Castle Rock (2018– )
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A stranger comes to town; Castle Rock honors Sheriff Pangborn.


Andrew Bernstein


Stephen King (based on characters and settings by), Sam Shaw (created by) | 3 more credits »





Episode cast overview, first billed only:
André Holland ... Henry Deaver
Melanie Lynskey ... Molly Strand
Bill Skarsgård ... The Kid
Jane Levy ... Jackie Torrance
Sissy Spacek ... Ruth Deaver
Scott Glenn ... Alan Pangborn
Noel Fisher ... Dennis Zalewski
Ann Cusack ... Warden Porter
Richard Schiff ... Warden Porter's Superior (voice)
Zabryna Guevara ... Doctor Vargas
James Le Gros ... Sheriff of Castle Rock (as James LeGros)
Aaron Staton ... Pastor
Jeffrey Pierce ... Young Alan Pangborn
Peta Sergeant ... Angela
Amanda Brooks ... Psychologist


Henry's father's casket arrives at the church before it's moved to the new plot, and the Father tells Henry that something odd is happening; the casket is dripping what is supposed to be Henry's father's cooked body (because the casket serves as an oven for the body in rare cases), but this shouldn't be happening because his father died a long time ago. Wildfires are raging near Castle Rock. Shawshank releases the Kid and Henry sets him up in the room above Molly's office. The Kid wanders into a family's dinner/birthday celebration and seemingly causes a violent end. Jackie finds the Kid and hangs out with him. Alan is honored at a bridge-naming ceremony, during which Ruth is spooked by a dog and jumps off the bridge and into the water. Alan and Henry speak with her at the hospital. Alan discovers the Kid in the forest. Alan states that the Kid hasn't aged a day since 1991 and the Kid offers to help Ruth.

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Release Date:

8 August 2018 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Tewksbury, Massachusetts, USA

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Did You Know?


The third face The Kid identifies is the face of Pazuzu from the film The Exorcist (1973). See more »


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Written by Mack Gordon, Harry Revel
Performed by Cab Calloway
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Where it all starts to tie together.
9 August 2018 | by vikkayluvvsuSee all my reviews

Wonderful acting, wonderful cinematography, wonderful everything. Best episode to date so far!! The show is coming together and pieces I feel are forming.

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