Through the decades, HBO has made a big name for itself in the sports arena with championship boxing events, in-depth documentaries and talk shows. Even 1996’s ‘Arli$$.’ ‘Ballers,’ executive produced and starring Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, sheds light on a retired superstar and his troubled cohorts. Veteran entertainment journalist goes behind the scenes of the new comedy series with showrunner Evan Reilly. — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.

Through the decades, HBO has made a big name for itself in the sports arena with championship boxing events, in-depth documentaries and talk shows. Even 1996’s ‘Arli$$.’ ‘Ballers,’ executive produced and starring Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, sheds light on a retired superstar and his troubled cohorts. Veteran entertainment journalist goes behind the scenes of the new comedy series with showrunner Evan Reilly.

— This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.

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Dwayne Johnson Is Ready To Smash His Way Onto HBO With ‘Ballers,’ In Which He Plays A Retired NFL Star