Big Love

Big Love

Bill Henrickson was elected to the State Senate in Utah...then made the shocking announcement that he was a polygamist. Now, Bill, his three wives and nine children must deal with the consequences in the fifth and final season of this hit drama series.
Bill Henrickson was elected to the State Senate in Utah...then made the shocking announcement that he was a polygamist. Now, Bill, his three wives and nine children must deal with the consequences in the fifth and final season of this hit drama series.

Season 5 (10 episodes)

  • 1. Winter

    Original air date: 01/16/2011 Runtime: 59:42 min.

    Original air date: 01/16/2011 Runtime: 59:42 min. Season Five Premiere. In the aftermath of his election, Bill faces an uphill battle to win over his constituents and employees, while his family copes with psychological and physical traumas close to home.

  • 2. A Seat at the Table

    Original air date: 01/23/2011 Runtime: 58:07 min.

    Original air date: 01/23/2011 Runtime: 58:07 min. Bill's attempt to stage a 'safety net' meeting for polygamist leaders is hindered by Alby and Home Plus objectors; Barb seeks common ground with her mother; Nicki learns the extent of Adaleen's isolation; Marge despairs over Ana and Goran.

  • 3. Certain Poor Shepherds

    Original air date: 01/30/2011 Runtime: 58:50 min.

    Original air date: 01/30/2011 Runtime: 58:50 min. The Henricksons try to put on a unified face during Christmas, but the family is tested amidst numbing revelations from Barb, Marge and Adaleen. Meanwhile, Lura takes drastic measures in response to Alby's zealous efforts to 'purify' the compound.

  • 4. The Oath

    Original air date: 02/06/2011 Runtime: 58:07 min.

    Original air date: 02/06/2011 Runtime: 58:07 min. With his swearing-in ceremony only days away, Bill searches for ways to overcome the anti-polygamist sentiment swelling among State officials. Meanwhile, Barb, Nicki and Margene struggle with personal revelations.

  • 5. The Special Relationship

    Original air date: 02/13/2011 Runtime: 58:10 min.

    Original air date: 02/13/2011 Runtime: 58:10 min. Bill makes a deal in the Senate, but finds new obstacles to his livelihood being raised by LDS officials. Meanwhile, Barb considers a dramatic life change; a legal obstacle hinders Bill and Nicki's efforts to adopt Cara Lynn; and more.

  • 6. D.I.V.O.R.C.E.

    Original air date: 02/20/2011 Runtime: 58:56 min.

    Original air date: 02/20/2011 Runtime: 58:56 min. Barb capitulates on Bill's marital plans, but not on her hopes to attain the Priesthood. Meanwhile, Bill faces new impeachment pressure; Nicki chafes at the status quo; Margene eyes a sponsor for her pro-polygamy children's rally; and more.

  • 7. Til Death Do Us Part

    Original air date: 02/27/2011 Runtime: 59:31 min.

    Original air date: 02/27/2011 Runtime: 59:31 min. Bill eyes a wedding as a chance to reseal his commitment to his three wives. Meanwhile, Nicki looks to take full advantage of her special day; Alby makes a game-changing power play; Lois resists Barb's vision of her future; and more.

  • 8. The Noose Tightens

    Original air date: 03/06/2011 Runtime: 56:37 min.

    Original air date: 03/06/2011 Runtime: 56:37 min. Bill looks to Alby's past in an effort to thwart his ambitions, leading Alby to concoct yet another diabolical scheme to bring down the Henricksons. Meanwhile, an incredulous Barb finds herself targeted as her husband's accomplice.

  • 9. Exorcism

    Original air date: 03/13/2011 Runtime: 56:37 min.

    Original air date: 03/13/2011 Runtime: 56:37 min. With Alby on the run and posing an imminent threat, the Henrickson family finds itself in lockdown mode; a frazzled Nicki decides to break Cara Lynn's 'dependencies'; Barb spars with Bill about her new church's stance on polygamy and more.

  • 10. When Men and Mountains Meet

    Original air date: 03/20/2011 Runtime: 62:57 min.

    Original air date: 03/20/2011 Runtime: 62:57 min. In the Series Finale, the Henricksons brace for an uncertain future, with or without Bill.