The Rookie will receive its UK premiere on Sky Witness on Thursday March 21st at 9pm, it has been announced.
The Rookie tells the story of John Nolan (Fillion), the oldest rookie in the LAPD. At an age where most people are at the peak of their career, Nolan casts aside his comfortable, small town life and moves to L.A. to pursue his dream of being a cop. Nolan, surrounded by rookies twenty years his junior, must navigate the dangerous, humorous, and unpredictable world of the streets of L.A. as he makes his second shot at life count.
The drama series, which is inspired by a true story, is produced by eOne and ABC Studios and stars Nathan Fillion (Castle), Melissa O’Neil (Dark Matter), Richard T. Jones (Santa Clarita Diet), Afton Williamson (Shades of Blue), Mercedes Mason (Fear The Walking Dead), Alyssa Diaz (Ray Donovan), Eric Winter (Rosewood) and Titus Makin Jr. (The Path). The executive producers are eOne’s Mark Gordon, Alexi Hawley, Nathan Fillion, Michelle Chapman and Jon Steinberg.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.