Scoop: BALLERS on HBO - September 2017
On the episode titled"Ricky-Leaks" debuting SUNDAY, SEPT. 3 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT), Spencer (Dwayne Johnson) finds himself in damage-control mode after an incident involving Ricky (John David Washington) and a brash high-schooler. Excited over a possible plum job, Charles (Omar Benson Miller) bristles at Julie's (Jazmyn Simon) lack of disclosure at work. Looking to reduce Vernon's (Donovan Carter) suspension, Reggie (London Brown)impresses Candace (Emayatzy Corinealdi) at the league office. Spencer and Joe (Rob Corddry)find themselves at odds with Anderson (Richard Schiff) over ASM's future.
Written by Rob Weiss; directed by Rob Weiss.
Episode #28 (season 3, episode 8): "Alley-Oops"
Debut date: SUNDAY, SEPT. 10 (10:30-11:00 p.m.)
Spencer (Dwayne Johnson) gets unexpected info that leads him to reassess his priorities. Joe (Rob Corddry) considers the best way to break bad news to the ASM staff. Marginalized once again by Larry (Dulé Hill), Charles (Omar Benson Miller) decides to take matters into his own hands.
Written by Rashard Mendenhall; directed by David Katzenberg.
Episode #29 (season 3, episode 9): "Crackback"
Debut date: SUNDAY, SEPT. 17 (10:00-10:30 p.m.)
Spencer (Dwayne Johnson) learns that his master plan to bring a team to Las Vegas may be in jeopardy. Ricky (John David Washington) arrives at a crossroads, personally and professionally. Charles (Omar Benson Miller) sees his wish come true in Miami, but ends up with regrets.
Written by Evan Reilly & Steve Sharlet; directed by Julian Farino.
Episode #30 (season 3, episode 10): "Yay Area" (season finale)
Debut date: SUNDAY, SEPT. 24 (10:00-10:30 p.m.)
Spencer (Dwayne Johnson) and Joe (Rob Corddry) get a late-game assist in their efforts to win over team owners. After soul-searching, Ricky (John David Washington) maps out a new future. Jason (Troy Garity) gets Charles (Omar Benson Miller) another crack at a coveted job. Reggie (London Brown) makes an impact at training camp.
Written by Evan Reilly; directed by Julian Farino.
BALLERS was created by Stephen Levinson; executive produced by Stephen Levinson,Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia, Peter Berg, Evan Reilly, Rob Weiss, Julian Farino, Denis Biggs, Karyn McCarthy; co-executive producer, Carter Harris; supervising producer, Steve Sharlet; producers, David Levinson and Janace Tashjian; co-producers, Julie Camino, Olivier Arnesen, Joseph Krutel and Spencer Strasmore; executive story editor, Rashard Mendenhall.