The Rookie is an American Crime-Drama TV Series currently on Break. The show showcases the life and career of John Nolan as he joins the LAPD. The show is based on the life of an actual person who joined the police force in his Mid-40s. His passion for law enforcement arose when he helped the department de-escalate a bank robbery situation.
His life took a turn when his wife divorced him. Desperately needing a change in scenery William Norcross decided to move to LA and join the Police Academy. In hopes of one day becoming a Police Officer. He was decades older than his peers didn’t put him down. He worked for hands and finally emerged victorious.
Where To Watch The Show
The show started its initial run-on on the 16th of March, 2018. The show has had over 75 episodes spanning over 4 seasons. New episodes were released weekly on Sundays and are 45-minute episodes in duration.
The international fans of the show have nothing to worry about as Popular Streaming Services like Hulu, Amazon Prime, and the Official ABC Website. Furthermore, the rating of the show is as follows. 8.0/10 on IMDB and 69% on Rotten Tomatoes.
Previously On The Rookie
Things have finally calmed down in the last episode, so Nolan and Bailey use this opportunity to go on a vacation of sorts. But they had to cut it short as they vacationed themselves right into the middle of gang business. Things become tense, and Nolan arrests one of them, and now the rest of the gang is trying to save their fallen member.
The show has already been renewed for a 5th season, and what’s more, there are talks of spin-offs starring FBI Trainee Simone Clark from the 4th season. The show has great potential, and ABC seems to be utilizing it. Even though this is a Cop show, they manage to bring in elements from other genres. What’s more, they are woven perfectly into the storyline.
Does Wesley Die In The Rookie
You can settle your nerves now; Wesley Evers did not die on The Rookie. Well, not yet, anyway. However, he was hurt. In an episode titled the Fallout, LA citizens got a message that a Ballistic missile was inbound and to get to Safety ASAP. This caused panic amongst the people. Nolan and Jessica were at the courthouse and got trapped inside. Things escalated when they found out the courthouse did not have a bomb shelter.
Little did they know the courthouse had a Bomb Shelter, but it wasn’t common knowledge to the public. But as Fate would have it, the message was a False alarm. However, the prisoners decide to take advantage of the chaos and try to escape. One of the said prisoners’ stabs Wesley in his chest, causing him to collapse. However, he was taken to the hospital on time, and the doctors informed him that the damage had been repaired and that Wesley was on his way to a full recovery.
Who Is Wesley Evers?
Played by Canadian Actor Shawn Ashmore, Wesley Evers is a Defense Attorney. He is the Love interest of Detective Angela Lopez and even gets engaged by the end of Season 2. Wesley slowly becomes a part of the team as seasons go by, coming to their rescue whenever need be and the team returning the favour from time to time.
He was suspended from the bar association for breaking attorney-client privilege by incriminating one of his clients.