'The Following' Spoilers: Ryan and Joe's First Meeting in "The Poet's Fire"

The Following  "Poet's Fire" jumps back in time to show us the first meeting between Ryan and Joe. Unlike their various meetings at the prison, this one looks to fairly pleasant. No fingers broken then. If only Ryan knew the truth about Joe right away, how many lives would have been saved?

The Following Episode Teaser: Where's Joey?

The Following introduced viewers to " Chapter Two " this week, as Claire came face-to-face with her psychotic ex-husband and fans got to learn a lot more about the trio who kidnapped Joey. Where will this intense ride take us next Monday on "The Poet's Fire?" Expect to meet a new follower of Joe's, as Ryan and the FBI attempt to predict his next move. Elsewhere, we flashback to Ryan's first meeting with Joe, while Paul nears his breaking point - and a character who has played a key role through the first two episodes is killed off. Is that enough of a tease for you? Watch the official Fox promo now:

'The Following': Stand-Off As Claire Is Held At Gunpoint

Hardy and the investigative team learned a little more about Carroll's acolytes on " The Following ," even if Special Agent Debra Parker doesn't like that term. She doesn't like the word cult either, but had to accept that this is just what these people were. They are clearly Carroll's followers. This second episode even spent quite a bit of time delving into their back stories, as viewers learned more about the not-so-gay neighbors and the nanny of Claire's son. Less was known about Jordy, the follower dressed as a cop. He killed several women earlier in the episode, and then infiltrated Claire's house in the end. Read More...

Natalie Zea Teases What's Ahead On 'The Following'

As Claire Matthews on Fox's " The Following " (Episode 2 airs Monday, January 28 at 9 p.m. EST), Natalie Zea is caught between two equally compelling -- and equally dangerous -- men: her ex-husband Joe Carroll (James Purefoy), the psychotic serial killer responsible for murdering 14 female students, and Ryan Hardy (Kevin Bacon), the troubled FBI agent who finally brought Carroll to justice in 2003. Now, Carroll's followers have kidnapped Claire's son Joey (Kyle Catlett) and Claire is slowly unravelling as Carroll's master plan unfolds. And Claire's storied history with Ryan only complicates matters further. HuffPost TV sat down with Zea earlier this month to discuss the role on "The Following," Claire's relationship with Ryan, and whether she will be a typical damsel in distress as the series progresses. Read More...

'The Following' spoilers: 5 twisted things to expect in upcoming episodes

"The Following" premiered last week to spectacular ratings, and given the social media buzz surrounding this new FOX thriller, we're confident that Kevin Williamson has another must-watch hit on his hands. The series, which stars Joe Carroll as the cunning leader of a cult of serial killers and Ryan Hardy as the fallen FBI agent desperate to best him, is only about to get more twisted. You'd better tune in Monday nights at 9 p.m. EST -- but in the meantime, here are some teasers to tide you over. Check out 5 things to expect from "The Following" this season.1. Meet Agent Parker. After Jeananne Goossen's character from the pilot, Agent Mason, is sent back to Quantico, she's replaced by Agent Debra Parker (Annie Parisse) an expert on cults and "alternative religion." Parker has an extremely shadowy past herself, as we'll discover in an upcoming flashback to her teenage years -- and her own history...

The Following: Has Ryan Found a Kindred Spirit in Annie Parisse's Debra?

Ryan Hardy, the former FBI agent played by Kevin Bacon on Fox's The Following , isn't exactly what one would describe as a "people person." But he's about to meet a soulmate of sorts — even though he may not realize it at first.

The Following (FOX) “Chapter Two” Episode 2

The Following  “Chapter Two” episode 2 airs Monday, Jan. 28 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. Episode Synopsis : 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 READ MORE...

The Following Video: Meet Annie Parisse's FBI Agent Debra Parker

Viewers who tuned in to the pilot episode of Fox's new serial killer drama The Following know that former FBI agent Ryan Hardy ( Kevin Bacon ) has plenty of demons to battle — alcoholism, a pervading sense of guilt, and escaped serial killer Joe Carroll ( James Purefoy ), to name a few. And now he has a new professional counterpart to tussle with.

'The Following' Episode 2 Photos: Studying Joe Carroll in 'Chapter Two'

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. - From FOX

'The Following' Preview and Sneak Peek of 'Chapter Two': The Search for Joey

The Following 's Joe Carroll may be back behind bars, but the investigation is just beginning. Carroll arranged for his son, Joey, to be kidnapped by his nanny and the FBI must figure out how to get him back. That means talking to Carroll and playing along with his game. Meanwhile, Jordy is still out there as well. Did he move from killing dogs to killing girls?