The Rookie Season 3 Release Date, Cast & Plot

The Rookie Season 3
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The Rookie is based on Bill Norcross, the oldest rookie in the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD).

The series’ first season was released in 2018 and followed up with a second one in 2019. The Rookie has gained quite the following which is why fans are patiently waiting for the next season. Here is everything you need to know about The Rookie Season 3!

Plot of The Rookie Season 3

The American comedy-drama television series, The Rookie, was created by Alexi Hawley for ABC. The story revolves around a guy named John Nolan who is around his forties and is known as the oldest cop rookie in all of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD).

Season 2 left off with a cliffhanger. John was in his room with police. He thinks about himself and how honest he is, which gives him an epiphany that a guy named Neil Armstrong was behind all the wrongdoings.

The Cast of The Rookie Season 3

The incredible Nathan Fillion will be returning to our screens as John Nolan. There are a lot of possibilities as to who’s coming back and who’s not. The cast should remain the same with characters to be introduced.

  • Nathan Fillion is in the role of John Nolan
  • Harold Perrineau is in the role of Nick Armstrong
  • Richard T. Jones is in the role of Wade Grey
  • Melissa O’ Neil is in the role of Lucy Chen
  • Mekia Cox is in the role of Nyla Harper
  • Alyssa Diaz is in the role of Angela Lopez
  • Titus Makin is in the role of Jackson West
  • Eric Winter is in the role of Tim Bradford

So, When Will The Rookie Season 3 Be Released?

The finale of The Rookie Season 2 aired on May 10, 2020 and was renewed by ABC just a few weeks after that.

Nathan Fillion who plays the main character, John Nolan, expressed his excitement through his Twitter account (@nathanfillion).

We do not want to spoil the series for anyone, but remember the tension that was building up last season? Yeah, that will be the main focus for The Rookie Season 3.

The network has not released any detail or particular date of the release. Given the COVID-19 pandemic ruining a lot of things for everyone, no one is certain as to when filming will resume.

Where Can I Watch the New Episodes of The Rookie When They Air?

Even though we are not sure of when The Rookie Season 3 will be released, you can still catch up on previous seasons through different streaming platforms such as ABC.com, Amazon Prime, YouTube TV, Hulu.

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