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  • Birth Name: James Todd Spader
  • Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 02/07/1960, Aquarius
  • Profession: Actor
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It's All Relative: 9 Ways The Blacklist Will Beguile You in Season 2

Get your daddy theories ready because The Blacklist is back to toy with every one of them.

The NBC crime drama returns for its second season Monday at 10/9c and picks up a few months after the self-styled "concierge of crime" Red Reddington (James Spader) and FBI Special Agent Liz Keen (Megan Boone) agree to continue their odd, ambiguously familial work relationship. Their main goal is take down the villainous Berlin (Peter Stormare), who is targeting Red and isn't afraid to kill off any FBI agents who are protecting him.

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Berlin's beef goes back years to when Red supposedly killed Berlin's daughter and then mailed her back to him piece by piece." read more

War Is Coming in New Blacklist Season 2 Trailer

The conflict between Reddington (James Spader) and Berlin is heating up onThe Blacklist — and poor Liz (Megan Boone) is caught in the middle!

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Exclusive Blacklist Video: Who Is Liz Keen, Really?

The Blacklist is full of mysteries, and its characters are the most baffling (and intriguing) ones.

When the NBC crime drama returns for its second season this fall, fans once again will delve into the murky identity of master criminal Red (James Spader). And while everyone is obsessed with whether or not he's FBI Agent Liz Keen's (Megan Boone) father, clues may be found in Liz's own character.
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Credits

Year Title Description
2013 The Blacklist TV Show Series, Actor - Raymond "Red" Reddington
2012 Lincoln Movie, Actor - WN Bilbo
2009 Shorts Movie, Actor - Mr. Black
2008 60th Primetime Emmy Awards TV Show Series, Appearing
2005 The Office TV Show Series, Actor - Robert California

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House of Cards Alum Joins The Blacklist as Series Regular

House of Cards alum Mozhan Marno is heading to The Blacklist as a series regular, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

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Mary-Louise Parker Joins The Blacklist

Mary-Louise Parker will recur on The Blacklist's second season.

The former Weeds star will appear as Naomi Highlind, a character who creatorJon Bokenkamp described at Comic-Con on Saturday as "completely tied to Reddington," according to Deadline.

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Ask Matt: Emmy Snubs, Sweden, 24, Dome and Extant, and More

Send questions and comments to askmatt@tvguidemagazine.com and follow me on Twitter!

Question: Once again, this year's Emmy nominations are predictably boring. What was the bigger snub: No Good Wife nomination for Best Drama (especially with a weak Downton Abbey season in its place) or no nomination for Tatiana Maslany for her web of roles on Orphan Black? (I already know the answer: Both snubs were egregious.) — Erin

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Critic's Notebook: NBC at TCA

NBC Chairman Bob Greenblatt did everything but launch into a chorus of "I've Gotta Crow" — a song from Peter Pan, the next live musical on the network's slate (on Dec. 4) — as he bullishly opened the network portion of the TCA summer press tour on Sunday. (One of his buzzier announcements involved naming Christopher Walken as that show's Captain Hook.) read more

Critic's Notebook: The Emmy Nominations

No one expects the Emmy nominations to please everybody — there's simply too much TV these days, including on unconventional platforms like Netflix, and there are always going to be shows and performers that won't make the cut, however deserving. But even when the Emmy voters get something right, like adding HBO's freshman hoot Silicon Valley to the best-comedy contenders, we still find ourselves griping over where they stumbled, nowhere more glaringly than in the drama-series race. (For a list of nominees in the major categories, go here.)

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