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'The Rookie: Feds' Exclusive: Niecy Nash-Betts' Real-Life Wife Jessica Guest Stars As Her New Love Interest

Niecy Nash-Betts’ new love interest on The Rookie: Feds may look familiar.

That’s because her character Simone’s new romantic prospect is none other than her real-life wife, Jessica Betts.

Here's the episode description:

Garza’s unit gets roped into a complicated kidnapping case involving a forbidden relationship between two rival drug-dealing gangs. Meanwhile, Simone’s love life is heating up; Laura comes face-to-face with her past, and Carter tries to reconnect with his wife.

The episode airs Oct. 11 at 10 p.m. on ABC. You can episodes on demand and on Hulu the day following their premieres.

Watch the episode preview above.

Nash-Betts stars in the series with Frankie R. Faison as Christopher “Cutty” Clark, James Lesure as Carter Hope, Britt Robertson as Laura Stensen, Felix Solis as Matthew Garza, and Kevin Zegers as Brendon Acres.

Executive producers and co-creators are Alexi Hawley and Terence Paul Winter. The Rookie: Feds’s creator and showrunner is Terence Paul Winter. Executive producers include Mark Gordon, Nash-Betts, Nathan Fillion, Michelle Chapman, Bill Norcross, and Corey Miller. The Rookie: Feds is a co-production between Entertainment One (eOne) and ABC Signature, with eOne serving as the primary studio and worldwide distributor.

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