James Purefoy is returning to “The Following.”
The casting news was revealed Friday during the series’ Comic-Con panel, according to TVLine.
Purefoy plays Joe Carroll on Fox’s smash thriller “The Following,” as a Professor-turned-serial killer-turned-cult leader.
The second season of “The Following” debuts this Fall.
More casting news…
Karine Vanasse has been cast in “Revenge.” the “Pan Am” alum will play Margaux, a French businesswoman and former acquaintance of the Daniel Grayson’s. The actress will appear in a multi-episode guest arc. [Deadline]
Adam Pally is joining the “Mindy Project.” The Happy Endings” actor will play a new doctor at Mindy’s OB/GYN practice in a multi-episode arc. [TVLine]
“Big Love” vet is joining “The Reign.” Shawn Doyle will portray Claude, who is an uncle to the teenager Mary, Queen of Scots. [TVLine]
Billy Campbell has been cast as the lead actor in Syfy’s upcoming thriller series “Helix.” Campbell will play Dr. Alan Farragut, an emotionally troubled Centers for Disease Control pathologist whose marriage has recently fallen apart after his wife had an affair with his brother. [Deadline]