L.A.'s Finest follows Syd Burnett last seen in Miami taking down a drug cartel, who has left her complicated past behind to become an LAPD detective. Paired with a new partner, Nancy McKenna, a working mom with an equally complex past, Syd is pushed to examine whether her unapologetic lifestyle might be masking a greater personal secret. These two women don't agree on much, but they find common ground when it comes to taking on the most dangerous criminals in Los Angeles.
The main heroine of the spin-off will be Marcus's sister, Sydney "Syd" Burnett (Gabrielle Union), who appeared in the second part of the franchise. The action of season 1 develops a few years after the third part of “Bad Boys”. Sydney Burnett no longer serves in the Anti-Narcotics Office. Sydney moved after she and her colleagues neutralized the most powerful drug trafficking unit in Miami. Now she lives and works as a detective in Los Angeles. Her partner is Nancy McKenna (Jessica Alba), who has to combine dangerous work on the street and the life of a mother-teacher of two adopted children at home. Nancy was on a war in Iraq and Afghanistan in the past, so she knows how to cover the rear. Sydney and Nancy often swear, they have different characters and different methods of work. But the goal is the same - to neutralize and imprison the criminal, so they have to reach an understanding.Read more »