Fans anxiously awaiting the mid-season return of NBC’s fan favorite The Blacklist have cause to celebrate today.
The show has officially been renewed for an eighth season.
The news comes as cast and crew are shooting the show’s 150th episode.
“Congratulations to our incredible cast, producers and crew, all of whom continue to reach excellence week in and week out,” Lisa Katz and Tracey Pakosta, Co-Presidents of Scripted Programming at NBC Entertainment, said in a statement earlier today. “We couldn’t be more excited to continue Red and Liz’s story into Season 8.”
The Blacklist, currently mid-way through season 7, is set to return on Friday, March 20, 2020.
The series stars James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff, Amir Arison, Hisham Tawfiq and Harry Lennix.
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