Cast and Creators on How Alex’s Latest Move “Sticks the Knife Into Semiyon”

Semiyon Kleiman has been targeted. Someone, somewhere has set him up and the authorities are now at his doorstep. With Semiyon weakened, Alex sees new opportunities to push his own agenda.

Go Inside Episode 5 With the Cast and Creators

"There's literally blood in the water and now [Semiyon] has to be careful," notes David Strathairn. With Antonio in his ear, Alex is being tempted to ask Semiyon for his ships. Except now, with Semiyon in a weakened state, Alex may not have to ask at all.

See what the cast and creators have to say about Alex's first attempts at blackmail. Plus, watch the full episode available now on and AMC apps for mobile, Fire TV, XBox One, Apple TV, Roku and Chromecast.

McMafia airs Mondays at 11/10c on AMC.

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