The Rookie Season 5 Episode 1 Preview: Release Date, Time & Where To Watch

The Rookie Season 5 Episode 1

The Rookie is a show based on John Nolan who decided to be a cop at 40 years old. He makes it through the rigorous training and becomes the oldest rookie in the Los Angeles Police Department. 

Last season was intense and many characters found happiness but viewers are curious if Bradford and Chen will become a couple. Will Chenford finally happen?

If you’ve been following this one over the weeks, you may be curious to find out when the next episode is being  released. Well, wonder no more!

Here is everything you need to know about The Rookie Season 5 Episode 1 including its release date, time and where you can watch this.

Where Can I Watch The Rookie Season 5?

Season 5 of The Rookie will premiere on ABC. The show is also available for streaming at Hulu. For Hulu, the monthly plan costs $6.99  but you can start with a 30-day free trial.

The Rookie Season 5 Episode 1 Release Date

The Rookie Season 5 Episode 1 will be released on Sunday 25th September at 10pm (ET). However for those in the UK and internationally, there’s no official release date for this one yet. 

How Many Episodes Will The Rookie Season 5 Have?

In March 2022, ABC renewed the series for the fifth season and announced a spin-off of the show that will have an FBI-focus starring Niecy Nash. The fifth season of the Rookie is expected to have 20 episodes. With that in mind, we have 19 more episodes to go after this one.

Is There A Trailer For The Rookie Season 5?

Nolan is nearing the end of his training and this season will see him reflecting on his decisions while also pursuing a serial killer. In  the first episode of the season ,Chen and Bradford go undercover while Nolan deals with serial killer Rosalind once again. You can check out the season review below:


What do you hope to see as the series progresses? What’s been your favorite moment of The Rookie so far? Let us know in the comments below!

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