Avenue 5

Avenue 5

  • Seasons:
  • 1
All aboard for a hilarious journey across the universe in this comedy series from Armando Iannucci (HBO's "Veep"). Set 40 years in the future when travelling the solar system is a booming business, Season 1 follows life on board Avenue 5, a mash-up of a cruise liner and an interplanetary rocket ship packed with luxury amenities. Hugh Laurie stars.
All aboard for a hilarious journey across the universe in this comedy series from Armando Iannucci (HBO's "Veep"). Set 40 years in the future when travelling the solar system is a booming business, Season 1 follows life on board Avenue 5, a mash-up of a cruise liner and an interplanetary rocket ship packed with luxury amenities. Hugh Laurie stars.

Season 1 (9 episodes)

  • 1. I Was Flying

    Original air date: 01/19/2020 Runtime: 28:30 min.

    Original air date: 01/19/2020 Runtime: 28:30 min. Series premiere. A malfunction on space cruise ship Avenue 5 finds Captain Ryan Clark and his crew dealing with a customer service crisis of astronomic proportions.

  • 2. And Then He's Gonna Shoot Off...

    Original air date: 01/26/2020 Runtime: 28:29 min.

    Original air date: 01/26/2020 Runtime: 28:29 min. Ryan hears of a more optimistic theory about the ship's future. Judd donates a lavish personal item for a crew member's funeral.

  • 3. I'm a Hand Model

    Original air date: 02/02/2020 Runtime: 28:32 min.

    Original air date: 02/02/2020 Runtime: 28:32 min. Ryan proposes an official position for Karen amid growing passenger complaints. Judd reveals a longshot rescue plan. Rav bears the weight of crisis management on Earth.

  • 4. Wait a Minute, Then Who Was That on the Ladder?

    Original air date: 02/09/2020 Runtime: 28:01 min.

    Original air date: 02/09/2020 Runtime: 28:01 min. Iris arranges a passenger meet-and-greet with Judd. Ryan and Billie grow frustrated by a bridge crew that has no real answers.

  • 5. He's Only There to Stop His Skeleton From Falling Over

    Original air date: 02/16/2020 Runtime: 28:26 min.

    Original air date: 02/16/2020 Runtime: 28:26 min. Billie seeks praise for helping Ryan during the ship's latest crisis and Judd decides the Halfway Home Party should go on as planned.

  • 6. Was It Your Ears?

    Original air date: 02/23/2020 Runtime: 28:56 min.

    Original air date: 02/23/2020 Runtime: 28:56 min. Ryan and Billie try to find the source of an incessant beeping. Rav appeals to the President for rescue funds.

  • 7. Are You a Spider, Matt?

    Original air date: 03/01/2020 Runtime: 27:46 min.

    Original air date: 03/01/2020 Runtime: 27:46 min. Judd enlists Ryan to charm an intimidating, super-wealthy passenger. Rav deals with media outrage.

  • 8. This is Physically Hurting Me

    Original air date: 03/08/2020 Runtime: 27:39 min.

    Original air date: 03/08/2020 Runtime: 27:39 min. Karen collects non-essential items to jettison as frenzied passengers develop a conspiracy theory.

  • 9. Eight Arms But No Hands

    Original air date: 03/15/2020 Runtime: 28:28 min.

    Original air date: 03/15/2020 Runtime: 28:28 min. Season One Finale. Matt takes extreme measures to quiet a guilty conscience, and a seat on a rescue shuttle sends the ship into chaos.