Taken Season 3: Cancelled by NBC? Latest updates 2022!

Taken is a crime-action drama tv series on NBC. It is grounded on the trilogy film series having an identical name created by Luc Besson

Bryan has been accused of killing his ex-wife, Lenore. He then sets out to clear his reputation by pursuing genuine killers while avoiding capture by the United States government, for whom he previously worked.

Robert Mark Kamen. The story focuses on protagonist Bryan Mills who suffered from personal loss due to some people. To take revenge, he became a CIA operative.

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Produced by Luc Besson, the series first hit the screen on February 27, 2017, on NBC. Season 1 ran for 10 episodes which concluded on May 1, 2017. The series received a good response from the viewers. Consequently, NBC renewed the series for the second installment. The second season ran for 16 episodes from January 12, 2018, to June 30, 2018. January 12, 2018. Initially, NBC renewed the series on April 18, 2018. However, on May 26, 2018, NBC canceled the series.

Series Name Taken Season 3
Category Action-thriller television series
Release Date Canceled
Confirmed or Canceled Canceled

Final Official Tweet From the Makers

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Will Taken Return for Season 3?

Before answering the question, we have to look few things. The direction of the series changed after the first season. The result was not good. The rating of the series kept declining after season 1. The rating of the series is also not good. Therefore, we can not find a single reason to renew the series for the third installment. Any platform will renew the profitable series only, and Taken is not one of them.

NBC has officially canceled the series after season 2. Therefore, it will not return on NBC for sure. However, there are chances that some streaming giant might pick the series for season 3.

The Cast of Taken Season 3? Who Will We See in It?

If Season 3 will ever, then the following characters might return for season 2-

  • Jennifer Beals as Christina Hart
  • Adam Goldberg as Kilroy
  • Jessica Camacho as Santana
  • Dominic Fumusa as Harry Ward
  • Jennifer Marsala as Riley
  • Simu Liu as Faaron
  • Ali Kazmi as Marzoki
  • Layla Alizada as Elena Morales
  • Peter Outerbridge as James Casey
  • Christian Bako as Krystiyan

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The Plot of Taken? What to Expect From Season 3?

The story revolves around Bryan Mills. While he was traveling with his sister on the train, somebody attacked his sister and killed him. Carlos Mejia, who was a terrorist and a drug dealer had killed his sister. He wanted to take revenge on him, so he became a CIA operative in Director of National Intelligence. However, due to his trauma of losing his sister, he would not be able to focus on his work. He got intense training and acquired new skills to catch Mejia to fulfill his revenge. Season 1 totally focuses on the training and killings by Mills to finally reach Mejia.

In season 2 Mills got trapped in a Mexican prison while completing a mission. However, he escaped from there. He later became part of a plane crash and got trapped with a murder witness. Later, he survived from different terrorists and hunters to reach home.

The series involves total procedural drama.

The creators have not revealed the plot for season 3 of the series so far. However, I guess that season 3 will start from where season 2 ended.

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Is There Any Trailer Available for Taken Season 3?

No, there is no trailer available for taken 3 so far, as the series has not renewed yet. Once the series will be renewed, I will let you know.

What Is the IMDb Rating of the Taken Series?

Though the series was good, it only received a mediocre rating of 6.6 out of 10.

Where Can We Watch the Taken Series?

It is an NBC series so you can watch it there. You can reach NBC through Amazon Prime Video. It is streaming on Netflix as well.

Final verdict

The crime action drama series failed to entertain the fans satisfactorily. The storyline is cliche. There are no unique elements in the series. It failed to please the critics as well. It got only 32% approval from rotten tomatoes. The advance of the plot is not at a good pace. However, the performances of the actors are great but it could not save the series. However, some fans still want to watch Taken 3 and giving an online request to NBC on Twitter to renew the series for the third installment.

Are you one of the fans or critics of the series? Do let me know in the comment section.