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A rogue assassin returns to take down the secret organization that trained her.
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Series cast summary:
Maggie Q ...  Nikita 73 episodes, 2010-2013
Shane West ...  Michael 73 episodes, 2010-2013
Lyndsy Fonseca ...  Alex 73 episodes, 2010-2013
Aaron Stanford ...  Seymour Birkhoff 73 episodes, 2010-2013
Melinda Clarke ...  Amanda 70 episodes, 2010-2013
Xander Berkeley ...  Percy 45 episodes, 2010-2012
Lyndie Greenwood ...  Sonya 41 episodes, 2011-2013
Dillon Casey ...  Sean Pierce 39 episodes, 2011-2013
Noah Bean ...  Ryan Fletcher 39 episodes, 2010-2013
Devon Sawa ...  Owen Elliot / ... 32 episodes, 2010-2013
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When she was a deeply troubled teenager, Nikita was rescued from death row by a secret U.S. agency known only as Division, who faked her execution and told her she was being given a second chance to start a new life and serve her country. What they didn't tell her was that she was being trained as a spy and assassin. Throughout her grueling training at Division, Nikita never lost her humanity, even falling in love with a civilian. When her fiancé was murdered, Nikita realized she had been betrayed and her dreams shattered by the only people she thought she could trust, so she did what no one else before her had been able to do: she escaped. Now, after three years in hiding, Nikita is seeking retribution and making it clear to her former bosses that she will stop at nothing to expose and destroy their covert operation. Written by The CW

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9 September 2010 (USA) See more »

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Peter Outerbridge portrays villain Ari Tasarov. In the original series La Femme Nikita (1997), Outerbridge portrayed a Section One Agent named Roger in the season one episode "Treason". As well, Harris Yulin, Admirel Bruce Winnick on "Nikita", played Gregory Kessler in the season one episode "Gambit". Both Yulin and Alberta Watson (Senator Madeline Pierce) appeared in that episode as rivals. See more »

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Surprisingly impressive
11 April 2016 | by ivan_jbjSee all my reviews

I used to be a fan of the original series and picked up this remake pretty late,only in 2016. So overall i did find it to be much more than i expected. Most of all I find the screenplay impressive and that unlike most American TV shows, the characters and the atmosphere in this one is actually quite believable. What most contributes to this is the characters speaking Russian where it matters....you see, most US shows just leave you to believe that English is the mother tongue for Martians, while this one gets you to believe that Americans actually do speak another language. Whilst it isn't perfect, that contributes to the overall atmosphere of the show and the usual action and suspense.

So yes, I really loved this show and would definitely recommend it.


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