FOX Orders Early Renewal for Mid-Season Hit ‘The Following’


FOX announced earlier today that an early renewal has been ordered for Kevin Bacon’s The Following.


Per star Kevin Bacon’s deal, The Following pickup is for a 15-episode second season, same as Season 1. It will likely return next midseason. The Following, from creator/executive producer Kevin Williamson and Warner Bros. TV, has emerged as a big DVR performer, rising to No. 2 broadcast drama and No. 3 drama overall this season in Live+7 ratings. (Deadline)