Taxi Brooklyn (NBC) Episode 5 “Ambush”

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Taxi Brooklyn Episode 5 “Ambush” airs Wednesday, July 23rd at 10/9c on NBC.

Episode Synopsis: Taxi Brooklyn (NBC) Episode 5 “Ambush”- A Department of Corrections prisoner transport van is attacked by two SUVs. Two female prisoners are killed and four female inmates escape. One of the escapees is Eleanor Wilson (Erin Wilhelmi), a witness to the murder of Cat’s (Chyler Leigh) father. Cat and Leo (Jacky Ido) track down the escapees and Cat finally uncovers what actually happened to her father, bringing her one step closer to finding his killer. Also Starring: Raul Casso, James Colby, Jennifer Esposito, Bill Heck, Caterina Murino, Ally Walker and Jose Zuniga

Show Summary: Chyler Leigh stars as hard-as-nails Det. Caitlyn “Cat” Sullivan, a woman hellbent on finding her father’s killer. Demoted to foot patrol for reckless driving, disobeying orders and personality conflicts, Cat meets taxi driver Leo Romba (Jacky Ido). A highly skilled driver, Leo is a charming French-African from Marseille. Realizing Leo lied on his immigration forms, Cat offers him a deal: In exchange for his driving skills and taxi, she will help Leo with his immigration problem. In order to stay out of prison and avoid deportation, Leo agrees to partner with Cat and quickly becomes her personal driver, consultant and friend as they race through the streets of New York solving cases and trying to uncover the mystery behind her father’s murder.

From executive producers Thomas Anargyros, Edouard de Vesinne and Gary Scott-Thompson, “Taxi Brooklyn” is based upon the film “Taxi” written by Luc Besson and is a production of EuropaCorp Television with the participation of TF1.