Stephen King News Roundup: ‘Salem’s Lot’, ‘Pet Sematary’ and ‘The Black Phone’ [The Losers’ Club Podcast]

Busy times in King’s Dominion. Seems as if we’re finally over the rumor mill on a number of Stephen King-related projects, which means it’s time for the Losers to put on their shades, rev up their Plymouth Fury convertible, and head to Hollywood King. It’s a freewheelin’ news episode that finds Losers Michael Roffman, Dan […]

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Leatherface on Netflix?! Why Streaming Could Be an Exciting New Path for Our Favorite Horror Franchises

A surprising move that was announced at the start of this week, the upcoming Fede Alvarez-produced Texas Chainsaw Massacre – a decades-later sequel to Tobe Hooper’s original classic, we’ve been told – is not being released in theaters by Legendary as planned, but rather the film is bringing Leatherface exclusively to Netflix. The streaming service […]

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‘Pet Sematary’ Role Was Rewritten for Actor and Double Hand Amputee John W. Lawson

Variety reports Friday evening that “actor, disability-inclusion advocate and double hand amputee” John W. Lawson (“American Horror Story”) has been cast as “Stanny” in Paramount Players’ untitled Pet Sematary prequel. “I have myoelectric hands… or what people commonly call ‘cyborg,’” Lawson jokes to the site. “But most of the time, it’s just my hooks.” Variety […]

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Henry Thomas Digs Up a Role In Next ‘Pet Sematary’ Movie!

Henry Thomas continues his renaissance with a role in the Paramount Players’ follow-up adaptation of Stephen King’s bestseller Pet Sematary at Paramount Players, reports Deadline. The actor, who made a name for himself as the young boy Elliot in Steven Spielberg’s E.T., has recently starred in a plethora of genre projects from Netflix’s “The Haunting […]

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Upcoming ‘Pet Sematary’ Prequel for Paramount+ Adds Pam Grier!

A new installment in the Pet Sematary franchise is in the works for Paramount+, with Jeff Buhler, who wrote the 2019 adaptation, writing. There’s been a ton of casting already, but Variety adds that the legendary Pam Grier (Foxy Brown, Coffy, Jackie Brown) has joined the cast! Grier joins a cast that includes Natalie Alyn Lind (“Big Sky,” “Tell Me a […]

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Upcoming ‘Pet Sematary’ Prequel for Paramount+ Casts Natalie Alyn Lind and Several More

A new installment in the Pet Sematary franchise is in the works for Paramount+, with Jeff Buhler, who wrote the 2019 adaptation, writing. It looks like the project is indeed a prequel, as originally announced, and THR brings us some more casting news today. Natalie Alyn Lind (“Big Sky,” “Tell Me a Story”), Jack Mulhern (“Mare of Easttown”), Forrest […]

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