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NBC announces premiere date for 'Young Rock' season two


The second season of Young Rock will premiere in March.

NBC announced their 2022 schedule this morning, announcing that the second season of Young Rock will premiere on Tuesday, March 15 at 8 pm. The series was renewed for a second season back on April 30.

The series follows The Rock through three different stages of his life: growing up in Hawaii in 1982, attending high school in 1987, and attending college in the 1990s. These stories are told while a future version of The Rock, played by himself, runs for president in the year 2032. The first season ended with The Rock awaiting election results.

A special holiday episode of Young Rock will premiere on NBC next month, December 15. The sypnosis, according to Deadline, reads: “Christmas Eve, 1982: An unexpected guest shows Dewey that this is the first in a long line of terrible Christmases. In 1987, Rocky [Johnson] and Dwayne take jobs as a mall Santa and elf. In 1993, Dwayne reluctantly spends a disastrous Christmas with Coach O.”