SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE
SIGN IN SEARCH MENU
SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE


The Game

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Comedy-Drama
Broadcast on: SABC1, SABC3, Vuzu, Vuzu Amp

Rate:

6.8

Add to Show Favourites

Seasons

Season 3

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
The CW 03 Oct 2008 15 May 2009 Fridays, 20h30 - 21h00 22
SABC1 21 Jan 2011 17 Jun 2011 Fridays, 20h30 - 21h00 22
Vuzu 20 Jun 2012 14 Nov 2012 Wednesdays, 19h00 - 19h30 22


Season 3

The Game is an American comedy-drama television series created by Mara Brock Akil and produced by Kelsey Grammer as a spinoff of Girlfriends, which follows the fortunes of a group of women who all have relationships with professional football players.

A comedy series that initially centres round Melanie Barnett (played by Tia Mowry) - a first-year medical school student.

Melanie's given up an offer of admission to Johns Hopkins University's medical school in Baltimore to follow her boyfriend Derwin Davis (Pooch Hall), a professional football player, to San Diego, against the advice of her parents. Derwin is a first-year rookie with a team called the "San Diego Sabers".

As Melanie settles into her new life, she meets Tasha Mack (Wendy Raquel Robinson), the mother of Sabers' starting quarterback Malik Wright (Hosea Chanchez), and Kelly Pitts (Brittany Daniel), the wife of Sabers' captain Jason Pitts (Coby Bell).

As she learns to balance her new roles as both med student and the partner of an NFL player, Tasha and Kelly warn her to keep a close eye on her boyfriend because of the numerous "gold diggers" who approach the professional football players.

Season 6 introduced new characters to the show in the form of Keira Michelle Whitaker (Lauren London) and Bryce "Blue" Westbrook (Jay Ellis). They joined fellow cast members Wendy Raquel Robinson, Hosea Chanchez, Coby Bell and Brandy Norwood after Tia Mowry left the show.

The show was created by the creator and producers of Girlfriends and is executive produced by Mara Brock Akil, Salim Akil, Kenny Smith, Erica Montolfo-Buro and Kelsey Grammer. Hale Rothstein and Jennifer Genzuk-Rice joined as executive procucers in Season 8.


Season 3 Cast

as
Melanie Barnett

as
Kelly Pitts

as
Malik Wright

as
Jason Pitts

as
Derwin Davis

as
Tasha Mack

as
Brittany

as
Cameron Barnett

as
Dionne

as
Dr. James Barnett

as
Herself

as
Herself

as
Irv Smiff

as
Tee Tee

as
Coach Ross

as
Janay

as
Jerome

as
Rick Fox

as
Bren

as
Camille Rose

as
Chauncey

as
Dr. Dawson

as
Himself

as
Himself

as
Joe

as
Leola

as
Nick

as
Pookie

as
Pucci

as
Roman

as
Ronald 'Ronnie' Dawson

as
Sheila

as
Tina

as
Shiela

as
McHottie


LATEST ARTICLES

SAFTAs introduce new Best Online Content Award

Power to the people, man.


Generations: The Legacy Teasers - January 2021

Gadaffi is rattled, Jack reels and Sphe tries to hide her jealousy.


New on TV today: Friday 4 December

The Kings of Jo'burg take over Netflix and Curiosity Channel rides the trains in On the Rails.


Wanna date actor Neels van Jaarsveld? Here's how!

He's the bachelor of a new 13-episode series Op my Eish and he's looking for a soul mate.


SAFTAs call for jury members for 15th awards

It's never happened before so it's good news that it has. A transparent, national call for jurors.


The Bold and the Beautiful on Eva Teasers - January 2021

Taylor's presence causes all sorts of ructions and questions.


VIA's family swap reality show now casting for Season 2

Each family receives a R5,000 fee for four days of switching lives.


New on TV today: Thursday 3 December

Two shows return tonight: The Titan Games on M-Net and Alaskan Bush People on Discovery.


Idols 16: Top 2 reveal! - song choices

The final three release their singles this Sunday before the ejection of one. See their descriptions of their tracks...


The End of Paradise Teasers - January 2021

Whoop! The first teasers for a fresh, new year. 2021.

LATEST SITE ACTIVITY


More activity at TVSA Central



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS






×
×

You browser doesn't have Flash, Silverlight, Gears, BrowserPlus or HTML5 support.