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'The Blacklist' Season 9 Premiere Photos And New Teaser Trailer

The lead-up to “The Blacklist” is heating up, with the Season 9 premiere only a week away. NBC has released photos from the episode and a teaser that reveals a surprising new look for Red and a shocking plot twist for Dembe. Let’s dive into the brief trailer and the pictures that warrant speculatio…

Why Is 'The Blacklist' Teasing Red's Revenge In Season 9 Poster?

In case you missed it, “The Blacklist” has released its promo poster for Season 9, and it is a bit of a doozy. For one, Red is striking out solo without Liz. (Yes, I teared up.) The second and most curious clue is the poster’s tagline: “Someone’s Going To Pay.”
Spoiler Alert: Please, be aware that s…

'The Blacklist' Has Revealed Liz's Fate Ahead Of Season 9 Premiere

Ever since “The Blacklist” shocked viewers with its Season 8 finale, there have been many questions about Liz’s fate. Now, the show appears to have confirmed what will become of her via the official synopsis for Season 9. While many probably anticipated learning the definitive outcome of the shocki…

The Best TV Shows Of 2021 (So Far)? 'The Blacklist' Makes Part 1

The year known as 2021 is almost over. Okay, there are technically three months left in it, and television will undoubtedly get turned upside down by what is to come. Why? Because believe it or not, another season of “The Blacklist” is already almost upon us. For now, though, this list of 2021’s Be…

'The Blacklist' Season 8 Finale Raw Reaction: Will I Ever Watch Again?

“The Blacklist” has bid farewell with a Season 8 finale that has left fans reeling. In an Eclectic Pop first, I am taking to YouTube (yes, Eclectic Pop has a YouTube channel) to share my raw reaction to last night’s season-ender. It was a lot to take in, folks. To the point, I did not feel like wri…

'The Blacklist' Season 8 Finale Reveal: Is Red Really Katarina Rostova?

It is the question on the mind of every fan of “The Blacklist” leading into the Season 8 finale. Is Raymond “Red” Reddington’s true identity that of Katarina Rostova? In other words, are Red and Katarina the same person? It is a question dating back to the very beginning of the series as fan theori…

Will 'The Blacklist' Reveal Liz Is Red's Daughter When Truth Emerges?

During Season 8, Episode 20 of “The Blacklist,” one thought continuously came to mind. Liz Keen can only be tolerated by Raymond Reddington if she is his daughter. After a lot of hand-wringing, the long-running NBC drama seems primed to go there again. Or will it?Warning: Spoilers for the June 4 ep…

Can 'The Blacklist' Reveal Enough About Red To Redeem Liz Keen?

The time has finally come. Or has it? “The Blacklist” is teasing yet another mind-blowing reveal about Red in tonight’s June 4th episode. After nearly eight seasons of keeping quiet, Red is supposedly going to spill everything to Liz. Or at least, why he came into her life. Imagining this actually …

'The Blacklist' Season 8: Will Liz Ever Return To The Task Force?

Is Liz ever coming back to the Task Force? “The Blacklist” is continuing to hurtle towards a point of no return, one that threatens to end its core operating mythos irreparably. When it all started eight seasons ago, a world-renowned criminal agreed to work with a Task Force, all in an effort to br…

Liz And Ressler's Kiss On 'The Blacklist' Was Pretty Tricky To Do

For Liz and Ressler’s fans, their first kiss on “The Blacklist” was a long-awaited milestone. After all, the series has been flirting with how platonic their friendship is for eons. So, it was a tad surprising when the crime drama made its 2021 return and wasted no time before having Liz lock lips …

'The Blacklist' Renewed For Season 9 Amid #1 Blacklister Reveal

And the great news just keeps on coming! Hot on the heels of “The Blacklist” returning with new Season 8 episodes this past Friday (January 22), NBC has added to the happy tidings. The network has renewed the veteran crime drama for Season 9 and promised a huge – scratch that – massive reveal for t…

'The Blacklist' Creator Teases Liz And Ressler's Season 8 Future

Will they? Or won’t they? That is the question that “Blacklist” fans have been asking themselves regarding Liz and Ressler’s relationship for a long time. Not far into Season 8, Liz and Ressler have already shared their first kiss. Is the best yet to come? The creator of “The Blacklist” has teased …