This Halloween, it’s. just. the. beginning.
In anticipation of the FOX’s new hit thriller, THE FOLLOWING, a team of individuals – said to be working for serial killer Joe Carroll (James Purefoy) – have been let loose and are roaming the streets of a city near you looking to recruit the masses.
The estimated number of serial killers in the U.S. is 300, and with Joe Carroll’s help, that number is rising. You will not want be caught alone this Halloween. Or, as Carroll says, even serial killers have friends – so will you be one of them?
These “followers,” can be spotted covered in head-to-toe explicit writing such as “even serial killers have friends” and “do I look like a killer,” and “friend neighbor killer.” They are giving out limited edition THE FOLLOWING holographic bookmarks, which direct to “wearethefollowing.com” – where hopefuls can join the following and begin receiving special messages from cult leader, Joe Carroll. Follow Joe now at http://www.wearethefollowing.com.
This stunt will take place on Halloween, Wednesday, October 31. Select locations include New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas, Boston, Atlanta, Washington, DC, Houston and Detroit (exact times / locations TBA).
THE FOLLOWING is a fast-paced new psychological thriller from creator/executive producer Kevin Williamson (“The Vampire Diaries,” “Dawson’s Creek,” the “Scream” franchise). Starring Kevin Bacon, a former FBI agent who returns to duty to help track down a devious, diabolical and extremely charismatic serial killer (James Purefoy, “Rome”), who has cultivated an ever-growing web of killers “following” his every command and leaving a trail of blood across the country. The intense drama also stars Natalie Zea (“Justified,” “Californication”), Annie Parisse (“Law & Order,” “How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days”), Shawn Ashmore (“X-Men,” “X-Men 2: X-Men United”), Valorie Curry (“Veronica Mars,” “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2”), Adan Canto (“Like Water for Chocolate”) and Nico Tortorella (“Scream 4,” the upcoming “Odd Thomas”). THE FOLLOWING will premiere in JANUARY 2013 on FOX.