Peta Wilson
Australian actress
Peta Wilson
Peta Gia Wilson is an Australian actress and model. She is best known as Nikita in the television series La Femme Nikita.
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Peta Wilson's personal information overview.
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Gregory Weinkauf: The Incredible Lou Ferrigno Brings The Liberator to Comic-Con -- and to the Free World
Huffington Post - over 3 years
Who else but Lou Ferrigno could stir up a project like The Liberator -- a perfect storm of awesomeness. A multi-media franchise with potential to burn, The Liberator focuses on Mr. Ferrigno as Ed Migliocetti -- a.k.a. "The Liberator," a scientifically-enhanced superhero who, after many triumphant missions, has been scapegoated and discarded, and seeks to reclaim both his own honor and the trust and transparency of the free world. A high-profile whistle-blower not unlike Edward Snowden (albeit significantly larger), the character of the Liberator is first and foremost a complex man of strong feelings, yet in the public eye he's become a traitor, the disgraced former leader of a government-backed superhero team who served outwardly as goodwill ambassadors -- and covertly as black-ops agents -- until a mission went bad and he took the fall. Now he's back with an axe to grind and a world to save. Sure, growly Christian Bale tried to play the kinda-sorta senior "Dark Knight" ...
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Cum a îmbătrânit Nikita, cea mai sexy spioană GALERIE - Realitatea
Google News - over 5 years
Lansat în 1997, serialul La Femme Nikita a făcut din Peta Wilson cel mai sexy simbol al noilor spioane. Născută în 1970, actriţa avea o biografie care să o ajute în crearea personajului: tatăl ei era ofiţer, iar fratele, Rob, lucra de asemenea în
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9.02: "Sudden Death" - PopStar.com Celebrity News
Google News - over 5 years
Amanda (Peta Wilson) was Kristen's boss and claims to run the hottest club and wants it back. Travers (Christopher Redman) examines Kristen's stomach contents and says they can use radioactive carbon isotopes to determine the vintage of champagne
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Nikita (2010) - Telefilm Central
Google News - over 5 years
... continuo ad insistere sul fatto che questa nuova incarnazione di Nikita non è assolutamente all'altezza dell'insuperabile versione cinematografica con Anne Parillaud e dell'appassionante versione telefilmica con protagonista Peta Wilson
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Nikita: Lady killers - New Zealand Herald
Google News - over 5 years
His vision also inspired Black Cat, an action-packed, Hong Kong film which faithfully followed the original storyline and two acclaimed television spin-offs, La Femme Nikita - which ran for five years and starred Australian actress Peta Wilson - and
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Dinner to aid Uganda war victims - Bayside Bulletin
Google News - over 5 years
Dinner starts at 6.45pm and will include a performance by the Elegance jazz music trio, featuring Capalaba vocalist Sarah Collyer, pianist Peta Wilson and Stu Barry on double bass. Cost of the dinner is $130 per person, which includes a glass of
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Nikita: La fotomodella con il fucile a canne mozze - Il Manifesto (Abbonamento)
Google News - over 5 years
Tanto la – straordinaria, peraltro – interpretazione di Peta Wilson dello scorso secolo è stata vituperata, tanto è ora elogiata quella recente della scheletrica modella Maggie Q. Di dieci centimetri più alta della fotomodella, Peta Wilson ha
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Nikita: Season 1 Review - IGN
Google News - almost 6 years
I could barely remember the plot of the original French film, La Femme Nikita, which I'd rented years ago on VHS (I'm old) and I never watched the USA Network version starring Peta Wilson. As far as I was concerned, this new incarnation was going to be
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Nikita: Nowy serial o pięknej zabójczyni już 3 czerwca w AXN. ZDJĘCIA - SE.pl
Google News - almost 6 years
To prawdziwa uczta dla oka. To kolejna serialowa wersja opowieści, którą wymyślił i sfilmował francuski reżyser, Luc Besson. On w swym filmie obsadził Anne Parillaud. Z kolei pierwszą serialową Nikita była Peta Wilson
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Movies on TV, Today & Tonight - Regina Leader-Post
Google News - almost 6 years
7: 00 (40) >> "Malibu Shark Attack" Peta Wilson. Premiere. An earthquake unleashes huge, prehistoric sharks. (2 hrs.) 7: 05 (100)"The Good Witch's Gift" Catherine Bell. A criminal threatens the wedding of a witch and a lawman. (1 hr., 55 mins
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Sean Connery tähdittää vauhdikasta toimintapläjäystä - Mesta.net
Google News - almost 6 years
Jekyll ja herra Hyde (Jason Flemyng), Näkymätön mies (Tony Curran), Dorian Gray (Stuart Townsend), Tom Sawyer (Shane West) ja Draculan vaimo Mina Harker (Peta Wilson). Onnistuuko ryhmä estämään maailmansodan uhan?
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PRIMETIME PILOT PANIC: 'Chuck', 'Rules' To … - Deadline.com
Google News - almost 6 years
It's a fun show and I'm almost inclined to start searching for the Peta Wilson series just for the hell of it. I would think that Nikita would get moved to 8pm Fridays next season (or perhaps 9pm on Fridays with Supernatural moving to 8pm) so that The
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International Sales Agent of the Day: Tayrona - Indie Wire (blog)
Google News - almost 6 years
It will have an ensemble cast which includes: Samuel L. Jackson, Jean Claude van Damme, Danny Trejo, Ving Rhames, Joey Lawrence, Zulay Henao, Michael Dudikoff, Lorena Rincon, Peta Wilson, Raul Julia Jr., Ed Harris, Bolo Yeung and Nicholas Brown
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Lyndsy Fonseca promises the two-part 'Nikita' season finale "gets crazy!" - Examiner.com
Google News - almost 6 years
LF: You know, I don't know because I have never seen the Peta Wilson one, but I do know Craig well, and I have a feeling he's not-- he kind of does his own thing. He has so many ideas, and he's such a great writer, that I doubt that he tried to make it
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EFGU has 2 movies in pre-production, more inside - Stock Market Weekly
Google News - almost 6 years
EFGU confirmed last October that "Machete's" Danny Trejo, Chinese legend Bolo Yeung ("Bloodsport", "Enter the Dragon") and "La Femme Nikita's" Peta Wilson are to join the cast of their action film "Havana Heat". Last August Variety said "This may be
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TELEVISION REVIEW | 'NIKITA'; 'HELLCATS'; Lethal Woman With Weapons Is Out for Covert Vengeance
NYTimes - over 6 years
Ancient mythology is full of beautiful female warriors who kill men without remorse and in high style. So is modern mythology. Not long ago Russian soldiers in Chechnya and South Ossetia were scared silly with improbable tales of Baltic mercenaries, blue-eyed, ice-blooded snipers sometimes known as White Stockings. The French introduced a frisson
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What's On Today
NYTimes - over 7 years
8 P.M. (Logo) PTOWN DIARIES (2009) They call it Lands End, a panoramic vista on the tip of Cape Cod not far from where the Pilgrims settled that has metamorphosed through the centuries from a Portuguese fishing center to the country's first artists' colony to a summer mecca for gays and lesbians. In this documentary Joseph Mantegna traverses the
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CORPORATE CONDUCT: THE OVERVIEW; 2 GUILTY IN FRAUD AT A CABLE GIANT
NYTimes - over 12 years
John J. Rigas, the son of Greek immigrants who took a $300 investment and grew it over five decades into the nation's sixth-largest cable company, was convicted yesterday on charges of conspiring to loot hundreds of millions of dollars from Adelphia Communications, the company he built. His son and heir apparent, Timothy J. Rigas, was also
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Peta Wilson
    FORTIES
  • 2013
    Age 42
    In 2013, she received the Best Actress Award at the Cinerockom International Film Festival for her performance as CIA agent Marla Criswell in a short film called Liberator.
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  • 2012
    Age 41
    In 2012, she launched a lingerie label named Wylie Wilson, with a flagship store in Los Angeles, California.
    More Details Hide Details Wilson lived with her long-time boyfriend, director Damian Harris, from 1997 until their separation in 2002. They are the parents of one son, Marlowe Harris-Wilson, who was born in February 2002. a.z
  • THIRTIES
  • 2009
    Age 38
    In 2009 she starred in an Australian independent film Beautiful.
    More Details Hide Details She guest starred on CSI: Miami (2010) and The Finder (2012).
  • 2006
    Age 35
    During 2006 she appeared on an Australian TV mystery anthology drama Two Twisted and had a small role in the movie Superman Returns as the character "Bobbie-Faye", a spokeswoman for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration of the United States.
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  • 2003
    Age 32
    She also starred as the vampire Mina Harker in the 2003 film The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen.
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  • 2001
    Age 30
    In 2001 Wilson took part in the International Film Festival in Moscow, where she met with Russian president Vladimir Putin, who confessed to being a fan of hers.
    More Details Hide Details She portrayed real-life actress Anny Ondra in the television movie Joe and Max (2002).
  • TWENTIES
  • 1996
    Age 25
    Then, in 1996, Wilson was preparing to continue her studies at an acting school in New York City, but she decided to audition first for a new television show to be produced for the USA cable TV channel in North America.
    More Details Hide Details From a field of just over 200 aspiring actresses who auditioned for the starring role, the new program's producers chose to offer the job to Wilson, and she accepted. This new show was called La Femme Nikita, based on the French action thriller movie Nikita (1990). Each episode was one hour long, and the series was produced by a combination of Canadian and American companies. The show ran for five years and 96 episodes on the USA network. There were 22 episodes per season for four years, and another eight episodes in its fifth and final TV year. Most of the episodes of La Femme Nikita were filmed in and around the city of Toronto, Ontario. Wilson's co-stars in this TV series were the actors Roy Dupuis, Don Francks, Alberta Watson and Eugene Robert Glazer, and for her acting in La Femme Nikita, Wilson was nominated twice for the annual Gemini Award for "Best Performance by An Actress in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role", though she did not win.
  • 1991
    Age 20
    Wilson worked first as a model in Australia and in Europe, before she moved to Los Angeles in 1991 to study acting with Arthur Mendoza at the Actors Circle Theatre and with Tom Waits at the TomKat Repertory Group.
    More Details Hide Details After five years of education in acting, Wilson was hired for some small roles in independent films, such as in Naked Jane and in Loser.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1982
    Age 11
    Her parents' marriage came to an end in 1982.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1970
    Born
    Wilson was born in Sydney on 18 November 1970.
    More Details Hide Details She is the daughter of the caterer Karlene White Wilson and Darcy Wilson, a former Warrant Officer in the Australian Army. She spent several years in Papua New Guinea, when her father was stationed there.
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