TAKEN Thursdays M-Net (*101) 20:30 Episodes 6 & 7
Taken (2017- current) is the prequel series to Liam Neeson’s movies of the same name (2008-2014) about CIA agent Bryan Mills, now played by Clive Standen – Rollo in drama show Vikings (2011- current)
1 Bryan’s sister Cali
(Celeste Desjardins) was murdered in episode 1 (9 March) by terrorists.
2 Cali was shot dead
as payback for Bryan killing the son of druglord Carlos Mejia (Romano Orzari). Bryan also learnt in episode 1 that the agent he saved on his mission was actually a double agent.
3 Bryan joined an elite
crime-fighting team in episode 2 (16 March) but was left at home for a mission because he was unstable and grieving Cali.
4 Bryan found Carlos’s
whereabouts at the end of episode 2, swearing to avenge his sister’s death.
5 In episode 5 (6 April),
Bryan didn’t know that Carlos’s hitmen were watching him and Cali’s friend Asha (Brooklyn Sudano). NB! See p45.