Amir Arison and Laura Sohn leave the series after season 9

“The Blacklist” stars Amir Arison and Laura Sohn are leaving the NBC series after Friday’s Season 9 finale, TheWrap has learned. The former will soon be in a Broadway adaptation of Khaled Hosseini’s acclaimed novel ‘The Kite Runner’, while the latter is leaving to pursue other projects.

Arison has played FBI Special Agent Aram Mojtabai since the thriller drama premiered and was promoted to a series regular role in Season 2 after playing a recurring character in the first season. He was one of the few cast members to remain on the show throughout all nine seasons, alongside star James Spader, Diego Klattenhoff, Harry Lennix and Hisham Tawfiq.

Meanwhile, Sohn joined Season 7 in a recurring role, later becoming a series regular in Season 8.

Deadline was the first to break the news.

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