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  • TV-14
  • 2021
  • 1 Season
  • 7.2  (3,870)

Rebel is a legal drama series that premiered on ABC in 2021. The show stars Katey Sagal, John Corbett, Lex Scott Davis, and other talented actors. The series is inspired by the life of Erin Brockovich, a legal clerk and environmental activist who helped win a lawsuit against Pacific Gas and Electric.

Rebel (Sagal) is a fearless and unconventional lawyer who fights for people who have been wronged. She aims to take on the system and the powerful corporations that prioritize profits over people. She has a strong sense of justice, and she believes that everyone deserves to be heard and represented, no matter their social status or background. Rebel is a mother of three grown children and a widow, who lost her husband due to medical malpractice.

The show follows Rebel’s journey as she takes on some of the biggest corporations in the country. She leads a team of legal associates, including her ex-husband, who is also a lawyer. Rebel’s team includes Benji (James Lesure), Lana (Tamala Jones), and Cassidy (Lex Scott Davis). Benji is a tech-savvy lawyer who helps Rebel gather evidence and create a case that is solid enough to win. Lana is a no-nonsense paralegal who keeps the team organized, and Cassidy is a young lawyer who learns from Rebel’s unconventional methods.

John Corbett plays Grady Bello, Rebel’s ex-husband who is also a lawyer. Although the two are divorced, they still share a strong connection and work together on cases. Despite their past conflicts, Grady and Rebel still have feelings for each other, which occasionally leads to moments of tension and humor.

The show delves into several relevant and challenging issues, including healthcare, education, and politics. Each episode depicts a new case that Rebel and her team undertake. The cases range from environmental crises to medical malpractice, and the team is always up against powerful corporations and wealthy individuals. The show also explores Rebel’s personal life, including her relationship with her children and her attempt to find love after losing her husband.

Rebel is an excellent legal drama that features a strong and compelling central character. Katey Sagal is phenomenal in the role of Rebel, and she brings a sense of gravitas and humor to the character. John Corbett and the rest of the supporting cast are also great, and they provide strong supporting performances.

The show explores some weighty issues and raises important questions about justice and fairness. Rebel’s approach to law often involves bending the rules, which creates tension with her colleagues and the people who oppose her. However, Rebel’s methods are effective, and she often manages to find a loophole that allows her to win the case.

Overall, Rebel is a thrilling and entertaining legal drama that offers something for everyone. It is a strong addition to ABC’s lineup, and it is sure to appeal to fans of legal dramas and anyone who is interested in social justice issues.

Rebel is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on April 8, 2021.

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36 Hours
10. 36 Hours
June 10, 2021
Rebel, Cruz, Lana and Ziggy round up an army of support to bring the Stonemore Medical case to a close.
Trial Day
9. Trial Day
June 10, 2021
Rebel's personal life becomes headline news and she begrudgingly distances herself from the Stonemore Medical trial.
It's All About the Chemistry
8. It's All About the Chemistry
June 3, 2021
While Rebel tries to convince a key witness to testify in their case against Stonemore Medical, Lana confronts Grady about someone from his past.
7. Race
May 27, 2021
Against Rebel's advice, Cruz turns to a familiar source to help dig up proof that proves the Stonemore valve is faulty. Elsewhere, Rebel, Cassidy and Grady come together to help Ziggy after learning that her friends have been unjustly expelled from school. Meanwhile, Lana continues to search for more information about Angela and instead is confronted with a shocking revelation.
Just Because You're Paranoid
6. Just Because You're Paranoid
May 20, 2021
Rebel and Lana track down a former sales rep who could be the secret weapon in their case against Stonemore Medical. Meanwhile, Sean reveals his truth to Ziggy; Nate and Misha grow closer; and Cruz has doubts about Angela's intentions.
Heart Burned
5. Heart Burned
May 13, 2021
Rebel goes to great lengths to help save Helen's life after being denied her surgery and continues to push Cruz to negotiate the recall and study of the heart valve. Meanwhile, Cassidy and Lana try to help Luke when his personal life jeopardizes his career and reputation. Elsewhere, Cruz gets close to someone new.
The Right Thing
4. The Right Thing
May 6, 2021
As new details surrounding Sharon's cause of death are revealed, Cruz suffers a medical emergency that leads to troublesome consequences. Meanwhile, Rebel and Grady team up against a crooked funeral homeowner, and Lana meets someone from her past.
3. Superhero
April 22, 2021
Rebel and a group of residents take a stand to fight for clean water. Meanwhile, Cassidy's new role puts the Stonemore case in jeopardy, and Grady grows frustrated when Rebel remains consumed with her work; and Cruz reaches his breaking point.
Patient X
2. Patient X
April 15, 2021
Blindsided and upset by Grady's sudden change of heart, Rebel proceeds to help Cruz build their case against Stonemore and enlists Lana's assistance to convince a former patient to aid in their case. Meanwhile, Cassidy shares surprising news with Cruz who is simultaneously dealing with trauma from his own past. Elsewhere, Nate tries to prove Rebel wrong and recruits a colleague to help with his heart valve study.
1. Pilot
April 8, 2021
Rebel stops at nothing to convince Cruz to join her fight against Stonemore Medical and simultaneously enlists Lana and Cassidy to protect a woman from her abusive boyfriend. While Rebel is out saving others, her husband, Grady, stands on the sidelines and picks up the pieces at home.
Where to Watch Rebel
Rebel is available for streaming on the ABC website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Rebel on demand at Hulu.
  • Premiere Date
    April 8, 2021
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (3,870)