October 6, 2022

‘The Rookie’ Season 5 Will See ‘Repercussions’ for That Chen & Bradford Kiss

It’s again to the start for the LAPD’s oldest rookie, John Nolan (Nathan Fillion), who is ready to turn out to be town’s oldest first-time coaching officer in Season 5 of The Rookie.

“I get a brand-new [recruit] who’s making all the identical errors I made!” notes Fillion of his difficult feminine cost. “It’s sensible.”

The Rookie Season 5 Eric Winter and Melissa O'Neil

(Credit score: ABC/Raymond Liu)

Off-duty, Nolan has it a bit simpler in his relationship with firefighter Bailey (Jenna Dewan). “These two aren’t wishy-washy with one another,” he continues. “And that’s an excellent factor for Nolan to have in his life — one thing secure and safe.”

As for Nolan’s squadmates, showrunner Alexi Hawley guarantees extra of the “Cagney and Lacey” powerful detective-duo pairing of Angela Lopez (Alyssa Diaz) and pregnant Nyla Harper (Mekia Cox), a case that ties again to Season 2 and, in fact, the fallout from that long-overdue season finale kiss between flirty cops Lucy Chen (Melissa O’Neil) and Tim Bradford (Eric Winter).

“There will certainly be repercussions,” Hawley warns. “And I do assume it’s honest to make you wait to see the place that goes.” Extra ready? There oughta be a legislation.

The Rookie, Season 5 Premiere, Sunday, September 25, 10/9c, ABC

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