The Rookie Season 2 Episode 1 Preview: Photos from “Impact”

ABC’s police drama The Rookie kicks off the second season of with an episode featuring Mark Cuban guest starring as himself. Season two episode one, directed by Mike Goi from a script by Alexi Hawley, will air on September 29, 2019.

Episode one also features guest stars Shawn Ashmore as Wesley Evers and Sarah Shahi as Jessica Russo.

Nathan Fillion leads the cast as John Nolan. Alyssa Diaz is Angela Lopez, Richard T. Jones is Sergeant Wade Grey, Titus Makin is Jackson West, Melissa O’Neil is Lucy Chen, and Eric Winter plays Tim Bradford.

New episodes air on Sundays at 10pm ET/PT.

The “Impact” Plot – Danger is ever-present as the officers of the Mid-Wilshire precinct grapple with the aftermath of a plotted attack on the city of Los Angeles, leaving Officer Bradford fighting for his life in the season two premiere. Flash-forward two weeks and the rookies receive the shocking results of their latest training exam, leaving one officer questioning what the future holds. Meanwhile, tension develops at home as Nolan and Lopez advance in their relationships with Jessica and Wesley.

The Series Description, Courtesy of ABC:

“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.”

The Rookie Season 2 Episode 1
Richard T Jones, Mark Cuban, and Nathan Fillion on the set of ‘The Rookie’ season 2 episode 1 (ABC/Eric McCandless)
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Mark Cuban and Nathan Fillion in season 2 episode 1 (ABC/Eric McCandless)
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Skyler Stone and Richard T Jones in “Impact” (ABC/Eric McCandless)
The Rookie Season 2 Episode 1
Titus Makin Jr and Melissa O’Neil in season 2 episode 2 (ABC/Rick Rowell)
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Nathan Fillion in scene frmo season 2 episode 1 (ABC/Rick Rowell)