Alain Delambre, unemployed and 57, is lured by an attractive job opening. But things get ugly when he realizes he’s a pawn in a cruel corporate game.
In prison, Alain recalls his struggle with debt and dead-end jobs. Alex Dorfmann, CEO at ailing Exxya, plans an unusual restructuring strategy.
Alain reveals his impetuous nature while investigating Exxya and is confronted by Nicole over the fake hostage-taking. Olenka dashes Alain's hopes.
At Exxya's HQ, Alain doubles down on the role-playing, taking full charge. After the police intervene, the company uncovers Alain's master plan.
Grappling with the hardships of prison, Alain pushes Lucie to defend him in court. Dorfmann sends Fontana to confront Alain about the missing funds.
Alain finds allies inside and outside of prison. A disapproving Lucie questions Alain's PR stunt before the trial. Nicole makes a confession.