'You're no one until you have enemies!' That's the tagline for Ballers as it prepares to unleash all-new episodes. Dwayne Johnson returns as Spencer Strasmore for Season 2 this summer on HBO. And it looks like he's not making new friends as much as he is setting up a bitter rivalry with a soon to be enemy, played by Andy Garcia. About continuing this hit drama, HBO Programming president had this to say.
"The charismatic and hugely talented Dwayne Johnson, along with the rest of the Ballers cast, has truly struck a chord with the HBO audience. We are thrilled with the overwhelming response the series has received and look forward to another exciting season."
A superstar during his football playing days, Spencer Strasmore tries to find the same success as a financial manager for current players in sun-splashed Miami. Heeding his boss Joe's instruction to "monetize his friendships," Spencer builds a client base of young phenoms and veteran stars alike. But his role in their lives far exceeds money management as he struggles to help them navigate the many traps that come with life as big-time "ballers."
The series is created by Stephen Levinson. In addition to PEB9WKBJC99VFE||Dwayne Johnson}, the cast includes John David Washington, Omar Miller, Donovan W. Carter, Troy Garity, London Brown Jazmyn Simon and Rob Corddry. The show is executive produced by Stephen Levinson, Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia, Peter Berg, Evan Reilly, Rob Weiss, Julian Farino, Denis Biggs. Ballers Season 2 arrives this summer, but doesn't have an official release date.
This first look footage at Ballers Season 2 opens with Dwayne Johnson being mistaken for Vin Diesel, his Fast & Furious 8 co-star. But as The Rock puts it, 'I'm bigger and better looking!' Spencer and Joe have big plans in these upcoming episodes. But when they have a run in with Andre, the best financial manager in town, things take a turn for the worse. As Joe warns, 'You never cross the biggest guy. Especially when it's him!' There is a big fight coming. Check out this sneak peek, and hold on! Ballers Season 2 is going to be a wild ride.