The Road to "Castle Rock" Season 2: EP Dustin Thomason on Going "Misery", Stephen King Influences & More [INTERVIEW]

With Hulu’s critically-acclaimed Stephen King “shared universe” series Castle Rock having premiered its second season at New York Comic Con (NYCC) 2019 and the series set to debut on October 23 to strong early reviews, executive producer/showrunner Dustin Thomason as well as cast members Lizzy Caplan, Tim Robbins, Elsie Fisher, Paul Sparks, and Matthew Alan sat down with Bleeding Cool to discuss what fans[...]

"Castle Rock" Season 2 World Premiere Screening Set for NYCC 2019

"Castle Rock" Season 2 World Premiere Screening Set for NYCC 2019

Just because the second season of Hulu's critically-acclaimed Stephen King "shared universe" series Castle Rock is still currently in production, that doesn't mean the team's not ready to start making the rounds to herald the show's return on October 23. Well, if you're heading to this year's New York Comic Con (NYCC) then you won't have to wait […]

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"Castle Rock" Season 2: "Misery" Loves Company This October [TEASER]

Abrams, and King - and now one thing is crystal clear:Misery arrives on October 23, you dirty birds...Castle Rock season 2 includes Lizzy Caplan (Masters of Sex), Tim Robbins (Here and Now), Elsie Fisher (Eighth Grade), Paul Sparks (Boardwalk Empire, House of Cards), Barkhad Abdi (Blade Runner 2049), Matthew Alan (13 Reasons Why), John Hoogenakker (Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan), Robin Weigert (Big Little Lies,[...]

"Castle Rock" Season 2: The Town Begins to Take Shape Again [IMAGES]

We’re taking the things that worked well in Season 1 and taking them up a level.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q871HY8y9GQ● As for the Annie Wilkes (Caplan) connection this season (see below), Yaitanes revealed that he was a fan of King's Misery since his first year at film school and that he was going to be "responsible for Annie Wilkes’[...]

BC at 10: Entertainment News in a Future Gone Horribly Right

BC at 10: Entertainment News in a Future Gone Horribly Right

And speaking of Stephen King, somewhere along this decade's winding path, some pockets of fandom skidded off the road and into a sort of cultural analogy to the Misery scenario, where a dedicated reader appeared to be kind and helpful, but then started breaking legs when the storyline didn't proceed to her liking.You might think[...]

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'Castle Rock' Season 2 Recast: Paul Sparks as "Ace" Merrill; Garrett Hedlund Out

Whether that storyline will be followed up on or if any additional characters from the first season will appear still isn’t known.Here’s what we know about the cast so far:[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="693"] Hulu[/caption]● Caplan’s Annie Wilkes is a nurse and superfan battling to overcome mental health issues – is this pre- or post- Paul Sheldon[...]

Shudder Will Spend December Celebrating Stephen King!

The list:Cujo The Dead Zone Creepshow 1 and 2 Silver Bullet Pet Sematary Salem's Lot Misery[caption id="attachment_777657" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com[/caption]If you have not seen any of these before, first of all what is wrong with you? Second, the must-watch films here are for sure Misery and Cujo[...]


Misery, a New Series from Todd McFarlane Channeling the #MeToo Movement

At Image Expo today, Todd McFarlane announced several new projects, but one that stood out was Misery The teenage character comes from the Spawn comics, and McFarlane says that now is the perfect time for the character because of the #MeToo movement calling out sexual harassment Her powers give her the ability to weaponize emotional pain."I[...]

Stephen King Finally Approves a Limited Edition of Misery

Stephen King has finally approved the release of a special edition of his award-winning novel Misery Going up for order on August 8th, the special edition will come in three awesome editions, including two different ones signed by King himself along with artist Rick Berry The numbered edition is limited to 200 copies, and the[...]