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Nikita: The Life We've Chosen

AMANDA CAPTURES ALEX - Amanda holds Alex hostage and tells Nikita she will release Alex in exchange for Ari. Michael assigns Nikita and Sean to handle the exchange of prisoners, but Ryan adds Owen to the team at the last minute, which makes Michael suspicious. While in captivity, Alex befriends a fellow prisoner named Larissa and vows to break them both out of the jail, which ultimately conflicts with Nikita's plan, forcing Alex to choose between Nikita and her promise to Larissa.

Source: The CW

Episode Info

Episode number: 3x14
Airdate: Friday March 15th, 2013

Director: Brad Turner
Writer: Albert Kim

Alternate Airdates:

UK (sky LIVING) Nov 08, 2013
AU (FOX8) Jan 24, 2015


Guest Stars
Peter OuterbridgePeter Outerbridge
As Ari Tasarov
Olga FondaOlga Fonda
As Larissa
Main Cast
Maggie QMaggie Q
As Nikita
Shane WestShane West
As Michael
Aaron StanfordAaron Stanford
As Birkhoff
Dillon CaseyDillon Casey
As Sean Pierce
Devon SawaDevon Sawa
As Owen Elliot
Noah BeanNoah Bean
As Ryan Fletcher


The episode begins with Alex, who is unconscious, being dragged into Amanda’s lair by a couple of her men. At Division, Nikita and team are desperately trying to locate Alex. Amanda calls Division and says she wants Ari in exchange for Alex. She says they have 48 hours to decide or Alex dies. Ari is told about the offer. He reminds them that he has one of the passwords for the black box. Michael tells him to give them the password, so they can negotiate with Amanda. Ari says he can’t give them the password because he is the password. Both he and Amanda have to play a game to decrypt the black box. The game recognizes some pattern in the way they play it. ..

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