The Stand: CBS is soon releasing a miniseries titled ‘The Stand’ that’s inspired by the 1978 novel of the same name by Stephen King. It is directed by Josh Boone who is additionally the chief producer of the series alongside Ben Cavell, Stephen King, Roy Lee, and Jimmy Miller. The novel of The Stand already received great reviews from the readers. Now they’re eagerly waiting to watch the story on small screens. Here’s everything you need to know about this upcoming post-apocalyptic horror mini-series The Stand.
In the beginning, Warner Bros. Pictures and CBS had plans to make a feature film on The Stand. But back in 2018, they decided to convert the project into a limited television mini-series. Last year, CBS started the production process for the series and now some fans are worrying if it can face further delays due to the coronavirus pandemic. The great news is that filming of The Stand was wrapped up in March 2020 in Vancouver, British Columbia and CBS has announced its release on December 17, 2020. However, the episodes for the mini-series will be released on a weekly basis.
The cast for the mini-series are as follows – James Marsden as Stu Redman, Amber Heard as Nadine Cross, Greg Kinnear as Glen Bateman, Whoopi Goldberg as Mother Abagail, Jovan Adepo as Larry Underwood, Odessa Young as Frannie Goldsmith, Henry Zaga as Nick Andros, Nat Wolff as Lloyd Henreid, Eion Bailey as Teddy Weizak, Owen Teague as Harold Lauder, Brad William Henke as Tom Cullen, Daniel Sunjata as Cobb and Alexander Skarsgård as Randall Flagg.
The CBS post-apocalyptic horror series The Stand is inspired by Steven King’s best-selling novel of the same name. It will tell the story of a world where everything is ruined due to a man-made plague which leads to a battle of Biblical proportions between the survivors. As of now, there is limited information on the plot of The Stand. However, those who have read the novel will have an idea of what will happen in The Stand.