Dreaming of moving past their working-class roots and living a better life, Billy and Cody Lefever move to North Dakota, the location of the biggest oil discovery in American history. Billy and Cody soon find themselves pitted against a ruthless oil tycoon named Hap. Hap forces the young couple to bet big and put everything at risk -- including their marriage. Johnson also serves as an executive producer, alongside Tony Krantz, Josh Pate, Rodes Fishburne and Drew Comins.
Last Episode01x10 Departures Aired: Dec. 13, 2015
Christmas is a time for coming together, but for the Lefevers, it’s a time of difficult choices. Billy faces an ultimatum to either save his …
Series Fun Facts
- Originally titled "Boom" but was later changed to "Blood and Oil" so as not to conflict with the already existing game show with the same title.
- Correction to another trivia item on this list: "Oil" was the original name for "Dallas" on CBS.
- The series name 'Oil' was the original name for another series about a family involved in the oil industry, 'Dynasty.'