Alexi Hawley

The Rookie Season 3 Set to Address Police Brutality Policing Issues

The Rookie Season 3 Set to Address Police Brutality, Policing Issues

With ABC's The Rookie set to return for a third season and the series' overall focus on officers-in-training, ABC Entertainment President Karey Burke revealed to Deadline Hollywood that series creator Alexi Hawley is calling in experts to discuss matters of policing and police brutality with show's writers:[caption id="attachment_1174715" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Rookie (ABC/Christopher Willard)[/caption] "Alexi Hawley[...]

The Rookie &#8211 The Royally Great Mekia Cox Cast As Series Regular

"The Rookie" – The Royally Great Mekia Cox Cast As Series Regular

as Jackson West, Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen and Eric Winter as Tim Bradford.Alexi Hawley is writer and executive producer Mark Gordon, Nathan Fillion, Michelle Chapman, Jon Steinberg, Bill Norcross, Terence Paul Winter and Rob Bowman are executive producers on the series Entertainment One (eOne) is the lead studio on “The Rookie,” a co-production with ABC Studios.[...]

The Rookie: eOne Afton Williamson Harassment Investigation Clears Accused [OPINION]

"The Rookie": eOne Afton Williamson Harassment Investigation Clears Accused [OPINION]

It was also concluded that the executive producers, including showrunner Alexi Hawley, addressed matters of which they were made aware promptly and in a fair and reasonable manner.We recognize and respect that as individuals, the lens through which we view situations, interactions and comments, can differ based on our experiences and perspectives As such, we[...]

The Rookie &#038 Afton Williamson: ABC Acts Like Theyre New at This [OPINION]

"The Rookie" & Afton Williamson: ABC Acts Like They're New at This [OPINION]

Showrunner Alexi Hawley - who Williamson names directly in her claims - has not surpridingly remained silent.[caption id="attachment_1012912" align="alignnone" width="900"] (ABC/Tony Rivetti)[/caption]With many considering Williamson the breakout star of the show's first season, fans are waiting for someone to address the controversy Even if the entire cast is contractually obligated to remain silent, you would[...]

The Rookie Faces a Standoff in Series Midseason Return (VIDEO)

The Rookie Faces a 'Standoff' in Series' Midseason Return (VIDEO)

Under the helm of showrunner Alexi Hawley (who worked with Fillion on Castle), the show's first eight episodes were strong The mix of comedy, drama, and police procedural - as well as the use of body cam footage - makes the show feel like Homicide: Life on the Street meets Brooklyn Nine-Nine.[caption id="attachment_845265" align="alignnone" width="855"] ABC[/caption]While the show[...]

ABCs Rookie Preview Highlights Nathan Fillions Nervous New Blood Cop

ABC's Rookie Preview Highlights Nathan Fillion's Nervous "New Blood" Cop

[caption id="attachment_845265" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: ABC[/caption]Following up on yesterday's official announcement that Castle executive producer/co-showrunner Alexi Hawley‘s light crime drama series The Rookie has received a series order, ABC is sharing a teaser look at the upcoming Nathan Fillion (Castle, Firefly) series. Written by Hawley and directed by Liz Friedlander, the project was the subject of a[...]

Nathan Fillions The Rookie Gets Its Series Start at ABC

Nathan Fillion's 'The Rookie' Gets Its Series Start at ABC

[caption id="attachment_844899" align="aligncenter" width="445"] Credit: ABC/Kevin Foley[/caption]Castle fans barely had time to mourn the loss of star Nathan Fillion's presence from their ABC screens (there was Modern Family, but that wasn't the same...) before today's news that the network has given a formal series order to Castle executive producer/co-showrunner Alexi Hawley's light crime drama series The[...]

The Rookie: Ray Donovans Alyssa Diaz Joins ABC Drama Series

The Rookie: Ray Donovan's Alyssa Diaz Joins ABC Drama Series

[caption id="attachment_800371" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: CBS[/caption]The precinct at ABC's The Rookie continues to get crowded, with word that Ray Donovan's Alyssa Diaz has been charged as a series regular in the light crime drama series. Written by former Castle executive producer/co-showrunner Alexi Hawley and executive produced by series star Nathan Fillion (Castle), the Mark Gordon/Entertainment One[...]