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McNamara's Picks: 'Blacklist,' 'S.H.I.E.L.D,' 'Crazy,' 'Fox' and more
McNamara's Picks: 'Blacklist,' 'S.H.I.E.L.D,' 'Crazy,' 'Fox' and more

It's a big week for new shows, and the season's just getting started so I hope you saved the fall preview guide my colleague Robert Lloyd so wittily and thoughtfully compiled for Sunday's Calendar. Here are a few premieres you won't want to miss. "The Blacklist." James Spader stars as Raymond "Red" Reddington, a rogue spy who, after 20 years freelancing his services, turns himself in. In exchange for all sorts of groovy intel, he asks only for a luxurious hotel suite and the (strictly professional) attentions of recent Quantico grad/profiler Elizabeth Keen (Megan Boone), with whom he forms a Hannibal Lecter-Clarice Starling bond, sans (thankfully)...

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