The blacklist was renewed for a sixth season, EW has learned.
The James Spader and Megan Boone lead actor drama, which will return for 22 episodes, has an average of 8.8 million viewers and 1.6 scores in the 18-49 demographics in its fifth season.
The news should come as a relief to the fans of The Blacklist as the show was planning to end the season with a groundbreaking revelation.
"Our forthcoming season finale is built around a great revelation that has been closely watched since the founding of The Blacklist ," EP Jon Bokenkamp recently told EW. "Over the years, we've alluded to it and built up the history around it, so I think enthusiastic fans of the show will see how the truth comes to the fore in a way it's never seen before." will not only blow up the show, but it will also change everything we do. "
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