‘The Blacklist’: Who Plays Dr. Sharon Fulton and Will She Return to Test Liz’s Dark Side?

by Jeremy Spirogis
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The previous few seasons of The Blacklist have introduced extra questions than solutions. Among the various points which have arisen, Elizabeth Keen’s (Megan Boone) alliance with Katarina Rostova (Laila Robins) or Raymond “Red” Reddington (James Spader) tops the record. That mentioned, Liz’s therapist, Dr. Sharon Fulton, opened the door to Liz’s darkish facet in 2018. Who performs Dr. Fulton and can she return?

Dr. Sharon Fulton’s darkish previous surfaced in ‘The Blacklist’

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Martha Plimpton as Dr. Sharon Fulton | Virginia Sherwood/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal through Getty Images

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In season 5 of The Blacklist, recruited Dr. Sharon Fulton to guage whether or not Liz may return to the FBI Task Force following the loss of life of Tom Keen (Ryan Eggold).

For two episodes, Liz endured a Q&A via Dr. Fulton, digging deeper into Liz’s “dark” facet and her questionable pursuit of justice — no matter the price.

However, Dr. Fulton is discovered to make use of her privileges to recruit “damaged” brokers to hunt out and kill serial killers. When Liz will get caught up in monitoring down Dr. Fulton after realizing her complicity in a homicide, Liz involves a crossroads of fine vs. unhealthy.

In the top, Liz lets Dr. Fulton escape, leaving the door open for her return.

Who performs Dr. Fulton?

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The function of nefarious Dr. Sharon Fulton is performed by Emmy winner, Martha Plimpton. Many know Plimpton for her work within the 1980s movies comparable to The Goonies, Parenthood, and Running on Empty.

In current years, Plimpton has appeared on every part from The Real O’Neals, to Raising Hope, and The Good Wife (the place she gained an Emmy). As the daughter of Madam Secretary star, Keith Caradine

Plimpton additionally sings, does common theater work, and is an outspoken advocate for reproductive rights through A Is For, which is a corporation of artists “dedicated to advancing reproductive rights and ending the stigma against abortion care.”

Some of Plimpton’s upcoming initiatives embody Mass, reverse Jason Isaacs, and Ann Dowd, and the pilot for the forthcoming dramedy, Generation.

Will Plimpton reprise her function on ‘The Blacklist’ Season 8?

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It’s been two seasons since Plimpton appeared on The Blacklist. Since then, loads has occurred with the collection — and with Liz. She was reinstated again to the Task Force staff. However, as soon as Katarina Rostova popped up, Liz’s alliances with Katarina and Red went to conflict.

So far, producers haven’t talked about the potential for bringing Plimpton again in however by no means say by no means. The character wasn’t killed off, leaving loads of methods to carry Dr. Fulton again in to tempt Liz’s darkish facet once more.

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