ABC Announces Full-Season Orders of “mixed-ish,” “Stumptown,” and “The Rookie”

ABC’s hit fall series mixed-ish and Stumptown have been given full-season orders, while The Rookie received a spring season pickup, Karey Burke, president, ABC Entertainment, announced today.

What’s Happening:

  • ABC has given full season orders to their new primetime shows mixed-ish and Stumptown.
  • Additionally, they’ve given The Rookie a spring season pick up.


  • On the next episode of mixed-ish, the popular girls at school ask Rainbow to join their group Halloween costume as Tootie from The Facts of Life. She thinks this is finally her opportunity to fit in, but Denise views the situation differently. Meanwhile, Alicia doesn’t want the kids to go trick-or-treating after Harrison and his colleagues tell her about all the dangerous things that can happen.
  • The “Girls Just Want Have Fun” episode of mixed-ish, airs Tuesday October 29th, at 9:00 pm on ABC.

The series stars:

  • Tika Sumpter as Alicia Johnson
  • Mark-Paul Gosselaar as Paul Johnson
  • Christina Anthony as Denise
  • Arica Himmel as Bow Johnson
  • Ethan William Childress as Johan Johnson
  • Mykal-Michelle Harris as Santamonica Johnson
  • Gary Cole as Harrison

ABC’s mixed-ish is executive produced by:

  • Kenya Barris
  • Tracee Ellis Ross
  • Peter Saji
  • Karin Gist
  • Randall Winston
  • Anthony Anderson
  • Laurence Fishburne
  • Helen Sugland
  • E. Brian Dobbins
  • The series is produced by ABC Studios


  • On the “Bad Alibis” episode of Stumptown, despite being ordered by Lieutenant Cosgrove to take time off, Hoffman enlists Dex’s help to investigate a case. Meanwhile, Tookie’s culinary skills come in handy at Bad Alibi, and Dex stresses over an interview to become a certified PI.
  • “Bad Alibis” airs Wednesday, October 30th at 10:00 pm on ABC.

Stumptown stars: 

  • Cobie Smulders as Dex Parios
  • Jake Johnson as Grey McConnell
  • Tantoo Cardinal as Sue Lynn Blackbird
  • Cole Sibus as Ansel Parios
  • Adrian Martinez as Tookie
  • Camryn Manheim as Lieutenant Cosgrove
  • Michael Ealy as Detective Miles Hoffman

Creative team:

  • Created and executive produced by:
    • Jason Richman
    • Matt Olmstead
  • Produced by:
    • Ruben Fleischer
    • David Bernad
    • Greg Rucka (Stumptown graphic novel series)
    • Matthew Southworth (Stumptown graphic novel series)
    • Justin Greenwood (Stumptown graphic novel series)
  • The series is produced by ABC Studios

The Rookie:

  • This week on The Rookie, an emergency alert of an impending missile attack sends Los Angeles into chaos and uncertainty, while the officers each try to keep the peace and deal with their own disasters.
  • “Fallout” airs Sunday, November 3rd at 10:00 pm on ABC.

The Rookie stars:

  • Nathan Fillion as John Nolan
  • Mekia Cox as Nyla Harper
  • Alyssa Diaz as Angela Lopez
  • Richard T. Jones as Sergeant Wade Grey
  • Titus Makin Jr. as Jackson West
  • Melissa O’Neil as Lucy Chen
  • Eric Winter as Tim Bradford

Creative team:

  • Written and executive produced by:
    • Alexi Hawley
  • Executive produced by:
    • Mark Gordon
    • Nathan Fillion
    • Michelle Chapman
    • Jon Steinberg
    • Bill Norcross
    • Terence Paul Winter
    • Rob Bowman
  • The Rookie is a co-production with Entertainment One (eOne) and ABC Studios

What They’re Saying:

  • Karey Burke, president, ABC Entertainment: “This fall, Stumptown has delivered a rich, inventive and fun thrill ride each week with a stellar cast that features one of the most fearless female characters at the center; mixed-ish has established itself as one of the sharpest, funniest and most original new comedies of the season; and The Rookie has continued to bring compelling storytelling and powerful performances to its passionate and loyal fan base. Thanks to the brilliant creative teams behind these series, along with the phenomenal casts and crews, for delivering three incredibly entertaining and distinctive shows. We’re so proud of this great crop of shows that are all off to strong starts this fall, and we can’t wait to bring more fantastic episodes to our schedule this season.”