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Last Man on Earth Finale Post Mortem: Will Forte Talks Outta This World Twist

2 hours ago | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

The following story contains spoilers from Sunday’s Last Man on Earth finale. Proceed at your own risk.

Fox’s Last Man on Earth ended its first season by solving one of the rookie comedy’s biggest mysteries: The photographic cameo that Jason Sudekis made in the premiere wasn’t a silly throwaway — it was shrewd foreshadowing. In the final seconds of Sunday’s finale, Sudekis was not only confirmed to be the brother of Will Forte’s Phil/Tandy Miller, he was revealed to be stranded in outer freakin’ space.

Below, Forte talks to TVLine about recruiting his SNL buddy for the top-secret role, »

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This week in tv news: John Singleton to make the jump to TV with FX

2 May 2015 3:36 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Lisa Kudrow in The Comeback, which she announced will be returning for a third season.

John Singleton is poised to be the next filmmaker to make the leap to television, as FX has picked up the pilot for Snowfall, a show co-created by Singleton. The press release had this summary of the series.

Los Angeles 1981. A storm is coming and its name is cocaine. Snowfall is a one-hour drama set against the infancy of the crack cocaine epidemic and its ultimate radical impact on the culture as we know it. The story follows three characters on a violent collision course: Franklin Saint, young street entrepreneur on a quest for power; Gustavo Zapata, a Mexican wrestler turned gangster in search of his American dream; and Logan Miller, a prominent family’s “black sheep” desperate to escape his father’s shadow.

Singleton will also direct the pilot.

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- Deepayan Sengupta

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Did Cristina Attend Grey's Funeral? Has Big Bang's Amy Met Mom? What Did Kalinda Write? And More TV Qs!

1 May 2015 10:39 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

We’ve got questions, and you’ve (maybe) got answers! With another week of TV gone by, we’re lobbing queries left and right about shows including Game of Thrones, Revenge, The Following and Arrow!

1 | ‘Fess up: What percentage of the times you hit “rewind” while watching Outlander are directly related to Jamie and how much (or little) clothing he’s wearing?

RelatedMay Sweeps/Finale Preview! Get 100+ Spoilers, Exclusive Photos From Your Fave Shows’ Season-Ending Episodes

2 | Orphan Black‘s Rudy sure has a healthy sexual appetite, doesn’t he?

3 | How did Revenge‘s Jack get from Los Angeles to New »

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Last Man on Earth Finale Sneak Peek: [Spoiler] Moves Out!

1 May 2015 9:36 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Earth apparently isn’t big enough for two Phil Millers.

On Sunday’s Season 1 finale of Last Man on Earth (9:30/8:30c on Fox), Universally Beloved Phil Miller (Boris Kodjoe) announces to Widely Loathed Phil Miller/Tandy (Will Forte) that he’s moving out. And he certainly has just cause.

RelatedLast Man on Earth Scores Super-Quick Season 2 Renewal at Fox

“I heard you say in the cul-de-sac that you hate my guts,” Ub Phil Miller explains to his soon-to-be-ex-housemate.

Press Play above to witness Wl Phil Miller’s hilariously obnoxious reaction. 

Related storiesBrooklyn Nine-Nine Preview: Does Diaz Hold the Key to the Jake-Amy 'Ship? »

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Following's James Purefoy Debunks 'Joe's Alive' Theories: 'No, He Died'

1 May 2015 9:35 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Live by the shocking death, die by the… well, you get the point.

Even though Fox’s The Following had — for the better part of a season — told us that convicted serial murderer Joe Carroll would meet his end via lethal injection, the character’s exit in Monday’s episode still came as a jolt to the Following faithful.

After all, he’d cheated a near-certain ending at least once before, right?

Related May Sweeps/Finale Preview! Get 100+ Spoilers and Exclusive Photos From Your Fave Shows, Including The Following

“For the first time, The Following actually did what they said, »

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X-Files Update: A 'Sad' Vince Gilligan Confirms He Won't Return for Revival

1 May 2015 8:40 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

X-Files fans everywhere will be calling Saul an expletive after they hear this.

Confirming TVLine’s scoop from earlier in the week, Vince Gilligan announced in a recent Reddit Q&A that he will not be involved in Fox’s upcoming 6-episode revival. And the Emmy winner — who spent seven-plus seasons as a writer-producer on The X-Files — put the blame squarely on a certain Breaking Bad spinoff.

RelatedThe X-Files Revival: 5 Spoilers From Chris Carter (Mulder-Scully Sex?!)

“Unfortunately, I won’t be writing for the reboot, because [of] my work on Better Call Saul,” he wrote of the AMC offshoot, which starts shooting Season 2 this summer. »

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Round-Up: Angela Bassett Joins American Horror Story: Hotel, Casting Update for Hap and Leonard

30 April 2015 11:27 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Angela Bassett has checked into American Horror Story: Hotel, the awesome role of Hap Collins has been cast for the highly anticipated Hap and Leonard SundanceTV series.

American Horror Story: Hotel: Ryan Murphy revealed on Twitter today that Angela Bassett will play a role in FX's American Horror Story: Hotel. Bassett, who played Marie Laveau in American Horror Story: Coven and Desiree Dupree in American Horror Story: Freak Show, joins a growing Hotel cast that includes Lady Gaga, Kathy Bates, Sarah Paulson, Matt Bomer, Cheyenne Jackson, Wes Bentley, Evan Peters, and Chloë Sevigny.

In October, Angela Bassett will be making lots of trouble with Lady Gaga in the ballroom and elsewhere. #ahshotel

Ryan Murphy (@MrRPMurphy) April 30, 2015

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Hap and Leonard: Variety reports that James Purefoy (The Following) has been cast as Hap Collins in the upcoming six-episode season of SundanceTV's new series, Hap and Leonard, based on »

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The Following’s James Purefoy Cast in SundanceTV’s ‘Hap and Leonard’

30 April 2015 8:29 AM, PDT | TVovermind.com | See recent TVovermind.com news »

James Purefoy may no longer be part of The Following, but he’s hoping fans will follow him (I’m here all week, guys) to his new show. The actor, whose character on the Fox drama, Joe Carroll, was (spoiler alert) executed in this past Monday’s episode, has been cast in SundanceTV’s upcoming series Hap and Leonard. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Purefoy will star as Hap Collins, “a white working-class laborer who spent time in federal prison for refusing to be drafted and serve in the Vietnam War. Flash-forward to his 40s, and he’s barely scraping by picking roses on an East Texas plantation.” Starring opposite Purefoy in Hap and Leonard will be Michael Kenneth Williams (The Wire, Boardwalk Empire), who will be playing Hap’s lifelong best friend, Leonard, “an openly gay, black Vietnam vet with anger issues going back to the uncle who shunned him for his sexual orientation, »

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James Purefoy Lands Post-Following Role in Sundance '80s Drama

29 April 2015 5:37 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Joe Carroll hasn’t even been gone a week, and James Purefoy already has another gig.

The actor, (Spoiler alert!) whose serial killer character was executed in Monday’s episode of Fox’s The Following, will play an ex-con trying to stay out of trouble in Sundance’s Hap and Leonard, per The Hollywood Reporter.

Related The Following Recap: Easy Come, Easy Poe

Purefoy will play Hap, a plantation worker in 1980s Texas who did time in federal prison for dodging the Vietnam War draft. Hap’s best friend, an angry, openly gay Vietnam vet named Leonard, will be played »

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‘The Following’s’ James Purefoy Joins SundanceTV’s ‘Hap and Leonard’

29 April 2015 5:37 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

SundanceTV announced James Purefoy will co-star with the previously announced Michael Kenneth Williams in the cabler’s original scripted series “Hap and Leonard.”

Picked up for six one-hour episodes, the “Hap and Leonard” examines race, class and friendship through the eyes of unlikely best friends Hap Collins (Purefoy) and Leonard Pine (Williams) in 1980s East Texas.

Hap spent time in prison for refusing to be drafted and serve in the Vietnam War. Now in his 30s, he works on a plantation picking roses with little financial means, but still has Leonard, his lifelong best friend and confidant. An openly gay black Vietnam war vet, Leonard struggles with anger issues and was raised by his homophobic uncle, causing him to lean on Hap for support in the non-progressive rural South of the 1980s.

The Following” star also joins cast members Bill Sage (“Boardwalk Empire”) and Jimmi Simpson (“House of Cards”).

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- Seth Kelley

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James Purefoy To Co-Star In Sundance Series ‘Hap And Leonard’

29 April 2015 4:28 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

SundanceTV has found its Hap. James Purefoy (The Following, Episodes) has been cast in a co-starring role opposite Michael Kenneth Williams in Sundance’s straight-to-series drama Hap And Leonard. It follows the story of Hap Collins (Purefoy), a white, working-class laborer, and Leonard Pine (Williams), a black, openly gay Vietnam vet with anger issues. Having been raised by an uncle who shunned him after learning he was homosexual, Leonard was left with Hap — who spent… »

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The Following season 3 episode 10 review: Evermore

29 April 2015 7:09 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

At long last, The Following delivers the face-to-face confrontation we've been waiting for all season...

This review contains spoilers.

3.10 Evermore

This is what has been missing all along, and this is what I've been asking for since the beginning of the season. Joe and Ryan, the two most important characters on the show, trapped in a room together and forced to examine their codependent relationship in great depth and detail. Dreaming about one another, little conversations through glass windows or from behind bars, and finally, ten episodes into the show, we get something that actually matters between the two characters capable of holding our interest just through a conversation.

Joe, who we last saw making a shank out of a pair of sunglasses he pried off the dead body of Theo's mouthpiece, is facing his execution. The guards take him into the preparation room, he has a brief meeting with his lawyer, »

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What to Watch: Tonight's TV Picks - Ninja Warrior UK, The Following

25 April 2015 3:00 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

Ninja Warrior UK: ITV, 7pm

Hosted by Ben Shephard, Rochelle Humes and Chris Kamara, contestants from the length and breadth of the country brave the third heat of the challenge in tonight's show.

To make it to the semi-final round, contestants must pass the Mount Midoriyama tower.

Atlantis: BBC One, 7.45pm

This week, knowing that the other woman is the only thing standing in the way of being a true ruler, Pasiphae offers Ariadne an ultimatum.

Meanwhile, Jason and Hercules have sought exile in the mountains, where Medusa and Pythagoras come up with their own plot, requiring a sacrifice of unimaginable proportions.

Britain's Got Talent: ITV,8pm

We're in the third round of auditions, and the competition is heating up. Judges Simon Cowell, David Walliams, Amanda Holden, and Alesha Dixon are on the hunt to uncover the nation's brightest talent.

Will any of tonight's acts have what it takes »

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The Following season 3 episode 9 review: Kill The Messenger

22 April 2015 6:14 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

The Following is finally giving the audience the violence and Joe Vs Ryan conflict it wants in season 3...

This review contains spoilers.

3.8 Kill The Messenger

The Following has faced a bit of an uphill battle this season to catch viewer interest. I think one of the big problems, which I've discussed, is the lack of Joe versus Ryan. The first episode of the first season opened with those two squaring off, and that remains one of the most satisfying moments of the show's first season. We immediately get a look into their budding relationship, and we immediately are forced to choose sides while still getting to enjoy Joe's megalomania. The surprise of the random Followers, Roderick, Classic Poe, and all the rest of it just helped to add to the enjoyment of the ridiculous, brilliant, awesomely dumb show about murderers and FBI agents murdering one another.

There hasn't been much of that this season, »

- louisamellor

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The Following season 3 episode 8 review: Flesh And Blood

15 April 2015 3:31 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

After a couple of middling episodes, Flesh And Blood feels like a return to grisly, gory form for The Following...

This review contains spoilers.

3.8 Flesh And Blood

Well, last week I asked the people from The Following for more blood and craziness. Little did I know I was going to get what I asked for and more. There's nothing to be upset with about this week's visit to the FBI and serial killer chess match, at least from the front of insane spectacle. If you've ever wanted to see someone dead on what looks like a toilet with his brain meat exposed to the world or if you've ever wanted to watch someone feed body parts into a meat grinder, this is definitely the show for you this week. It's nice to see, as this is something The Following was always good at, and if Hannibal can show corpses being vivisected in an artistic way, »

- louisamellor

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The Following season 3 episode 7 review: The Hunt

8 April 2015 4:14 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

If we wanted a sensible police drama, we wouldn't be watching The Following. Where has all the craziness gone, asks Ron?

This review contains spoilers.

1.7 The Hunt

One of the best things about The Following is that it is set in a world with an infinite supply of serial killers. That's also one of the worst things about The Following, as it lends itself to laziness. Whenever one of the killers we know is in trouble, well, we just have that person turn to someone in his network of murderer pals to help him solve his problem. When it's someone like Arthur Strauss reaching out to one of his many students, it makes sense. We've seen Strauss at work training other killers, we know he's got hundreds of students committing thousands of murders, and it makes sense that they'd be willing to stick their neck out to help the man »

- louisamellor

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The Following: Season Three Ratings

31 March 2015 1:22 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Last year, Fox renewed The Following for a third season -- despite the fact that the series lost a third of its audience during the second season. Will the ratings continue to fall this time around? Will The Following be cancelled or renewed for a fourth season? Stay tuned.

The third season of The Following picks up a year after former FBI agent Ryan Hardy (Kevin Bacon) and his team put serial killer and cult leader Joe Carroll (James Purefoy) back on death row. The rest of the cast includes Shawn Ashmore, Jessica Stroup, Michael Ealy, Sam Underwood, and Zuleikha Robinson.

The higher a show's ratings (particularly the 18-49 demo), the better the chances for survival. This chart will be updated as new ratings data becomes available -- typically the following morning, around 11:30am Est/8:30am Pst. Refresh to see the latest. (more…) »

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Michael Ealy Talks The Following Season 3, Theo, and Ryan Hardy

30 March 2015 1:58 PM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

On the Fox drama series The Following, Ryan Hardy (Kevin Bacon) once again has to turn to Joe Carroll (James Purefoy), now that his mentor Dr. Strauss (Gregg Henry) is out and looking for someone to take Carroll’s place. Cue Theo (Michael Ealy), who has earned a reputation for himself as a ghost and chameleon, and who is about to rival anything Hardy has previously gone up against. [caption id="attachment_415084" align="alignright" width="334"] Image via Fox[/caption] During this interview with press to promote his arrival on The Following Season 3, actor Michael Ealy talked about what made him want to sign on for this role, how daunting it is to play a villain alongside James Purefoy, being the new guy on set, what makes his character a chameleon, the challenges of this role, working with Kevin Bacon, what he looks for in a role, and how hard it is to leave a character like this behind. »

- Christina Radish

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Michael Ealy Makes His Villanous Debut on 'The Following' Tonight - Watch a Clip From the Episode

30 March 2015 10:28 AM, PDT | ShadowAndAct | See recent ShadowAndAct news »

Michael Ealy Finally makes his debut on Fox's "The Following" during tonight's all-new episode, which starts at 9Pm. Ealy joins the cast playing a new villain named Theo, who is described as mysterious, chameleon-like and the "best student" of Dr. Arthur Strauss (played by Gregg Henry), the father of all serial killers in the "Following" universe (we could call him), including the show’s infamous Joe Carroll (James Purefoy). "He’s a pretty complex villain. Yes, he is a serial killer, but unlike other serial killers, he doesn’t really seek the fame. He likes to remain in the shadows, so he’s not like Joe Carroll in that way," Ealy tells »

- Tambay A. Obenson

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Michael Ealy Makes His Villanous Debut on 'The Following' Tonight - Watch a Clip From the Episode

30 March 2015 10:28 AM, PDT | Indiewire Television | See recent Indiewire Television news »

Michael Ealy Finally makes his debut on Fox's "The Following" during tonight's all-new episode, which starts at 9Pm. Ealy joins the cast playing a new villain named Theo, who is described as mysterious, chameleon-like and the "best student" of Dr. Arthur Strauss (played by Gregg Henry), the father of all serial killers in the "Following" universe (we could call him), including the show’s infamous Joe Carroll (James Purefoy). "He’s a pretty complex villain. Yes, he is a serial killer, but unlike other serial killers, he doesn’t really seek the fame. He likes to remain in the shadows, so he’s not like Joe Carroll in that way," Ealy tells Yahoo TV. "What it really comes down to is that he’s a very charismatic guy, but at the same time, he’s a serial killer... At the end of the day, he spends a lot of time, »

- Tambay A. Obenson

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