Watch Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson in the first trailer for HBO's 'Ballers'
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is all about making deals and dollars in his newest role.
Johnson premiered a short trailer for his upcoming HBO series Ballers on his Instagram account shortly before HBO posted the full trailer, offering a first look at his role as retired football player Spencer Strassmore.
Ballers focuses on a group of players, both retired and still active, and takes a look at their personal and professional lives. Johnson is joined by a cast that includes Omar Benson Miller, John David Washington, Rob Corddry, and LeToya Luckett.
The show was created by Steve Levinson, who wrote the pilot, which is directed by Peter Berg.
Ballers is only one of many projects for Johnson, who recently announced a partnership with USA Network, is starring in the upcoming San Andreas, and just came off the box office success of Furious 7 and a well-received stint hosting Saturday Night Live. Oh, and he even had time to lip sync to Taylor Swift.
Ballers is set to debut on June 21 alongside True Detective and The Brink.