HBO’s comedy series “Ballers” returns for a third season this summer, premiering on July 23.
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 “Ballers” cast also 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. For season 3, Emayatzy Corinealdi joins the party in a recurring role as Candace Brewer, who is described as a high-powered sports executive who goes toe to toe with Johnson’s Spencer Strasmore.
The series is executive produced by Stephen Levinson, Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia, Peter Berg, Evan Reilly, Rob Weiss, Julian Farino, Denis Biggs.
HBO has premiered a first-look teaser-trailer for “Ballers” season 3 which is embedded below: