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[09/30/20 - 06:56 AM]
NBC Reveals Cast for the New Comedy "Young Rock"
The show will explore the crazy rollercoaster that has shaped Dwayne Johnson into the man he is today and the larger-than-life characters he's met along the way.

[08/27/20 - 12:02 PM]
It's Go Time as NBC Kickstarts the Season with Everyone's Favorite Series
"The Voice," "Weakest Link" and "Ellen's Game of Games" are among the series on tap this fall.

[06/16/20 - 11:00 AM]
NBC Enters the 2020-21 Season with Unprecedented Stability Across Its Schedule, Featuring Hit Dramas, Beloved Comedies and Powerhouse Alternative Programming
The network's fall schedule sees 16 returning shows, and one new drama with "Law & Order: Organized Crime."

[03/13/20 - 11:11 PM]
Development Update: Friday, March 13
Updates include: CBS All Access pushes "Tooning Out the News" premiere; production on nearly all broadcast pilots to be delayed or suspended; and The CW's "The 100" to complete final episode.

[01/11/20 - 09:17 AM]
From Nahnatchka Khan and Dwayne Johnson, NBC Has Given an 11-Episode Series Order to "Young Rock," A Single-Cam Comedy Inspired by Johnson Himself
The series will be executive produced by Nahnatchka Khan, Dwayne Johnson, Jeff Chiang, Dany Garcia, Hiram Garcia, Brian Gewirtz and Jennifer Carreras.







YOUNG ROCK (NBC)
Premieres in Midseason 2021 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
???
STATUS:
new in 2020/2021 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (11 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from NBC's press release, June 2020) The pace doesn't slow as the season continues with several high-profile debuts pairing with huge returning hits to keep the network's year-round momentum in full swing. Star-studded comedy premieres include "Kenan," starring Kenan Thompson as a recently widowed host of Atlanta's #2 morning show who struggles to balance his job and his young daughters; Tina Fey & Robert Carlock's "Mr. Mayor" stars Ted Danson as a wealthy businessman who runs for mayor of Los Angeles for all the wrong reasons; and producer and star Dwayne Johnson is set for "Young Rock" from Nahnatchka Khan ("Fresh Off the Boat"), in a series focusing on and inspired by the formative years of the global superstar. Fans will rejoice at the return of two favorite series as Jane Levy and the gang are back for season two of "Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist" and the ladies of "Good Girls" are set for season four. NBC ordered 12 scripted pilots in its last development cycle, with decisions yet to be made due to delayed production schedules.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Adrian Groulx as Dwayne Johnson (AKA Dewey)
· Ana Tuisila as Lia Maivia
· Bradley Constant as Dwayne Johnson, Age 15
· Joseph Lee Anderson as Rocky Johnson
· Stacey Leilua as Ata Johnson
· Uli Latukefu as Dwayne Johnson, Age 18-20
CREW INFORMATION:
· Brian Gewirtz as EP
· Dany Garcia as EP
· Dwayne Johnson as EP
· Hiram Garcia as EP
· Jeff Chiang as CRTR/EP
· Jeffrey Walker as CO-EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jennifer Carreras as EP
· Nahnatchka Khan as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Fierce Baby Productions
· Seven Bucks Productions
· Universal Television