TV

HBO renews Ballers for third season

HBO renews Ballers for third season
Yareah Magazine

HBO NOW

LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2016 – Following the return of the hit show for its second season on July 17, HBO has renewed the comedy series BALLERS for a third season, it was announced today by Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming.

“Dwayne Johnson, Stephen Levinson, Mark Wahlberg and the rest of the BALLERS team have once again delivered a winner for our viewers,” said Bloys. “We look forward to another great season of BALLERS next year.”

Looking at the whirlwind lifestyles and real-life problems of former and current football players, BALLERS stars Dwayne Johnson as ex-superstar Spencer Strasmore, who has reinvented himself as a financial manager for today’s players in sun-soaked Miami.

Created by Stephen Levinson (HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire”), the hit comedy series kicked off its ten-episode second season July 17. The premiere episode of the new season is already at 5.7 million viewers, with only preliminary data available. BALLERS’ first season went on to average 9.1 million viewers in gross audience – HBO’s biggest half-hour in six years.

In addition to Dwayne Johnson, the cast on season two of BALLERS includes Rob Corddry,John David Washington, Omar Benson Miller, Donovan Carter, Troy Garity, Jazmyn Simon, London Brown, Arielle Kebbel, Dulé Hill, Richard Schiff and Andy Garcia.

Season two credits: BALLERS was created by Stephen Levinson; executive produced by Stephen Levinson, Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia, Peter Berg, Evan Reilly, Rob Weiss, Julian Farino, Denis Biggs.

Click to add a comment
TV
Yareah Magazine
@yareahmagazine

Entertainment, arts, television, movies... everything funny to make you smile. NYC

More in TV

HBO NOW

Limited drama series Big Little Lies to debut Feb. 19

Yareah MagazineNovember 28, 2016
Jesse Hughes, Josh Homme, Colin Hanks. photo: © David Wolff – Patrick

Documentary Eagles of Death Metal: Nos Amis (Our Friends) to debut in Feb. 2017

Yareah MagazineNovember 4, 2016
U.S. President Barack Obama during a presidential portrait sitting for an official photograph in the Oval Office on 6 December 2012 Source: Official White House Photo by Pete Souza - P120612PS-0463 (direct link)

President Obama to appear on next week’s Real Time with Bill Maher, debuting Nov. 4

Yareah MagazineOctober 29, 2016
HBO NOW

HBO News: Documentary Mommy Dead and Dearest to debut in March 2017

Yareah MagazineOctober 28, 2016
HBO NOW

Documentary Underfire: The Untold Story of Pfc. Tony Vaccaro debuts Nov. 14

Yareah MagazineOctober 24, 2016
HBO NOW

HBO News: All Def Comedy special debuts Nov. 12

Yareah MagazineOctober 16, 2016

Yareah Magazine

Art is Everywhere and Up to You.

About Us - Press Kit - Contact Us

YM on Twitter

Top Posts & Pages

Yareah® Magazine is a Registered Trademark in the United States