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The Following's new showrunner has departed the series before the new season even begins production.

Alcatraz executive producer Jennifer Johnson has exited less than three months after getting promoted to oversee the Fox drama for Season 3, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Johnson, who attended the show's Comic-Con panel in late July, will instead focus on developing new projects under her deal with Warner Bros. TV, the studio that produces The Following. A trio of executive producers—Marcos Siega, Brett Mahoney, and Alexi Hawley—will take over day-to-day duties on the series.

Johnson was originally stepping in for creator Kevin Williamson, so that he could devote his attention to his new CBS series, Stalker, which premieres in September.

The Following Season 3 will debut in 2015 on Fox.


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AIRED ON 5/18/2015

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I find it telling that NOWHERE on the A&E website can you send them an email telling them what you think!
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I don't know why? It's such a well written show, with monster ratings. ; )
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I'm just not sure the show will be worth watching without James Purefoy/Joe Carroll. The show was about HIS Following...
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They probably wouldn't let him do anything that made sense.
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Because Jennifer Johnson is such an androgynous name.
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Hmm, maybe I should try paying attention to what I'm reading, instead of making assumptions.
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Well, that makes as much sense as every other reason given here....

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This is exactly the kind of chaos the show needs if it's going to compete with Under the Dome for the title of shittiest drama on TV.
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^^-- post of the day right here!
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Alcatraz was garbage anyway, so this is probably a good thing.
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Yeah, but it was another chance to see Sarah Jones' massive... talents, so there was that going for it!
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I chuckled when I read the head line. It's jsut so comical.
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No worries, I got this! ;-)
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Nah, I've seen you use logic and forethought before, you have no place on this show.
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I didn't say I was going to use logic or forethought - this is The Following we are talking about!
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That's a great idea. You should totally apply for the job.
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I will be writing an outline for the series
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