The Rookie

The Rookie

  • TV-14
  • 2018
  • 3 Seasons
  • 8.0  (21,318)

In this police drama, a 40-something man is inspired to change his life by becoming a police officer. He tries to bring his life experience and wisdom to the job, but he is hindered by the cruel age discrimination of his colleagues. The series stars Nathan Fillion (Firefly, Castle) in the title role.

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Seasons
New Blood
11. New Blood
April 18, 2021
When Professor Fiona Ryan's car window is smashed following a series of mysterious notes, Officer Nolan volunteers to guard her house overnight. Meanwhile, Lucy notices that Tim is being much nicer to his new boot than he was with her and she does not like it.
Man of Honor
10. Man of Honor
April 11, 2021
Officers Harper and Nolan respond to a bank robbery in progress and realize the motives of the thief run much deeper than just needing money. Meanwhile, Officers Jackson and Chen's first day riding without training officers isn't what they thought it would be.
Amber
9. Amber
April 4, 2021
An Amber Alert sends the team on a race against time to find a newborn infant who was stolen from a local hospital. Meanwhile, Officers Jackson and Chen work their last shift as rookies as Officer Nolan continues on for 30 more days.
Bad Blood
8. Bad Blood
March 28, 2021
Officer Nolan, Officer Harper and Detective Lopez are assigned to the kidnapping of the son of a criminal court judge who has a long list of enemies who could possibly be involved.
True Crime
7. True Crime
February 28, 2021
The team gets the true crime docuseries treatment when they analyze a recent case featuring a former child actor whose adult life has garnered him a cult following.
Revelations
6. Revelations
February 21, 2021
Officer Nolan's decision to return to school in order to become a training officer is proving to be much harder than he expected. Meanwhile, Officer Chen considers going into undercover work after getting a taste of the job when Harper's former colleague needs help.
Lockdown
5. Lockdown
February 14, 2021
Officer Nolan is taken hostage by a man with nothing to lose while the station goes on lockdown and races to identify the suspect before time runs out. Meanwhile, Officer Jackson and his training officer, Officer Doug Stanton, reach a tipping point in their relationship that could end Jackson's career.
Sabotage
4. Sabotage
January 24, 2021
Officer Jackson West's relationship with his new training officer, Stanton, has escalated and he begins to work with Sergeant Grey to find a solution.
La Fiera
3. La Fiera
January 17, 2021
Officer John Nolan's mom makes an unannounced visit that complicates his life, and Sergeant Grey considers retiring.
In Justice
2. In Justice
January 10, 2021
Officer John Nolan and Officer Nyla Harper are assigned to a community policing center to help rebuild their station's reputation in the community. Nolan is determined to make a positive impact but Nyla has her doubts.
Consequences
1. Consequences
January 3, 2021
Nearing the end of his training, Nolan now faces his biggest challenge as a police officer yet when he must come to terms with the choices he has made in pursuit of the truth.
The Rookie
The Rookie

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In this police drama, a 40-something man is inspired to change his life by becoming a police officer. He tries to bring his life experience and wisdom to the job, but he is hindered by the cruel age discrimination of his colleagues. The series stars Nathan Fillion (Firefly, Castle) in the title role.The Rookie is a series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (51 episodes). The series first aired on October 16, 2018.

The Rookie is available for streaming on the ABC (US) website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Rookie on demand at Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, FuboTV, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play, Apple TV and ABC.

  • Premiere Date
    October 16, 2018
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (21,318)