Watch an exclusive clip from the midseason premiere. The Blacklist Season 7 premieres on March 20 from its long hiatus with one of its occasional distantly-inspired-by-real-headlines episodes. The eleventh episode of the season "Victoria Fenberg" finds Red Reddington James Spader embroiled in a complex art forgery scheme involving a family that vaguely resembles the Sacklers, the controversial opioid-pushing pharmaceutical magnates who fund many arts and cultural institutions. In this exclusive clip, Red gets into some trouble while doing the black market art dealing that gets him caught up in this whole mess. In the clip, Red is in Ukraine to retrieve one piece of a nesting casket think of a Russian nesting doll, but way more valuable to take to a meet-up where a buyer is going to give the owners of each of the six pieces a huge windfall. While there, the guy Red hired to guard his treasure vault betrays him.
Raymond "Red" Reddington James Spader , a former government agent turned high-profile criminal, who had eluded capture for decades, voluntarily surrenders to the FBI , offering to cooperate on capturing a list of criminals who are virtually impossible to catch. He insists on working with a rookie profiler by the name of Elizabeth Keen Megan Boone. The pilot episode was written by Jon Bokenkamp and directed by Joe Carnahan. In February , The Blacklist was renewed for a third season,  with Hisham Tawfiq promoted to main cast. Naval Academy graduate, he once worked in US counterintelligence and was being groomed for Admiral when something happened on his way home for the Christmas holidays.
Red: I feel confident Liz: Why is that? Red: God doesn't want me and the devil isn't finished. Nov 2, am Posted in: Legion. There are certain people we are meant to hate ,,, and then there are those who fall into the pile of loathsome characters inadvertently.
The intel we've been waiting for is here. It finally happened. More importantly, Liz knows this truth about how the man she views as a father figure actually became Reddington. Season 6's latest double-shot of Blacklist action successfully navigated the show's new big mystery and delivered some emotional resonance to boot. The second hour unveiled this information through extensive flashbacks to a young Katarina Lotte Verbeek in the aftermath of the real Reddington's death.