Success hits hard. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson stars in this series as a retired football superstar trying to reinvent himself as a financial manager for current players in sun-soaked Miami. This is how HBO describes ‘Ballers’. The way Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s movies were conquering Box Office, it was a matter of time that he would also conquer TV. The HBO show starring Dwayne Johnson is the second most-watched show on the network. It’s easily one of the highest rated shows on HBO, only behind ratings-monster Game of Thrones. In fact, it was the highest rated half-hour show on HBO since Entourage. ‘Ballers’ has registered as HBO’s second most-watched original series currently airing on the channel, behind Game of Thrones (with Westworld close behind). The show averages around 2 million viewers per episode. It has also been one of the more quickly growing viewing choices, as its eyeballs have grown more than 68 per cent over last year’s season 3.
Ballers story is centred around, a Former NFL player Spencer Strathmore(Dwayne Johnson) who moved into the corporate world of sports management after retiring due to injuries, who is trying to balance his lifestyle while working as a Financial Manager. He is determined to succeed in this new chapter in his life, he begins to get clients by reaching out to friends of his who are still playing and offering them financial and personal guidance. The IMDb rating of the show is 7.6 based on 23,000 ratings. The series premiered on 21 June 2015 on HBO. The third season premiered on 23 July 2017 and had 2.58 million U.S. viewers. It was the show’s biggest season and received positive reviews and HBO has renewed comedy series Ballers for a fourth season.
Ballers Season 4 Cast: Who’s in it?
The main cast is set to reprise their roles, while you are going to miss some recurring characters. Till now there is no news regarding any new cast, although she has hinted that this time, the same characters will play their role with a different twist and the show will be shoot at varying locations in different countries.
Ballers Season 4 Plot: What is it about?