Product Information of The Blacklist Season 1 DVD Box Set
Actors: James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff, Harry Lennix, Ryan Eggold
Format: Multiple Formats, Box set, Closed-captioned, Color, Subtitled, Widescreen, NTSC
Region: Region Free
Number of discs: 5
Rated: NR (Not Rated)
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
DVD Release Date:2014
The Blacklist is an American crime drama television series that premiered on NBC on September 23, 2013. Raymond "Red" Reddington (James Spader), a former government agent turned high-profile criminal, who had eluded capture for decades, voluntarily surrenders to the FBI, offering to cooperate on capturing a list of criminals who are virtually impossible to catch. He insists on working with a rookie profiler by the name of Elizabeth Keen (Megan Boone). The show also stars Ryan Eggold and Harry Lennix. The pilot episode was written by Jon Bokenkamp and directed by Joe Carnahan.Executive producers for the series include Bokenkamp, John Eisendrath, and John Davis for Sony Pictures Television, Universal Television, and Davis Entertainment.
On October 4, 2013, NBC gave a back nine order, filling out the series' first season.On December 3, 2013, NBC renewed the show for a 22-episode second season.On May 11, 2014, owing to the show's breakout success, NBC announced the show will air an episode in the coveted post–Super Bowl timeslot in 2015.
The show received critical acclaim,with many critics praising Spader's performance.