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Chris Rock Remixes Tamborine in First-of-Its-Kind New Netflix Special

ALSO: This Is Us, Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist, The Resident, Prodigal Son, and more.
  • Chris Rock in Total Blackout: The Tamborine Extended Cut. (Photo: Netflix)
    Chris Rock in Total Blackout: The Tamborine Extended Cut. (Photo: Netflix)

    Comedians are known to continually tinker with their comedy sets, but Chris Rock seems to be taking that one step further. Like standup comedy's answer to George Lucas and Francis Ford Coppola, Rock has revisited his 2018 Netflix special Tamborine and given it a re-edit. The result is Chris Rock Total Blackout: The Tamborine Extended Cut, which expands upon the original production with a host of new jokes and extras.

    Also today: Season premiere time for The Resident and Prodigal Son, Zoey struggles to make time with that special someone on Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist, and Two Sentence Horror Stories returns The CW with back-to-back episodes. Here's what's new and noteworthy on TV this Tuesday:

    STANDUP SPECIAL: Chris Rock gives his soul-baring 2018 standup special "a remix" in Chris Rock Total Blackout: The Tamborine Extended Cut, promising new jokes, interviews and behind-the-scenes moments, including an appearance from Dave Chappelle. Watch trailer. Streaming on Netflix

    NEW EPISODE: New information comes to light on This Is Us, and what Randall (Sterling K. Brown) learns about his birth mother changes everything. Watch preview. 9:00 PM ET on NBC

    NEW EPISODE: Zoey (Jane Levy) finds her attempts to spend private time with Max (Skylar Astin) continually thwarted on Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist. Meanwhile, the Clarke family gets a special visitor when Emily's sister (Jee Young Han) comes to help with the baby. Watch preview8:00 PM ET on NBC

    SEASON PREMIERE: Conrad (Matt Czuchry) and Nic (Emily VanCamp) prepare for their wedding day in the Season 4 opener of The Resident as flashbacks to the early days of the COVID-19 crisis shine a light on the heroism displayed by the hospital's doctors and staff. Watch trailer. 8:00 PM ET on FOX

    SEASON PREMIERE: The second season of Prodigal Son finds Malcolm Bright (Tom Payne) sifting through the wreckage of his personal life in the aftermath of his sister's shocking actions. Now he must protect his mother from a secret that could once again tear the family apart. Watch preview9:00 PM ET on FOX

    SEASON PREMIERE: Five high school seniors in their first detention find themselves falling prey to a terrifying monster as Two Sentence Horror Stories returns for its second season with two back-to-back episodes. Watch trailer. 8:00 PM ET on The CW

    SEASON FINALE: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. closes out the sixth season of Finding Your Roots by helping Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, news anchor Norah O’Donnell, and fashion designer Zac Posen explore their immigrant family origins. 8:00 PM ET on PBS

    Mike Attebery is Senior Editor at Primetimer and the author of seven mystery thrillers. Follow him on Twitter at @mikeattebery.

    TOPICS: Chris Rock, Chris Rock: Tamborine, Chris Rock Total Blackout: The Tamborine Extended Cut