Under Armour Basketball’s new inaugural series, Home Court: Baltimore is now live on YouTube! This first season spotlights UA’s home base of Baltimore, Maryland, and explores the cultural impact basketball, style, food and music rooted in Charm City. Sarunas Jackson, star of HBO series Insecure and a former hooper, takes viewers on a journey of discovery, where he meets up with locals at iconic establishments within various inner-communities for an intimate view of B’more’s unique culture.
Baltimore is known for its tough attitude and preserving authenticity to the highest degree. Watching the series offers viewers a front seat to discover the streets of Baltimore and dive into the resilient nature of the city through the subcultures present in the game of basketball, homegrown fashion trends, truly local eats and the artists influencing Baltimore sounds via the underground club music of which the city is notorious for.
Directed by Shomi Patwary—a filmmaker known for his work with A$AP Mob, Beyoncé and Pusha T.
Episode 1: Ball-timore, where to hoop and how they ball
- Conversations with NBA shooting guard Will Barton and Team Thrill, a youth basketball program he founded, and their greater vision of how they “protect the family”, represent the city, and what they hope to accomplish through the game
- Balling with local legends Aquille Carr and Terry Hosley to showcase how the game has shaped their lives and casting a spotlight on the heated cross-town rivalries between the East and West side
Home Court: Welcome to Ball-timore