Niecy Nash-Betts Hopes ‘The Rookie: Feds’ Will Be Renewed: ‘I’m Happy for Little Black and Brown Girls to See Something That They Can Aspire to Be’

“The Rookie: Feds” remains on the bubble, as one of two shows at ABC awaiting news regarding a renewal — and its star, Niecy Nash-Betts, is crossing her fingers for a second season. Nash-Betts has had an in-demand year, starring in Netflix’s “Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story” and hosting Fox’s gameshow “Don’t Forget … Read more

The Rookie Season 5 Finale Packs an Emotional Punch Beyond the Action

The best moments in The Rookie’s Season 5 finale showcase why more time spent on the characters’ personal lives matter, even on a procedural show. The Rookie’s Season 5 finale is action-heavy and plot-heavy from its opening minutes. “Under Siege” often and only offers vignettes of the characters impacted by the violence, namely Aaron Thorsen … Read more

What Does Angela’s ‘La Adelita’ Nickname Mean In The Rookie Season 5?

Arresting bad guys, protecting her friends, and taking care of her family. It’s what Angela Lopez (Alyssa Diaz) works to do on “The Rookie.” In Season 1, Episode 1, “Pilot,” Angela is introduced as Jackson West’s (Titus Makin Jr.) training officer. She has since been promoted to detective, been abducted by cartel leader La Fiera … Read more