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Taken (miniseries)

''Taken'', also known as ''Steven Spielberg Presents Taken'', is a Gabrielle RoseEric CloseMichael MoriartyJulie BenzJason Gray-StanfordMichael Jeterscience fiction Gabrielle RoseEric CloseMichael MoriartyJulie BenzJason Gray-StanfordMichael Jeterscience fictionminiseries which first aired on the Sci-Fi Channel in 2002. It won an Sci-Fi ChannelEmmy Award for Outstanding Miniseries. Filmed in Sci-Fi ChannelEmmy AwardVancouver , Sci-Fi ChannelEmmy AwardVancouverBritish Columbia , Canada,... read more

Taken 2

''Taken 2'' is a 2012 English-language French action thriller film directed by Olivier Megaton which stars Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Famke Janssen, Rade Šerbedžija, Leland Orser, Jon Gries, D.B. Sweeney and Luke Grimes.It is the sequel to the 2008 film ''Taken'' and the second installment in the ''Taken'' trilogy. Released on 5 October 2012, the film grossed over $376 million at the box office, but received largely negative reviews from critics.A third film, ''Taken 3'', was released on 9 January... read more

Taken 3

''Taken 3'' (sometimes stylized as ''Tak3n'') is a 2014 English-language French action thriller film directed by Olivier Megaton and written by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen. It is the third and final installment in the ''Taken'' trilogy. The film stars Liam Neeson, Forest Whitaker, Maggie Grace, and Famke Janssen.Principal photography began on March 29, 2014 in Los Angeles. In North America, 20th Century Fox released the film on January 9, 2015. The film was released in France on 21 January 2015.==Plot==Former... read more

Taken In

"Taken In" is a pop rock song performed by Mike + The Mechanics. Written by guitarist Mike Rutherford and producer Christopher Neil, it was the third single released in June 1986 from their 1985 self-titled debut album, and the third to become a Top 40 hit on the ''Billboard'' Hot 100 chart.==Composition==As with all the songs on ''Mike + The Mechanics'', "Taken In" began life as a bit of material on a set of demo tapes that Mike Rutherford showed to producer Christopher Neil. According to Rutherford,... read more

Already Taken

"Already Taken" is a song by American R&B singer Trey Songz. It was released as a digital download on iTunes on June 30, 2010 as a single from the ''Step Up 3D'' soundtrack album and is also a bonus track on Trey Songz fourth album, ''Passion, Pain & Pleasure''. A music video was shot and released on July 27, 2010.==Background==Trey Songz started working on the song with mentor Shaliek Powell in 2010. The producer of ''Step Up 3D'' wanted Trey to contribute to the new soundtrack, because he had also... read more

Taken (franchise)

''Taken'' is a series of English-language French action films beginning with ''Taken'' in 2008. All three films feature Liam Neeson as Bryan Mills. A prequel television series starring Clive Standen as Bryan Mills is in development.===''Taken'' (2008)===A retired CIA operative named Bryan Mills crosses the globe to rescue his 17-year-old daughter after she is kidnapped by human traffickers and sold into sexual slavery while traveling in France.===''Taken 2'' (2012)===Murad, the mob boss of the gang... read more

Name Taken

Name Taken was an American rock band from Orange, California. They were originally known as All That's Left in October 1999 until they discovered that the name was already taken; thus the name "Name Taken". The band started in the eighth grade where they would play shows in their amphitheatre at lunch. They later succeeded to record for such compilations as Atticus I and Warped Tour 2002.It has been noted by singer and songwriter Brendon Urie in several interviews that a lyric taken from the song... read more

Taken (song)

"Taken" is New Zealand band Stellar*'s eighth single, and their second single from their second album ''Magic Line''. This is currently (as of 2006) the band's last top 10 single entry in New Zealand, reaching number six. The single includes an upbeat dance remix of All It Takes by former Nine Inch Nails band member Charlie Clouser, as well as an acoustic version of the title track, recorded at now defunct Helen Young Studios in December 2001. read more

Taken (novel)

''Taken'' is a crime novel by the American writer Kathleen George set in 1990s Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.It tells the story of a baby taken in broad daylight downtown Pittsburgh. Protagonist Marina Benedict gets involved, and detective Richard Christie takes on the task of finding the missing child of a rookie pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates.==Sources==''Contemporary Authors Online''. The Gale Group, 2006. PEN (Permanent Entry Number): 0000142340.==External links==Category:Novels set in Pittsburgh,... read more

Taken Out

''Taken Out'' is an Australian television dating game show that was originally broadcast on Network Ten between 1 September 2008 and 26 February 2009. The format was developed by FremantleMedia and was hosted by James Kerley, a Foxtel television presenter who has also hosted shows such as ''Cash Cab'' and ''The Dave & Kerley Show''.British, Irish and Philippine versions of the show have been developed under the name ''Take Me Out''. Versions have also been made in Denmark, Indonesia, the Netherlands,... read more

Taken (film)

''Taken'' is a 2008 English-language French action thriller film directed by Pierre Morel, written by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen, and starring Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Leland Orser, Jon Gries, David Warshofsky, Holly Valance, Katie Cassidy, Xander Berkeley, Olivier Rabourdin, Gérard Watkins, and Famke Janssen.Neeson plays a former CIA operative named Bryan Mills who sets about tracking down his teenage daughter Kim and her best friend Amanda after the two girls are kidnapped by human traffickers... read more

Taken (band)

Taken are a Pop/Rock music trio formed in September 2014 in Dublin, Ireland. The band is made up of Stephen Barron, Eoghan Mac Mahon and Richard Power. They are managed by Patrick Fogarty. read more

Taken for a Fool

"Taken for a Fool" is a song by American rock-band The Strokes, mostly written by guitarist Nick Valensi. It is the second single for their fourth studio album, ''Angles'', and was released as a 7" vinyl and digital download on July 1, 2011.http://www.thestrokes.com/us/news/taken-for-a-fool-live-w-elvis-costello-available-now==Music video==The music video for the song was released worldwide on July 8, 2011. The video was directed by Laurent Briet.http://www.thestrokes.com/us/news/video-premiere-of-taken-for-a-fool-watch-now==External... read more

Tom Clarke (Taken)

Tom Clarke is a fictional character in the TV series ''Taken'' played by Ryan Hurst.== Episode 1 Beyond the Sky ==Tom's first appearance is when he's a young child (played by Kevin G. Schmidt). Tom does not trust John, a strange man who was taken in by Tom's mother, Sally, after being in an accident.== Episode 2 Jacob and Jesse ==Years later Tom and his sister Becky return home to visit his mother Sally and his younger brother Jacob for Christmas. Tom and Becky take care of Jacob when Sally goes... read more

For the Taken

''For the Taken'' is the debut album by American rock band Mercy Fall released on May 9, 2006. First single "I Got Life" was released to radio stations on March 4. The song spent eight weeks on the ''Billboard'' Mainstream Rock chart where it peaked at number 36. Corey Apar of Allmusic called the album "a competent debut that could be the start of better things for them." read more


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