“The Blacklist” continues as one of the top-rated new series of the Fall TV season, starring James Spader as Raymond “Red” Reddington, a former member of the U.S. intelligence community who’s gone rogue and is selling information to the highest bidder.
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“The Blacklist” begins when Red Reddington (James Spader), a former government agent who went over to the dark side and has been on the FBI’s Most Wanted list for decades, walks into FBI headquarters in Washington, D.C. and surrenders. Of course, it can’t be that easy, or there would be no series.
At first glance, “The Blacklist” bears an obvious resemblance to “The Silence of the Lambs.” Here’s a brilliant, twisted captive playing cat-and-mouse with a young female cop. Each wants something from the other in this dicey partnership.
There are a couple new names on “The Blacklist.” The NBC drama from Sony Pictures Television has just cast Hollywood icon Isabella Rossellini in a guest-starring role, TheWrap has learned.
Former “ER” star Parminder Nagra is joining the cast of NBC’s new fall series “The Blacklist,” Deadline.com reported.