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A new FBI profiler, Elizabeth Keen, has her entire life uprooted when a mysterious criminal, Raymond Reddington, who has eluded capture for decades, turns himself in and insists on speaking only to her.

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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.


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 Raymond 'Red' Reddington (94 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Elizabeth Keen (94 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Donald Ressler (94 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Harold Cooper (94 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Dembe Zuma (92 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Aram Mojtabai (90 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Tom Keen (85 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Samar Navabi (72 episodes, 2014-2017)

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A highly articulate, erudite and intelligent businessman and mastermind, "Red" Reddington, has allegedly been on the "10 Most Wanted List" of various U.S. law enforcement agencies for over 20 years. The legend is that Red is as elusive as he is clever, controlling a labyrinth of creative enterprises, coupled with uncanny ability to gather and finesse information at the drop of a hat. On the first day at FBI for a new female profiler fresh out of Quantico, Red offers to bandy wits with the FBI. Red promises to deliver various criminals and plots previously unknown to any branch of law enforcement... and all Red requests in return is to choose his muse. Written by LA-Lawyer

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Wow! What a surprise this was.
29 October 2013 | by See all my reviews

Not a big fan of crime shows at all, but the pace and the punch to this show is out of the park good. It isn't often a director and editor are on the same page and can pack in what would take most other shows 3 episodes to get across, they do it in 2 minutes. The show's strengths are not in the acting, because the director and editor has made this about treating the audience with respect by minimizing long drawn out dialog. That works for feature films and long novels, but doesn't work well for an hour TV episode. Ignore the reviews about the acting being so bad, they are doing what the show demands, and it all works.

If you have an extra hour to spare, waste it on this, you will not be disappointed


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