Upcoming HBO series Ballers stars Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and centres around a group of football players and their families, friends, and handlers.
Ballers explores the whirlwind lifestyle and real-life problems of a group of former and current football players. The series follows Spencer is a retired football superstar who is trying to reinvent himself as a financial manager for current players in sun-soaked Miami. Though they’re pros when it comes to playing the game, each one has a harder time navigating life off the field.
It was created by Stephen Levinson (Entourage, Boardwalk Empire) and stars Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, John David Washington, Omar Miller, Donovan Carter, Troy Garity, Rob Corddry, London Brown and Jazmyn Simon.
It premieres in the US in late June.