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The Following's Kevin Bacon: 'I Like All of Ryan's F#@%-Ups' — But Season 2 Gives Him More Wins

The Following Season 2 Spoilers

In preparing Fox’s The Following for Season 2, attention was paid to remedy one of its freshman run’s perceived shortcomings — whether series star Kevin Bacon liked it or not. READ MORE

The Following Cast Talks Season 2: Ryan on the Mend, 'Territorial' Emma and Tantric Sex?!


Ryan Hardy wasn’t in such a great way when last we checked in with The Following. The love of his life had been stabbed by his neighbor-with-benefits/crazy cult member, who then turned the knife on him. Sure, Ryan had witnessed the death of his serial killer nemesis Joe Carroll – but at what cost? READ MORE

The Following Exclusive: Boss' Connie Nielsen Joins Season 2 as [Spoiler]'s New Love Interest

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The Following continues to expand its flock, adding inimitable Boss actress Connie Nielsen to its Season 2 cast as a series regular, TVLine has learned exclusively.

Nielsen will play Lily Gray, a Soho art dealer who finds herself in a bit of trouble. When Ryan Hardy (Kevin Bacon) comes to her aid …READ MORE

Eye on Emmy: How The Following Led Kevin Bacon to a Killer TV Debut, as a Flawed Hero

THE FOLLOWING: Ryan Hardy (Kevin Bacon) discovers the cult house in the "Chapter Two" episode of THE FOLLOWING airing Monday, Jan. 28 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. ©2013 Fox Broadcasting Co. CR: Sarah Shatz/FOX

He has traveled to the moon, survived Alcatraz, put a few good men on trial and, yes, once almost got arrested for dancing. But in the course of more than 35 years of acting, one of the few things Kevin Bacon never explored was a series regular TV role – until Fox’s The Following invited him to hunt down a clever killer. Now …READ MORE

Kevin Bacon Previews The Following's 'Epic and Gothic' Season Finale: 'Hold Onto Your Hat!'

The Following Season Finale Preview

This Monday at 9/8c, Fox’s The Following turns the page to “The Final Chapter” — as in the title of its freshman finale. But is Joe Carroll (played by James Purefoy) truly ready to close the book on his and Ryan Hardy’s (Kevin Bacon) game of cat-and-mouse? And whom among the good guys might he take out along the way to his killer coda? READ PREVIEW

First Impression: The Following Takes 'Killer Drama' to a (Too?) Dark New Extreme

THE FOLLOWING: A fast-paced psychological thriller that follows  former FBI agent Ryan Hardy (Kevin Bacon, R), who is called out of retirement to track down Joe Carroll (James Purefoy, L), in the new drama THE FOLLOWING premiering Monday, Jan. 21 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. ©2012 Fox Broadcasting Co. CR: Michael Lavine/FOX

There are more than a dozen scripted programs debuting in early 2013, including a new riff on Jekyll and Hyde, Felicity as a 1980s KGB spy and a quirk-free (!?) David E. Kelley drama. To help you re-prioritize your DVR, TVLine is offering First Impressions of several of the new shows. Next up on our list… READ MORE

Scary-Cool Offer: Attend a Special, Star-Studded Preview of Fox's New Thriller The Following!


If you’re a New Yorker who doesn’t scare easily — or even if you’re one who does! — you’ll want to shoot an email to, and fast! Why?

Because on October 29, TVLine is hosting a special pre-Halloween preview screening — complete with free popcorn and soda! — of Fox’s upcoming Kevin Williamson’s serial-killer thriller, The Following! READ MORE

Fall TV First Look: Lea Michele and Kevin Bacon 'Caught' On Camera Behind the Scenes!

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The glamour shots taken at Fox’s network-wide promo photopalooza won’t be unveiled until later today (when the new Faces of FOX website goes live at but TVLine happens to have an exclusive sneak peek for you — two of them, in fact!

Besides a BTS featurette on the whole shebang, we’ve got …WATCH VIDEOS

Pilot Scoop: Kevin Bacon Nabs Killer Role in Kevin Williamson's Fox Drama


Kevin Williamson just whittled his six degrees of Kevin Bacon down to zero!

The big-screen staple has landed the lead role in the Vampire Diaries EPs new drama pilot for Fox …READ MORE