NBC Announces Premiere Date For "Young Rock" Sitcom, Updated Details & Trailer For Show

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A premiere date is now set for Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's new sitcom coming to NBC.

The popular broadcast network announced this week that the "Young Rock" comedy series will officially debut on NBC on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at 8pm Eastern Time / 5pm Pacific Time.

The 30-minute series will air weekly on NBC as part of the channel's new one-hour comedy block on Tuesday nights, which also includes the new "Kenan" series with longtime Saturday Night Live (SNL) cast member Kenan Thompson.

According to past promotional materials for the show, "Young Rock" will chronicle the formative years of the future WWE Hall Of Fame legend turned Hollywood A-list actor and producer, with Johnson reportedly appearing as himself in every episode.

Featured below are the latest promotional materials released by NBC for the new "Young Rock" sitcom set to premiere on 2/16 at 8pm EST.

“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.

Dwayne Johnson, Joseph Lee Anderson, Stacey Leilua, Adrian Groulx, Bradley Constant, Uli Latukefu, Ana Tuisila, Fasitua Amosa and John Tui star.

Nahnatchka Khan, Dwayne Johnson, Jeff Chiang, Dany Garcia, Hiram Garcia, Brian Gewirtz and Jennifer Carreras serve as executive producers.

“Young Rock” is produced by Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, Seven Bucks Productions and Fierce Baby Productions.

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