THE ROOKIE—Nathan Fillion’s new series, The Rookie premieres October 16 at 10 p.m. on ABC.
If you haven’t kept up, Fillion plays John Nolan, the oldest rookie on the Los Angeles Police Department. The series loosely based on a man who actually joined the LAPD. Fillion serves as an executive producer on the series.
Former Castle executive producer Alexi Hawley approached Fillion about doing the series long before the script was written. ABC green-lighted The Rookie with a straight-to-series order.
For more information check out this article on the series from Entertainment Weekly.
The Rookie premieres October 16th at 10 p.m.