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James Patterson Scraps The Murder Of Stephen King Book

Patterson, whose new book revolves around an obsessed fan hunting thriller and mystery writer King, scrapped plans for a November (16) release after learning the Misery author really was a target of over-zealous...

Jerry O'connell: 'Stand By Me Helped Me Marry Up'

The actor constantly had to pinch himself when he started dating model-turned-actress Rebecca Romijn, because he couldn't believe he was romancing the beauty. Family members and friends were just as surprised when...

Who Should Play Pennywise In Stephen King's 'It' Reboot?

A re-boot for one of the scariest Stephen King films ever released, 'It', is finally coming next year with Andrés Muscietti named as director. However, there's no-one yet attached to the lead villain role of...

'Green Room' Tops Our List Of 2016'S Most Exciting Horrors

This year is quite the year for horror. We've already seen a good handful of epic chillers and it's not stopping there. Stephen King's 'Cell' is the latest movie to be announced for release later...

Stephen King's 'It' Gets A Reboot For 2017

There's a lot of Stephen King to look forward to over the next few months; his horror tales consistently make good movies, so much so that sometimes you gotta make them again. Pennywise the evil...

The Shining Sequel Coming To The Big Screen

Bestselling novel Doctor Sleep, which was released in 2013, is being adapted by Oscar winning writer Akiva Goldsman. Goldsman won his Oscar for the big screen adaptation of A Beautiful Mind and also penned the...

Stephen King Confirms Idris Elba As The Lead Star Of 'The Dark Tower'

Stephen King has finally revealed who is going to play the main character in the long-awaited movie adaptation of his self-described magnum opus 'The Dark Tower'. Idris Elba will take on the role of the...

Idris Elba And Matthew Mcconaughey To Enter The Dark Tower

The fantasy film has been in development for several years, with talk of turning the stories into films arising shortly after the books were published in the 1980s."The thing is, it's been a looong (sic)...

The Witch And 9 More Epic Occult Horror Films

The directorial feature debut of Robert Eggers has put the scariness back into witch culture with a critically-acclaimed slow-burning horror that even had Stephen King terrified. 'The Witch' doesn't rely on jumpy moments or grotesque...

Bruce Willis Surprised By Stephen King At Misery Show

The Die Hard actor stars alongside Laurie Metcalf in a stage adaptation of King's hit book, playing the role made famous by James Caan in the 1990 film version. King was keen...

Sarah Gadon Groans About Girdle

The 28-year-old actress has just wrapped 11.22.63, about a high school teacher who travels back in time to try to stop the assassination of US President John F. Kennedy. It's based on the book by...

Idris Elba Rumoured For Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower' Movie Adaptation

Idris Elba is being lined up as the leading actor in the hugely anticipated movie adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘The Dark Tower’.The British star, 42, is due to play the part of gunslinger Roland Deschain,...

Ice Banned At Bruce Willis' Misery

The Hollywood action star tackles the role of novelist Paul Sheldon, which was made famous by James Caan in the 1987 film adaptation of Stephen King's classic book. He is currently appearing...

The Hotel That Inspired 'The Shining' To Become World's First Horror Museum

The owners of the iconic Stanley Hotel in Colorado – better known as The Overlook Hotel in the classic horror novel 'The Shining' – are planning to open the world’s first horror-themed museum inside the...

Sally Field And Stephen King Named National Medal Of Arts Recipients

The Lincoln star and acclaimed thriller writer King will be honoured by U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House in Washington, D.C. on 10 September (15). Actress Miriam Colon, theatre director...

Stephen King Tv Series Under The Dome Cancelled

The series debuted in June, 2013 with over 13 million viewers, making it the most-watched summer drama opener on any network since 1992. However, ratings have dipped over the past two years,...

Mama Director Replaces Cary Fukunaga In It Reboot

The True Detective director quit the film in May (15) after reportedly clashing with studio bosses, and now executives have lined up a replacement in Muschietti, who made an impressive feature debut in...

Stephen King's 'It' Remake In Tatters As Fukunaga Bails

The True Detective director Cary Fukunaga has left the remake of Stephen King's It after clashing with New Line over his artistic vision. According to The Wrap, the project had suffered early budget cuts and...

It Remake Indefinitely Pushed Back

New Line Cinema's remake of Stephen King's 'It' has been indefinitely pushed back.Production on the movie based on the 1986 horror novel by the acclaimed author was scheduled to start in three weeks' time, but...

Del Toro Unveils New Trailer For His Gothic Chiller 'Crimson Peak' [Trailer + Pictures]

Back in February, horror fans were given a first glimpse of Guillermo Del Toro's Crimson Peak, and now the acclaimed Mexican director has unveiled the full-length trailer of a film that is sure to top...

Will Poulter To Play Evil Clown In It

Will Poulter will play an evil clown in the remake of Stephen King's 'It'.The 'We're The Millers' star will appear in the latest adaptation of the novel - which was also made into a TV...

Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower' Series Finally Getting Big Screen Adaptation

Fans of Stephen King can rejoice, as the famed author’s magical series The Dark Tower is finally coming to the big screen. Deadline reports that Sony will be distributing the series of movies, while a...

Bruce Willis To Make Broadway Debut In Stephen King Play

Bruce Willis is poised to make his Broadway debut in the stage adaptation of Stephen King's acclaimed novel Misery.The Die Hard star will take on the role of bedridden writer Paul Sheldon, the role James...

James Franco To Star In Jfk Tv Drama

James Franco has been cast to star in the small screen adaptation of Stephen King's novel 11/22/63, which chronicles the assassination of former U.S. President John F. Kennedy.The Oscar nominee will play high school teacher...

Gina Gershon Back Onstage In Stephen King's Haunted Musical

Actress Gina Gershon headed back to the stage on Saturday (08Nov14) to star in a new tour of Stephen King and John Mellencamp's supernatural musical Ghost Brothers Of Darkland County.The Showgirls star has joined forces...

Alexandre Aja's Horns Sends Daniel Radcliffe In A New Direction

As Daniel Radcliffe continues to experiment with movie genres, he has frequently mentioned that he is happiest about his role in the new thriller 'Horns', directed by maverick filmmaker Alexandre Aja. The 36-year-old writer-director has...

J.j. Abrams To Produce Stephen King's Kennedy Assassination Thriller

Star Trek and Star Wars director J.J. Abrams is bringing writer Stephen King's 11/22/63 to the small screen after signing up to executive produce a series based on the 2011 novel.Executives at Tv streaming company...

As Amazon Appeals To Ebook Authors In Hachette Dispute, Bestselling Writers Take Out Ad Against The Online Bookseller

It’s no secret that times have been tough for both authors and traditional publishers since the advent of Amazon. Recently, the conflict has received renewed attention because of the lengthy court battle with publisher Hachette...

Amazon Respond To Authorsunited's Criticism

The argument between online sales giant Amazon and publisher Hachette Book Group has been rumbling on for a while, but now a group of over 900 authors have banded together to publish an open letter...

900 Authors Take Out Ad "To Stop Amazon Harming Livelihoods"

Over 900 authors including JK Rowling, James Patterson and Donna Tartt, have backed a full-page ad in the New York Times, calling on Amazon "to stop harming the livelihood of the authors on whom it...

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