Orphan Black - Season 5, Episode 5 - Rotten Tomatoes

Ease for Idle Millionaires



Critic Consensus: Multiple plot lines and clues belatedly begin coming together, laying the groundwork for Orphan Black's eventual conclusion.

Episode Info

Secrets surface about Kira's special gifts while she spends time bonding with Sarah. Elsewhere: Cosima joins Delphine at the mansion for a strange family dinner.


Tatiana Maslany
as Sarah/Beth/Alison/Cosima/Rachel/Helena
Ari Millen
as Mark/Rudy/Seth/Miller
Kristian Bruun
as Donnie Hendrix
Josh Vokey
as Scott Smith
View All

Ease for Idle Millionaires Videos

Ease for Idle Millionaires Photos

Critic reviews for Ease for Idle Millionaires

As a thriller, Orphan Black is highly concerned with questions of trust... And one of the things that gives the show such thematic depth is how readily these social issues map onto its biological ones.

July 10, 2017 | Full Review…
Top Critic

We were blessed with an abundance of Cophine scenes, which should tickle the insides of any Clone Club member.

August 27, 2018 | Full Review…

Orphan Black's recent efforts to simplify its sprawling mythology are the smartest thing it's done in season five, even if those efforts are about a season and a half late.

July 10, 2017 | Full Review…

When it became clear that Orphan Black Season 5 Episode 5 would be a Cosima-centric hour, I immediately knew I would love it.

July 10, 2017 | Rating: 4.75/5 | Full Review…

"Ease for Idle Millionaires" was an exposition episode that revealed a lot of history and true motivations. I'm glad that we got the answer to some looming questions that have been up in the air since the first season.

July 17, 2017 | Rating: 8/10 | Full Review…

"Ease for the Idle Millionaires" pulls at the complex and interconnected threads running through the series, setting the stage for the final half of the season, while also giving Maslany endless opportunities to showcase her incredible talents.

July 13, 2017 | Rating: 8/10 | Full Review…

Discussion Forum

Discuss Orphan Black on our TV talk forum!