April 11, 2013 at 7:19 AM ET
It only took one degree of Kevin Bacon to spoil "The Following's" latest stomach-turning twist.
"To all the fans abroad and late watchers I'm truly sorry I retweeted a spoiler," the actor tweeted yesterday. "I just wasn't thinking. Won't happen again. #MyBad."
For good measure, he also posted a Vine video of him repeating "my bad" three times.
(SPOILER ALERT: You may want to stop reading right here if you have not seen Monday's episode.)
He retweeted this from fan Jodi Gomes: "@kevinbacon is a murderer too! Nice twist @kevwilliamson @thefollowingfox #JoeCarol."
But hang on, it's not what it sounds like.
Well, not that we know of, anyway. No, Hardy just let the druggie who killed his dad die of an overdose.
("Murderer" is a little harsh, isn't it? We'd call him more of an eye-for-an-eye enthusiast.)
Purefoy, meanwhile, apparently had no such issues containing his enthusiasm, simply tweeting yesterday: "Thank you to all the the followers of #TheFollowing for their impressions of last night's Ep. Incredible reactions. You are so d--- smart."
More in The Clicker: