blacklist season finale

The Blacklist, a show that managed to last longer than I realized, is about to air its seventh season finale – in a surprising way. The episode was only halfway done shooting when production had to shut down due to the coronavirus, and rather than wait to finish filming it, a creative solution was employed: animation. The episode will be a blend of live-action and graphic novel-style animation, giving the world the cartoon James Spader it deserves.

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SpongeBob SquarePants creator

In this edition of TV Bits:

  • Peter Berg is directing an opioid crisis series for Netflix.
  • Watch a trailer for Feel Good.
  • Get a first look at Ewan McGregor in Ryan Murphy’s Halston.
  • Nickelodeon announced some new shows, including a SpongeBob prequel.
  • Quibi has a show about dog house architecture, and don’t pretend you wouldn’t watch that, because you would.
  • The Blacklist has been renewed for season 8.

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The Michael J Fox Show

As last fall’s new shows head to their season finales, the broadcast networks are readying a new crop of shows for this fall. NBC has unveiled first looks for several of theirs. Among them are the obviously-titled The Michael J. Fox Show; Sean Saves the World from Better Off Ted creator Victor Fresco; and the James Spader-starring The Blacklist. See them and more after the jump. Read More »