The Blacklist EP Reveals How the Show Pulled Off Its Half-Animated Season Finale — Plus, Grade the Episode

RELATED STORIES The following post contains spoilers for The Blacklist‘s Season 7 finale. Proceed with caution! The Blacklist fans saw a completely different side of Elizabeth Keen on Friday — and we’re not just talking about her decision to side with Katarina Rostova and embrace her inner darkness. Rather, we’re referencing Liz’s new look as […]

TV Ratings: Shark Tank Surges to 3-Year Audience High, Blacklist Returns Up

In the latest TV ratings, ABC’s Shark Tank (with CBS in rerun mode) reeled in 6 million total viewers and a 1.1 demo rating, surging 28 and 38 percent week-to-week to mark its largest audience in three years and its best rating in 14 months. Leading out of that, 20/20 (4.6 mil/0.8) was up a […]

The Blacklist Bosses Shed Light on That Unexpected Fall Finale Alliance, Hint at ‘Looming Danger’ Ahead for Katarina

RELATED STORIES Elizabeth Keen might want to clear some closet space, because The Blacklist‘s fall finale gave her a lot to unpack. Among the revelations Liz learned during this hour: (1) Reddington is not Ilya Koslov, as her grandfather had led her to believe; (2) Dom planned to have Katarina killed years ago, in an effort to […]

The Blacklist Trailer: Will Red Survive His Encounter With Katarina Rostova?

Has Raymond Reddington finally met his match? It would certainly seem so, judging by a new trailer for The Blacklist‘s seventh season, which teases more of Red’s unpleasant reunion with Katarina Rostova. “I don’t like this, Raymond,” Katarina tells an incapacitated Red, even as one of her associates inserts an IV into his neck and begins […]

The Blacklist Bosses Break Down the Finale’s Major Cliffhanger, Tease More Answers to Come About Red’s Identity

RELATED STORIES The following post contains major spoilers for The Blacklist‘s Season 6 finale. It would not be an exaggeration to say The Blacklist introduced the mother of all twists in its Season 6 finale. After months of lingering suspicion that Liz’s mom, Katarina Rostova, might still be alive, the NBC drama served up a concrete […]

The Blacklist: Red’s Identity Revealed!

The following post contains major spoilers for Friday’s episodes of The Blacklist. After 130 episodes, dozens of creepy criminals and a whole lotta fandom-wide conspiracy theories, viewers of The Blacklist finally know who Raymond Reddington really is. Of course, when the credits initially rolled on The Blacklist‘s pilot back in 2013, many of us assumed that Raymond […]

The Blacklist: Mozhan Marnò to Exit

The following post contains major spoilers for Friday’s episode of The Blacklist. The Blacklist‘s task force is officially down one crucial member: Mozhan Marnò, who has played Agent Samar Navabi since Season 2, is leaving the NBC drama, TVLine has learned. Friday’s two-hour episode served as Marnò’s final installment with the series. Related Stories The […]

The Blacklist Boss Warns That Red Is 'Quite Literally Out of Time' After His Game-Changing Courtroom Decision

The following post contains major spoilers for Friday’s episode of The Blacklist. (Need to catch up? Read our previous Blacklist recap here.) It seems Raymond Reddington should have watched The Shawshank Redemption once more before attempting his own jailbreak. Though “failure” is not a word often used to describe Red’s schemes, his attempt at escaping from […]

Ratings: Cool Kids Goes Low, Blacklist Audience Hits Season High

Fox’s Last Man Standing this Friday drew 5.4 million total viewers and a 1.0 demo rating, down 10 percent and a tenth week-to-week to match its revival lows. Leading out of that, The Cool Kids (3.8 mil/0.7) returned down 20 percent to mark series lows. Proven Innocent (2.1 mil/0.5) dropped 32 and 20 percent from […]

The Blacklist Recap: The Verdict Is In — Plus: Which Secrets Were Revealed?

The Blacklist crossed off not one but two names on Friday, courtesy of a two-hour episode that, among other things, brought Red’s trial to a tense conclusion. But the jury’s verdict was hardly the only highlight of this super-sized installment: By the time the dust had settled on these eventful two hours, family secrets had […]