Relive the ascent to basketball greatness of the Los Angeles Lakers.
It’s showtime for Pinoy basketball enthusiasts, especially Lakers fans, when SKY debuts HBO’s newest sports drama series “Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty,” launching exclusively on HBO and HBO GO on March 7 (Monday) at 10 a.m., the same time as the US on HBO, and accessible to stream on HBO GO.
The ten-episode HBO Original series, executive produced by award-winning filmmaker Adam McKay and based on the book “Showtime: Magic, Kareem, Riley, and the Los Angeles Lakers Dynasty of the 1980s” by New York bestselling author Jeff Pearlman, depicts the iconic rise of the Los Angeles Lakers as the most dominant and revered basketball dynasty of the 1980s.
Relive how American business mogul Jerry Buss (John C. Reilly), with the help of head coach Pat Riley (Adrien Brody), superstar big man Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Solomon Hughes), and charismatic floor general Earvin “Magic” Johnson, guided the franchise to basketball greatness, winning title after title during the team’s historic Showtime era (Quincy Isaiah).
Follow the team’s off-court drama, which has created headlines and established their legacy throughout the years, in addition to their on-court success.
Jason Clarke, Norm Nixon, Sally Field, Hadley Robinson, Jason Segel, Gabby Hoffman, Rob Morgan, Tamera Tomakili, Michael Chiklis, Sean Patrick Small, and more star in this star-studded HBO Original.
Enjoy some of basketball’s greatest years and stars in “Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty,” which premieres on HBO via SKYcable on March 7 at 10 a.m., the same time as the US, with a same-day repeat at 10 p.m. (SD Ch. 54 and HD Ch. 168 in Mega Manila; SD Ch. 402 and HD Ch. 710 in regional areas). New episodes will air every Monday at 9 a.m. after the premiere.
Fans may now watch the series on HBO GO, which is also available through an SKY subscription for as little as P99 per month.
HBO GO is available to existing SKYcable members with an HBO PAK subscription at no additional charge. Visit mysky.com.ph/hbogo for more information on how to apply.