From creators Mark V. Olsen and Will Scheffer comes Big Love, the story of a man, Bill Henrickson, living in Salt Lake City with his three wives, three houses, and three families. Polygamy loves company...
Last Episode05x10 Where Men and Mountains Meet Aired: Mar. 20, 2011
With the specter of jail time looming, Bill charts out contingency plans for the family, while orchestrating a last-minute preemptive referendum …
Series Fun Facts
- SPOILER: Amanda Seyfried left the show because she couldn't fit it into her film career.
- SPOILER: In an interview shortly after the end of the series, creators Mark V. Olsen and Will Scheffer clarified that Frank did not commit suicide during the last episode, he only helped Lois do so.
- SPOILERS:Mark V. Olsen and Will Scheffer had intended for the show to end with Bill dying and eventually being reunited with his wives in the afterlife, a conclusion foreshadowed in the…
[show]SPOILERS:Mark V. Olsen and Will Scheffer had intended for the show to end with Bill dying and eventually being reunited with his wives in the afterlife, a conclusion foreshadowed in the opening credits of the show's first three seasons. When the pair presented the script for the final episode to HBO, executives felt uncomfortable with the conclusion, because it would be tacitly endorsing the Hendricksons' religious views. As a compromise, the show still ends with Bill's death, but presents his spirit watching over his still-living wives in the present day.