The Rookie is a drama television series created for ABC by Alexi Hawley and is currently in the second season. The series is produced by ABC Studios and The Mark Gordon Company. The show stars Nathan Fillion, Alyssa Diaz, Richard T. Jones, Titus Makin Jr., Mercedes Mason, Melissa O’Neil, Afton Williamson, Eric Winter, and Mekia Cox
As for the plot, the official synopsis reads “John Nolan, a forty-five-year-old freshly divorced man from Pennsylvania, former owner of a construction company and father of a son in college, who, after inadvertently helping police officers during a bank robbery, moves to Los Angeles to pursue a new career as a police officer in the Los Angeles Police Department.”
“After graduating from the Police Academy, as the oldest rookie on the force, John must navigate the dangerous, unpredictable nature of his job and is determined to make it in his new career despite the challenges. Series lead Nathan Fillion stated the drama was inspired by a true story within the LAPD, as the precinct is one of just two that accepts new officers over the age of 37.”
The season is currently in the mid-season break and the next episode of the show will be 11 episodes. The title of the episode hasn’t been revealed yet but the update has been announced which is 23 February 2020.