The Hoop Life

Summary

The Hoop Life is an American drama series depicting the lives of a team of basketball players in the fictional UBA (United Basketball Association) that aired on Showtime from July 4, 1999 until March 19, 2000. starring Rick Peters as Greg Marr, Mykelti Williamson as Marvin Buxton, and Cirroc Lofton as b-ball prodigy Curtis Thorpe.

The Hoop Life
GenreDrama
Created bySean Jablonski
Starring
ComposerBennie Wallace
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes22
Production
Executive producerJoe Cacaci
Running time60 minutes
Production companies
DistributorParamount Domestic Television
Release
Original networkShowtime
Original releaseJuly 4, 1999 (1999-07-04) –
March 19, 2000 (2000-03-19)

CastEdit

EpisodesEdit

No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1
2
"The Hardwood"Kevin HooksSean JablonskiJuly 4, 1999 (1999-07-04)
3"It's All Greek to Me"TBATBAJuly 11, 1999 (1999-07-11)
4"Rookie"TBATBAJuly 18, 1999 (1999-07-18)
5"Of Human Bondage"TBATBAJuly 25, 1999 (1999-07-25)
6"The Doubleminded Man"TBATBAAugust 1, 1999 (1999-08-01)
7"Rook to Knight's Five"TBATBAAugust 8, 1999 (1999-08-08)
8"Acting on Impulse"TBATBAAugust 15, 1999 (1999-08-15)
9"Communication Breakdown"TBATBAAugust 22, 1999 (1999-08-22)
10"The Trade-Off"TBATBAAugust 29, 1999 (1999-08-29)
11"Young But Daily Growing"TBATBAOctober 10, 1999 (1999-10-10)
12"It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Locker Room"TBATBAOctober 17, 1999 (1999-10-17)
13"One Door Opens"TBATBAOctober 24, 1999 (1999-10-24)
14"A Knightmare"TBATBADecember 5, 1999 (1999-12-05)
15"Road Trip"TBATBADecember 12, 1999 (1999-12-12)
16"Skewed Confessions"TBATBADecember 19, 1999 (1999-12-19)
17"End Game"TBATBAJanuary 16, 2000 (2000-01-16)
18"Rock, Salt and Nails"TBATBAJanuary 23, 2000 (2000-01-23)
19"A Little Yen"TBATBAJanuary 30, 2000 (2000-01-30)
20"Back Stretch"TBATBAMarch 5, 2000 (2000-03-05)
21"The Talented Tenth"TBATBAMarch 12, 2000 (2000-03-12)
22"The Second Chance"TBATBAMarch 19, 2000 (2000-03-19)

External linksEdit

  • The Hoop Life at IMDb