Ballers – HBOHBO is teaming up with one of the most exciting trios in Hollywood for it’s next hit production and shooting is starting now. Ballers, produced by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson (Fast & Furious 7, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, Hercules), 2-time Academy Award nominee Mark Wahlberg (The Fighter, Transformers: Age of Extinction, Entourage) and 2-time Emmy nominee Peter Berg (Friday Night Lights, Lone Survivor, The Leftovers), is unlike anything that the network has ever done before and is about to change the face of the mega-popular and award-winning network. Casting calls for this fantastic new production are being held now and actors of all types and ages can submit themselves today for available roles.Ballers will be loosely based on “The Rock’s” athletic past as the story will follow a group of professional football players and the family, friends and drama that surrounds them. With all three of the producers having past success with football productions this production is poised to be the next monster hit HBO series.The cast of Ballers will feature Johnson in a recurring role alongside an impressive collection of talent that includes Omar Benson Miller (CSI: Miami, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, Miracle at St. Anna), 2-time Emmy Award winner Rob Corddry (Childrens Hospital, Hot Tub Time Machine, Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay), Golden Globe nominee Troy Garity (Gangster Squad, Barbershop 2: Back in Business, Boss), Tara Holt (American Horror Story, Californication, The Young and the Restless), Jazmyn Simon (Parks and Recreation, Welcome to the Family, Hello Ladies) and Taylor Cole (The Glades, Supernatural, The Green Hornet).Casting calls for Ballers are happening now and will be continuing throughout the production. Actors of all types and ability levels can submit themselves for consideration today by sending emails to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will be posting every released audition and shoot detail right here so check back for further updates and leave a message below and tell us what you think of this new project and why you want to be a part of the casting calls for HBO’s Ballers.