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From 'The Shawshank Redemption' To 'Carrie': 10 Greatest Stephen King Movies

It might not surprise you to know that Stephen King's work has been adapated to film and television more times than any other author in history. Of course, it helps that he is such a...

Ewan Mcgregor To Play Doctor Sleep In 'The Shining' Sequel

Earlier this year, the exciting announcement was made that Stephen King's 'The Shining' sequel, 'Doctor Sleep', was going to be put to film seven years after the book's release. Now it's been revealed that none...

Amy Seimetz To Star With Jason Clarke In 'Pet Sematary'

Amy Seimetz will co-star with Jason Clarke in 'Pet Sematary'. The 'Alien Covenant' actress is in talks to take on a leading role in the remake of the 1989 horror classic from Stephen King, Variety...

Kevin Bacon To Star And Produce New Thriller You Should Have Left

Kevin Bacon will star in and produce the new supernatural thriller 'You Should Have Left'.The 59-year-old 'Footloose' star is teaming up with David Koepp and Jason Blum's Blumhouse Productions to adapt the 2017 book of...

'The Dark Tower' Tv Series Being Worked On By Amazon

When 'The Dark Tower' hit the big screen in 2017, it was hit hard with negative reviews from both critics and the wider viewing public. Despite a strong cast that including Idris Elba as The...

Jessica Chastain In Talks For It Sequel

Jessica Chastain is in talks to star in the 'IT' sequel.The 40-year-old actress admitted in November she would love to star in Andres Muschietti's next installment to the hit 2017 reboot of Stephen King's iconic...

'It: Chapter 2' Will Begin Filming In Toronto Later This Year

When Stephen King's 'IT' was first adapted for the screen in the form of a miniseries, Tim Curry took on the central role of the monstrous evil that was Pennywise. He made for a fantastic...

Tom Taylor's $125k Pay Day

Tom Taylor could quadruple his fee for 'The Dark Tower' - if it becomes a franchise.The 16-year-old actor - best known for playing Tom Foster in hit BBC TV series 'Doctor Foster' - stars...

Stephen King Praises It Remake

Stephen King has praised the remake of 'IT' as ''the right movie at the right time''.The 68-year-old writer penned the iconic novel in 1986 which was first adapted into a two-part miniseries in 1990, before...

Bill Skarsgard Used His Own Facial Twitches In It

Bill Skarsgard used his real-life facial twitches to bring Pennywise the Clown to life in 'IT'.The 27-year-old actor stars as the terrifying, child murdering monster in Andy Muschietti's re-imagining of Stephen King's 1986 horror novel...

Jessica Chastain Wants To Be In It Sequel

Jessica Chastain would love to star as an older Beverly in the 'IT' sequel.The 40-year-old actress has already worked with horror helmer Andres Muschietti on his directorial debut 'Mama', and following the success of his...

Dennis Widmyer And Kevin Kolsch To Helm Pet Sematary Remake

Dennis Widmyer and Kevin Kolsch are set to helm a new version of 'Pet Sematary'.The two filmmakers - who recently helmed the 2014 horror 'Starry Eyes' - have joined Paramount's big screen remake of Stephen...

Stephen King Promises A "Complete Reboot" For 'The Dark Tower' On Tv

When Stephen King's fantasy novel series 'The Dark Tower' finally made its way to the big screen earlier this year, it had been a long time coming. Fans had been waiting to see the Gunslinger...

Stephen King Says Rating For The Dark Tower Was A Challenge

Stephen King has opened up about the challenges faced by the writers who had to adapt his 'Dark Tower' book series for the big screen - admitting making his violent story suitable to get a...

Stephen King Explains Why He Thinks 'The Dark Tower' Movie Flopped

Taking in just $110 million in the worldwide box office and with reviews largely negative, it's fair to say that the Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey-led film 'The Dark Tower' flopped upon its release a...

It 2 Gets 2019 Release Date

The sequel to 'IT' will be released in 2019.The hit re-imagining of the Stephen King 1986 novel follows a group of youngsters who are faced with their biggest fears when they square off against terrifying...

Jaeden Lieberher Wants Ewan Mcgregor As Bill In It Sequel

Jaeden Lieberher wants Ewan McGregor to play an older Bill in the 'IT' sequel.The 14-year-old actor stars as the leader of The Loser's Club in Andres Muschietti re-imagining of the Stephen King 1986 novel, which...

Bill Skarsgard Reveals Disturbing Scene Cut From It

Bill Skarsgard admitted a ''disturbing'' origin story to Pennywise was cut from 'IT'.The 27-year-old actor stars as the terrifying, child murdering clown in Andres Muschietti's reimagining of Stephen King's 1986 horror novel but Skarsgard revealed...

Bill SkarsgäRd Reveals "Really Disturbing" Scene Was Cut From 'It'

It's fair to say that the recent adaptation of critically-acclaimed Stephen King novel 'IT' has become a major success in the box office. Taking in over $371 million in worldwide takings in just its second...

Stephen King Terrified By It

'It' author Stephen King was terrified by the changes made to the latest adaptation of his classic novel.The iconic horror writer didn't have huge involvement in the writing of the big screen take on his...

Tom Taylor Auditioned For The Dark Tower 8 Times

Tom Taylor auditioned eight times for 'The Dark Tower'.The 16-year-old actor - best known for playing Tom Foster in the his BBC TV series 'Doctor Foster' - landed a role opposite Idris Elba and Matthew...

Andres Muschietti Wants Jessica Chastain To Star In It Sequel

Andres Muschietti wants Jessica Chastain to play an older Beverly in the 'IT' sequel.The 44-year-old filmmaker helmed the new adaptation of Stephen King's 1986 novel and Muschietti - who worked with Chastain in 'Mama' -...

Bill Skarsgard's Portrayal Of Pennywise Is 'Brave'

'It' director Andy Muschietti says Bill Skarsgard's portrayal of Pennywise is ''brave''.The Argentine filmmaker directed Bill on the set of the new horror movie, in which he plays Pennywise the Dancing Clown, and Andy has...

Clowns Are Losing Work Because Of Stephen King's 'It'

The re-boot adaptation of Stephen King's 'It' might be one of the most hugely anticipated movies of the year, but not everyone is happy about it. In particular, genuine clowns are worried that it's affecting...

Dwayne Johnson Says It Is Brilliantly Scary

Dwayne Johnson has praised the new 'IT' film as ''brilliantly scary''.The 45-year-old Hollywood action man has seen Andres Muschietti's re-imagining of Stephen King's chilling 1986 novel and he felt compelled to log on to his...

Stephen King Personally Approved 'It' Movie Plot Changes

Bringing in some brilliant early reviews, it looks like 'IT' is going to be one of the best-received Stephen King adaptations of all-time, and certainly of the past few years. After the horror that 'The...

Gary Dauberman Was Scared Of Stephen King's Response To It Remake

Gary Dauberman didn't think Stephen King would like his version the thriller 'IT'.The screenwriter took over writing the script for the movie adaptation of King's 1986 novel after original writer Cary Fukunaga's departed the film...

Andres Muschietti Blown Away By Bill Skarsgard In It Reboot

Andres Muschietti was blown away by Bill Skarsgard's portrayal of Pennywise in the 'IT' remake.The 44-year-old filmmaker has helmed the new adaptation of Stephen King's 1986 horror novel about a child-killing monster - who was...

'It' Director Gives Details On Planned Sequel

Scaring readers for decades now, Stephen King's critically-acclaimed horror novel 'IT' has come to life in a number of different ways, and will this week be released as a major motion picture in movie theatres...

It's Always Pennywise Fans For Tim Curry

Tim Curry still gets recognised as evil clown Pennywise in the TV adaptation of 'IT'.The 71-year-old actor starred as the child-killing monster in the 1990 TV mini-series version of Stephen King's 1986 horror novel and...

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