The Rookie

The Rookie is inspired by a true story. John Nolan is the oldest rookie in the LAPD. At an age where most are at the peak of their career, Nolan cast aside his comfortable, small town life and moved to L.A. to pursue his dream of being a cop. Now, surrounded by rookies twenty years his junior, Nolan must navigate the dangerous, humorous and unpredictable world of a "young" cop, determined to make his second shot at life count.

Show Info

Network: United States ABC (2018 - now)
Schedule: Tuesdays at 22:00 (60 min)
Status: Running
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama Crime
Episodes ordered: 20 episodes
Created by: Alexi Hawley

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Plain Clothes Day

Episode 1x14; Feb 26, 2019

The rookies are really put to the test when their training officers accompany them out of uniform for Plain Clothes Day, which forces them to make all the decisions while on patrol. Meanwhile, Officer Nolan tries to prove he has been progressing fast

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Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x13: Caught StealingFeb 19, 2019
1x12: HeartbreakFeb 12, 2019
1x11: RedwoodJan 22, 2019
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