ABC’s “The Rookie” Season 5 is huge! The show had a special appearance from famous singer and popular host Kelly Clarkson!
The Rookie‘s Nathan Fillion, Eric Winter, Melissa O’Neil, Alyssa Diaz and Mekia Cox surprised Clarkson for her birthday on The Kelly Clarkson Show. Clarkson’s reaction to Fillion’s arrival was joyful, but the joy only got better when Fillion surprised her with more cast members of The Rookie‘s ensemble.
In a behind-the-scenes video, Kelly explained that the cast came to her talk show on her birthday and invited her to be on an episode.
She was terrified to take on the job but all went well.
Kelly ended up playing herself.
The Rookie stars Nathan Fillion, Alyssa Diaz, Richard T. Jones, Melissa O’Neil, Eric Winter, Mekia Cox, Shawn Ashmore, and Tru Valentino. Lisseth Chavez recurs. John Nolan (Fillion) is a middle-aged divorced man from Pennsylvania who owns a construction company. He decides to give up his old life to pursue a new career as a police officer in the Los Angeles Police Department. He graduates from the Police Academy, is the oldest rookie on the force, and eventually becomes a training officer. He works with Sergeant Wade Grey (Jones), Detective Angela Lopez (Diaz), training officers Nyla Harper (Cox) and Tim Bradford (Winter), fellow rookie Lucy Chen (O’Neil), and the station’s newest rookie, Aaron Thorsen (Valentino).