What Episode Does Keen Find Out Reddington Is Her Father

In Season 5, Episode 22 of The Blacklist, the truth was apparently revealed. Yes, Liz and Raymond are father and daughter, but the man she thought to be Red wasn’t her father at all.

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After Tom contacts Liz from the train station, they decide to meet at their house. Liz arrives there to find that Ian Garvey and his men are already there and that Tom has been tied up. Tom and Liz then try to fight but Liz is slammed onto the floor and Tom is stabbed 3 times. Liz wakes up with Reddington besides her. She writes “How long it has been?”, to which Reddington replies “10 months”. Then she asks about Tom and Reddington tells her that he is dead.

Abandoning her life, Liz retreats to Alaska, seeking a fresh start away from everything she has known before. She uses the name “Grace Talbot” during her stay. Trouble eventually comes when she finds a man (Elroy) dying just outside her home. She meets the mans alleged friends soon after seeking help from an Alaskan State Ranger (Colin).

When the men, who are revealed to be members of the Carlucci crime family kill Lizzys dog and Colin, she reveals that she was an FBI agent. 1 by 1 she kills the criminals. She drops Elroy off at the hospital “like a Christmas gift”, and cleans the scene of any prints. The FBI question people about her whereabouts, but none of them know anything, calling her a “ghost”. She is seen attempting to hitchhike. Eventually arriving at Reddingtons, where she tells him about what happened.


Elizabeth is a young Caucasian woman, standing at around 5’7” tall, weighing approximately 119 pounds, and having a slim build. She has blue eyes, light golden brown hair, and a very noticeable burn scar on her right hand.


At the end of the episode Liz learns that she has been given a presidential pardon due to Reds implied threats against Robert Diaz.


How does Elizabeth find out Reddington is her father?

In “Rassvet”, Liz learns from her grandfather, who was located with Donald Ressler’s help, that the man she shot the night of the fire was in fact the real Raymond Reddington while her mother’s lover Ilya Koslov took on Reddington’s identity to protect Katarina.

Who is Agent keen real father?

As the show progresses, fans falsely come to believe that Reddington is Liz’s biological father — only to learn that he has assumed the identity he currently sports, as the actual Red Reddington died years before. So, who is Red, really? Currently, his actual identity remains an unsolved mystery on the program.

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