ABC is getting a spinoff of The Rookie, and is bringing back a couple of familiar faces on new shows.
According to the official description, Nell begins writing obituaries by taking a job, and receives life advice from an unlikely source. Also coming to ABC next season: Not Dead Yet, a comedy starring Jane the Virgin alum Gina Rodriguez, a broken and newly single self-described catastrophe. Upon returning to the job, Nell is surprised by the fact that she is forced to take a job writing obituaries. Joshua Banday (Upload) and Angela Gibbs are
Plus, ABC ordered Alaska, a drama starring Oscar winner Hilary Swank (Boys Dont Cry, Million Dollar Baby) as a disgraced reporter who travels from New York to a daily newspaper in Anchorage, Alaska, where he finds personal and professional redemption. Jeff Perry (Scandal, Matt Malloy, and Meredith Holzman) will serve as creator and executive producer.
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