The Daily Quirk had the pleasure of sitting down with Kevin Bacon at a New York Comic-Con roundtable, where Bacon discussed the upcoming season of The Following, what’s in store for Ryan Hardy’s story arc (including how things get dark – quickly) and his initial hesitations about becoming a television actor. Watch the video below for the inside scoop, and be sure to watch The Following when it returns for Season 3 in early 2015!
Going into tonight’s premiere of what is arguably the most anticipated new thriller on television, The Following, I was wary of being too excited. Shows like this can often times garner so much attention that when they air, the results are less than anticipated. Thankfully, FOX’s serial killer drama (created, produced and written by Kevin Williamson) held up to its end of the deal. Continue reading
For the most part, I like my dramas dark, anxiety inducing, and with a touch of sci-fi/fantasy. It looks like Fox’s new series, The Following, is going to be plenty dark and foreboding, and to that I say two out of three ain’t bad. The show’s creator, Kevin Williamson, is the same mind behind The Vampire Diaries and the Scream franchise (both guilty pleasures of mine that mix moody and scary with a touch of humor in the best way). Kevin Bacon stars as “Ryan Hardy,” a damaged former FBI agent asked to come back and consult when an infamous serial killer he helped put away, “Joe Carroll” played by James Purefoy, escapes from death row. Continue reading