'Nikita': Spies Like Them | 8 Sep 2010 // 10:35 PM

It appears that Nikita is going to be a down-and-dirty brawling kind of series, where martial arts serve a function besides looking really cool.


Dear TV Executives: A Few New Years Resolutions Notes for 2011 | 26 Jan 2011 // 2:02 AM

Television executives should resolve to do a few things for me this year.

Let's Get Physical: Casting Choices on 'Nikita' | 1 Oct 2010 // 3:00 AM

Actors often talk about bringing an emotional authenticity to the characters they play. A physical authenticity should also be required if the part involves a weekly round of fighting off scary Russian operatives or shady government spies who know jiu jitsu.


'Nikita' delivers a new TV action hero | 3 Aug 2010 // 1:25 AM

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Surely it is written somewhere in the vast television bylaws that prime time needs to be routinely restocked with stunningly beautiful, lethal

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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