The Following Spoilers: Almost Human Alum Cast As Ryan Hardy’s New ‘Worst Nightmare’

The Joe Carroll era is finally over on The Following.

The FOX drama has cast Almost Human‘s Michael Ealy as the show’s newest villain. reports that Ealy will play a “brilliant, chameleon-like” murderer who will pick up where Joe left off and become Ryan Hardy’s newest worst nightmare.

The role is a stark change from the actor’s last series-regular gig as an innocent android on his previous FOX series.