10 Facts about “Ballers”
1. “Ballers” is a half hour comedy about professional football on HBO.
2. “Ballers” started its first season on June 21.
3. “Ballers” stars CQ, Dwayne Johnson.
4. Another star of “Ballers”, John David Washington, is the son of Denzel Washington.
5. CQ, John David Washington was signed as an undrafted free agent by the St Louis Rams in 2006.
6. “Ballers” was created by CQ, Stephen Levinson.
7. Stephen Levinson also created “Entourage” and “Boardwalk Empire”.
8. The first episode was directed by CQ, Peter Berg.
9. Peter Berg directed the movie “Friday Nights Lights”.
10. “Ballers” is set in Miami.
11. HBO announced on July 10 that “Ballers” was renewed for a second season.
12. “Ballers” first season ended on Aug. 23.
13. “Ballers” first season was 10 episodes.