Nikita

Broadcast Run: 
1997 to 2003
Broadcast Medium: 
Television

This one-hour drama starred Peta Wilson as Nikita, a woman wrongly convicted of a grisly crime who was kidnapped and rehabilitated by secret agency Section One. Nikita was then forced to take part in anti-terrorist police work as a professional assassin. Ray Dupuis played Michael, her trainer at Section One that was run by a man simply known as Operations, played by Eugene Robert Glazer. Also starring Don Francks as Walter, the company gadget maker, and Matthew Ferguson as Birkoff, a computer genius, Alberta Watson as Madeline, and Anais Granofsky as Carla.

The series ran on CTV from 1997 to 2000, and on CHCH-TV (then part of the Global Television Network) and for a while was later used as filler programming on Global stations

Broadcast: 1997 - 2003
Time slots: Monday 10:00 pm, weeknights 1:00 am
Running time: 60 minutes
Production Company: Fireworks Entertainment, in association with Global Television Network

Written by Joanne Ingrassia - June, 2002

 

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