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[04/02/21 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Friday, April 2
Updates include: Disney+ pulls the plug on "The Right Stuff"; HBO Max to tape "Friends" reunion next week; and ABC's "The Goldbergs" to pay tribute to the late George Segal.

[02/10/21 - 11:36 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, February 10
Updates include: Gina Carano terminated from "The Mandalorian"; Charisma Carpenter, Michelle Trachtenberg allege misconduct against Joss Whedon; and HBO, HBO Max both pass on a pair of projects.

[01/15/21 - 11:29 PM]
Development Update: Friday, January 15
Updates include: Ethan Hawke set as villain in "Moon Knight" at Disney+; Kantemir Balagov to helm HBO's "The Last of Us"; and Apple TV+ fills out cast of Kevin Durant's "Swagger."

[01/15/21 - 01:05 PM]
NBC Set Premiere Dates for Its Two Upcoming Comedies "Young Rock" and "Kenan"
Look for both series back-to-back beginning Tuesday, February 16 in place of "Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist," which will return in the spring.

[11/23/20 - 11:40 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 23
Updates include: Ken Jennings to guest host new episodes of "Jeopardy!"; NBC eyes "Finding Forrester" TV series; and Marianne Jean-Baptiste to recur on "Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan" at Amazon.

[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)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
2/16/21 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (spring 2021)
TIME SLOT:
tuesdays from 8:00 PM-8:30 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (11 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from NBC's press release, January 2021) Young Rock" focuses on different chapters of Dwayne Johnson's life. From growing up in a strong and resilient family, to being surrounded by the wild characters of his professional wrestling family, to playing football at the University of Miami, the show will explore the crazy rollercoaster that has shaped Dwayne into the man he is today and the larger-than-life characters he's met along the way.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Adrian Groulx as Dwayne Johnson (AKA Dewey)
· Ana Tuisila as Lia Maivia
· Bradley Constant as Dwayne Johnson, Age 15
· Dwayne Johnson as Dwayne Johnson
· Fasitua Amosa
· John Tui
· 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