the following jd williams tehmina sunny 'The Following' casts J.D. Williams and Tehmina Sunny in recurring roles

“The Following” is on a casting spree. The Fox hit serial killer thriller just cast “The Wire’s” J.D. Williams and “Mistresses” Tehmina Sunny in recurring roles for Season 2, Deadline reports.

Williams will play Carlos, a follower of Joe Carroll’s (James Purefoy) who resurfaces in New York City. Sunny will play Melissa, a new friend in Ryan Hardy’s (Kevin Bacon) life.

Other recent “The Following” castings include: Keith Carradine as Barry, Ryan’s trusted friend, Sam Underwood as a dark and complicated young man (no word on whether or not he’s a follower), James McDaniel as FBI agent Ken Phillips, Valerie Cruz as an NYPD detective, Connie Nielsen as Ryan’s new love interest, Jessica Stroup as Ryan’s niece, and Tiffany Boone as a new follower.

“The Following” returns in January 2014.

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