Kevin Bacon’s Twitter followers got more than they bargained for when he posted a juicy nugget about his series “The Following.” [xfinity-record-button id=”8513293858611304112″ program_type=”series”] The actor was forced to apologize on Tuesday after retweeting a compliment that detailed a major plot twist on the show. Warning, spoilers ahead! After the most recent episode aired, TV […]
Fox issued renewals for a handful of its shows Monday, most notably granting a second season to Kevin Bacon’s high-profile serial killer drama “The Following” after just six episodes have aired. [xfinity-record-button id=”8513293858611304112″ program_type=”series”] “From the very beginning, we felt Kevin Williamson and Marcos Siega had created a high-quality, edge-of-your-seat drama that could break from […]
Serial killers are having a moment right now on television. As Showtime’s “Dexter” prepares to enter his final season of slaying bad guys this summer, two new killer masterminds are moving into broadcast territory, with NBC’s midseason “Hannibal” (based on the Hannibal Lector from “Silence of the Lambs”) and Fox’s dark new drama, “The Following.” […]
Looks like movie star Kevin Bacon now has a “Following” of TV fans, too. His new serial killer drama premiered strong on Jan. 21 to over 10 million viewers and was the second-highest-rated drama debut of the season in the key Adults 18-49 demo. Better yet, the show passed the week 2 litmus test — […]
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Kevin Bacon is hardly the first movie star to make the leap to television. But his new show – serial killer thriller “The Following” – may qualify as one of the creepiest projects he has ever done. Needless to say, Bacon – the charming teenager who turned a small American town […]
Natalie Zea has moved on to “The Following,” but she still had time recently to film one final episode for the current season of “Justified,” she disclosed Friday.
Once Kevin Bacon agreed to star on his first weekly TV series, he didn’t have too look far for advice. Only one degree, in fact – his wife, Kyra Sedgwick, spent seven seasons on “The Closer,” and she has been available for him from the start. “She didn’t sit me down and say, ‘Listen Kev,’” […]
Fox entertainment chairman Kevin Reilly on Tuesday acknowledged that his TV network had struggled to find an audience last season but said he hoped for a better performance going forward.
There’s a lot of killer TV on these days, quite literally. From “Dexter” to “American Horror Story” to “Criminal Minds,” TV is darker than ever, and soon, there will be another serial killer on the loose in prime-time. Fox is set to debut its dark new thriller “The Following,” starring Kevin Bacon as an emotionally […]
I got a look at the first episode of “The Following,” Fox’s upcoming crime thriller, a few weeks ago. Its level of graphic violence left me disgusted and dismayed. But with plenty of time to spare before its Jan. 21 premiere, I set it aside, resolving to give the show another chance while wondering if […]