Announced earlier this year, CBS All Access
has now officially revealed the first casting news (confirming earlier reports) for Josh Boone
's limited series adaptation of Stephen King
's epic apocalyptic novel The Stand
, and they've also revealed that King will write a new final chapter for the event series that won't be from the book, so even longtime fans of The Stand
won't know what to expect in the new ending.
As announced in the press release below, James Marsden
will play Stu Redman, Amber Heard
will portray Nadine Cross, Odessa Young
will play Frannie Goldsmith, and Henry Zaga
will portray Nick Andros. Read on for additional details, and stay tuned to Daily Dead for more updates on The Stand
limited event series.
Press Release: August 1, 2019 – CBS All Access, CBS
’ digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service, today announced James Marsden, Amber Heard, Odessa Young and Henry Zaga