Steven Spielberg Presents 'Taken'

  • 2002
  • 1 Season

Three families' alien encounters over four generations were chronicled in this ambitious 10-part miniseries from executive producer Steven Spielberg. The saga opened as glowing orbs engulfed a crippled World War II bomber piloted by Russell Keys, who later became convinced---through a series of nightmares---that he had been abducted by aliens.

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Season 1, Episode 2 Jacob and Jesse

First Aired: December 3, 2002

Part 2 of 10 follows the evolution of two boys with extraterrestrial connections---Jesse Keys, whose father was kidnapped by aliens, and Jacob Clarke (Anton Yelchin), who was fathered by one. Russell: Steve Burton. Sally: Catherine Dent. Owen: Joel Gretsch. Allie: Dakota Fanning. Directed by Breck Eisner.

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