"The Blacklist", the crime thriller TV series, starring James Spader ("The Pentagon Papers"), as former US Navy officer 'Red Reddington', airs Season Nine beginning October 21, 2021 on NBC:
"...'Raymond Reddington' (Spader), a former 'US Navy' officer turned high-profile criminal voluntarily surrenders to the 'FBI' after eluding capture for decades. He tells the FBI he has a list of the most dangerous criminals in the world compiled over the years, and he is willing to inform on their operations in exchange for immunity from prosecution. However, he insists on working exclusively with rookie FBI profiler 'Elizabeth Keen' (Megan Boone).
"Now, two years following the death of Keen, Reddington and members of the FBI Task Force have disbanded – their lives now changed in unexpected ways and with Reddington’s whereabouts unknown. Finding themselves each at a crossroads, a common purpose compels them to renew their original mission: to take down dangerous, vicious and eccentric 'Blacklisters'.
"In the process, they begin to uncover lethal adversaries, unimaginable conspiracies and surprising betrayals that will threaten alliances and spur vengeance for the past, led by the most devious criminal of them all – Raymond Reddington..."
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