The Blacklist (2013– )
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Luther Braxton (No. 21) 

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The task force tries to save Red when he's arrested and taken to a secret detention facility. At the facility, Red tangles with a thief with whom he shared a complicated history.


Joe Carnahan


Jon Bokenkamp (created by), Jon Bokenkamp (teleplay by) | 8 more credits »





Episode cast overview, first billed only:
James Spader ... Raymond 'Red' Reddington
Megan Boone ... Elizabeth Keen
Diego Klattenhoff ... Donald Ressler
Ryan Eggold ... Tom Keen
Amir Arison ... Aram Mojtabai
Mozhan Marnò ... Samar Navabi
Harry Lennix ... Harold Cooper
David Strathairn ... Peter Kotsiopulos
Janel Moloney ... Kat Goodson
John Ventimiglia ... Warden Ramsey Mills
Daisuke Tsuji ... Cambodian Carl
Omid Abtahi ... Khan
Scott A. Martin ... Desmond
Laith Nakli ... Yousef
Marc Menchaca ... Pierce


Reddington is caught and it is all news outlets. Keen and the others learn of it and wonder how he was caught. They think he deliberately allowed himself to be caught. They learn he is being held in a special prison that the government denies exists. They learn that one of the inmates, Luther Braxton is an associate of Reddington. And when Reddington arrives, he tries to tell the warden that Braxton is planning to escape. He doesn't believe Reddington. Keen, Ressler, and Navabi go to the prison and as they arrive, Braxton puts his plan in motion. Ressler and Navabi are captured, Keen gets away and finds Reddington. When he sees her, he tells her to get away and he won't tell her why. Written by

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English | Arabic

Release Date:

1 February 2015 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Did You Know?


At the beginning of the episode, the Factory is said to be located in the Bering Sea. When the fighters take off from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Aram (Amir Arison) states that they will arrive at the Factory in 24 minutes. Since the distance between WPAFB and the Bering Sea is just over 2800 nautical miles, the aircraft would have to fly the distance at a an impossibly fast speed of 7000nm/hour, or just over Mach 9. See more »


When Ray (James Spader) is shooting the shotgun and ejecting shells, the shells sound like brass shells from a pistol rather than the somewhat hollow sound that a shot shell makes. See more »


Raymond 'Red' Reddington: In Mexico, there are these fish that have colonized the freshwater caves along Sierra del Abra. They were lost. They found themselves living in complete darkness. But they didn't die. Instead, they thrived. They adapted. They lost their pigmentation, their sight, eventually even their eyes. With survival, they became hideous. I've rarely thought about what I once was. But I wonder if a ray of light were to make it into the cave, would I be able to see it? Or feel it? Would I gravitate to its ...
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The Blacklist End Credits Theme
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