Ballers

Ballers

The sun-soaked world of a group of past and present football players in and around Miami, FL is the setting for this HBO series starring Dwayne Johnson. Throughout five seasons, the show follows various players as they navigate life off the field. Leading the pack is Spencer Strasmore (Johnson), a retired superstar trying to find a foothold in his post-NFL career, first as a financial manager to current players all the way up to ownership.
The sun-soaked world of a group of past and present football players in and around Miami, FL is the setting for this HBO series starring Dwayne Johnson. Throughout five seasons, the show follows various players as they navigate life off the field. Leading the pack is Spencer Strasmore (Johnson), a retired superstar trying to find a foothold in his post-NFL career, first as a financial manager to current players all the way up to ownership.

Season 5 (9 episodes)

  • 1. Protocol Is for Losers

    Original air date: 08/25/2019 Runtime: 27:38 min.

    Original air date: 08/25/2019 Runtime: 27:38 min. Season Five Premiere. Spencer is shaken out of peaceful retirement by a tantalizing offer; Joe and Lance take a big gamble on the future of Sports X; Ricky lands in hot water.

  • 2. Must Be the Shoes

    Original air date: 09/01/2019 Runtime: 25:18 min.

    Original air date: 09/01/2019 Runtime: 25:18 min. After learning of competing owner offers, Spencer returns to the Anderson brothers for financial help. Joe is tasked with apologizing for creating a hostile work environment and, later, sells a big idea to a major client with the help of Kate, a sharp Sports X exec. Ricky and Vernon each consider different kinds of futures, while Charles tries to hide some unwelcome news.

  • 3. Copernicursed

    Original air date: 09/08/2019 Runtime: 26:46 min.

    Original air date: 09/08/2019 Runtime: 26:46 min. Jason is caught between competing offers from Spencer and Joe; Vernon has a tryout at an Esports company; Ricky reverts to his partying ways.

  • 4. Municipal

    Original air date: 09/15/2019 Runtime: 30:04 min.

    Original air date: 09/15/2019 Runtime: 30:04 min. Spencer eyes an unpopular move; Ricky tries his hand at talk radio; Joe gets jealous of Kate's new connection; Reggie brings Vernon a new deal.

  • 5. Crumbs

    Original air date: 09/22/2019 Runtime: 29:19 min.

    Original air date: 09/22/2019 Runtime: 29:19 min. Spencer faces pressure as he fights for Kisan; Ricky's radio show gets mixed reviews; Charles tries to land a big player; Reggie, Vernon and Lance look to sell Joe on Esports.

  • 6. Edutainment

    Original air date: 09/29/2019 Runtime: 29:36 min.

    Original air date: 09/29/2019 Runtime: 29:36 min. Spencer prepares for a big meeting; Charles faces a health crisis; Vernon, Reggie and Lance try to recruit gamers.

  • 7. Who Wants a Lollipop

    Original air date: 10/06/2019 Runtime: 25:31 min.

    Original air date: 10/06/2019 Runtime: 25:31 min. Spencer and Joe air past grievances; Charles weighs a new offer; Ricky meets with a Hollywood bigwig.

  • 8. Players Only

    Original air date: 10/13/2019 Runtime: 31:24 min.

    Original air date: 10/13/2019 Runtime: 31:24 min. Season Five Finale. Spencer refuses to back down; Joe evolves; Ricky pushes ahead with a new project; Reggie takes the next step in his career.

  • 101. Ballers: Season 5 Trailer

    Runtime: 1:47 min.

    Runtime: 1:47 min. A look at Season 5 of the hit HBO series 'Ballers,' starring Dwayne Johnson.