Spike and TWC-Dimension TV's straight-to-series drama The Mist has gained a producer/director. David Boyd (The Walking Dead) has signed on to the adaptation of the Stephen King novella that is set to premiere in 2017.
Already cast in the series are: Morgan Spector, Frances Conroy, Alyssa Sutherland, Gus Birney, Dan Butler, Luke Cosgrove, Danica Curcic, Okezie Morro, Darren Pettie, Russell Posner and Isiah Whitlock, Jr.
The Mist is about a small town where a thick, blinding mist appears, encompassing everything and causing the residents to fear whatever is on the other side.
Boyd has directed eight episodes of The Walking Dead as well as episodes of Friday Night Lights, Longmire, Sleepy Hollow, Queen of the South and Aquarius.