CW Set to Update La Femme Nikita
The CW Network is continuing its trend of remaking 90s series with a new pilot order. According to The Hollywood Reporter, CW has issued a pilot order for an updated version of La Femme Nikita
McG, whose new series Human Target recently debuted on Fox, is executive producing the new pilot. The series' roots go all the way back to the 1991 Luc Besson film La Femme Nikita, about a criminal who is brought in and trained as an assassin by the governent, which spawned the La Femme Nikita TV series on USA and also an Americanized remake Point of No Return starring Bridget Fonda.
It was said that this new updated version will have Nikita going off the grid and a new assassin being trained to replace her.