My Wife and Kids alumna Brooklyn Sudano has landed a series regular role opposite Clive Standen in Taken, NBC’s straight-to-series adaptation of the hit movie franchise.

Written and executive produced by Alex Cary (Homeland), who serves as showrunner, the Taken TV series is a modern-day prequel to the film franchise that depicts how Bryan Mills (Standen) developed and sharpened his particular set of skills. EuropaCorp TV USA and Universal Television are producing. Alex Graves is directing. Sudano will play Asha, an attractive, well-educated young student from an upper middle class family who is furthering her education when she first meets Bryan (Standen).

Sudano’s credits include Hulu’s  11/23/63, starring James Franco, Lifetime’s original movie With This Ring, and a series regular role on ABC’s My Wife And Kids. She is repped by APA and Greenlight Management.