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Pictured (l-r): Jovan Adepo as Larry Underwood and Heather Graham as Rita Blakemoor of the the CBS All Access series THE STAND. Photo Cr: Best Possible Screengrab/CBS ©2020 CBS Interactive, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

The Stand Introduces Viewers to Mother Abagail, Randall Flagg and More

CBS All Access has released a set of preview images for its upcoming 9-episode adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand, something that we've been obsessing about since the limited series was first announced back in 1978 Okay, that's a bit of an exaggeration, but we're just being snarky because we've been waiting for some visuals[...]

Stephen King was a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, courtesy of CBS.

Stephen King "Apologizes" to Stephen Colbert for The Stand, Dead Zone

Author Stephen King has been doing his part to remind everyone of how dangerous viruses like COVID-19 can be by comparing the path it's taken to how things played out in the early stages of his novel The Stand King also isn't the biggest fan of Donald Trump, being especially critical (as many have) of Trump[...]

A look at the opening scene to The Stand miniseries, courtesy of ABC.

The Stand Author Stephen King Posts COVID-19 Nickname Trump Won't Like

So if people are going to make the connection anyway, King's recommending a new "nickname" for the pandemic: "Sure, call it Captain Trumps, why not? It fits." (original tweet posted below).[caption id="attachment_1146740" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Stu and Frannie bond in The Stand miniseries, courtesy of ABC.[/caption]CBS All Access' upcoming 10-episode adaptation of The Stand will include[...]

"The Stand": Stephen King's Chilling Reminder of How Viruses Spread

It's been awhile since we heard any news about CBS All Access' adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand Considering the last thing we reported was James Marsden's thoughts on filming the 10-episode limited series in the midst of the growing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, it's pretty clear why things have gone quiet.So as productions across the pop[...]




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"The Stand": Greg Kinnear Joins CBS All Access' Stephen King Limited Series Adapt

CBS All Access' 10-episode limited event series adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand has added yet another familar name to the emsemble cast, with Greg Kinnear (Little Miss Sunshine, House of Cards) set to join the streamer's post-apocalypse-set project.Kinnear joins previously-announced cast members Alexander Skarsgard, Whoopi Goldberg, James Marsden, Amber Heard, Heather Graham, Odessa Young, Henry[...]

"The Stand": Heather Graham Joins CBS All Access' Stephen King Limited Series

CBS All Access' 10-episode limited event series adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand has added a very familar name to the emsemble cast, with Heather Graham (Boodie Nights, Flaked) set to join the streamer's post-apocalypse-set project Graham joins previously-announced cast members Alexander Skarsgard, Whoopi Goldberg, James Marsden, Amber Heard, Odessa Young, Henry Zaga, Jovan Adepo, Owen[...]

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"The Stand": "Arrow" Star Katherine McNamara Joins Stephen King Adapt; Eion Bailey, Hamish Linklater Also Cast

CBS All Access' 10-episode limited event series adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand continues adding to its cast, with Eion Bailey (Once Upon a Time), Katherine McNamara (Arrow), and Hamish Linklater (Legion) set to join the streamer's post-apocalypse-set project Bailey, McNamara, and Linklater join previously-announced cast members Alexander Skarsgard, Whoopi Goldberg, James Marsden, Amber Heard, Odessa Young,[...]

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"The Stand": Nat Wolff Joins CBS All Access' Stephen King Adapt

Less than a month after a major wave of casting news for CBS All Access' 10-episode limited event series adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand was released, we're learning the name of another addition to the streamer's post-apocalyptic project Nat Wolff (Stella’s Last Weekend) is set to join the currently-in-production series - joining Alexander Skarsgard,[...]

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"The Stand", "Invincible" & More: More Thoughts on HBO Max, CBS All Access, Apple TV+, Disney+, Hulu & Amazon Prime 2019-2020

Add to that exclusive shows from CBS and the streaming pair Hulu, and Amazon, and we have ourselves one packed streaming lineup of (somewhat) original content and adaptations for the next year - from The Stand and Invincible to The Underground Railroad.. and more![caption id="attachment_1057082" align="alignnone" width="1600"] WarnerMedia[/caption]What is this, HBO but with more naked[...]

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"The Stand": Whoopi Goldberg Reveals New Mother Abagail Hairdo

A week after a major wave of casting news for CBS All Access' 10-episode limited event series adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand was released, Whoopi Goldberg took to The View to show off the new white locks she's sporting "for the next four months" as Mother Abagail.Goldberg revealed that Mother Abagail was "over 100"[...]

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"The Stand": Whoopi Goldberg, 4 More Join CBS All Access Stephen King Adapt

A little more than a month after the first wave of casting new for CBS All Access' 10-episode limited event series adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand was released, King took to The View to announce alongside Whoopi Goldberg that talk show host and Academy Award-winner will join Jovan Adepo (When They See Us), Owen Teague[...]



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"The Stand": Production's Working Title Sure to Make Bruce Springsteen Fans Smile

In late January 2019, CBS All Access announced that the streaming servcie had given a 10-episode limited event series order for Stephen King‘s The Stand The new adaptation stems from director Josh Boone (The Fault In Our Stars), SEAL Team creator/executive producer Ben Cavell, and CBS Televisions Studios Boone and Cavell are writing the adaptation, with Boone set[...]


'Fear the Walking Dead' Season 5: Watchmen's Matt Frewer Cast in Undisclosed Role

For example, that plane we see in the trailer and key art? We can’t shake this feeling that FTWD is going to end up being some kind of unexpected “prologue” to the upcoming trilogy of Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) films.But we’ll save that for another day… until then? We have series showrunners Andrew Chambliss and Ian Goldberg,[...]

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'The Stand': Stephen King Talks CBS All Access Event Series, Owen King Scripts

In late January 2019, CBS All Access announced that the streaming servcie had given a 10-episode limited event series order for Stephen King‘s The Stand. The new adaptation stems from Josh Boone (The Fault In Our Stars), SEAL Team creator/executive producer Ben Cavell, and CBS Televisions Studios Boone and Cavell are writing the adaptation, with Boone set to direct[...]