It looks like The Blacklist will have to find Red Reddington another worthy adversary when season five debuts this fall.
Enrique Murciano, who portrayed FBI Investigator Julian Gale in season four, won't be returning for action in the next installment.
The actor took to Twitter to announce that he won't be coming back to the show, telling fans that producer Jon Bokenkamp had informed him of the decision.
This departure comes as a bit of a surprise to fans.
This announcement comes on the heels of Ryan Eggold returning to The Blacklist in season five, essentially taking the spot that occupied by Murciano. Eggold left the series to lead the spin-off Blacklist: Redemption. The venture was
Life sucks sometimes https://t.co/vZ0LeUvgto— enrique murciano (@enriquetwiter) June 27, 2017
Murciano also recently appeared on Bloodline, Power, and Hap and Leonard.
The Blacklist is set to begin its fifth season on NBC on October 4.
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