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Ballers 

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A series centered around a group of football players and their families, friends, and handlers.

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Stephen Levinson
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Dwayne Johnson ...  Spencer Strasmore 39 episodes, 2015-2018
John David Washington ...  Ricky Jerret 39 episodes, 2015-2018
Rob Corddry ...  Joe Krutel 39 episodes, 2015-2018
Troy Garity ...  Jason Antolotti / ... 39 episodes, 2015-2018
Omar Benson Miller ...  Charles Greane 38 episodes, 2015-2018
Donovan W. Carter ...  Vernon Littlefield 37 episodes, 2015-2018
London Brown ...  Reggie 36 episodes, 2015-2018
Jazmyn Simon ...  Julie Greane 34 episodes, 2015-2018
Carl McDowell ...  TTD 27 episodes, 2015-2018
Dulé Hill ...  Larry Siefert / ... 22 episodes, 2015-2017
Richard Schiff ...  Mr. Anderson / ... 21 episodes, 2015-2018
Arielle Kebbel ...  Tracy Legette 16 episodes, 2015-2016
Robert Wisdom ...  Dennis 16 episodes, 2015-2018
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Storyline

Ballers is a half-hour comedy series starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. Looking at the lives of former and current football players, the show follows former superstar Spencer Strasmore as he gets his life on track in retirement while mentoring other current and former players through the daily grind of the business of football. Written by ahmetkozan

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Legends Don't Die. They Reinvent. See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Sport

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 June 2015 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Miami, Florida, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

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Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

John David Washington is the son of two-time Academy Award winner Denzel Washington. He also played professional football as a runningback for the St. Louis Rams in the NFL and in the defunct United Football League. He is an alumnus of Morehouse College, where he was also a star player on the football team. See more »

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Worth watching. Some great characters
27 August 2015 | by xfaafSee all my reviews

I would probably give this a 7.5 if I could. Not quite an 8!

This is a very unusual choice of TV show for me when I look back at all the other shows I have watched and the ones I didn't. I gave this a chance, more as a random encounter and now I find myself including it in my weekly TV selection.

I'm not a fan of American Football but this doesn't really go into the game that much.

I would recommend for anyone that likes a little bit of a comedy drama if you can spare less than half an hour a week.

I've not been laughing out loud at this show but it has made me chuckle a couple of times, which to me is more than I expected from it.


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