Starting over isn't easy, especially for John Nolan who, after a life-altering incident, is pursuing his dream of joining the LAPD. As their oldest rookie, he's met with skepticism from those who see him as just a walking midlife crisis.

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Alexi Hawley
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Nathan Fillion ...  John Nolan 53 episodes, 2018-2021
Alyssa Diaz ...  Angela Lopez 53 episodes, 2018-2021
Richard T. Jones ...  Sergeant Wade Grey 53 episodes, 2018-2021
Titus Makin Jr. ...  Jackson West 53 episodes, 2018-2021
Melissa O'Neil ...  Lucy Chen 53 episodes, 2018-2021
Eric Winter ...  Tim Bradford 53 episodes, 2018-2021
Mekia Cox ...  Nyla Harper 30 episodes, 2019-2021
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The series follows John Nolan, a 40-year-old man who moves from his comfortable, small-town life to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of being a police officer for the Los Angeles Police Department. He must navigate the dangerous, humorous, and unpredictable world of a "young" cop, determined to make his second shot at life count.

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

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The series is based on a true story and stars Fillion as John Nolan, a rookie cop in the LAPD who is twenty years older than most of his fellow rookies. See more »

Goofs

The series is set in Los Angeles, California and throughout the series when police and emergency vehicles have their emergency lights on, they are missing a solid red light. According to the California Vehicle Code, all police and emergency vehicles are required to have at least one solid red light when the emergency lights are on facing forward. See more »

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Referenced in The Simpsons: Krusty the Clown (2018) See more »

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Season 3 is a mess
26 January 2021 | by mark-dawleySee all my reviews

This series started off strong but the writers of season 3 seems to want shove every PC issue into every episode. There's just too much baggage to make you care about any of it.


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16 October 2018 (USA) See more »

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The Rookie See more »

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