THURSDAY, DECEMBER 23
"NIKITA" - (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET)
"The Recruit" (TV-14, V) (HDTV)
SUICIDE BOMBINGS - Alex (Lyndsy Fonseca) informs Nikita (Maggie Q) that one of the recruits has been activated to carry out a suicide mission. Nikita intercepts the recruit just as Michael (Shane West) arrives, and the two sides exchange gunfire. Meanwhile, back inside the walls of Division, another recruit decides to attack several guards, creating mass chaos. Xander Berkeley, Aaron Stanford, Melinda Clarke, Ashton Holmes and Tiffany Hines also star. Eagle Egilsson directed the episode written by Amanda Segel (#107).