Ballers season 2 to premiere on July 17, 2016
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Storyline and cast
Ballers is a new American sports drama television series that is currently airing on the HBO channel in the United States. Created by Stephen Levinson (Entourage, Boardwalk Empire , In Treatment) and executive produced by Stephen Levinson, Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia, Peter Berg, Evan Reilly, Rob Weiss, Julian Farino and Denis Biggs, the new HBO series explores the whirlwind lifestyle and real-life problems of a group of former and current football players. Season 1 of Ballers premiered on HBO on June 21, 2015.
The storyline of Ballers revolves around former football superstar Spencer Strasmore (Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson) who re-invented himself as a financial adviser in Miami, taking on young phenoms and veteran superstars alike. Spencer doesn’t simply manage his clients’ money – he also helps them navigate the many pitfalls that come with life in the spotlight. Ballers also stars Rob Corrdry, Omar Benson Miller, John David Washington, Donovan W. Carter, Troy Garity, Jazmyn Simon, London Brown, and Arielle Kebbel.
Season 1 of Ballers premiered on the HBO channel in the US on Sunday, June 21, 2015 at 10PM ET and it is set to consist of ten episodes. The premiere episode of the show drew in 2.2 million total viewers, which is a very good number for the network. Let’s see how the ratings change as the season progresses. So far, there have been no statements from HBO about the fate of a potential second season, so check back with us for the latest news, or subscribe to our notifications and get the premiere date of Ballers season 2 automatically sent to your inbox as soon as it is announced.
UPDATED July 10, 2015: After airing just three episodes of the freshman series, HBO officially renewed Ballers for a second season. The first episode of Ballers has already gathered 8.9 million viewers across HBO’s branded platforms, making it HBO’s most watched first episode of a half-hour series since 2009. The series has also garnered raving reviews describing it as funny and fast-moving, and praising Dwayne Johnson for his magnetic and brilliant performance.
UPDATED March 1, 2015: It has been a while since the HBO network announced the renewal of the new sports dramedy TV series Ballers for a second round with no premiere date in sight. Although the exact release date is yet to be specified, the network did unveil the official trailer for new episodes and also narrowed down the expected release to the summer of 2016. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will be back to reprise his role as Spencer Strasmore. The tagline in the new trailer reads “You’re no one until you have enemies.” Since the premiere date has not been scheduled yet, come back to our website for the most recent news, or sign up for our updates and we will send you an email as soon as the release date for Ballers season 2 is announced.
Ballers season 2 trailer
UPDATED April 21, 2016: Great news! The HBO network has just revealed the premiere dates for a few of its summer scripted television shows. A highly-anticipated third installment of the critically-acclaimed sports dramedy Ballers is scheduled to hit the small screen in the US on Sunday, July 17, 2016 at 10pm ET/PT. It will be followed by the premiere of the new original series Vice Principals – a dark comedy about a high school and two people who are running it. To get an automated reminder one day before the release of Ballers season 2, please, subscribe to our updates below.