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Nikita: A “Big Winner” and TV Action Trendsetter!

What do TV watchers want? Emotional depth and nuanced storytelling? No way! They want explosions. Well, that’s what TV execs are betting, anyway. Next year’s schedule boasts an increased number of kiss-kiss-bang-bang action-adventure shows.

According to the New York Post, networks are hoping to emulate the success of “big winners” like Nikita and Hawaii Five-O with new action dramas, including a TV adaptation of the Transporter movies in which, if they really want to emulate Nikita, Jason Statham will presumably be replaced with a tiny bendy Asian chick.

Source: New York Post

12.13.2010 / 11:30 PM EDT by Melinda Taub
Related: Nikita, Gossip

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