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Nico Tortorella, Valorie Curry, Adan Canto, James Purefoy, Natalie Zea, Kyle Catlett, Kevin Bacon, Shawn Ashmore and Annie Parisse star in 'The Following' - ©2012 Fox Broadcasting Co. Photo Credit: Michael Lavine/FOX

Starring: Kevin Bacon and James Purefoy [full cast list under the ‘Cast’ tab] Series Premiere: January 21, 2013
Genre: Drama
Running Time: 1 hour
Network: Fox
The Synopsis: The chilling series focuses on former FBI agent RYAN HARDY (Emmy Award-nominated actor Kevin Bacon), who is brought in as a consultant when notorious serial killer JOE CARROLL (James Purefoy, “Rome”) escapes from death row and embarks on a new killing spree. Hardy discovers that, while in prison, Carroll was covertly communicating with a network of killers in the outside world and it quickly becomes obvious that he has more planned than just his escape.
Hardy works closely with an FBI team, including FBI Specialist DEBRA PARKER (Annie Parisse), who is brought in to lead the investigation of Carroll and his followers.
  • Kevin Bacon – ‘Ryan Hardy’
    James Purefoy – ‘Joe Carroll’
    Annie Parisse – ‘Debra Parker’
    Shawn Ashmore – ‘Mike Weston’
    Natalie Zea – ‘Claire Matthews’
    Kyle Catlett – ‘Joey Matthews’
    Valorie Curry – ‘Denise’
    Adan Canto – ‘Billy Thomas’
    Nico Tortorella – ‘Will Wilson’

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