The Player (NBC) “House Rules” Episode 5

The Player - Season 1

The NBC new tv show The Player “House Rules” Episode 5 airs Thursday, Oct 22 2015 on NBC (10-11 p.m. ET). In tonight’s episode, Savvy student Solomon (guest star Nik Dodani) attempts to hack the Pentagon and ends up simultaneously being chased by the Chinese government and the House. The bets are in on whether Alex Kane (Philip Winchester) can get to him first to keep him safe. Meanwhile, Mr. Johnson (Wesley Snipes) is encountering issues of his own with an old friend and is forced to take drastic measures.

Also, new discoveries are made about Ginny’s (guest star Daisy Betts) whereabouts. Also starring Charity Wakefield and Damon Gupton. Guest-starring Kenny Leu, Ramon De Ocampo, Will Yun Lee, Ping Wu, Jonno Roberts, Duncan Bravo, Austin Chase and John O’Brien.

Show Summary: From the executive producers of “The Blacklist” comes the action-packed Las Vegas-set thriller “The Player.” The series co-stars Wesley Snipes as a pit boss and Charity Wakefield as the dealer for a high-stakes game where an organization of wealthy individuals gamble on the ability of former military operative turned security expert Philip Winchester (“Strike Back,” “Fringe”) to stop some of the biggest crimes imaginable from playing out. Can he take them down from the inside and get revenge for the death of his wife, or is it true what they say: The house always wins.

The Player - Season 1