Stephen King may be known best for his truly terrifying stories, but something tells us this is NOT the way he had hoped to scare anyone EVER!
A TV adaptation of the author's sci-fi/horror tale Under the Dome is currently in production in Wilmington, North Carolina, and apparently, the CBS show's crew neglected to inform an elementary school a few hundred yards away from their set that they were filming a scene that involved a fake gunfight!
So when shots rang out, the
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Stephen King is on a roll! (as if he ever isn't)
Between Bag of Bones, Under the Dome, and The Dark Tower, LOTS of King adaptations are in the works!
Now, we've learned that Palomar Pictures and Grosvenor Park have teamed up for a few new projects, including a film adaptation of Stephen King's 1995 novel Rose Madder.
Rose has been adapted by In America writer Naomi Sheridan, and the story is "based on a woman who's on the run from her abusive husband and is able to travel into a painting."
Sounds intense! We'll definitely check that one out…as well as the seven-hundred other King movies/TV shows in the works! Ha!
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Stephen King's super eery sci-fi novel, Under the Dome, is about to get the television treatment as he and Steven Spielberg team up with DreamWorks Television.
King will executive produce the series along with Justin Falvey and Darryl Frank. So far, no writers have been attached yet.
The series will revolve around locals trapped in a mysterious dome.
As the official website reads, the story goes a little something like this:
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