Suddenly, I have all these shows to watch in January. And The Following is one of them. When FOX's creepy cult hit--and, by that, I mean it's actually ABOUT a cult--debuted last year, I watched a few episodes then left it behind.

At the urging of friends who were really into it, I picked it back up. And there I was, hooked. If you are unfamiliar, The Following is about an FBI agent, played by Kevin Bacon, on the trail of a vicious serial killer played by James Purefoy who has a Manson-like following of worshipers and wannabes all over the country. And they will do his bidding.

Season two starts next Sunday, January 19th and then will settle into its normal time slot beginning Monday January 27th. Here's a preview: