The Blacklist will return to NBC on Thursday, and there is more now available about The Blacklist spin-off. It has been speculated since the casting of Famke Janssen that the series will feature Ryan Eggold.
That has now been confirmed.
TV Line reported that Eggold has made a deal that will make him the male lead for the spin-off. NBC has not made any guarantees about the spin-off becoming a series. It is not even known if the series would premiere during the 2016-2017 season. Fans will see a backdoor pilot for the spin-off series on May 12.
Eggold has been a part of The Blacklist since day one. His character, Tom Keen, would remain on the original series if NBC decides to not move forward with the spin-off.
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