Why Betty Buckley Could Sing Sondheim, Stephen King, or the Phone Book at Joe’s Pub and You’ll Want To Be There

Betty Buckley is having a moment. It’s not her first, and it won’t be her last — but what a year it has been! Our readers may best know Betty as the gym teacher in Carrie, the 1976 Brian De Palma film based on the bestselling novel by Stephen King. The hardest of hardcore King […]

Behold The Voice of Pennywise in New ‘It’ TV Spot

The good people at Warner Bros. have been tight-lipped when it comes to the voice of Pennywise, the Dancing Clown. Tim Curry, who portrayed the terrifying clown in the 1990 miniseries, was particularly known for his characterization of the title character’s voice. With Bill Skarsgard taking the lead for this new adaptation, Pennywise has been […]

Unboxing The Eyes of the Dragon Art Portfolio

I am so happy to share with you my unboxing of Suntup Editions premiere release, The Eyes of the Dragon Art Portfolio. With artwork by David Palladini from the novel by Stephen King, it is truly a work of art unto itself! I have also been informed that there is still a small handful of […]

EXCLUSIVE FIRST REVIEW: Mr. Mercedes Series Gives A Bloody Good Ride

I had the pleasure of seeing the first two episodes of the forthcoming Mr. Mercedes series, premiering August 9th on DirecTV. Stephen King fans will rejoice in this television adaptation. For one thing, it cleaves to its original source material, with full passages of dialogue pulled directly from King’s 2014 novel. For another, the casting […]

Look Inside, Dare You: ‘Mr. Mercedes’ Press Kit

I’m not sure where to begin other than to say I was delighted to receive a press kit from the AT&T Audience Network today for their forthcoming show, Mr. Mercedes, based on the novel by Stephen King. The press kit includes a glossy booklet, an advance screener of episodes 1 and 2, and of all […]

WATCH: A Sneak Peek at Scoring Session for ‘It’

Director ‎Andrés Muschietti gave a sneak peek of new music from It this morning. Muschietti posted the following video from today’s scoring session to his Instagram account along with the caption: RUN HAYSTACK! Benjamin Wallfisch is composing the score for It. Wallfisch’s previous credits include the horror movie Annabelle: Creation, as well as Hidden Figures […]

First Look: ‘Mr. Mercedes’ Teaser Video Arrives Online!

Our first look at the TV series Mr. Mercedes, based on the novel by Stephen King, has arrived online! The teaser video includes interviews with author Stephen King, director Jack Bender, and writer David E. Kelley. All three also serve as executive producers on the 10-episode first season, premiering August 9th on the AT&T Audience […]