Alyssa Diaz

The Rookie Finally Returns With Day Of Death &#8211 Will Lucy Chen Survive [PREVIEW]

"The Rookie" Finally Returns With "Day Of Death" – Will Lucy Chen Survive? [PREVIEW]

After a record two-and-a-half month winter hiatus, ABC's The Rookie returns on Sunday February 23rd with its Spring Premier "Day Of Death." For viewers without a elephant's memory, the December fall finale ended with Officer Lucy Chen (Melissa O'Neil) being kidnapped by a serial killer. The premier picks up right where the finale left off: Chen […]

The Rookie Season 2 The Dark Side Review: Lucy I Am Your [SPOILER]

"The Rookie" Season 2 "The Dark Side" Review: Lucy, I Am Your [SPOILER]

He is lying to Angela (Alyssa Diaz), day drinking, mixing pills with alcohol, and otherwise riding the self-destruction train As a viewer, it hurts to see Wesley so down But objectively, his PTSD storyline is clunky Rather than a talented actor like Ashmore portraying a nuanced and complicated internal struggle, Wesley's onscreen downfall happens over[...]

The Rookie Season 2 Is Lured By The Dark Side [PREVIEW]

"The Rookie" Season 2 Is Lured By "The Dark Side" [PREVIEW]

Meanwhile, Officer Chen [Melissa O'Neil] meets a seemingly perfect man who sparks her interest, and Officer Lopez [Alyssa Diaz] worries about Wesley [Shawn Ashmore] as his PTSD continues to increase." [caption id="attachment_1130550" align="alignnone" width="2000"] ABC/Kelsey McNeal[/caption]First, lets talk about the serial killer Annie Wersching (Runaways) is guest starring as notorious serial killer Rosalind Dyer[...]

The Rookie Season 2 Breaking Point: And The Hits Keep On Coming&#8230 [SPOILER REVIEW]

"The Rookie" Season 2 "Breaking Point": And The Hits Keep On Coming… [SPOILER REVIEW]

The audience finally got to see the Chen we glimpsed in the show's first episode, and she is awesome.[caption id="attachment_1112448" align="alignnone" width="2000"] THE ROOKIE - "Fallout" - ABC/Mitch Haaseth[/caption]Unfortunately, things are getting a lot harder for Wesley (Shawn Ashmore) and Officer Lopez (Alyssa Diaz) While Wesley survived a life-threatening stabbing, he is suffering from PTSD[...]

The Rookie Season 2 &#8211 Clean Cut Finally Finds The Funny [SPOILER REVIEW]

"The Rookie" Season 2 – "Clean Cut" Finally Finds The Funny [SPOILER REVIEW]

Officer Lopez (Alyssa Diaz) makes sure he is well cared for, and sufficiently mocked West is such a nerd! And, gloriously, is just on caffeine and vitamins Psychosomatic drug symptoms is on-point for the character and Makin's performance is hilarious and believable Lopez is still the best part of the show, and Diaz's performance continues[...]

The Rookie Season 2: Safety Is No Protection From Pain [SPOILER REVIEW]

"The Rookie" Season 2: "Safety" Is No Protection From Pain [SPOILER REVIEW]

Despite an 11th hour Hail Mary save from Bradford and West, a moonlighting Lopez (Alyssa Diaz) and the quick thinking kidnapped mom bring down the diamond thieves Lopez, who is still on leave in order to care for the stabbed Wesley (Shawn Ashmore), is a total badass in this episode More of her moonlighting, please![...]

The Rookie Season 2 Safety Preview: Football Is Apparently A Thing

"The Rookie" Season 2 "Safety" Preview: Football Is Apparently A Thing

Last week on ABC's The Rookie everyone thought the world was going to end. What does the show have in store for fans this week? Football, apparently. This week's episode, "Safety," will feature Officers West (Titus Makin Jr.) and Bradford (Eric Winter) helping out with a community football league. Eric Weddle and Robert Woods of the […]

The Rookie Season 2 Fallout Brings Disaster Porn To Network TV [SPOILER REVIEW]

"The Rookie" Season 2 "Fallout" Brings Disaster Porn To Network TV [SPOILER REVIEW]

Angela (Alyssa Diaz) and Wesley (Shawn Ashmore), the best couple on the show right now, discuss an anniversary Nolan (Nathan Fillion) prepares for his first day in court And Detective Harper (Mekia Cox) maces a literal man-eating dog But one text alert changes everything All of the sudden, nothing that mattered in the first part[...]

The Rookie Season 2 Fallout Is Ripped From The Headlines [PREVIEW]

"The Rookie" Season 2 "Fallout" Is Ripped From The Headlines [PREVIEW]

Lopez's (Alyssa Diaz) boyfriend, Wesley (Shawn Ashmore), a defense attorney, is also present With a possible impending missile strike, why would they pause to hold impromptu court in prison? And what does it have to do with Nolan and the other LAPD cops?[caption id="attachment_1112444" align="alignnone" width="1600"] THE ROOKIE - "Fallout" - ABC/Mitch Haaseth[/caption][caption id="attachment_1112442" align="alignnone"[...]

The Rookie Season 2: In Tough Love Nobodys Perfect [SPOILER REVIEW]

"The Rookie" Season 2: In "Tough Love," Nobody's Perfect [SPOILER REVIEW]

Instead of playing it safe, he and Lopez (Alyssa Diaz) attempt to poach an FBI informant However, they are a bit cocky in the beginning Assuming their target is like any other police informant, they do him a favor and expect him to help them out When the FBI warns them off, and Grey (Richard[...]

The Rookie Season 2 Episode 5 Tough Love Preview: Is History Repeating Itself

"The Rookie" Season 2 Episode 5 "Tough Love" Preview: Is History Repeating Itself?

In Season 2 of ABC's The Rookie, main character John Nolan (Nathan Fillion) is dealing with a lot. His new training officer, Detective Nyla Harper (Mekia Cox), keeps putting him in dangerous situations. Jessica Russo (Sarah Shahi), his girlfriend and occasional coworker, wants her own custom closet in his house. And his long lost college […]

The Rookie Season 2 Episode 4 Preview: Mekia Cox Debuts in Warriors and Guardians

"The Rookie" Season 2 Episode 4 Preview: Mekia Cox Debuts in "Warriors and Guardians"

Especially if he has to ask Chen (Melissa O'Neil) for help.[caption id="attachment_1104644" align="alignnone" width="2000"] THE ROOKIE - "Warriors and Guardians" - ABC/Kelsey McNeal[/caption]Viewers are getting a closer look into Lopez's (Alyssa Diaz) personality and her life In Afton Williamson's absence, Diaz's portrayal of Lopez is one of the best performances on The Rookie[...]

The Rookie Season 2 Episode 3 &#8211 In The Bet Honesty Wins [SPOILER REVIEW]

"The Rookie" Season 2 Episode 3 – In "The Bet," Honesty Wins [SPOILER REVIEW]

Overall, "Cast From The Past" was less of a blast and more of a sparkle.[caption id="attachment_1100710" align="alignnone" width="2000"] THE ROOKIE - "The Bet" - ABC/Mitch Haaseth[/caption]This week, Nolan is riding with Angela Lopez (Alyssa Diaz) as his training officer Both Nolan and Lopez are having relationship issues, and willing to share them[...]

The Rookie Season 2 The Bet Blasts The Past With Guest Cast-le [PREVIEW]

"The Rookie" Season 2 "The Bet" Blasts The Past With Guest Cast-le [PREVIEW]

It would be even better if she bosses him around a bit and gives him a taste of his own medicine.[caption id="attachment_1100702" align="alignnone" width="2000"] THE ROOKIE - "The Bet" - ABC/Mitch Haaseth NATHAN FILLION, ALYSSA DIAZ, SARAH SHAHI[/caption]Nolan will be riding with Lopez (Alyssa Diaz) for at least part of "The Bet." Will Lopez's discovery[...]

The Rookie Season 2 Episode 2 Preview &#8211 Nolan Is Gonna Be Up All Night

"The Rookie" Season 2 Episode 2 Preview – Nolan Is Gonna Be Up All Night

Additionally, Bradford (Eric Winter) and Lopez (Alyssa Diaz), the two remaining training officers, are having trouble keeping their personal lives out of their work lives With this many loose threads, what's a show to do? Obviously, have Nolan stay up all night with an old flame in "The Night General.", who's Grace? All we know[...]