Ballers is a dramedy created in the USA. The creator of this TV series is Stephen Levinson. The star of Ballers is Dwayne Johnson. The premiere episode was released by HBO Network on the 21st of June 2015. The script for the pilot episode was created by Levinson. Peter Berg directed the series.
Ballers is a series with half hour episodes with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson playing the main character. Season 1 started in June 2015. Ballers is about lives of football players – former and current ones. The central character of the series is Spencer Strasmore. He’s retired and slowly tries to put his life back on a habitual track. On his retirement, he mentors other football players leading them through everyday complications of football business.
Ballers Season 3 Cast
- Dwayne Johnson acts as Spencer Strasmore. He’s trying to find himself outside the football field. He had a successful career with lots of events, but left it behind. Spencer becomes a financial advisor in Miami. He takes on young sportsmen and veterans. However, Spencer’s not only about financial issues. His role in his clients’ lives exceeds money. He helps them get out of pitfalls and supports them on their way to success.
- Andy Garcia plays the role of Andre Allen. Has bad blood with Spencer after a failed venture. Andre is a money manager Andre Allen. Now Spencer starts a sort of a rivalry with him in order to steal Andre’s clients.
- John David Washington acts as Ricky Jerret. He’s a determined and a highly competitive player from NFL. He’s very spiritual and self-contained.
- Omar Miller acts as Charles Greane. NFL player in the past. He’s in search of another career.
- Donovan W. Carter acts as Vernon Littlefield. Another NFL player. He’s a very sensitive and caring person deeply fond of his family.
- Troy Garity plays the role of Jason – one of the top sports agents.
- London Brown acts as Reggie. He’s a childhood friend of Vernon. He’s also the one responsible for his money.
- Jazmyn Simon acts as Julie Greane. She’s Charles Greene’s wife. Greene is a former player NFL.
Info on the Releases
On the 10th of July 2015, HBO Network made an official announcement that Ballers series are renewed for season 2. The second season premiered on the 17th of July 2016. On the 28th of July 2016, Ballers was officially renewed for season 3. However, the exact release date must be scheduled.