93 voters

What to Watch If You Love 'Ballers'

Updated September 8, 2020 309 votes 93 voters 6.3k views31 items

List RulesVote up the films and series you know other fans of 'Ballers' will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen 'Ballers'.

If you just finished Ballers and feel like it’s left a gaping hole in your life, there’s no need to despair. We’ve compiled this list of movies and TV shows similar to Ballers that are sure to conjure up the same feelings of humor and sports nostalgia that you had while watching your favorite episodes.

With lots of options, including Eastbound and Down, a show about a retired baseball player who has to move home when his career comes to an end, and even movies like Hoosiers, about basketball in a small Indiana town, deciding what to watch after Ballers will really just depend on your mood.

This list of shows similar to Ballers is sorted by fans who’ve chimed in and voted for their fave movies and TV series that they think other Ballers fans will also love, and the titles included are ordered by their votes.

So what are your favorite movies and TV series like Ballers? Vote your favorite programs up to the top of the list.

With more than 40 million people visiting Ranker every month, we are able to offer you data-driven recommendations based on voting across thousands of film & TV polls.

  • Entourage
    Photo: HBO
    Entourage is an American comedy-drama television series that premiered on HBO on July 18, 2004 and concluded on September 11, 2011, after eight seasons. The series was created and largely written by Doug Ellin and chronicles the acting career of Vincent Chase, a young A-list movie star, and his childhood friends from Queens, New York City, as they navigate the unfamiliar terrain of Los Angeles, California. Mark Wahlberg and Stephen Levinson served as the show's executive producers, and its premise is loosely based on Wahlberg's experiences as an up-and-coming film star. The series deals with themes of male friendship and real-life situations in modern-day Hollywood. The show is known for... more on Wikipedia
    Is this a good next watch?

    More Entourage 

    23 Things Entourage Got Wrong About HollywoodThe Best Entourage Characters of All Time#268 of 334 The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years

  • Silicon Valley
    Photo: HBO
    Silicon Valley is an American television sitcom created by Mike Judge, John Altschuler and Dave Krinsky. The series focuses on six young men who found a startup company in Silicon Valley. The series premiered on April 6, 2014, on HBO. The first season consisted of eight episodes. HBO renewed the series for a second season, which premiered on April 12, 2015. On April 13, 2015, HBO renewed Silicon Valley for a third season.... more on Wikipedia
    Is this a good next watch?

    More Silicon Valley 

    Ranking the Best Seasons of 'Silicon Valley'20 Ways HBO's Silicon Valley Is Just Like the Real Thing#197 of 453 The Funniest TV Shows of All Time

  • Billions
    Photo: Billions / Showtime
    Billions (Showtime, 2016) is an American television drama series created by Brian Koppelman, David Levien, and Andrew Ross Sorkin, loosely based on the legal battles between Preet Bharara and Steve Cohen. U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades (Paul Giamatti) goes after hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod (Damian Lewis) in a battle between two powerful New York figures.... more on Wikipedia
    Is this a good next watch?

    More Billions 

    The Best Seasons of 'Billions'#242 of 639 The Best TV Shows To Binge Watch#221 of 352 The Greatest TV Dramas of All Time

  • Power
    Photo: Starz
    Power (Starz, 2014) is an American crime drama-thriller television series created by Courtney Kemp Agboh. James St. Patrick (Omari Hardwick) struggles to balance his life as a New York City nightclub owner and as a major player in one of the city's biggest illegal drug networks.... more on Wikipedia
    Is this a good next watch?

    More Power 

    #21 of 165 TV Shows Most Loved by African-Americans#64 of 117 All The TV Shows Ending in 2020, Ranked#5 of 39 The Best TV Shows with Non-White Stars