The Blacklist: Redemption is a thrilling new spinoff of NBC's breakout hit series, undercover operative Tom Keen joins forces with Susan "Scottie" Hargrave, the brilliant and cunning chief of Grey Matters, a covert mercenary organization that solves problems governments don't dare touch. While on the hunt for Liz's attacker, Tom secretly discovered that Scottie is actually his biological mother. Now, as they team up to employ their unique skills and resources in a dangerous world of deadly criminals, Tom begins his own covert mission to find out more about his shadowy past.
Runtime: 60 minutes
The Blacklist: Redemption - The Blacklist (TV series) - Netflix
The Blacklist is an American crime thriller television series that premiered on NBC on September 23, 2013. Raymond “Red” Reddington (James Spader), a former U.S. Navy officer turned high-profile criminal, voluntarily surrenders to the FBI after eluding capture for decades. He tells the FBI that he has a list of the most dangerous criminals in the world that he has compiled over the years and is willing to inform on their operations in exchange for immunity from prosecution. However, he insists on working exclusively with a rookie FBI profiler by the name of Elizabeth Keen (Megan Boone). The series also stars Diego Klattenhoff, Ryan Eggold, and Harry Lennix. The pilot episode was written by Jon Bokenkamp and directed by Joe Carnahan. Executive producers for the series include Bokenkamp, John Eisendrath, and John Davis for Sony Pictures Television, Universal Television, and Davis Entertainment. On October 4, 2013, NBC ordered nine additional episodes, filling out the series' first season. On December 3, 2013, NBC renewed the series for a 22-episode second season. On May 11, 2014, owing to the series' breakout success, NBC decided to air an episode in the coveted post–Super Bowl timeslot in 2015. On December 5, 2015, the series was renewed for a fourth season, which premiered on September 22, 2016. A spin-off series, The Blacklist: Redemption, premiered on February 23, 2017. On May 11, 2017, the series was renewed for a fifth season, while the spin-off was canceled the following day. The fifth season premiered on September 27, 2017. On May 12, 2018, the series was renewed for a sixth season. The series has received positive reviews, with many critics praising Spader's performance in particular.
The Blacklist: Redemption - Cast and characters - Netflix
James Spader as Raymond “Red” Reddington: A master criminal turned confidential informant for the FBI, later revealed to be Liz Keen's biological father, then later revealed to be an imposter. Megan Boone as Elizabeth “Liz” Keen: Born Masha Rostova, Keen is a special agent with the FBI on Harold Cooper's team, and Tom Keen's wife. Diego Klattenhoff as Donald Ressler: A special agent with the FBI on Cooper's team, who also became the Acting Assistant Director of the FBI Counterterrorism Division. Ryan Eggold as Tom Keen: Born Christopher Hargrave, later taking the adoptive name Jacob Phelps, Keen works as a covert operative and is Liz's husband. (seasons 1–5) Parminder Nagra as Meera Malik: A field agent with the CIA who worked with Cooper's FBI team (season 1). Harry Lennix as Harold Cooper: The Assistant Director of the FBI Counterterrorism Division who uses Reddington to stop people on his Blacklist. Amir Arison as Aram Mojtabai: A computer specialist with the FBI on Cooper's team (recurring, season 1; main, season 2–present). Mozhan Marnò as Samar Navabi: A Mossad agent who works with Cooper's FBI team (season 2–present). Hisham Tawfiq as Dembe Zuma: Reddington's bodyguard and confidante (recurring, seasons 1–2; main, season 3–present).
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