“Black Sails” season 1, episode 5: “V” airs Saturday on Starz.
Coming up on the next episode, Flint and the Walrus crew play a chess match; Richard forces Eleanor’s hand; Rackham makes a career change; Bonny confesses.
Starz describes the show as follows:
“Set up as a twenty-year prequel to Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic book Treasure Island, “Black Sails” will follow the adventures of cutthroat corsair Captain Flint and his crew of brutal buccaneers, whose plundering ways have led them to the brink of extinction. Flint’s fight for survival forces him to seek sanctuary on the debauched pirate paradise,New Providence Island, a place defined by both its enlightened ideals and stunning brutality. On the journey, Flint will take on a young, fast-talking addition to his crew — one, John Silver.”
“Black Sails” season 1, episode 5 airs Feb. 22 at 9 p.m. on Starz.