Maggie Q may become the first non-Caucasian Nikita.
The Asian actress is in talks to play the lead in the CW's La Femme Nikita reboot, to be called Nikita, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
The role of Nikita was originally played by Anne Parillaud in Luc Besson's 1990 film, then by Bridget Fonda in the 1993 remake, Point of No Return, and by Peta Wilson in the 1997 USA Network series La Femme Nikita.
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Hawaii-born Maggie Q is best known for her roles in Mission: Impossible III and Live Free or Die Hard.