Jon Bokenkamp

Jon Bokenkamp is American writer and producer best known for his role in writing the screenplay for Taking Lives, The Call, and creating the NBC series The Blacklist. Bokenkamp was encouraged to enter a script writing competition by friend and fellow Nebraskan, Todd Nelson, creator of the Nebraska Coast Connection. After winning the competition, Jon landed an agent and his first paid assignment, rewriting a horror film for Exorcist director Billy Friedkin.

Success allowed Bokenkamp to return to his hometown where he earned the 2013 Hub Freedom Award for his work restoring the historic World Theater in downtown Kearney, Nebraska

Known For


Crew Credits

The Blacklist: Redemption (2017)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Show crew as Creator
The Blacklist (2013)
Show crew as Creator (78 episodes)
Show crew as Executive Producer (35 episodes)
Episode crew as Writer (9 episodes)
Episode crew as Teleplay (4 episodes)
Episode crew as Story (3 episodes)