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 7.7)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersMafia, Businessmen, Rich
PlotRevenge, Death
StyleFascinating, Action

Alex Godman, the English-raised son of Russian mafia exiles, has spent his life trying to escape the shadow of their past, building his own legitimate business and forging a life with his girlfriend Rebecca. But when a murder forces his family's past to return to threaten them, Alex is drawn into the criminal underworld and must confront his values to protect those he loves.

What's Wrong With Secretary Kim (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.1)
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersBusinessmen, Rich

Lee Young-Joon's family runs a large company and he works as the vice-president of the company. He is smart, rich and handsome, but he is arrogant. His secretary is Kim Mi-So. She has worked for him for years and she is perfect for him, but Kim Mi-So decides to quit her job.

Alex, Inc. (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.7)
CharactersBusinessmen, Family, Partners
StyleLovely, Touching, Fascinating

A brilliant radio journalist, husband, and father of two is about to do something crazy — quit his job and start his own company. He quickly discovers it’s going to be a lot harder than he thought.

The Good Fight (2017)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 8.3)
Genredrama, crime
CharactersBusinessmen, Lawyers, Lesbians
PlotRelationship, Investigation, Intrigue
StyleSpectacular, Easy, Fascinating

Picking up one year after the events of the final broadcast episode of "The Good Wife", an enormous financial scam has destroyed the reputation of a young lawyer, Maia Rindell, while simultaneously wiping out her mentor and godmother Diane Lockhart's savings. Forced out of her law firm, now called "Lockhart, Deckler, Gussman, Lee, Lyman, Gilbert, Lurie, Kagan, Tannebaum & Associates", they join Lucca Quinn at one of Chicago's preeminent law firms.

Harlots (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.7)
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersBusinessmen, Kept woman
Time19th century
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, Makes me think

Brothel owner, Margaret Wells, struggles to raise her daughters in London during the 18th century.

Hotel Babylon (2006)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom

Hotel Babylon is a British television drama series based on the book of the same name by Imogen Edwards-Jones, that aired from 19 January 2006 to 14 August 2009, produced by independent production company Carnival Films for BBC One. The show followed the lives of workers at a glamorous five-star hotel.In 2009, actress Alexandra Moen mentioned in an interview that the show was cancelled after its fourth series, leaving the series 4 finale cliffhanger unresolved.

Girlboss (2017)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7)
CharactersBusinessmen, Friends, Scammers
StyleFor girls

Sophia is a rebellious, broke anarchist who refuses to grow up. She stumbles upon her passion of selling vintage clothes online and becomes an unlikely businesswoman. As she builds her retail fashion empire, she realizes the value and the difficulty of being the boss of her own life.

IP Pirogova (2019)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.5)
CharactersBusinessmen, Family

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Mylodrama (2019)
Mark9.8 (imdb: 6.9)
CharactersBusinessmen, Losers

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