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The rookie season 5 casts lisseth chavez legends of tomorrow


ABC’s The beginner recruits a new rookie in the form of DC’s Legends of Tomorrow Former Lisseth Chavez.

TVLine has learned that Chavez will guest star in several Season 5 episodes of the Entertainment One and ABC Signature co-production.

Specifically, Chavez will play the role of Celina, a newcomer with slight confidence and good grades at the academy, whose unconventional approach to police work will present a unique challenge to her training officer.

Fun fact: TVLine’s annual Dream Roles for Stars of Canceled Shows feature had suggested so The beginner add a young, new rookie in the form of Arrowverse alum… Nicole Kang (the similarly snuffed Batwoman).

Before her run as Legends of Tomorrow‘s alien accomplished Esperanza “Spooner” Cruz (the Arrowverse’s first canonically asexual character), including Chavez’s TV credits Chicago P.D (where she played former undercover cop Vanessa Rojas in season 7), train station 19, The OA, The Fosters (as Ximena Sinfuego, an art student who became friends with Callie) and Murder in the first.

In previously reported The beginner Casting News, Tru Valentino, who starred as Officer Aaron Thorsen in the final season, has been promoted to series regular for Season 5.

The beginner will begin its Season 5 run on Sunday, September 25th at 10/9am where it will end AFV, Celebrity Danger! and Celebrity Wheel of Fortune.

The easy process also has its offshoot led by Niecy Nash, The Rookie Feds (no colon!), premiering this fall – on Monday, September 26 at 10 p.m. (leading out Bachelors in paradise).

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