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The Blacklist Season 8: Is it right time to start? Where to watch?

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The Blacklist season 8 got renewed in February, 2020 before the pandemic. But due to Corona the shoot has now been shut. Earlier November 2020 was the deadline for the release but now there’s no official news regarding the release.

But the production will start soon their shoot again, once the premiere date will be out said Star Megan Boone in his Instagram post. To know more completely about The Blacklist, continue reading.


The show, based in Washington, D.C. and filmed in Manhattan is a thriller starring James Spader as Raymond “Red” Reddington as the show’s protagonist. Red, a former U.S Navy officer turned high profile criminal, agrees to turn himself in to the FBI in return for immunity from prosecution, but insists on working exclusively with FBI profiler Elizabeth Keen (played by Megan Boone), who is fresh out of Quantico.

You can watch the duo as they track down and catch an array of criminals on whom Red has gathered information during his years spent as a goon.

Is it a Good Time To Start?

So you’ve heard of The Blacklist and are wondering whether or not to start watching it now? Well, why not? Now is as good a time as any. The show lives up to its reputation as one of the best crime thrillers out there. The talent of its cast coupled with the numerous guest stars appearing as criminals on the show over the seasons has amassed millions of viewers for the NBC series.

Don’t believe us, let the seasons’ IMDB ratings speak for themselves. It’s always an 8 or more than it which sums up to an overall IMDB rating of – 8.0, which is quite good.


A bunch of familiar faces will most likely make a return to the show, namely

  • James Spader as Raymond,
  • Megan Boone as Elizabeth,
  • Deigo Klattenhoff as Donald Ressler,
  • Harry Lenix as Harold Cooper,
  • Mozhan Marno as Samer Navabi, etc.

There’s no official trailer for the 8th season. Trailers for the rest of the seasons are available to watch on YouTube.

Where to Watch:

All seasons had aired on live TV on the NBC channel. It is also available on Netflix, including the upcoming season.

Release Date of Blacklist Season 8

With season 7, which was initially planned to have 22 episodes, having only 19 – the last of which ended up being animated, because of a halt in production due to the COVID-19 situation, it is hard to know if season 8 will ever end up getting released, or even if it does, when it will get released. Will it also be animated like that crazy last episode? To know more about movies, dramas, series, documentaries, etc. Stay tuned to tecake and stay safe.

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