By Tony Maglio NBC won six of six primetime half hours — and every key ratings category — on Monday night, thanks to a strong “Blacklist” midseason finale and solid… More
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By Rick Kissell It’s a vote of confidence in hot rookie “The Blacklist,” the James Spader drama will return to NBC with new episodes in January — even if “The… More
Welcome back from Thanksgiving break! It was nice to have some time off to spend with family friends but now it’s time to get back to the grind.
Oh no! The weekend may be over, but if you think of the bright side, there is a full week of awesome entertainment ahead. This is one of my favorite weeks because one of my favorite shows is finally back!
One of the big questions since the September premiere of “The Blacklist” has been: Why did Raymond “Red” Reddington (James Spader) turn himself in to the FBI? Was it really… More
They set “The Blacklist” in Washington, but in truth it inhabits a Manhattan studio where “Law & Order” lived for two decades. Judging from its out-of-the-gate robust ratings, good reviews and swift full-season pickup, this new NBC crime thriller could be settling in for a long stay of its own.
By Tim Molloy NBC has ordered a full season of “The Blacklist,” its highly rated James Spader spy drama. The show had NBC’s biggest debut in a year, then held… More
“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.
“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.