THE FOLLOWING Lures 1.7 Million Canadians on CTV and CTV Two to Win Monday Night

THE FOLLOWING Lures 1.7 Million Canadians on CTV and CTV Two to Win Monday 
Night 
- #TheFollowing trends on Twitter for majority of broadcast with more than 
15,000 mentions - 
- Encore episode airs Sunday, Jan. 27 at 9 p.m. ET on SPACE - 
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TORONTO, Jan. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Hailed by critics as perhaps the best new 
network drama in years, the gripping psychological thriller THE FOLLOWING, 
starring Kevin Bacon, debuted last night at 9 p.m. with 1.7 million viewers on 
CTV and CTV Two, making it the most-watched program of the night.THE FOLLOWING 
also performed well in all metered markets, ranking as the #1 non-sports 
program in the timeslot with total viewers and A25-54. In Toronto alone, the 
premiere delivered an impressive 6.0 Rating with A25-54. 
**Media Note** Photography for THE FOLLOWING is available online at 
BellMediaPR.ca 
During last night's premiere, the Twitterverse was buzzing with more than 
15,000 mentions of #TheFollowing, leading up to and during the hour-long 
broadcast. It started trending on Twitter less than half way into the episode 
and held strong in the #2 spot through the end of the hour. 
Viewers who missed last night's highly buzzed about (and debated) premiere can 
still do so. An encore of the episode airs Sunday, Jan. 27 at 9 p.m. ET on 
SPACE and is currently available across CTV's digital platforms on CTV.ca, the 
CTV App, CTV Mobile available on Bell Mobile TV, and through video on demand 
partners. 
In next week's new episode of THE FOLLOWING, entitled "Chapter Two" (Monday, 
Jan. 28 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CTV), Ryan Hardy (Kevin Bacon), Agent Mike Weston 
(Shawn Ashmore), and FBI Specialist Debra Parker (Annie Parisse), who is 
brought in to lead the investigation into Joe Carroll (James Purefoy) 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 addition to catching up on full episodes of THE FOLLOWING on CTV digital 
platforms, viewers can also watch the exclusive 20-minute online 
behind-the-scenes special INSIDE THE FOLLOWING, across CTV's digital platforms 
on CTV.ca, the CTV App, CTV Mobile available on Bell Mobile TV, and through 
video on demand partners. The special features commentary from 
creator/executive producer Kevin Williamson, executive producer/director 
Marcos Siega, and cast members Kevin Bacon, James Purefoy, Shawn Ashmore, 
Natalie Zea, and Annie Parisse. 
SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS: 
Twitter: 
@CTV_PR @CTV_Television @kevinbacon - Kevin Bacon @JamesPurefoy - James 
Purefoy @ShawnRAshmore - Shawn Ashmore @valorie_curry - Valorie Curry 
@adancanto - Adan Canto @NicoTortorella - Nico Tortorella @KevWilliamson - 
Kevin Williamson @Msiega - Marcos Siega 
Facebook: facebook.com/ctv 
About CTV 
CTV is Canada's #1 private broadcaster. Featuring a wide range of quality 
news, sports, information, and entertainment programming, CTV has been 
Canada's most-watched television network for the past 10 years in a row. CTV 
is a division of Bell Media, Canada's premier multimedia company with leading 
assets in television, radio and digital. Bell Media is owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, 
NYSE: BCE), Canada's largest communications company. More information about 
CTV can be found on the network's website atctv.ca. 
Matthew Almeida, CTV, CTV Two, 416.384.2629 ormatthew.almeida@bellmedia.ca 
Jim Quan, CTV, CTV Two, 416.384.5311 orjim.quan@bellmedia.ca 
SOURCE: CTV 
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