'The Following' has a grrrreat start
Looking back further: Versus the Alcatraz series premiere (10 mil/3.3), The Following delivered a larger audience but fell shy of the demo rating. Similarly, the serial killer thriller outdrew the far more family friendly Terra Nova
The Following and Cult leave corpses and kidnappings in their wake to explore the question: What happens when evil masterminds manipulate social media to inspire profoundly antisocial behavior in the real world? The Following (Mondays at 9 p.m. on Fox)
Woe to Edgar Allan Poe. In life, the writer was ill-served by fortune: orphaned as a toddler, an indebted college dropout, Poe moved often, usually to dodge creditors. His beloved wife (and, um, first cousin) died in the Bronx at age 24; two years
The Fox drama, which filmed scenes in Westchester County in 2012, debuted to stellar ratings. According to The Hollywood Reporter, “The Following” drew 10.4 million viewers Monday night, tying the CBS series “Elementary” for the second-highest-rated
A taut first hour heralded the network debut of Kevin Bacon in his first television role. He stars opposite the deliciously sinister James Purefoy in Fox's "The Following."