HBO today announced that it has renewed a comedy series. The pay-cable channel picked up a second season of the Dwayne Johnson series “Ballers.”
Making the announcement was HBO Programming President Michael Lombardo.
In the announcement, Lombardo said: “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.”
Created by Stephen Levinson, the sports-focused show has a cast around Johnson that includes John David Washington, Omar Miller and Rob Corddry.