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The Rookie Season 6 Out On ABC and Hulu On This Day

The Rookie Season 6 Out On ABC and Hulu On This Day

The Rookie is an American police crime drama series for ABC. Created by Alexi Hawley, the series revolves around John Nolan, a man in his forties who joins the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) as its oldest rookie. Besides, the series is produced by Entertainment One and is inspired by the life of LAPD officer William Norcross, who started the job in his mid-40s in 2015. Debuting on October 16, 2018, the series has already garnered two primetime Emmy nominations along with many other awards.

The series concluded its fifth season on September 25, 2022, and got the renewal of its sixth season in April 2023. Although the anticipation for the sixth season is going to end soon. Read this article to learn where and how to watch The Rookie Season 6.

The Rookie Season 6 Release Date

The Rookie Season 6 will be released on February 20, 2024, at 9 p.m. ET. It was supposed to be released earlier; however, production was delayed over the summer due to the SAG-AFTRA and WGA strikes. 

The Rookie Season 6 Cast

It is expected that all the main cast members from season 5 will return. Thus, the cast members for The Rookie season 6 are:

  • Nathan Fillion as John Nolan
  • Alyssa Diaz as Angela Lopez
  • Mekia Cox as Nyla Harper
  • Richard T. Jones as Wade Grey
  • Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen
  • Eric Winter as Tim Bradford
  • Lisseth Chavez as Celina Juarez
  • Shawn Ashmore as Wesley Evers
  • Jenna Dewan as Bailey Nune

The Rookie Season 6 Trailer

The official trailer for the sixth season provides a recap of the last season. Moreover, it is fully fledged with action, along with the emotional factor in the story. As a result, the fans have predicted season 6 to be the most promising and exciting to watch.

The trailer features the scene where Bailey proposes to Nolan, the attack on the officer’s team, and some new scenes from the sixth season. Now, as the LAPD team has recovered from the recent attack, the wait and curiosity for season 6 could not be greater.

Video by ABC

How many episodes are in The Rookie Season 6?

ABC has not yet revealed the number of episodes for the sixth season of the series. However, if reports are to be believed, season 6 will have fewer episodes than the previous seasons did. Also, this prediction comes due to the strike-related production delays.

Where to watch The Rookie Season 6?

Similar to the first five seasons, the sixth season of the series will premiere on ABC. Moreover, fans can also watch the episodes on ABC.com and the ABC app. The episodes will air on Tuesdays at 9/8c. 

How to watch The Rookie Season 6 online?

As mentioned previously, you can watch the episodes on ABC.com and the ABC app. In case you are unable to stream it on ABC, the series will be made available on Hulu one day after the episodes are released. 

Furthermore, all five previous seasons, with 98 episodes, are currently available on Hulu. For those who do not have a subscription, Hulu offers a 30-day free trial for ad-supported and ad-free versions. After that, the monthly subscription plan costs $7.99 for the ad-supported version and $17.99 for the ad-free version.

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Where to stream The Rookie other than Hulu?

There are not many platforms where The Rookie is available. However, you can easily buy or rent The Rookie on Amazon Prime Video. Although some users might find it very costly, purchasing one episode on Amazon Prime costs $2.99, and the complete season costs $29.99.


In conclusion, The Rookie Season 6 will be available to watch starting Tuesday, February 20, on ABC and the day after on Hulu. Grab your popcorn to enjoy this new season and see the world through the eyes of the LAPD’s oldest rookie.

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