The BEST Seasons of The Rookie

Every season ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 22, 2021

Network: ABC (US)

Starting over isn’t easy, especially for small-town guy John Nolan who, after a life-altering incident, is pursuing his dream of being a Los Angeles police officer. As the force’s oldest rookie, he’s met with skepticism from some higher-ups who see him as just a walking midlife crisis. If he can’t keep up with the young cops and the criminals, he’ll be risking lives including his own. But if he can use his life experience, determination and sense of humor to give him an edge, he may just become a success in this new chapter of his life.

Season 1

#1 - Season 1

First Aired: Oct 17, 2018

star 8.16
147 votes

#2 - Season 2

First Aired: Sep 30, 2019

Six months into his career as a cop, John Nolan, the oldest rookie in the LAPD, has used his life experience, determination and sense of humor to keep up with rookies 20 years his junior. But as he embarks on the second half of his rookie year, Nolan will be put to the test by a host of new challenges, romantic relationships and deadly criminals, as he looks to figure out what kind of cop he ultimately wants to be.

star 7.98
85 votes
Season 3

#3 - Season 3

First Aired: Jan 4, 2021

star 5.68
19 votes