Hey blacklisters! In this post, we are going to get to know everything about the one which we are eagerly waiting for: The Blacklist Season 8. The Blacklist’s mixture of twist-filled scripts, fast-paced direction, and brilliant performances has ensured that the show’s still going as strong today as it did when it first hit our screens. The Blacklist is packed with excellent casting, thriller, crime direction, and puzzles. It focuses on the mastermind that is shady Raymond’Red’ Teddington and Elizabeth Keen.
According to executive producer John Eisendrath “This year, we have all the big stuff that we were unable to finish at the end of the last season that is going to start this season. So, the next season, season eight, starts in a much more heightened and dramatic place than normal seasons do because we are gonna tell the story that we were unable to tell at the end of last season.” Read Also Pandora Season 2
The Blacklist Season 8 Cast
- Megan Boone as Elizabeth Keen.
- Diego Klattenhoff as Donald Ressler.
- Harry Lennix as Harold Cooper.
- James Spader as Raymond ‘Red’ Reddington.
- Hisham Tawfiq as Dembe Zuma.
- Amir Arison as Aram Mojtabai.
- Mozhan Marnò as Samar Navabi.
- Ryan Eggold as Tom Keen.
The Blacklist Season 8 Release Date
On February 20, 2020, NBC renewed the series for an eighth season. Eventhough it encountered a few issues, the cast and crew managed to complete the shooting it is set to premiere on November 13, 2020.
Is it a Hit?
Of course, This show received a rating of 8 out 10 from IMDB. With seven twist-packed seasons, Netflix made a massive deal in 2014 to stream the show. In fact, the deal was the most significant at that time. Acquiring streaming rights to NBC’s hit show came at a massive $2 million per episode in 2014.
What Will Happen In The Blacklist Season 8?
Covid-19 hit on this series. Brian Dennehy, who played the use of Dom, passed away after being diagnosed with Covid-19. In the last season, Dom was seen regaining his awareness, but it seems like we aren’t going to see Dom in the new year. Season 8 will pick up from a big spin with Liz switching her allegiances from Red. But one thing’s for sure, the series’ inner logic will remain consistent in season eight.
The crime drama focuses on one of the fugitives most wanted by the FBI, Raymond” Red “Reddington (Spader), who offers to assist the authorities if he is partnered by a particular rookie agent, Elizabeth Keen (Boone). Red finds himself trapped in dangerous terrain in season seven, surrounded by old rivals and possible new allies. He must keep one step ahead of the most notorious criminal on the Blacklist, who would stop at none to reveal the very fact that Red wants no one to know about. Katarina would insinuate herself into the life of Liz, who had recently reunited with her daughter Agnes and find it. The involvement of Katarina would place Liz’s doorstep in danger and change her friendship with Red forever.