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Castle Rock 

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Based on the stories of Stephen King, the series intertwines characters and themes from the fictional town of Castle Rock.
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How Lizzy Caplan Channeled an Icon in "Castle Rock"

Lizzy Caplan discusses the challenges of inheriting an iconic Stephen King character in "Castle Rock," as well as her two roles in "Truth Be Told" on Apple TV+.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Bill Skarsgård ...  The Kid 12 episodes, 2018-2019
André Holland ...  Henry Deaver 10 episodes, 2018
Melanie Lynskey ...  Molly Strand 10 episodes, 2018
Jane Levy ...  Jackie Torrance 10 episodes, 2018
Sissy Spacek ...  Ruth Deaver 10 episodes, 2018
Lizzy Caplan ...  Annie Wilkes 10 episodes, 2019
Paul Sparks ...  John 'Ace' Merrill 10 episodes, 2019
Barkhad Abdi ...  Abdi Howlwadaag 10 episodes, 2019
Elsie Fisher ...  Joy Wilkes 10 episodes, 2019
Tim Robbins ...  Reginald 'Pop' Merrill 10 episodes, 2019
Yusra Warsama ...  Dr. Nadia Howlwadaag 10 episodes, 2019
Matthew Alan ...  Chris Merrill 10 episodes, 2019
Caleel Harris ...  Young Henry Deaver 9 episodes, 2018
Scott Glenn ...  Alan Pangborn 8 episodes, 2018
Adam Rothenberg ...  Reverend Matthew Deaver 8 episodes, 2018
Abby Corrigan ...  Chance 8 episodes, 2019
Tenea Intriago ...  Vera 7 episodes, 2019
Chad Knorr ...  Billy 7 episodes, 2019
Noel Fisher ...  Dennis Zalewski 6 episodes, 2018
Aaron Staton ...  Pastor 6 episodes, 2018-2019
Mathilde Dehaye ...  Amity 6 episodes, 2018-2019
Faysal Ahmed ...  Hassan / ... 6 episodes, 2019
Owen Burke ...  Lance 6 episodes, 2019
Paul Noonan ...  Marstenite 6 episodes, 2019
David Arthur Sousa ...  Castle Rock Citizen 6 episodes, 2019
Isayas Theodros ...  Jamal 6 episodes, 2019
Alison Wright ...  Valerie 6 episodes, 2019
Ann Cusack ...  Warden Porter 5 episodes, 2018
Jeffrey Pierce ...  Young Alan Pangborn 5 episodes, 2018
Georgia Lyman ...  Heather / ... 5 episodes, 2018-2019
Skylan Brooks ...  Timothy 5 episodes, 2019
Joy Lang ...  Councilwoman Pinto 5 episodes, 2019
Chris Mulkey ...  Clay 5 episodes, 2019
Harbi Osman Harbi Osman ...  Naji 5 episodes, 2019
Charlie Tacker ...  Young Chris 5 episodes, 2019
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A psychological-horror series set in the Stephen King multiverse, Castle Rock 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 fictional Maine town of Castle Rock has figured prominently in King's literary career: Cujo, The Dark Half and Needful Things, as well as novella The Body and numerous short stories such as Rita Hayworth and The Shawshank Redemption are either set there or contain references to Castle Rock. Castle Rock is an original suspense/thriller - a first-of-its-kind reimagining that explores the themes and worlds uniting the entire King canon, while brushing up against some of his most iconic and beloved stories. Written by ahmetkozan

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 July 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Orange, Massachusetts, USA See more »

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Bad Robot, Warner Bros. See more »
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2.00 : 1
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Bill Skarsgård had to lose weight to play a Shawshank prisoner in this show. See more »

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Good Atmosphere
12 August 2018 | by giorgosflourisSee all my reviews

I cannot say more after two episodes but good atmosphere is quite observable after even 10 minutes. I am optimistic for the future of the series. For the guys said it is boring i have to put two points in the table: 1)In the first episodes we need to see the world of the series..so a slower plot is needed in order to set all the characters up 2)Too early to say anything.5 episodes have been released.

PS:My advice to those who find it boring..Try reading IT, or The Shining the plot goes in the same speed but I never heard somoeine complaining about them Just be patient.


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