Well, that’s one way to capture the attention of Raymond “Red” Reddington. James Spader’s enigmatic Reddington is both the mystery man and the main mystery at the center of The Blacklist and no one navigates the thriller’s knotted conspiracies, underworld plots, and black-bag riddles, as deftly as the former government agent. But even Red gets blindsided by some of life’s unexpected moments. That was the case during the closing minutes of Friday night’s Season 6 finale when Red is drugged and dragged into a waiting van by minions of Katarina Rostova (Laila Robins), the very-much alive mother of Liz Keen (Megan Boone).
The finale was packed with revelations but ended with fans wondering where the show (and its kidnapped lead) are headed next. To get some answers Deadline went to Creator and