A $200 million lawsuit against HBO, Dwayne Johnson, and Mark Wahlberg, claiming the HBO series Ballers ripped off the concept of another show has been thrown out. Deadline reported on Monday, a judge throughout a lawsuit from Everette...Show More Summary
Despite tepid reviews, the HBO series “Ballers” exceeded all expectations last year in becoming HBO’s most watched comedy show since 2009. The recipe used by executive producers Mark Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson and Rob Weiss — who previously...Show More Summary
Mark Wahlberg zooms around in a car while filming an action scene for Transformers: The Last Knight on Saturday (July 23) in Detriot, Mich. The day before, Mark, Josh Duhamel, and Laura Haddock were seen practicing in front of a green screen for some upcoming scenes for the Michael Bay movie. The fifth movie in [...]
Just more than a week after Season 2 of Ballers kicked off on HBO, today the network, star Dwayne Johnson and executive producers Mark Wahlberg and Stephen Levinson scored a touchdown against claims the series was based on Everette Silas...Show More Summary
In the annals of TV shows and movies that understandably earn the scorn of the NFL (Playmakers, League of Denial and Concussion), you wouldn’t think HBO’s Ballers would be high on the last. Sure it doesn’t always paint a rosy picture...Show More Summary
Mark Wahlberg, executive producer of the HBO hit Ballers, recently made the claim about the NFL regarding the show, and the response is pretty great.
Mark Wahlberg (Getty Images) The second season of the HBO show “Ballers” premiered on Sunday night, which of course means appearances by those tied to the show, like series star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and executive producer Mark Wahlberg. Show More Summary
The NFL denied a claim by Mark Wahlberg that Commissioner Roger Goodell called Wahlberg to apply pressure over “Ballers,” the HBO show that Wahlberg executive produces. “Love Marky Mark (good vibrations is a classic) but this call from [Goodell] never happened,” Natalie Ravitz, the NFL’s senior vice president of communications, tweeted Sunday afternoon. Brian McCarthy, the […]
That fun story from Mark Wahlberg may not have been so true — at least according to the NFL.
After initially declining comment regarding the claim from Ballers executive producer Mark Wahlberg that Commissioner Roger Goodell personally called Wahlberg in an effort to kill the show, the NFL has opted to go on the record to say that Goodell did no such thing. “Love Marky Mark (good vibrations is a classic) but this call…
The league has never said anything publicly about HBO’s Ballers, and that approach isn’t changing — even as one of the show’s executive producers throws a hook with a large worm on it into the pond. On Friday, Mark Wahlberg told ESPN Radio’s Mike & Mike that Commissioner Roger Goodell, along with “various owners,” directly…
HBO’s Ballers has quite a few NFL players who make cameos on the show, owing to the show’s popularity as well as the clout of the main producer, Mark Wahlberg. On Mike & Mike today, Wahlberg said that Roger Goodell has tried to stopShow More Summary
There’s a long history of the NFL fighting certain portrayals of the league in film and television, from the NFL-instigated (and Chris Berman-supported) cancellation of ESPN’s Playmakers to the wars over League of Denial and Concussion. Show More Summary
Goodell was unsuccessful.
It's almost a yearly occurrence for a television series or a movie to have to delay its release because of real world events, and the dumpster fire that is 2016 is no exception. USA Network's Shooter, based on the 2007 Mark Wahlberg film is delaying its July 19th premiere by a week due to the Dallas shooting.
Add “Deepwater Horizon” to the list of 2016 films based on true events. Mark Wahlberg is teaming up with “Lone Survivor” director Peter Berg again to star in this action-packed story chronicling the devastating aftermath of the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Show More Summary
Summit Entertainment has released a new poster for their upcoming oil rig disaster film DEEPWATER HORIZON, starring Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, John Malkovich, Gina Rodriguez, Dylan O’Brien and Kate Hudson. Peter Berg directed the film...Show More Summary
The Peter Berg film stars Mark Wahlberg as real-life hero Mike Williams The post Exclusive Deepwater Horizon Poster Depicts the Crew’s Darkest Hour appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
The new USA Network series, Shooter -- based on the Mark Wahlberg movie that was basically a modestly well-done rip off of Jason Bourne -- arrives on the network on July 19th, but it's hit a snag in production, as...
Independence Day has come and gone, but Lionsgate knows patriotism is a year-round ideal. The studio has released the first teaser poster for Patriots Day, Peter Berg‘s upcoming drama about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. Mark Wahlberg stars...Show More Summary