The Game

OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES

 

 

“STREAM IT. The return of The Game carries on what made the original series so popular: Well-written characters dealing with real issues.”

– Decider

“THE REPRISE OF THE BELOVED SERIES FEELS FAMILIAR YET STILL NEW… THERE’S LOTS OF POTENTIAL WITH THIS NEW REVIVAL.”

– Vibe

“…The football dramedy you know and love is back at it”

– TVLine

“The Game has made all the right moves”

– Black Girl Nerds

Trailer

Cast

WENDY RAQUEL ROBINSON

as Tasha Mack

HOSEA CHANCHEZ

as Malik Wright

ADRIYAN RAE

as Brittany Pitts

VAUGHN HEBRON

as Jamison Fields

ANALISA VELEZ

as Raquel Navarro

TOBY SANDEMAN

as Garret Evans

TIM DALY

as Colonel Ulysses S. Thatcher

CECIL BLUTCHER

as Caleb

ROCKMOND DUNBAR

as Pookie

 POOCH HALL

as DERWIN DAVIS

 COBY BELL

as JASON PITTS

For Your Consideration

 OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES

Executive Producer/Showrunner: Devon Greggory
Executive Producers: Mara Brock Akil, Salim Akil, Kelsey Grammer, Tom Russo, Peter O’Fallon
Co-Executive Producers: Barry Safchik, Michael Platt, Maiaya Williams, Alessia Costantini, Jordan McMahon
Produced by: Bobbi Sue Luther
Producers: Producer: Brian Egeston, Wendy Raquel Robinson, Hosea Chanchez

Relocating from San Diego to Sin City, THE GAME returns with a mix of original cast and new players to offer a modern-day examination of Black culture through the prism of pro football. The team will tackle racism, sexism, classism and more as they fight for fame, fortune, respect and love—all while trying to maintain their souls as they each play THE GAME.

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES

Wendy Raquel Robinson

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES

Hosea Chanchez

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES

Adriyan Rae
Analisa Velez

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES

Vaughn Hebron
Toby Sandeman
Tim Daly
Cecil Blutcher

OUTSTANDING GUEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES

Rockmond Dunbar
Pooch Hall
Coby Bell

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A COMEDY SERIES

Ali LeRoi (Episode 107)
Peter O’Fallon (Episode 110)

OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A COMEDY SERIES

Mara Brock Akil & Devon Greggory (Episode 101)

OUTSTANDING CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES (HALF- HOUR)

Paul Sommers

OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION DESIGN FOR A NARRATIVE PROGRAM (HALF-HOUR)

OUTSTANDING CASTING FOR A COMEDY SERIES

OUTSTANDING CONTEMPORARY COSTUMES

OUTSTANDING SINGLE-CAMERA PICTURE EDITING FOR A COMEDY SERIES

 

OUTSTANDING CONTEMPORARY HAIRSTYLING

 

OUTSTANDING CONTEMPORARY MAKEUP (NON-PROSTHETIC)

OUTSTANDING MUSIC SUPERVISION

OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL MUSIC AND LYRICS

 

OUTSTANDING NARRATOR

Kelsey Grammer

Episodes

Episode 101 | “A Taste of Vegas”

Series Premiere. Tasha Mack (Wendy Raquel Robinson) juggles her flourishing business and the careers of her clients, including that of her son’s, Malik Wright (Hosea Chanchez), who is intent on taking his future with the Vegas Fighting Fury to the next level. Meanwhile, Brittany Pitts (Adriyan Rae), the resourceful daughter of Jason and Kelly Pitts, and aspiring pro-football player Jamison Fields (Vaughn Hebron) find themselves in Vegas as well, searching for opportunity and potentially escaping their pasts.

 

 

Episode 107 | “It’s a Hard Knock Life”

In the Las Vegas Fighting Fury’s episode of “Hard Blocks,” star quarterback Malik Wright prepares for his signature sneaker launch and the controversy surrounding undrafted rookie Jamison Fields calls for an image rehabilitation.

 

 

Episode 110 | “Reshuffling the Deck”

Season finale. As the inaugural game for the Las Vegas Fightin’ Fury approaches, Malik negotiates with the Colonel as the players’ representative to avoid a potential strike and Brittany comes clean to Tasha about Club EndZone.