The Following, 102 - James Purefoy and Natalie Zea
The Following, 102 “Chapter Two” – Joe Carroll (James Purefoy) gets too close to his ex-wife, Claire Matthews (Natalie Zea) ©2012 Fox Broadcasting

The Following, starring Kevin Bacon as Ryan Hardy, is on it’s second episode and the big question is can it keep up the standard of the first?

essential laziness, silliness and pretentiousness

FBI Specialist Debra Parker is brought in to lead the investigation. The team enlist the help of Carroll’s ex-wife, and Hardy’s former love…

The Following 102 Airdates
First transmission on Monday, January 28, 2013 (US on Fox),
UK transmission on Tuesday January 29, 2013 (Sky Atlantic)

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The Following 102 Chapter Two – official details…

Joe Carroll’s plan enters phase two on an all-new The Following Monday, January 28, on Fox.

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Ryan Hardy, Agent Mike Weston and FBI Specialist Debra Parker, who is brought in to lead the investigation into Joe Carroll and his followers, dive deeper into the history of Carroll’s psyche.

To do so, they enlist the help of Carroll’s ex-wife, and Hardy’s former love, Claire Matthews (Natalie Zea).

Meanwhile, Emma (Valorie Curry), Jacob (Nico Tortorella) and Paul (Adan Canto) keep Claire’s son Joey (Kyle Catlett) at a house in the country as they prepare for their next move in the all-new “Chapter Two” episode of The Following airing Monday, Jan. 28 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on Fox. (FOL-102) (TV-14 D, L, S, V)

Cast: Kevin Bacon as Ryan Hardy; James Purefoy as Joe Carroll; Natalie Zea as Claire Matthews; Shawn Ashmore as Agent Mike Weston; Valorie Curry as Denise; Adan Canto as Billy Thomas; Nico Tortorella as Will Wilson; Kyle Catlett as Joey Matthews.

Guest Cast: Steve Monrow as Jordy Raines; Kate Hodge as Sharon Cooper; Chinasa Ogbuagu as Agent Mitchell; Billy Brown as Agent Riley.

Colin Davies

The editor of Film Review Online