The Rookie is a comedy-drama by ABC. The show started airing on October 16, 2018, and it continued airing till April 16, 2019. The first season of the show had twenty episodes in total. It was pretty good, and it has a rating of 8 on IMDB, which is pretty high.
As I said, the show only just ended so there is a little chance that the news of renewal will come out soon. But, the fans are optimistic that the show will end up being renewed. If the show does get renewed, then it is possible that the second season would air later this year.
We know that the rating of a show is important when you are considering the renewal. The first season of the show averages a 0.73 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 4.17 million viewers. So far there has been no news about the renewal of the show but, we should expect more news to come out later.
If the show is renewed, then we could see the main cast returning for the second season. Here is the possible cast for the second season of The Rookie: Nathan Fillion, Mercedes Mason, Alyssa Diaz, Melissa O’Neil, Afton Williamson, Richard T. Jones, Titus Makin, and Eric Winter.
The show focuses on John Nolan who is a gut from a small-town. John endures a life-changing experience, and thus he makes up his mind that he would chase his dream of becoming an LAPD officer. He becomes the oldest rookie on the force. The higher-ups believe that he is going through a midlife crisis. He tries his very best to keep up with his younger co-workers. John could his experience that he has gained with age to cement his place. He does possess a secret weapon, and that is his sense of humor.