A firefight ensues. Keen located the hidden door leading into Binos pipeline and made an escape with Reddington and Dembe. Now, I would not at all have been surprised to find that the show was setting this confrontation up for a future episode by using a body double in this episode, given that Megan Boone has been physically absent for a few episodes now. Townsend contracts with the Saudi secret police to deliver a renowned human rights defender into their custody in exchange for Bitcoin payment made through an intermediary. But I also found it a little bizarre how quickly the Task Force gang were able to adopt seeing doppel-Liz as their Liz. Almost as a direct result of that, Neville would want Liz done away with. (As TheWrap previously reported, Wednesdays finale is the last episode of The Blacklist to feature Boone as a series regular. You can help our automatic cover photo selection by reporting an unsuitable photo. In the meeting, Red also shows Liz a letter from her mother which promises to answer the biggest remaining questions: who is the the man who assumed Reddingtons identity, why did he enter Liz life, and why did her mother never reached out to her. Tonights finale episode, titled Konets, saw Red hatch a plan to have Liz kill him and take over his operation. For example, we now know that Raymond Reddington was telling the truth: The moment that Ivan a.k.a.

James Spader is Raymond "Red" Reddington, a mastermind criminal who teams up with the FBI. Its clear viewers are on the brink of an answer and with Boone exiting the show as a series regular, it would only make sense that Reds true identity would be unveiled before she departs. Family Once you do just that, be sure to stick around for some other news. But now Liz is telling him that Katarina was framed by her father as a patsy, and Raymond Reddington is the real N13 the real reason Townsend's family is dead. Townsend arrives to kill Benedict to cover his tracks. Blue Bloods season 13: First BTS look at Danny and Baez! By Reddington entrusting her with that (even if she doesnt know it), that is a sign that he really cares for her. His corpse is identified. What can I say, I'm just your classic sucker for modern retellings of pre-20th-century plays: Ten Things I Hate About You, She's the Man, and now this episode of The Blacklist. Laken Perillos tortures Raymond Reddington and Dembe Zuma to discover the location of the Sikorsky archive. By visiting this site, you consent to have cookie data stored. He kills them to keep the KGB from doing it only for them to spare his life? It's a look that I shared when I discovered the woman under the bag was not Liz, as expected, but a woman who looked a lot (although not that much) like her. Families don't have to apply for the checks, as they'll be automatically sent out to qualifying Floridians. From Billie Eilish and Bad Bunny to the Red Hot Chili Peppers and the Weeknd, here are all the artists who can't wait to get on the road again. Liz gets another small clue about Reds original presence in her life, with him confirming that he was there when the photo of her as a child with her mother was taken. The penultimate episode concluded with Red pressing a button that put the entire epicenter of his intelligence up in flames, both killing Townsend and destroying his decades of collected intelligence.

What if turned out to be Townsend himself? Though the origin of Reds connection to Liz isnt fully explained by the end of Wednesdays Season 8 finale, the hints laid out across the last two episodes of the season strongly suggest that Raymond Reddington is actually Lizs mother, Katarina Rostova (played in flashbacks by Lotte Verbeek). Scenes from Ivana Trump's Funeral in N.Y.C. The Blacklist season 8: What did Ivan whisper to Neville Townsend? But Townsend has a flair for the dramatic himself, and so he allows doppel-Liz to explain. Give good old Wikipedia a great new look: This article was just edited, click to reload, This article has been deleted on Wikipedia (. After his death, they will come to take over his empire. We still can't be sure who N13 is, or why it matters to the story we've been following for eight seasons; what Reddington's "30-year project" is or how it involves Ratikin; or why everyone takes the dying voicemail of a notoriously slippery woman as gospel fact. Ivana was buried Wednesday in a private plot at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, where former President Donald Trump is known to spend his summers. Liz got a lot of them but she also inadvertently brought along Neville Townsend (Reg Rogers) who used the tracker he had put on her to follow the duo. Its quite a story full of ambition and hope, love and loss, Red teases but tells her that she will be able to read the letter when the time was right, to which Liz (rightfully) replies, Its long past time. He arranges for her to receive the letter after his death. Y'know, according to a voicemail Katarina left for Liz in her dying moments, where she does most of the fact-listing. And she's there to tell Neville Townsend a few things: (1) The men who he hired to kill Katarina Rostova staged her death.

It is at that exact moment that Cooper and Panabaker look up and realize that doppel-Liz has managed to cut the camera feed to her interrogation room and disappear. Mary Bremmer (sister, deceased)Wife (deceased)Andras (son, deceased)Son (deceased) Aram immediately draws his gun and tries to keep doppel-Liz cornered, but Liz works her usual manipulative magic even via surrogate to distract Aram long enough to knock away his gun and lock him in the interrogation room. The first person to discover that Liz is using a body double is Neville Townsend, after Liz uses Mary "Chemical Mary" Bremmer to get to him. Neville Townsend "Elizabeth, I think we're long overdue for a talk," Reddington says ominously, before the screen cuts the next title card: "12 HOURS EARLIER."

While keeping Liz in the dark about what he knows, Neville moves swiftly to kidnap Ivan, and confront him about N-13 and the Sikorsky Archive. Greys Anatomy season 19 spoilers: Niko Terho set as new regular. He generally shuns funerals, with some notable exceptions. Townsend was a criminal in charge of ports where powerful Russian thugs were running drugs using the Vory. After losing her again, Neville turns his attention to sending Godwin away to safety as the FBI has authorized an arrest warrant. SPOILER ALERT: The story includes details about the Season 8 finale of NBCs The Blacklist.

Its going to be super-tough at this point to stop a train that is very much in motion. Liz finally connects with the one and only Neville Townsend, but she's taken virtual meetings to a whole new level. On last weeks The Blacklist, titled Nachalo, Red, who revealed on the previous episode that he is in fact N-13, the elusive spy shes been hunting this entire season, brings Liz inside the epicenter of his operation in Latvia and begins to tell her the story, the true story, of her life and how he came into it. That's a little harder to stomach.

No matter the motive, we definitely think now that all bets are off. Or, it could have to do with Liz either holding or having the key to the Sikorsky Archive. "That's the thing, you're used to getting your way every time," doppel-Liz tells Red.

Cover photo is available under {{::mainImage.info.license.name || 'Unknown'}} license. Something has changed with her, and somehow it's changed without her actually showing up on our screens in weeks. This browser is not supported by Wikiwand :( Wikiwand requires a browser with modern capabilities in order to provide you with the best reading experience.Please download and use one of the following browsers: An extension you use may be preventing Wikiwand articles from loading properly. Red said Katarina Rostova was responsible for the death of his family and I think Red is the real Katarina so yes. Out-of-Universe Information [Warning: The below contains MAJOR spoilers for The Blacklist Season 8, Episode 21, Nachalo.]. Status It was revealed his syndicate worked with Russian, Serbian, Italian, Chinese, American, and British mafia groups. I feel like Red didnt do it but Townsend just blames him or thinks he was involved in some way, I am only going from memory, but Red has never directly killed or ordered a killing of an innocent/civilian. But we can be sure that Elizabeth Keen used to not murder people in cold blood. Liz was shot in the exchange of fire, while Neville and his crew were killed when Red released a highly flammable gas after locking himself, Liz and Dembe (Hisham Tawfiq) in an underground bunker. Ready for takeoff! For faster navigation, this Iframe is preloading the Wikiwand page for, Note: preferences and languages are saved separately in https mode. Konets starts with the trio emerging from the bunker and Dembe using a fingerprint to confirm that Neville is dead. American Horror Stories season 2 premiere has Coven connection! Townsend, with a death squad, descend on Annes hometown in order to extract Red. You know, like entering an FBI field office while you're wanted for attempted murder. Visit our. Because when Red empties all the bullets except one out of his gun and tells Liz he's going to pull the trigger until she tells him where she is, Liz doesn't budge.

Where Lizs mother actually is remains unclear, but Tatiana initially assumed Katarinas identity to help the woman escape and protect Liz. "The Daily Show" showed one image that explains why so many House Republicans voted against the Respect for Marriage Act. Now that's a fate worse than death. Neville threatens Elizabeth. And in some ways, she's doing it. It was one of the other four leads that the real Ratikin knew would have been identified once his security clearance was withdrawn, and so he made it look like one had killed himself in order to buy some time. And Liz answers by sending doppel-Liz into the Post Office with all of the information she needs to escape her own interrogation room, make her way to Mary's, and choke her to death, just as Aram is arriving to question her. Nevilles team fails to capture her but they manage to seriously wound Ressler.

Subreddit for The Blacklist, the TV show currently airing on NBC. Because the other person we spend the most time with during this episode is Elizabeth Keen's doppelgnger, a lookalike she's hired to do her bidding. Bino finds out its Neville that she is hiding from, so he reports to Neville that he has Elizabeth in his custody in order to appease him, and to apologize for helping Reddington unwittingly. Keen's double murders Mary Bremmer, Townsend's sister, as a loyalty test. A 30-year project, you say?! There is a saying in Russian, , , which roughly translates as Dont be afraid of the beginning but look out for the end. The Season 8 finale of NBCs The Blacklist, whose two parts were named Nachalo and Konets, The Beginning/ and The End/ in Russian, lived up to that with a promising Nachalo and a heartbreaking Konets, capped by the death of one of the shows main characters, Megan Boones Elizabeth Liz Keen. When their operation was exposed and authorities started to investigate, the Russian thugs killed his family. No way, just like he didnt kill Berlins daughter and send her back in pieces. Is that what I am, or is that what I am because of you?. The Cyranoid Although, to be fair to their mental states, the Task Force is kind of burning the candle at both ends right now. Deceased

Red doesnt have a definitive answer whether him coming into her life led her to where she is now or whether she was predisposed to become an outlaw by birth but what I do know is that, whether its chance or karma, DNA, faith, or just bad luck, this is who you are now, this is who youve become a criminal, a fugitive and taking my life is a way forward, he says. I didn't find those character traits to be clicking with me on a spiritual level with me tonight, but I was receiving the message loud and clear that they will play an important role in the future. She is exiting the show, which was renewed in January for Season 9, after eight seasons of co-starring with Spader.). And discovers Reddington and Dembe in the living room, requesting to talk to Liz.

He attacks the bunker before Liz learns the true name of Red. Elizabeth aids Godwin's escape in exchange for Neville killing Reddington and ending the vendetta. Bruce Springsteen, E Street Band fans experience sticker shock over the high cost of tickets for the 2023 U.S. arena tour. Liz decides to stick with her original plan but a chance or not meeting with the grown-up daughter of General Daniel Ryker whom she saved in Season 1, makes her change her mind.

It turns out that Neville and Mary are siblings, which was the entire reason Liz abducted Mary in the first place. There, he helps tell the story of her past and provides clarity regarding their connection. He pulls the trigger one, two, three, four times and with each empty shot, Liz still won't tell him anything. Particularly notable are the tender moments from Lizs early life with her mother, which get cut together with scenes of Liz and Red from the last eight seasons.

Brokering deals for criminals across the globe, Red was known as "The Concierge of Crime". To which Cynthia Panabaker says, "absolutely not," and Raymond Reddington also says, "absolutely not," but with a fun little lesson involved: Reddington tells Cooper that he suspects the woman might be a "Cyranoid," based on Cyrano de Bergerac, the play about a homely but clever poet who uses a handsome intermediary to woo his beloved. ", Liz is awful in this episode. In the penultimate episode, after revealing that he is N-13, the elusive spy that Liz (Megan Boone) had been searching for all these years, Red brings her to the headquarters of his operation in Latvia. From Melania to Tiffany, many in the Trump family attended the funeral for Ivana Trump after her death at 73. Neville breaches Binos chess club, the Castle, to find Elizabeth, only finding Balthazar Bakers corpse. Before he can take the fifth shot, Liz breaks her connection to doppel-Liz. Season(s) "Well that's not gonna work with me, not anymore you can't follow me or interrogate me.

This now brings us to the big question that tonights episode begs us to ask: What was it that Ivan whispered to Townsend in the first place? During the committee meeting, Rep. Biggs claimed Americans need assault weapons to protect themselves against an "invasion of the southern border.". The Blacklist, Season 8 Finale, Wednesday, June 23, 10/9c, NBC. 2022 Deadline Hollywood, LLC. Actor(s) You are a criminal, Red says, which raises another question from Liz. When the job is botched with help from the Task Force, Townsend realizes William Benedict may be taken into FBI custody.

Well just have to wait and see if its possible. The only way to verify that quickly is to find Ratikin, who shows up dead basically the moment the Post Office is able to identify five leads on him via the intel from the thumb drive. If you are using an Ad-Blocker, it might have mistakenly blocked our content. 30 years ago, as the result of N-13's actions, his narcotics smuggling operation was exposed. She forces Mary to contact Townsend's people to say Elizabeth Keen wants a meeting, but once his men show up, it turns out the siblings aren't all that close. He learns she and Ressler are in the Seventh Ward. Believing N-13 to be Katarina Rostova, due to his KGB sources, Townsend created the Townsend Directive, a dead-only bounty on Katarina Rostova. As for the rest of us, we will have to wait until Season 9. Subscribe to Deadline Breaking News Alerts and keep your inbox happy. I cant do it. She wasn't there to turn herself in at all, she was there to do Liz's bidding, just like Liz hired her to. And now, she hopes he'll have the motivation. We see a flashback to doppel-Liz telling Townsend that she (Liz, I presume) isn't a murderer, but Townsend tells her that Mary has become a liability, so Liz has to kill her if she wants his help taking down Reddington. Citizenship 2021 (Warning: This post contains spoilers for the Season 8 finale of The Blacklist.). Ann Mayer has been in Savannah for nearly a decade and became a staple of the Savannah St. Patrick's Day Parade with her fake keister and endless stories. They're straight-up trolling us and that I love. The night of the planned killing, Liz makes a sweet good-night call to her daughter, calls Aram (Amir Arison) to ask for forgiveness and parks at the restaurant to wait for Red who broke his strict security protocols by walking to the venue, which couldve endangered him and Liz.

Doppel-Liz plays Townsend the voicemail and tells him that she wouldn't have gone through all the effort to abduct his sister and make this pitch if she wasn't certain Reddington was N13. 12 By this time, Reddington knows through Priya the location of Townsend and attacks the building. She later threatens him. Townsend later pummels Max Ruddiger because his failure. The FBI is able to track down the meeting and bust it up, and in the chaos of the shootout, Townsend's men are sure to keep ahold of Liz, but they make no qualms about leaving Mary behind when push comes to shove. A retired senior Secret Service agent said the intense scrutiny surrounding the deletion of text messages around January 6 may do more harm than good. Keep up with your favorite shows delivered to your inbox!

If you're using HTTPS Everywhere or you're unable to access any article on Wikiwand, please consider switching to HTTPS (https://www.wikiwand.com). "You really thing you have power over me, don't you?" TonightsThe Blacklistseason 8 episode may have served to answer at leastsomequestions but it also left the door open to others. The tragedy left him emotionally scarred and unable to sleep with a stable pattern. But it can't be ignored that she also seems to be losing control of herself as well. At which point Red reveals to doppel-Liz that there was never a bullet in the chamber at all. Two families brawled at the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida on Wednesday, after a dispute in line at a Fantasyland attraction escalated into violence. She rejects Reds idea for her to replace him which involves her executing him to show anyone that she is a force to be reckoned with..

Red visits Harold (Harry Lennix) to hand him the files on the top contenders and to tell him that he is dying and wants to install Liz as his heir because he fears that, as a fugitive, she will be vulnerable and one of their enemies will eventually track her and her daughter Agnes down. The real Raymond Reddington was Lizs father and was killed by his daughters hand as a child when she shot him. And on her way out, she makes sure to toss a few sassy lines at Ressler re: their former hookup and tell him that she "really does miss him. Total Hoes and Thots: Ex-Trump Aide Rails Against Jan. 6 Committee in Unhinged Rant, The text deletion scandal surrounding Trump and January 6 may jeopardize the Secret Service's relationship with the people they protect, a former agent says, Padma Lakshmi, in white bikini, shows off stretch marks as she plays in a pool. A Tennessee man and self-described "loudmouth," who filmed himself screaming "WE IN THIS B----" as he stormed the U.S. An NFL fan took to Twitter to sell some J.J. Watt merchandise only to be answered by the Arizona Cardinals player himself. He reveals that he has not slept with stability in 25 years. While Liz is mostly preoccupied with locating her mother, answers dont come before shes shot and pulled from her fantastical walk down memory lane. (3) And he did it because he is N13, not Katarina Rostova. Please click the "Downloads" icon in the Safari toolbar, open the first download in the list. It remains hard to get a clear answer to that, but it is easy to make a few guesses. (Photo: NBC. Once you do that, be sure to alsosubscribeto Matt & Jess on YouTube! Deadline is a part of Penske Media Corporation.

She walks in her house, throws her keys in the bowl. this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. Someone told Townsend that it was the theft of the 13 intel packets that uncovered their illegal smuggling operation. Associate of the Bratva and Vory (former)Black market syndicate leaderDrug lordMember of Neville Townsend's syndicateOwner of Bunning & Flecker Accounting, LLPSmuggler Entertainment Weekly may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Harold is on board, telling Red that he could get Liz immunity as his successor.

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First Seen The phone dials Townsend, who tells Reddington that it seems there's nothing Elizabeth Keen won't do to get to him. She and Red, joined by Dembe, Agnes and her nanny, have a stroll through Central Park where Red lays out the plan of how Liz will shoot him in front of his restaurant the next night so the deed is captured by CCTV cameras for the world and its top criminals to see. {{::lang.NameEnglish}} - {{::lang.NameNative}}, {{::mainImage.info.license.name || 'Unknown'}}, {{current.info.license.usageTerms || current.info.license.name || current.info.license.detected || 'Unknown'}}, Uploaded by: {{current.info.uploadUser}} on {{current.info.uploadDate | date:'mediumDate'}}. An extension you use may be preventing Wikiwand articles from loading properly. Season 8 The big truths we do have by the end of the hour are that Lizs mother Katarina Rostova is still alive because the now-dead woman Liz thought was an older Katarina Rostova (played by Laila Robins) is not Katarina Rostova. Red does but not before killing Vandyke. The actors playing the next generation of pilots in the action sequel felt the need for lots of cocktails. Tune in to the Season 8 finale, Konets, when it airs June 23 to hopefully find out. "You certainly collect enemies in your wake," he coos at Reddington. Red is convinced that his mysterious illness is terminal and the only way to keep the criminal underworld at bay in the wake of Townsends death is for Liz to rise up as a formidable enough threat herself.

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