Theo tried (and failed) to get Joe (James Purefoy) to help him in the latest episode of The Following.
After recruiting a disgruntled prison guard at Joe’s prison, Theo tried to use him to get Joe to help decrypt Strauss’ (Gregg Henry) code containing the identities of his many students. Joe didn’t take kindly to being asked for help and promptly murdered the guard leaving Theo no further on.
Elsewhere in the episode Mark (Sam Underwood) tracked down Daisy (Ruth Kearney), Max (Jessica Stroup) and Mike (Shawn Ashmore) discovered that someone within the FBI had the stolen laptop from Mark’s safehouse, and Gwen (Zuleikha Robinson) discovered she was pregnant as Ryan (Kevin Bacon) fought to stop himself from turning back to the bottle.
The next episode of the season is Evermore. As Joe Carroll’s execution day arrives, Ryan’s fears that he won’t go quietly are realised when a hostage situation develops at the prison.
Tune in to FOX at 9/8c in the US on Monday and Sky Atlantic at 9pm in the UK on Saturday to see the episode. Preview it with our gallery below: