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The Blacklist: Season 4 (2016-2017)




Critic Consensus: Propelled by the sheer force of James Spader's performance (and a pretty killer soundtrack), The Blacklist's fourth season ups the ante and then some.


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At the start of Season 4 of the crime drama, Liz (Megan Boone) is still being held captive by her supposed father Alexander Kirk (Ulrich Thomsen). Despite her efforts, she's unable to escape. Meanwhile, Red (James Spader) sets out to rescue her with the help of Mr. Kaplan (Susan Blommaert) and some Blacklisters. When the Task Force finds out that Liz is alive, they believe she betrayed them and are once again tasked with bringing her to justice. As the season progresses, Red reveals the truth to the FBI and they join forces to rescue Liz.


James Spader
as Raymond "Red" Reddington
Megan Boone
as Elizabeth Keen
Ryan Eggold
as Tom Keen
Diego Klattenhoff
as Donald Ressler
Harry Lennix
as Harold Cooper
Amir Arison
as Aram Mojabai
Mozhan Marnò
as Samar Novabi
Hisham Tawfiq
as Dembe Zuma
Tate Ellington
as Miles McGrath
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Critic Reviews for The Blacklist: Season 4

All Critics (10) | Top Critics (2)

The Blacklist Season 4 kicked off with some shocking revelations, giving fans a little more insight into Liz's past as well as her history with Red in the premiere episode.

January 3, 2019 | Full Review…

The Season 4 finale of The Blacklist was a game-changer.

July 31, 2018 | Full Review…

It's a nice new wrinkle.

March 6, 2018 | Full Review…

The series lost one of its most intriguing side characters in Mr. Kaplan, who had been played by Susan Blommaert over the past several seasons.

December 15, 2017 | Full Review…

Season 4 of The Blacklist opened with a bang - or, to be more precise, a crash.

November 14, 2017 | Full Review…

This was a great start to the new season, getting right into the action, kicking up some relationship conflicts between characters, providing some teases, and leaving fans wanting more.

April 4, 2017 | Full Review…

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