Rookie Blue back for fifth season

Canadian police drama Rookie Blue will be back on the beat for a fifth season.

Rookie Blue

Rookie Blue

Global Television and the show’s US broadcaster, ABC, have renewed the show for summer 2014, with development due to start in the fall. Production will begin in January 2014.

The one-hour drama follows the personal and professional lives of five rookie cops, played by Missy Peregrym, Gregory Smith, Charlotte Sullivan, Enuka Okuma and Travis Milne.

It also stars Peter Mooney, Ben Bass, Priscilla Faia, Rachael Ancheril, Matt Gordon and Lyriq Bent.

Rookie Blue is executive produced by Tassie Cameron, Ilana Frank, David Wellington, Russ Cochrane and John Morayniss and produced by ICF Films and Entertainment One.

Source: ABC / Futon Critic