The origin story of younger, hungrier, former Green Beret Bryan Mills as he deals with a personal tragedy that shakes his world. As he fights to overcome the incident and exact revenge, Mills is pulled into a career as a deadly CIA operative, a job that awakens his very particular, and very dangerous, set of skills.
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Set in the present day, the prequel to Luc Besson’s big-screen franchise of the same name follows a young Bryan as he acquires the very skills he uses to save his future daughter. Clive Standen plays younger Bryan Mills, Jennifer Beals will play Christina Hart, the Special Deputy Director of National Intelligence has taken Mills under her wing. Cultured and powerful with a wealth of field experience, her government position has her overseeing an elite team who take care of America’s national security emergencies. Luc Besson (who co-wrote and produced the three-movie franchise), is executive producing.