ABC has introduced three new scripted collection for the 2022-2023 TV season, and all include some large names connected.
The first comes with double pedigree — a derivative starring a TV mainstay. We’re speaking about The Rookie: Feds, the brand new collection from The Rookie workforce and starring Claws‘ Niecy Nash-Betts. Additionally, the alphabet network picked up the Hilary Swank-fronted drama Alaska (formerly titled Alaska Daily News), and Not Dead Yet, a comedy starring Jane the Virgin alum Gina Rodriguez.
Viewers of The Rookie will already be familiar with Nash-Betts’ character, Simone Clark, the oldest rookie within the FBI Academy who was launched earlier this season in a two-part tv occasion. In the episodes, Simone labored alongside Officer John Nolan (Nathan Fillion) and the L.A. division of the FBI when one of many ex steerage counselor’s former college students grew to become a suspect in a terror assault.
Joining Nash-Betts within the solid of Feds are Frankie Faison as Christopher “Cutty” Clark and Felix Solis as Special Agent Matthew Garza. The collection was created by Alexi Hawley and Terence Paul Winter.
In Alaska, Swank as Eileen Fitzgerald, a New York reporter who, after being just lately disgraced, leaves her large life behind to affix a every day metro newspaper in Anchorage, within the hopes of discovering redemption — each personally and professionally. The collection is created by Spotlight and Stillwater director Tom McCarthy and likewise stars Jeff Perry as Stanley Cornik, Matt Malloy as Bob Young, Meredith Holzman as Claire Muncy, Grace Dove as Rosalind “Roz” Friendly, Pablo Castelblanco as Gabriel Martin, Ami Park as Jieun Park and Craig Frank as Austin Greene.
The third collection picked up, comedy Not Dead Yet, is predicated on Alexandra Potter’s Confessions of a 40-something F**ok Up. The collection stars Rodriguez because the e-book’s titular “f**k up,” Nell Stevens, a newly single and completely broke mess who’s making an attempt to kickstart her profession after a decade out of the sphere. The solely drawback? She can solely discover a job as an obituary author, which seems to be an unlikely supply of knowledge.
The collection is created by The Real O’Neals and This Is Us producers David Windsor and Casey Johnson and exec produce alongside Rodriguez, Wonderland Sound and Vision’s McG, Mary Viola and Corey Marsh.