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The Stand Cast: Why Stephen Kings Novel Matters Now More Than Ever

The Stand Cast: Why Stephen King's Novel Matters Now More Than Ever

All Rights Reserved.[/caption]Goldberg’s Mother Abagail is a prophet who receives visions from God and guides survivors of the superflu Adepo's Larry Underwood is a young musician with a taste for fame, as well as illegal substances When the plague hits, he is forced to confront his demons as he makes his way to the new[...]

The Stand The House of the Dead: CBS All Access Posts Preview Images

The Stand "The House of the Dead": CBS All Access Posts Preview Images

Heading into this week's episode of CBS All Access' limited series event adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand, we learned more about Nadine's (Amber Heard) backstory with Randall Flagg (Alexander Skarsgard) and were introduced to a number of new and important faces in the growing conflict between Flagg's forces in "New Vegas" and Mother Abagail's[...]

The Stand Preview: Meet Mother Abagails Boulder Free Zone Survivors

The Stand Preview: Meet Mother Abagail's "Boulder Free Zone" Survivors

With this week's "Blank Pages" ushering in the third chapter in CBS All Access' nine-episode adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand, the ranks of Mother Abagail's (Whoopi Goldberg) "Boulder Free Zone" continue to grow- as do Randall Flagg's (Alexander Skarsgard) in "New Vegas." In the following featurette, Jovan Adepo (Larry Underwood), Irene Bedard (Ray Bretner), Henry[...]

The Stand: Greg Kinnear Channels His Inner Stephen King for Role

The Stand: Greg Kinnear Channels His Inner Stephen King for Role

CBS All Access' nine-episode adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand marches on this week with its third chapter, "Blank Pages." As our survivors make their way to either Boulder, Colorado, to be with Mother Abagail (Whoopi Goldberg) or to "New Vegas" to join Randall Flagg's (Alexander Skarsgard) ranks, viewers have been introduced to folks like[...]

The Stand: CBS All Access Posts Episode 3 Blank Pages Preview Images

The Stand: CBS All Access Posts Episode 3 "Blank Pages" Preview Images

Heading into this week's episode of CBS All Access' nine-episode adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand, viewers were introduced to more of the survivors making their journey to either Boulder, Colorado, to be with Mother Abagail (Whoopi Goldberg) or to "New Vegas" to join Randall Flagg's (Alexander Skarsgard) ranks With Larry Underwood (Jovan Adepo) and Lloyd[...]

The Stand Lets You Unleash Captain Trips on Your Holidays for Free

The Stand Lets You Unleash "Captain Trips" on Your Holidays for Free

That's right, folks will have the chance to check out the road that led to that fork in the road- with Mother Abagail's (Whoopi Goldberg) forces of light down one path and Randall Flagg's (Alexander Skarsgard) darkness down the other With "Captain Trips" decimating the land, those who survived will find themselves pulled between the[...]

The Stand E02 Pocket Saviors Preview: Flaggs New Follower &#038 More

The Stand E02 "Pocket Saviors" Preview: Flagg's New Follower & More

All Rights Reserved.[/caption]Goldberg’s Mother Abagail is a prophet who receives visions from God and guides survivors of the superflu Adepo's Larry Underwood is a young musician with a taste for fame, as well as illegal substances When the plague hits, he is forced to confront his demons as he makes his way to the new[...]

The Stand &#8211 No You Werent Hearing Things: [SPOILER] Played the POTUS

The Stand – No, You Weren't Hearing Things: [SPOILER] Played the POTUS

With the first chapter now written in the growing conflict between Mother Abagail's (Whoopi Goldberg) forces of light in Boulder, Colorado, and Randall Flagg's (Alexander Skarsgard) darkness in "New Vegas," CBS All Access' limited event series adaptation of Stephen King's novel The Stand has officially been unleashed across streaming screens around the world Now, from this[...]

The Stand Cast Talk Captain Trips Origin How Survivors Find Strength

The Stand Cast Talk Captain Trips Origin, How Survivors Find Strength

In the opener, our survivors begin to find their ways down one of two different paths- one to Mother Abagail (Whoopi Goldberg) in Boulder, Colorado, and the other to Randall Flagg (Alexander Skarsgard) in "New Vegas." But with the fate of humanity at a crossroads, each of them will be called upon to take a[...]

The Stand Preview Images: The End Offers a New Beginning for Some

The Stand Preview Images: "The End" Offers a New Beginning for Some

With CBS All Access' limited series adaptation of Stephen King's novel The Stand set to be unleashed across streaming screens around the world starting this week, viewers are getting a preview of the first step down the path that leads to Mother Abagail (Whoopi Goldberg)- or Randall Flagg (Alexander Skarsgard) Those who survived will find themselves[...]

The Stand Cast Discuss the World of CBS All Access Stephen King Adapt

The Stand Cast Discuss the World of CBS All Access' Stephen King Adapt

Yesterday, CBS All Access released a new set of character profile key art for the folks who will side with either Mother Abagail's (Whoopi Goldberg) forces of light and Randall Flagg's (Alexander Skarsgard) darkness With "Captain Trips" decimating the land, those who survived will find themselves pulled between the calling in Boulder, Colorado, and the[...]

The Stand: Stephen King Adapt Releases New Preview Character Images

The Stand: Stephen King Adapt Releases New Preview, Character Images

With only a little more than a week to go before CBS All Access unleashes its adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand across streaming screens, viewers are getting a fresh set of preview images that offer a glimpse at the war to come between Mother Abagail's (Whoopi Goldberg) forces of light and Randall Flagg's (Alexander Skarsgard)[...]

The Stand: ViacomCBS Unleashing Stephen King Adapt in 100+ Markets

The Stand: ViacomCBS Unleashing Stephen King Adapt in 100+ Markets

This means the final stand between Mother Abagail's (Whoopi Goldberg) forces of light and Randall Flagg's (Alexander Skarsgard) darkness will be felt worldwide[caption id="attachment_1301628" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Stand premieres on CBS All Access in December (image: CBS All Access)[/caption] Here's a Look at CBS All Access' "The Stand" The limited series's ensemble cast includes Alexander Skarsgard, Whoopi Goldberg,[...]

The Stand Cast Discuss Randall Flagg: Hes Sort of Sexy Trump

The Stand Cast Discuss Randall Flagg: "He's Sort of Sexy Trump"

When CBS All Access' adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand gets unleashed across millions of streaming screens in ten days (Thursday, December 17), the forces of Mother Abagail's (Whoopi Goldberg) light and Randall Flagg's (Alexander Skarsgard) darkness will be forced to decide which side of the line they stand on, chaos or hope In Boulder, Colorado,[...]

Stephen King Sells Us on The Stand with 4 Words New Key Art Released

Stephen King Sells Us on The Stand with 4 Words; New Key Art Released

First up, we have new poster key art for the series- a piece that doesn't leave much to the imagination- this stand will be between the forces of Mother Abagail's (Whoopi Goldberg) light and Randall Flagg's (Alexander Skarsgard) darkness.[caption id="attachment_1301628" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Stand premieres on CBS All Access in December (image: CBS All Access)[/caption]Next[...]

The Stand Director Josh Boone Clarifies Marilyn Manson Rumors

The Stand Director Josh Boone Clarifies Marilyn Manson Rumors

All Rights Reserved.[/caption]Goldberg’s Mother Abagail is a prophet who receives visions from God and guides survivors of the superflu Adepo's Larry Underwood is a young musician with a taste for fame, as well as illegal substances When the plague hits, he is forced to confront his demons as he makes his way to the new[...]

The Stand: Ezra Miller Joins Stephen King Adapt Series as [SPOILERS]

The Stand: Ezra Miller Joins Stephen King Adapt Series as [SPOILERS]

On Wednesday, EW revealed that Ezra Miller is joining the 9-episode limited series standoff between the forces of light (Whoopi Goldberg’s Mother Abagail) and darkness (Alexander Skarsgard's Randall Flagg)- with Miller taking on the role of Trashcan Man, an unstable pyromaniac who joins Flagg's group in "New Vegas."[caption id="attachment_1278177" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A look at The Stand[...]

The Stand Preview: The Prophet vs The Dark Man For Humanitys Soul

The Stand Preview: The Prophet vs The Dark Man, For Humanity's Soul

To that end, what follows is a preview that showcases the heart of the conflict as mankind fights to survive in a world ravaged by the outbreak of "Captain Trips." On one side stands Whoopi Goldberg’s Mother Abagail, a prophet who receives visions from God and guides survivors of the superflu On the other side[...]

The Stand: Apocalyptic Stephen King Adapt Supports Message of Hope

The Stand: Apocalyptic Stephen King Adapt Supports Message of Hope

Mother Abagail Freemantle?!?[caption id="attachment_1278331" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Pictured: Whoopi Goldberg as Mother Abigail of the the CBS All Access series THE STAND Photo Cr: Robert Falconer/CBS ©2020 CBS Interactive, Inc All Rights Reserved.[/caption]Okay, while we're guessing it's not actually Whoopi Goldberg's (for what we're hoping are pretty obvious reasons), what you should definitely do is check[...]

The Stand EP Talks Relevant Themes Comparisons to Stephen King Novel

The Stand EP Talks Relevant Themes, Comparisons to Stephen King Novel

"For me, ‘The Stand’ has never been about a pandemic, but about the battle that follows between good and evil for the soul of what remains of humanity."Another change viewers can expect from the novel involve our beacons of light and darkness, Randall Flagg (Alexander Skarsgard) and Mother Abagail (Whoopi Goldberg) In King's work, neither[...]