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THE ROOKIE Season 2

By on September 9, 2019

THE ROOKIE – “The Dark Side” (ABC/Kelsey McNeal)
MELISSA O’NEIL, MEKIA COX, NATHAN FILLION, ERIC WINTER

Episode 2×10 “The Dark Side”

EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED

Officer Nolan and team are charged with escorting a notorious female serial killer to the graves of her previously unrecovered victims.

However, when they arrive, they unearth even more than they expected.

Meanwhile, Officer Chen meets a seemingly perfect man who sparks her interest, and Officer Lopez worries about Wesley as his PTSD continues to increase. 

The Rookie stars Nathan Fillion as John Nolan, Mekia Cox as Nyla Harper, Alyssa Diaz as Angela Lopez, Richard T. Jones as Sergeant Wade Grey, Titus Makin Jr. as Jackson West, Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen and Eric Winter as Tim Bradford.

Guest starring in this episode is Shawn Ashmore as Wesley Evers, Harold Perrineau as Detective Nick Armstrong, Michael Trucco as Assistant District Attorney Sean Del Monte, Annie Wersching as Rosalind Dyer, Julian Acosta as Sgt. Antonio Hernandez and Michael Cassidy as Caleb Wright.

“The Dark Side” was written by Alexi Hawley and directed by Bill Roe.

Air Date: Sunday, Dec. 8 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC. 

Photos: “The Dark Side”

 

THE ROOKIE – “Breaking Point” (ABC/Christopher Willard)
NATHAN FILLION, ALI LARTER

Episode 2×09 “Breaking Point”

THE TRUTH IS IN THE DETAILS

Officer Nolan’s trust is tested when he tries to help the previous owner of his home reconnect with his family.

Meanwhile, Officer Harper has finally earned an overnight visit with her daughter that is put into jeopardy when her past undercover life resurfaces again. 

The Rookie stars Nathan Fillion as John Nolan, Mekia Cox as Nyla Harper, Alyssa Diaz as Angela Lopez, Richard T. Jones as Sergeant Wade Grey, Titus Makin Jr. as Jackson West, Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen and Eric Winter as Tim Bradford.

Guest starring in this episode is Shawn Ashmore as Wesley Evers, Harold Perrineau as Detective Nick Armstrong, Ali Larter as Dr. Grace Sawyer, Jasmine Mathews as Rachel Hall, Carsyn Rose as Lila and Geoffrey Rivas as Howard Green.

“Breaking Point” was written by Alexi Hawley and Corey Miller, and directed by Leslie Libman.

Air Date: Sunday, Dec. 1 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC. 

Photos: “Breaking Point”

 

THE ROOKIE – “Clean Cut” (ABC/Rick Rowell)
MELISSA O’NEIL, ERIC WINTER

Episode 2×08 “Clean Cut”

THE OLDEST ROOKIE TURNS A YEAR OLDER

Officer Nolan kicks off his birthday by babysitting a crime scene at a law office.

Meanwhile, Officer Bradford and Officer West are set to receive special awards, and Sgt. Grey rides patrol with Officer Harper after she requests an early annual evaluation.  

The Rookie stars Nathan Fillion as John Nolan, Mekia Cox as Nyla Harper, Alyssa Diaz as Angela Lopez, Richard T. Jones as Sergeant Wade Grey, Titus Makin Jr. as Jackson West, Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen and Eric Winter as Tim Bradford.

Guest starring in this episode is Zayne Emory as Henry Nolan, Ali Larter as Dr. Grace Sawyer, Sara Rue as Nell Forester, Alan Tudyk as Ellroy Basso, Chloe Bridges as Stephanie Davis, Blue Kimble as Trevor Reed, Rebecca Field as Sarah Murphy, Bobby Hosea as Walter, Bob Stephenson as Kevin, and Adam Busch as Mike Garvey.

“Clean Cut” was written by Mary Trahan and directed by Toa Fraser.

Air Date: Sunday, Nov. 17 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC. 

Photos: “Clean Cut”

 

THE ROOKIE – “Safety” – (ABC/Richard Cartwright)
TITUS MAKIN JR., ERIC WINTER, KEVIN DANIELS

Episode 2×07 “Safety”

EVERYONE NEEDS TO BUCKLE UP

Guest-Starring Eric Weddle and Robert Woods of the Los Angeles Rams

John and Jessica’s (Sarah Shahi) relationship gets a lot more complicated after she delivers some surprising news.

Meanwhile, Officer Bradford and Office West are assigned a community policing project helping out the Watts Rams as volunteer coaches at their fall clinic, along with Rams players Eric Weddle and Robert Woods.

The Rookie stars Nathan Fillion as John Nolan, Mekia Cox as Nyla Harper, Alyssa Diaz as Angela Lopez, Richard T. Jones as Sergeant Wade Grey, Titus Makin Jr. as Jackson West, Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen and Eric Winter as Tim Bradford.

Guest starring in this episode is Sarah Shahi as Jessica Russo, Ali Larter as Dr. Grace Sawyer, Kevin Daniels as Officer Wilkie, Issac Ryan Brown as AJ Clemons, Sonya Leslie as Kiara Clemons, LA Ram Eric Weddle as himself and LA Ram Robert Woods as himself.

“Safety” was written by Terence Paul Winter and directed by Sylvain White.

Air Date: Sunday, Nov. 10 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC. 

Photos: “Safety”

 

THE ROOKIE – “Fallout” – (ABC/Mitch Haaseth)
NATHAN FILLION

Episode 2×06 “Fallout”

THE CITY OF ANGELS IS ON HIGH ALERT

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. 

The Rookie stars Nathan Fillion as John Nolan, Mekia Cox as Nyla Harper, Alyssa Diaz as Angela Lopez, Richard T. Jones as Sergeant Wade Grey, Titus Makin Jr. as Jackson West, Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen and Eric Winter as Tim Bradford.

Guest starring in this episode is Shawn Ashmore as Wesley Evers, Sarah Shahi as Jessica Russo, Jasmine Mathews as Rachel Hall, Matthew Glave as Oscar Hutchinson, Jon Snow as Deputy Finn Nickerson, Enver Gjokaj as Donovan, Carsyn Rose as Lila and Crystal Coney as Lisa.

“Fallout” was written by Robert Bella and directed by Bill Johnson.

Air Date: Sunday, Nov. 3 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC. 

Photos: “Fallout”

 

THE ROOKIE – “Tough Love” (ABC/Byron Cohen)
NATHAN FILLION

Episode 2×05 “Tough Love”

BUT CAN THEY BE TRUSTED?
 
As part of their second phase of training, the rookies are asked to develop their first confidential informants.

Officer Nolan soon discovers that no two informants are the same and struggles with his newest task.

Meanwhile, Officer Chen’s mother complicates her home life when she comes to stay with her. 

The Rookie stars Nathan Fillion as John Nolan, Mekia Cox as Nyla Harper, Alyssa Diaz as Angela Lopez, Richard T. Jones as Sergeant Wade Grey, Titus Makin Jr. as Jackson West, Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen and Eric Winter as Tim Bradford.

Guest starring in this episode is Zayne Emory as Henry Nolan, Harold Perrineau as Detective Nick Armstrong and Ali Larter and Dr. Grace Sawyer.“

Tough Love” was written by Vincent Angell and directed by Rachel Feldman.

Air Date: Sunday, Oct. 27 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.

Photos: “Tough Love”

 

THE ROOKIE – “Warriors and Guardians” – (ABC/Kelsey McNeal)
ERIC WINTER, ALYSSA DIAZ

Episode 2×04 “Warriors and Guardians”

THERE’S A NEW COP IN TOWN

Officer Nolan gets off to a rocky start after being introduced to his new training officer, Nyla Harper, who has an unconventional approach to police work after her stint as an undercover detective.

Meanwhile, Officer Bradford struggles to think of an appropriate birthday gift for Rachel, and Officer Lopez finds herself navigating a case that triggers a personal memory.

The Rookie stars Nathan Fillion as John Nolan, Mekia Cox as Nyla Harper, Alyssa Diaz as Angela Lopez, Richard T. Jones as Sergeant Wade Grey, Titus Makin Jr. as Jackson West, Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen and Eric Winter as Tim Bradford.

Guest starring in this episode is Jasmine Mathews as Rachel Hall.

“Warriors and Guardians” was written by Brynn Malone and directed by Lisa Demaine.

Air Date: Sunday, Oct. 20 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC. 

Photos: “Warriors and Guardians”

 

THE ROOKIE – “The Bet” – (ABC/Eric McCandless)
SEAMUS DEVER, NATHAN FILLION, ALYSSA DIAZ

Episode 2×03 “The Bet”

Officer Nolan navigates building tension in his relationship with Jessica and a developing rapport with Grace while working a high-stakes criminal case involving an undercover homeland security agent.

Meanwhile, Officer Chen meddles with Officer Bradford’s love life, and Officer Lopez learns some surprising news about Wesley.

The Rookie stars Nathan Fillion as John Nolan, Alyssa Diaz as Angela Lopez, Richard T. Jones as Sergeant Wade Grey, Titus Makin as Jackson West, Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen and Eric Winter as Tim Bradford.

Guest starring Castle’s Seamus Dever.

Air Date: Sunday, Oct. 13 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC. 

Photos: “The Bet”

 

Episode 2×02 “The Night General”

OFFICER NOLAN HAS A SURPRISING ENCOUNTER WITH A FAMILIAR FACE

Ali Larter and Harold Perrineau Guest Star

Nolan teams up with new night detective Pablo Armstrong for a murder investigation case that results in an unexpected reunion with a former love interest.

Meanwhile, Officer Bradford reluctantly accepts help from Officer Chen as he prepares for his sergeant exam, and Officer West pursues an unconventional move after finding himself in need of a new home.

The Rookie stars Nathan Fillion as John Nolan, Alyssa Diaz as Angela Lopez, Richard T. Jones as Sergeant Wade Grey, Titus Makin as Jackson West, Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen and Eric Winter as Tim Bradford.

Guest starring in this episode is Brent Huff as Officer Smitty, Harold Perrineau as Pablo Armstrong and Ali Larter as Dr. Grace Sawyer.

“The Night General” was written by Fredrick Kotto and directed by Rob Bowman.

Air Date: Sunday, Oct. 6 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC. 

No photos were released for this episode.

 

THE ROOKIE – “Impact” – (ABC/Rick Rowell)
NATHAN FILLION

Episode 2×01 “Impact”

OFFICER BRADFORD’S LIFE HANGS IN THE BALANCE, AND THE ROOKIES LEARN THEIR FATE UPON RECEIVING THEIR TRAINING EXAM RESULTS

Mark Cuban Guest Stars as Himself

Danger is ever-present as the officers of the Mid-Wilshire precinct grapple with the aftermath of a plotted attack on the city of Los Angeles, leaving Officer Bradford fighting for his life.

Flash forward two weeks and the rookies receive the shocking results of their latest training exam, leaving one officer questioning what the future holds.

Meanwhile, tension develops at home as Nolan and Lopez advance in their relationships with Jessica and Wesley.

The Rookie stars Nathan Fillion as John Nolan, Alyssa Diaz as Angela Lopez, Richard T. Jones as Sergeant Wade Grey, Titus Makin as Jackson West, Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen and Eric Winter as Tim Bradford.

Guest starring in this episode are Shawn Ashmore as Wesley Evers, Sarah Shahi as Jessica Russo and Mark Cuban as himself.

“Impact” was written by Alexi Hawley and directed by Mike Goi.

Air Date: Sunday, Sept. 29 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC. 

Photos: “Impact”

 

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