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Taken: Season 1 (2017)



Critic Consensus: Taken's cast hits the right notes, but overall, the series fails to deliver a compelling narrative distinguished from its source material.


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A young CIA operative's backstory is spotlighted in this prequel to the action thriller film franchise "Taken."


Clive Standen
as Bryan Mills
Jennifer Beals
as Christina Hart
Simu Liu
as Faaron
Lanette Ware-Bushfield
as Secretary Teresa Redcliff
John Bourgeois
as Cy Backer
Matthew Bennett
as Gary Martello
Ivan Wanis Ruiz
as Juan Pablo
Saad Siddiqui
as Tracy Dyer
Brooklyn Sudano
as Asha Flynn
Gord Rand
as Dan Glynn
Peyton Kennedy
as Mattie Glynn
Joseph Cochrane
as Oleksander Baniak
Patrick Sabongui
as Ismat Zahad
Yatharth Bhatt
as Amir Zahad
Dominic Fumusa
as Harry Ward
Daniel Kash
as Byron Kaine
Jasmin Geljo
as Stefan Jusic
Glenda Braganza
as Yasmin Zahad
Laurie Murdoch
as Seamus O'Rourke
Nick Baillie
as Ken Drummond
Zarrin Darnell-Martin
as Agent Thomson
John Nelles
as Otto Fänger
Brian Jagersky
as Senator Wilkes
Lev Gordon
as Yuri Surnuyev
Jarrod Vanvolkenburg
as Peter Francke
Anastasia Marinina
as Tatjana Kuznikov
Jeremy Davidson
as Brant Pope
Claire Rankin
as Clara Ward
Jessica Harmon
as Gretchen Lareau
Ryan Allen
as Pastor George
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Critic Reviews for Taken: Season 1

All Critics (26) | Top Critics (13)

Coolly confident action.

February 28, 2017 | Rating: B | Full Review…
Top Critic

The only thing we learn in the early going is that Bryan Mills really, really hates it when his beautiful blonde relatives are endangered. Glad NBC cleared that up for us.

February 28, 2017 | Rating: C- | Full Review…
Newark Star-Ledger
Top Critic

I don't think NBC pulls this one off either. Best to keep your sword sharpened, Clive.

February 28, 2017 | Rating: C | Full Review…
Uncle Barky
Top Critic

"Oh please," "Oh stop," and "Huh?" are only three of the things I kept shouting while watching NBC's Taken ...The rest of my exclamations are unprintable in a family paper.

February 23, 2017 | Full Review…
Boston Globe
Top Critic

It's been made pretty ordinary. Too bad, Standen deserves to be shown off better.

March 1, 2017 | Full Review…
Los Angeles Daily News

There's plenty of slam-bang in Taken, NBC's distant prequel to the trilogy of films, but the result is less a buzz than a headache.

March 1, 2017 | Full Review…
Reason Online

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