In fifth season premiere Smokey Putnum, with his criminal empire in ruins, a surprisingly carefree Red (James Spader) enlists Liz (Megan Boone) in an unlikely plan to simultaneously earn cash and deliver a new Blacklister to the Task Force.
As Liz faces the new reality of working alongside her father, Ressler (Diego Klattenhoff) finds himself in a precarious position and Tom (Ryan Eggold) weighs his options.
Harry Lennix, Amir Arison and Hisham Tawfiq also star.
Michael Aronov, James Carpinello and Aida Turturro guest star.
Series: The Blacklist Season 5 Episode 1
Air Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Time Slot: 8:00 PM-9:00 PM EST on NBC