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THE ROOKIE: Afton Williamson Says She Left the Series Due to Racial Discrimination, Sexual Assault

August 4, 2019 by  
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Former THE ROOKIE star Afton Williamson is alleging she left the ABC series due to “[r]acial [d]iscrimination/[r]acially [c]harged inappropriate comments,” as well as sexual harassment and assault. ABC reps have not responded to a request for comment.

Williamson, who played Talia Bishop, shared her issues, via an Instagram statement, with the head of the show’s hair department, showrunner Alexi Hawley, and an unnamed guest star. Read more

THE ROOKIE: Eric Winter Teases a Fun, Personal Season 2

August 1, 2019 by  
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THE ROOKIE – “Free Fall” – As the rookies prepare for a big exam to see who moves on to the next stage of training, Officer Nolan and Officer Bishop are called to the scene of a murder and learn that the victim may be tied to a potential terrorist attack on the city of Los Angeles, on the season finale of “The Rookie,” airing TUESDAY, APRIL 16 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network. (ABC/Tony Rivetti)
SHAWN MICHAEL HOWARD, ERIC WINTER

THE ROOKIE is undergoing another casting shakeup when season 2 kicks off: Afton Williamson, who played Nolan’s (Nathan Fillion) training officer Talia Bishop, will not be returning. (TVLine was first to report the news.)

But one person who will be sticking around, despite the cliffhanger which found his character collapsing in the episode’s final moment, is Eric Winter’s Tim Bradford.

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ABC Renews THE ROOKIE

May 10, 2019 by  
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THE ROOKIE – “Redwood” – An unscheduled visit by the vice president of the United States puts the station on high alert. The secret service tasks Officer Nolan (Nathan Fillion) and Officer Bishop (Afton Williamson) with checking out a possible threat to the vice president while the rest of the team try to keep the streets clear and safe for his visit on “The Rookie,” airing TUESDAY, JAN. 22 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network. (ABC/Eric McCandless)
RICHARD T. JONES, AFTON WILLIAMSON, NATHAN FILLION

THE ROOKIE is coming back for its sophomore year: ABC has renewed the cop drama for a second season.

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