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Harold Cooper

Played by: Harry Lennix in The Blacklist

Harold Cooper is the former Assistant Director of the FBI Counterterrorism Division and former head of the covert FBI task force assigned to pursue the criminals on the Blacklist. He is on an upwardly mobile career path in the Bureau, something that his work with Reddington occasionally threatens to derail. He had a particular interest in Reddington's past, and is willing to oblige Reddington's unusual requests due to this understanding of him.