A psychological-horror series set in the Stephen King multiverse, “Castle Rock” is an original story that combines the mythological scale and intimate character storytelling of King’s best-loved works, weaving an epic saga of darkness and light, played out on a few square miles of Maine woodland.
The series stars André Holland (Moonlight), Melanie Lynskey (“Togetherness”), Bill Skarsgård (IT), with Jane Levy (“Suburgatory”) and Sissy Spacek (Carrie). Scott Glenn (The Right Stuff) special guest stars. It is set in Castle Rock, a fictional town in Maine that has figured prominently in King’s literary career, including Cujo, The Dark Half, IT and Needful Things, as well as novella The Body and numerous short stories such as Rita Hayworth and The Shawshank Redemption.
Based on characters and settings by Stephen King, “Castle Rock” was created by Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, who serve as executive producers along with J.J. Abrams, King, Ben Stephenson, Mark Lafferty and Liz Glotzer. The series is from Bad Robot Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television and is distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. International Television Distribution.