The Blacklist: Season 10; NBC renews drama series James Spader for 2022-23 (watch) – TV shows canceled + renewed

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Red will be back for more in the 2022-23 TV season. NBC renewed The black list for a 10th anniversary year.

A crime thriller series, The black list stars James Spader, Diego Klattenhoff, Amir Arison, Hisham Tawfiq, Laura Sohn and Harry Lennix. The story begins as one of the FBI’s most wanted fugitives, Raymond “Red” Reddington (Spader), offers to help authorities if a specific rookie agent, Elizabeth Keen (Megan Boone), joins forces with him. . At the start of season nine, two years have passed since Elizabeth and Red’s deaths and the members of the FBI task force have disbanded. However, when one of their own is injured in the line of duty, the task force is reunited to bring down a plot that could shatter global security. In the process, they begin to uncover deadly adversaries, unimaginable conspiracies, and startling betrayals that will threaten alliances and spur revenge on the past, led by the most devious criminal of them all – Raymond Reddington..

Airing Thursday nights, the ninth season of The black list has an average rating of 0.35 in the 18-49 demographic and 3.13 million viewers. Compared to season eight, this represents a 1% increase in the demo and a 4% drop in viewership in the Live + Same Day Ratings (including DVR playback until 3:00 a.m.). In Live + 7 Day Delayed Viewing, the series averaged 0.59 in the demo and 5.01 million, adding an average of 66% and 60% respectively.

Tonight Spader appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, and confirmed that the network ordered Season 10 this afternoon.

What do you think? Are you happy that The black list has been renewed for a 10th season? How long do you think this show should last?

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