In the winter finale, “The Apothecary,” after being dosed with a deadly poison, Red (James Spader) must retrace his steps to uncover who of his closest confidants has betrayed him. Meanwhile, Liz (Megan Boone) and the Task Force desperately search for the designer of the toxin in a race against time to save Red.
Season four debuted with former FBI agent Elizabeth Keen discovered alive after a failed attempt to shield her new baby from further collateral damage by associating with the “Concierge of Crime” Raymond “Red” Reddington. A mysterious man claiming to be Liz’s real father targeted her but first she needed to resolve the mystery of her lost childhood and reconcile her true identity with the elusive memories corrupted by Reddington.
Without the truth, every day has held more danger for herself, her baby and husband, Tom. Meanwhile, the Task Force reeled from Liz’s resurrection and friendships were fractured. Betrayed by those closest to him, Reddington’s specific moral code demanded justice, all the while battling an army of new and unexpected blacklisters.