Former government agent Raymond "Red" Reddington (James Spader) has eluded capture for decades. But he suddenly surrenders to the FBI with an offer to help catch a terrorist under the condition that he speaks only to Elizabeth "Liz" Keen (Megan Boone), a young FBI profiler who's just barely out of Quantico.
Cast: James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff, Ryan Eggold, Harry Lennix, Parminder Nagra, Hisham Tawfiq, Deborah S. Craig, Amir Arison
Red sets a risky plan in motion to save the Task Force. With the future of the Task Force in jeopardy, Liz confronts the biggest questions about her past.
Facing a crippling siege on his organization, Red tracks a thief enlisted by Mr Kaplan for a mysterious assignment. Agent Gale takes extreme measures in his investigation into the conduct of his Task Force.
When Liz becomes the target of a mercenary, the Debt Collector, Red turns to an unlikely source for help. Meanwhile, Ressler faces a complication in his efforts to stay ahead of Gale's investigation.
Red sets the Task Force to trace a Blacklister with tools to manipulate memories, causing Liz to questions her own experience. With Gale intensifies his investigation, Ressler gets a new lead on a case.
The task force chases an artful bounty hunter employed to target Red's closest associates. Meanwhile, Ressler faces a moral dilemma while taking on a new assignment with a former colleague.
Memories of the past set Red (James Spader) on a dangerous collision course with an enemy determined to destroy his criminal empire.
After weeks of hunting for Dembe, Reddinton and the Task Force finally get a lead on his location when Aram goes missing. Meanwhile, Dembe takes a calculated risk as Reddington closes in. He really does but Dembe is bad at math.
Red has to figure out who bettayed him when he's poisoned; Liz and the task force look for the toxin's designer to save Red's life.
Aram goes undercover to find a criminal who makes crimes for a profit; Tom continues to look for details about his past; Red attempts to find the source of his compromised business operations.
The task force targets a sophisticated criminal who's been aiming at Red's businesses. Meanwhile, Tom goes on the hunt for information about his past.
The team targets a sly assassin who kills her prey with a fatal disease. Also, Red tasks Tom to go undercover inside his criminal organization.
Liz infiltrates an elite gang of female thieves as they prepare for their next heist, but she must first prove herself to the group's leader. Meanwhile, unexpected problems plague Red's operations, and Tom focuses on fatherly duties.
A new case arrives at Liz's doorstep, where someone has left a diorama depicting a crime soon to be committed. Meanwhile, Red explores a new business opportunity.
Allegiances are tested when an investigation centers on an international terrorist operating in America. Meanwhile, Aram faces consequences when his girlfriend hacks into the FBI computer systems, and Red cashes in on a favor.
Conclusion. Red pressures Dr. Shaw to locate a former patient. Meanwhile, Liz mulls over her connection to an increasingly desperate and lethal Alexander Kirk, and Kaplan comes to an important realization about the future.
Red directs the Task Force to track down an individual who provides new identities to criminals on the run. Meanwhile, as Alexander Kirk's medical condition worsens, Liz seeks guidance from Cooper on a crucial decision.
Red and Liz gain leverage to infiltrate Alexander Kirk's organization when Kirk joins in business with a shadowy group that hacks secure computer systems.
Liz's loyalties are tested as Red takes action on an operation to intercept Alexander Kirk. Meanwhile the Task Force races to find a killer who targets inventors of revolutionary technology.
As Red sets Liz and the Task Force on the trail of an eco-terrorist with a mysterious connection to Alexander Kirk, Tom takes matters into his own hands.
Red and the Task Force take extreme measures to hunt down one of Alexander Kirk's allies, Miles McGrath, a "criminal incubator" who finances crimes for profit. Meanwhile, Liz learns more about her family.
Red and the task force track an infamous bounty hunter who may have knowledge about criminal mogul Alexander Kirk's next move. Meanwhile, Liz struggles to decide whether Kirk is trustworthy.
Liz is abducted by a man claiming to be her father, prompting Red's desperate efforts to find her.