Is The Blacklist’s Tom Keen a Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing?

Is The Blacklist’s Tom Keen a Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing? Tom Keen is a master of deception. He can take on any persona, fool many people and kill without mercy. Tom has spent the majority of The Blacklist’s third season attempting to convince Liz that he is a changed man …

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Analyzing The Blacklist’s Katarina Rostova: Friend or Foe??

Analyzing The Blacklist’s Katarina Rostova: Friend or Foe??   It all started with the Cold War but will it all end with another war of sorts? His name is Raymond “Red” Reddington but what do we actually know about him that can be trusted?   Her name is Katarina Rostova …

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A 15 Minute Conversation with Jon Bokenkamp, Creator of The Blacklist

Inside the Interrogation Room with Jon Bokenkamp   His name is seen in a “blink-or-you’ll-miss it” flash at the start of each episode of The Blacklist. He is the genius that brought James Spader as Raymond Reddington into our living rooms on Thursday nights. He entertains us with eccentric characters …

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Pros and Cons of Being a Criminal on The Blacklist

Pros and Cons of Being a Criminal on The Blacklist   Since Raymond Reddington first walked back into the FBI headquarters and brought this task force together, we’ve know that he is many things. A criminal first and foremost, but also a lover of the finer things in life, intensely …

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Gather the Team & Let’s Talk About Highlights from “The Director, Part 1”

Gather the Team & Let’s Talk About Highlights from “The Director, Part 1”   If you haven’t yet found a way to check in with the winter premiere of The Blacklist, then I have to ask – where are your priorities? All kidding aside, this episode was promoted as the …

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The Best Rejection Letter I’ve Ever Received

The Best Rejection Letter I’ve Ever Received   As a writer and journalist for several publications, I’ve received more than my share of rejection letters. Some publishers send the submission back with no indication anyone even bothered to read it while others return submissions that are bleeding out with red …

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Inside The Interrogation Room with Amir Arison, Agent Aram Mojtabai

Inside The Interrogation Room with Amir Arison, Agent Aram Mojtabai   I don’t know about you, but I adore Agent Aram Mojtabai on The Blacklist. He’s meek but earnest, cautious yet daring, stern yet compassionate, somewhat naive but downright brilliant. A wonderful and challenging mix for any actor to take …

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Will The Real Raymond Reddington Please Stand Up?

Dissecting The True Identity Of The “Concierge Of Crime’   Disclaimer! The following article repetitiously refers to a “Real Reddington” and an “Impostor Reddington”. Impostor Reddington is the Reddington fans have grown to love for the past 2 1/2 seasons of The Blacklist. The Real Reddington is missing in action. …

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Here a Mole, There a Mole, Every Where a Mole, Mole

Here a Mole, There a Mole, Every Where a Mole, Mole   The Blacklist is full of recurrent plot devices. One of these plot devices is the suspicion of a mole within the task force. In season 1, Anselo Garrick breaches the blacksite with information from mole, Dianne Fowler. Well, …

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