HBO Announces Premiere Dates for ‘Insecure,’ ‘Ballers’
Fresh off its recent Game of Thrones news, HBO has revealed premiere dates for some of its other popular series.
The cable network will start season two of the critically acclaimed Insecure Sunday, July 23 at 10:30 pm ET. It will be preceded by the third season of Ballers at 10 pm ET.
Insecure stars Issa Rae as a black woman navigating the dating and professional world while dealing with the hilarious obstacles constantly thrown in front of her. In addition to starring, Rae is also c0-creator/writer along with Larry Wilmore.
The first season ended with Issa’s boyfriend leaving her after she cheated on him. On the plus side she and her best friend reconciled in the season finale.
Insecure was paired with Westworld in its first season and the buzz of that show helped it develop an audience each week.
Ballers stars Dwayne Johnson as former NFL star Spencer Strasmore as he transitions into life as a financial manager. Season two ended with Spencer having to start over after his past mistakes were revealed to his closest friends and clients.
This year Ballers and Insecure will be following HBO’s juggernaut Game of Thrones. This can only help both series build on previous ratings success.
Ballers premieres Sunday, July 23 at 10 pm ET on HBO. It’s followed by the season two premiere of Insecure at 10:30 pm ET.