J.R. Orci has moved up The Blacklist…
The Mexican and Cuban American television writer/producer, the brother of noted film and television writer/producer Roberto Orci, has been promoted to co-executive producer on NBC’s The Blacklist, which is one of Fall’s hottest new dramas.
Orci, who joined the series after the pilot as a consulting producer, has also signed a two-year overall deal with Blacklist producer Sony Pictures Television.
He wrote the episode guest-starring Robert Sean Leonard as a rogue chemical weapons scientist.
Orci worked with his brother on Fringe, Hawaii Five-0 and Alias.