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Minister D” is the ninth episode of Season 6 of The Blacklist and the hundred and twentieth episode overall.


Press Release[]

While Red fights in court to clear his name of treason once and for all, Liz and the Task Force investigate a Blacklister who has a reputation for leveraging dark secrets.

Number on The Blacklist[]

  • 99

Unanswered Questions[]

  1. The title is a reference to ”The Purloined Letter”.
  2. Raymond Reddington
    1. Why is Red so desperate to keep his real identity a secret?
    2. How did Red obtain the Fulcrum from the Cabal in the 1980's while he was serving in the United States Navy?
      1. A: In “Nachalo“ it's revealed that the real Raymond Reddington copied documents in Katarina Rostova's possession and created the Fulcrum out of them.
    3. What did Red mean when he said the Keen could have betrayed him “again”? What was the first betrayal?
      1. A: Faking her death in “Alexander Kirk: Conclusion”.
  3. Jordan Loving
    1. Did Loving use low-tech equipment (old style reel-to-reel audio tape recording, typewriter) to avoid being traced?
    2. How many of Loving’s victims will be arrested?

Slanders on the FBI[]

  1. Why did the FBI not search the photograph frame?


Main star[]

Guest star[]


  • Juan Carlos Infante as Mando
  • Celestine Rae as Mikela Pariente
  • Luke Vexler as Peter Dereamer
  • DK Bowser as Homeless Man
  • Lydia Gaston as Shop Owner
  • Desi Waters as Court Clerk
  • Guy Margo as Juror #3
  • Liz McCartney as Juror #4 / Pug Lady
  • Christianne Tisdale as Juror #5
  • Lawrence Winslow as Juror #6
  • Kelley Curran as Co-Counsel (uncredited)


External Links[]

Season 6 Episodes
 · Dr. Hans Koehler  · The Corsican  · The Pharmacist  · The Pawnbrokers  · Alter Ego  · The Ethicist  · General Shiro  · Marko Jankowics  · Minister D  · The Cryptobanker  · Bastien Moreau  · Bastien Moreau: Conclusion  · Robert Vesco  · The Osterman Umbrella Company  · Olivia Olson  · Lady Luck  · The Third Estate  · The Brockton College Killer  · Rassvet  · Guillermo Rizal  · Anna McMahon  · Robert Diaz  ·