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Nikita 

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A rogue assassin returns to take down the secret organization that trained her.
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2013   2012   2011   2010  
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 23 nominations. See more awards »

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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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Carlo Rota plays a role in the two versions of the series, in La Femme Nikita (1997) is Mick Schtoppel (Nikita's neighbor), a character more relevant than the villain Ian Damascus in Nikita (2010). See more »

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Looks Promising !
11 September 2010 | by yatty-sidSee all my reviews

Well I read the reviews and then started watching the pilot, with low expectations.Rather I found it very good. I really don't get the fact why people start comparing stuffs like this with previous similar ones. I mean the action is good, storyline is great and I couldn't see anyone over-acting. Right from the beginning,the building of characters was next to perfect. Its exactly what a pilot promises to deliver. A great start to a great storyline. I just hope they don't stretch it unnecessarily like few other TV series. Actors chosen are good, suiting the story. I would suggest to give this a try. Will definitely hook you up. Cheers


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9 September 2010 (USA) See more »

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