Sports drama The Game, which Paramount Plus revived after its nine-year run on The CW and BET, returns to the streaming service for season two on Thursday, December 15. That night, two episodes will drop in the U.S. and Canada and then a new episode will appear every week throughout the season’s ten-episode run. The show will premiere on Paramount Plus in the UK, Australia and Latin America on Friday, December 16. Premiere dates for other markets will be announced at a later time.
The Game, which looks at Black culture, romance and family life through the lens of professional football, stars Wendy Raquel Robinson, Hosea Chanchez, Adriyan Rae, Vaughn Hebron, Analisa Velez and Toby Sandeman. Guest stars returning to the series to reprise their roles include Tim Daly as Colonel Ulysses S. Thatcher and legacy cast members Coby Bell as Jason Pitts and Rockmond Dunbar as Pookie. This season also features appearances by legacy cast members Rick Fox as himself and Barry Floyd as Tee Tee.
The Game is executive produced by showrunner and writer Devon Greggory, original show creator Mara Brock Akil, Salim Akil, original executive producer Kelsey Grammer and Tom Russo of Grammnet NH Productions. Peter O’Fallon, Barry Safchik and Michael Platt also executive produce. The series is produced by CBS Studios, Inphiniti Entertainment, Akil Productions and Grammnet NH Productions.
Season one of The Game, as well as episodes from the original series, are also available to stream exclusively on Paramount Plus. The series is distributed internationally by Paramount Global Content Distribution.