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The Rookie 

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Starting over isn't easy, especially for John Nolan who, after a life-altering incident, is pursuing his dream of joining the LAPD. As their oldest rookie, he's met with skepticism from those who see him as just a walking midlife crisis.

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Series cast summary:
Nathan Fillion ...  John Nolan 41 episodes, 2018-2020
Alyssa Diaz ...  Angela Lopez 41 episodes, 2018-2020
Richard T. Jones ...  Sergeant Wade Grey 41 episodes, 2018-2020
Titus Makin Jr. ...  Jackson West 41 episodes, 2018-2020
Melissa O'Neil ...  Lucy Chen 41 episodes, 2018-2020
Eric Winter ...  Tim Bradford 41 episodes, 2018-2020
Afton Williamson ...  Talia Bishop 20 episodes, 2018-2019
Mekia Cox ...  Nyla Harper 18 episodes, 2019-2020
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The series follows John Nolan, a 40-year-old man who moves from his comfortable, small-town life to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of being a police officer for the Los Angeles Police Department. He must navigate the dangerous, humorous, and unpredictable world of a "young" cop, determined to make his second shot at life count.

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Trivia

ABC announced a straight-to-series order on October 26, 2017. In January 2018, Liz Friedlander signed on to direct and executive produce the pilot. Production on the pilot began on March 7, 2018, with filming taking place in Los Angeles and New York. See more »

Goofs

The series is set in Los Angeles, California and throughout the series when police and emergency vehicles have their emergency lights on, they are missing a solid red light. According to the California Vehicle Code, all police and emergency vehicles are required to have at least one solid red light when the emergency lights are on facing forward. See more »

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Referenced in Take Two: All About Ava (2018) See more »

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I liked it.
17 October 2018 | by iix-31422See all my reviews

In this season off terrible TV shows like FBI, Mayan MC and Magnum P,I, This show is a breath of fresh air. The characters are in place in the first 15 minutes of the beginning. We know where we stand and how the show is going to run. The writers apparently DON'T think we are stupid like the ones in "Manifest". This is not a re-invention of TV but, god, did we need something that didn't suck in this worst TV season of all ages (I refer to "The Connors" ).


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