La Femme Nikita: Season 3

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Jan 03
1999

Looking for Michael

Operations believes Nikita is a threat to Section, and wants to kill her during a mission. She survives his plot, and when she returns to Section, she looks into the disappeara…

2 Jan 10
1999

Someone Else's Shadow

Nikita has a new mission, to get David Henderson Williams, Vacek’s associate. She also learns more about Michael’s history with Elena & Simone. Elena offers Nik…

3 Jan 17
1999

Opening Night Jitters

To flush out Vacek, Operations and Madeline order Michael to poison Elena, but Michael can’t bring himself to do it. So Section poisons Elena anyway, while Michael is out…

4 Jan 24
1999

Gates of Hell

After effectively losing his wife and son forever, Michael’s performance begins to seriously suffer. So as Nikita seeks to restore Michael’s will to live and to pro…

5 Mar 07
1999

Imitation of Death

Section goes after Ivan Chernov, a terrorist who trains kidnapped children to do his dirty work. Michael sells Nikita to Chernov, who she discovers wants her for cloning experi…

6 Mar 21
1999

Love and Country

Section goes after Nikolai Markali, a politician whom Operations correctly believes is connected to the terrorist organization, Badenhein, although the suspicions at first appe…

7 Mar 28
1999

Cat and Mouse

Nikita is acting out of character. Michael observes she is pre-occupied, and when mission tapes of a disastrous mission show, the enemy was avoiding shooting her, he believes s…

8 Apr 04
1999

Outside the Box

A new operative with a photographic memory is brought in to ““remember”“ the directory of a terrorist organization. When he is made a permanent recruit,…

9 Apr 11
1999

Slipping Into Darkness

Nikita, Walter, and Birkoff consider mutiny when Operations’ orders become more and more illogical.

10 Apr 25
1999

Under the Influence

Brothers Karl and Simon Peruze are responsible for some of the most vicious attacks on civilians ever recorded. Eliminating both of them proves difficult, since neither brother…

11 Apr 25
1999

Walk On By

Nikita finds a colleague in the new recruits, someone named Jamey. Jamey tells Nikita that if she helps him stay in Section, he’ll lead Nikita to her mother, who has been…

12 Jun 06
1999

Threshold of Pain

Nikita, along with two other operatives Mark and Angela, are kidnapped by a two-person sibling terrorist team. Both Mark and Angela are tortured, but Mark breaks during the tor…

13 Jun 13
1999

Beyond the Pale

Operations passes over Michael for Chief Strategist in favor of a smarmy Section operative by the name of Zalman, and Michael is so furious that he plots with Nikita to escape…

14 Jun 20
1999

Hand to Hand

On an operation to get industrialist and terrorist financier Charles Meyer, Nikita is sent to a “modeling agency” run by Amalin Anagar, which is in reality, not jus…

15 Jun 27
1999

Before I Sleep

This time, Section is out to get an outfit by the name of The Alliance, and Section’s way in is a psychotic courier by the name of Jan Bailin. Bailin has other plans and…

16 Jul 18
1999

I Remember Paris

After an operation against a terrorist group, Michael brings one of the terrorists back to the Section for questioning. The “capture” is a plant, and he knocks Made…

17 Jul 25
1999

All Good Things

With the “situation in the Balkans” again reaching critical, Operations is called off on a consulting job in the field by “The Center,” and he turns ove…

18 Aug 01
1999

Third Party Ripoff

Madeline has decided that Michael’s romantic involvement with Nikita is affecting his performance, and so she sets about putting pressure on Michael to halt the relations…

19 Aug 08
1999

Any Means Necessary

After Birkoff chokes in the middle of remotely directing an operation and is then promptly upstaged by arch-nemesis Greg Hillinger who pulls the frying pan out of the fire and…

20 Aug 15
1999

Three Eyed Turtle

During an operation, Hillinger’s goofing off costs an operative his life, and Hillinger pleads with Birkoff to cover for him, which Birkoff inexplicably does. Hillinger d…

21 Aug 22
1999

Playing with Fire (1)

Literally playing with fire, Michael and Nikita are setting up clandestine rendezvous on Section missions as a way to get around Operations and Madeline’s ban on their se…

22 Aug 29
1999

On Borrowed Time (2)

Michael and Nikita are sent on an operation to find out who a pharmaceutical plant owned by a company named Genefex and a supplier of Red Cell who is selling a biological weapo…

About La Femme Nikita

Based on the cult motion picture of the same name, the sexy, stylish spy series La Femme Nikita ran from 1997 to 2001 on the USA network. Starring Peta Wilson as Nikita, the series saw a young woman framed for murder and given a choice: be sentenced to life imprisonment, or work for Section One, a clandestine anti-terrorism organization. Nikita chose life, soon discovering that she is just the latest pawn in Section’s games…

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