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The Rookie Star Eric Winter Signals Season 5 Filming Wrap
Jones as Sergeant Wade Grey, Melissa O'Neil as Lucy Chen, Eric Winter as Tim Bradford, Shawn Ashmore as Wesley Evers, Jenna Dewan as Bailey Nune, Tru Valentino as Aaron Thorsen, and Lisseth Chavez as Celina Juarez Alexi Hawley is the series creator, writer, and executive producer Mark Gordon, Nathan Fillion, Michelle Chapman, Jon Steinberg, Bill[...]
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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[...]
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Officer Chen's (Melissa O'Neil) desperation for human companionship leads her into the arms of a literal serial killer The man working with Rosalind Dyer is the same man who flirts with Lucy at a bar, and then shows up at her precinct the next day While I liked this twist, especially the inclusion of the[...]
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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." ABC/Kelsey McNeal First, lets talk about the serial killer Annie Wersching (Runaways) is guest starring as notorious serial killer Rosalind Dyer Apparently, she is ready to give[...]
"The Rookie" Season 2 – "Clean Cut" Finally Finds The Funny [SPOILER REVIEW]
It is nice to finally see him – and Fillion – enjoying themselves again. THE ROOKIE – "Clean Cut" – ABC/Rick Rowell How many times will Lucy Chen (Melissa O'Neil) have to save Bradford's (Eric Winter) ass, career, and life, before he starts listening to her? Bradford's distracted driving gets him pulled into an accident by an[...]
"The Rookie" Season 2: "Safety" Is No Protection From Pain [SPOILER REVIEW]
However, despite the fact that their breakup was predictable, Nolan seems completely shocked by the ending. can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Nolan and Russo Break Up – The Rookie ( Officer Chen (Melissa O'Neil) finally gets a chance to work with Detective Nyla Harper (Mekia Cox) this week[...]
"The Rookie" Season 2 "Safety" Preview: Football Is Apparently A Thing
Wesley's (Shawn Ashmore) recovery, Detective Harper's (Mekia Cox) consequences, and Chen's (Melissa O'Neil) ex-boyfriend drama are not mentioned anywhere There can't be that much football – right?   All new Season 2 episode of The Rookie, "Safety," premiers Sunday November 11 at 10PM on ABC. THE ROOKIE – "Safety" – ABC/Richard Cartwright Last week on ABC's The Rookie everyone thought the[...]
THE ROOKIE - "Fallout" - An emergency alert of an impending missile attack sends Los Angeles into chaos and uncertainty, while the officers each try to keep the peace and deal with their own disasters on an original episode of "The Rookie," airing SUNDAY, NOV. 3 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC. (ABC/Mitch Haaseth) NATHAN FILLION, SARAH SHAHI
Admittedly, I have never been a big fan of Nolan and Russo's relationship, but this episode made me start to dislike her as a character. THE ROOKIE – "Fallout" – ABC/Mitch Haaseth While Chen (Melissa O'Neil) and Bradford (Eric Winter) are day drinking and plotting how to ruin a wedding, Lopez and West (Titus Makin Jr.) are[...]
"The Rookie" Season 2: In "Tough Love," Nobody's Perfect [SPOILER REVIEW]
John Nolan (Nathan Fillion) and Lucy Chen (Melissa O'Neil) face challenges both in their personal and their professional lives, learning to work with what they have Jackson West (Titus Makin Jr.), still deep in his quarter-life crisis, finds his confidence in an unlikely place "Tough Love" is the first show this season to earn the[...]
"The Rookie" Season 2 Episode 5 "Tough Love" Preview: Is History Repeating Itself?
Hopefully Nolan doesn't take a bullet this time. THE ROOKIE – "Tough Love" – ABC/Byron Cohen In addition to Nolan, fellow rookie Lucy Chen (Melissa O'Neil) has some family drama of her own in "Tough Love." Last season, Chen's father expressed his disapproval at his daughter's life choices Chen's mom can't be that upset with Chen –[...]
"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. THE ROOKIE – "Warriors and Guardians" – ABC/Kelsey McNeal 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 Diaz deserves more screen time, and[...]
"The Rookie" Season 2 Episode 3 – In "The Bet," Honesty Wins [SPOILER REVIEW]
Nolan and Chen (Melissa O'Neil) had a mature break-up, why can't he have the same with Russo? THE ROOKIE – "The Bet" – ABC/Mitch Haaseth Since Nolan is riding with Lopez, West is riding with his old friend Officer Smitty (Brent Huff) What starts out as a routine round-up of parolees at a "trouble spot," morphs into[...]
"The Rookie" Season 2 "The Bet" Blasts The Past With Guest Cast-le [PREVIEW]
The Rookie can do without that kind of drama. THE ROOKIE – "The Bet" – ABC/Eric McCandless ERIC WINTER, JASMINE MATTHEWS Nolan isn't the only one with relationship issues this week! It seems that, with some help from Chen (Melissa O'Neil), Bradford (Eric Winter) actually goes on a date! With a human women! According to ABC, the lucky[...]
"The Rookie" Season 2 Episode 2 Preview - Nolan Is Gonna Be Up All Night
Lucy Chen (Melissa O'Neil) just called her training officer a hypocrite Jackson West (Titus Makin Jr.) almost failed his rookie exam, told high school kids to skip class, and got busted back down to long sleeves Additionally, Bradford (Eric Winter) and Lopez (Alyssa Diaz), the two remaining training officers, are having trouble keeping their personal[...]
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Nolan and his fellow rookies, Lucy Chen (Melissa O'Neil) and Jackson West (Titus Makin Jr.), navigate personal and professional relationships while learning to be cops Training officers Tim Bradford (Eric Winter) and Angela Lopez (Alyssa Diaz), as well as Sergeant Wade Grey (Richard T Jones), are responsible for training the rookies – and keeping them[...]
'The Rookie': ABC Promotes Nathan Fillion Police Drama to Season 2
Nolan and his fellow rookies, Lucy Chen (Melissa O'Neil) and Jackson West (Titus Makin Jr.), are likeable but flawed enough to feel like real people Afton Williamson is a stand-out star as Nolan's training officer Talia Bishop Eric Winter (as Bradford) and Alyssa Diaz (as Lopez) round out the main cast as the training officers[...]
The Rookie Season 1 Episode 17 "The Shake Up" Is Shockingly Status Quo
How about they try the groundbreaking depiction a man that is proud to be a supportive and loving partner to a kick-ass woman? can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Nolan and Russo Get Cozy – The Rookie ( Also seen in "The Shake Up": Chen (Melissa O'Neil) fighting with her therapist father (Jim Lau) about[...]