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NYCC Attendees Get Road Map, Clues to “Castle Rock” Season 2 [IMAGES]

With Hulu’s critically-acclaimed Stephen King “shared universe” series Castle Rock set to have its premiere at this year’s New York Comic Con (NYCC) and fans treated to the first official trailer for the horror anthology’s second season return from creators Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, and executive producers J.J. Abrams and King. But that wasn’t all: earlier this […]


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“Castle Rock” Season 2: Everything Annie Wilkes Does, She Does for You [TEASER]

A week after it was revealed the second season of Hulu’s critically-acclaimed Stephen King “shared universe” series Castle Rock would have its premiere at this year’s New York Comic Con (NYCC), fans are getting their first teaser for the horror anthology’s sophomore season return from creators Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, J.J. Abrams, and King. In the following clip, […]

"Castle Rock" Season 2 World Premiere Screening Set for NYCC 2019

“Castle Rock” Season 2 World Premiere Screening Set for NYCC 2019

Just because the second season of Hulu’s critically-acclaimed Stephen King “shared universe” series Castle Rock is still currently in production, that doesn’t mean the team’s not ready to start making the rounds to herald the show’s return on October 23. Well, if you’re heading to this year’s New York Comic Con (NYCC) then you won’t have to wait […]

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“Castle Rock” Season 2: “Misery” Loves Company This October [TEASER]

While Hulu’s critically-acclaimed Stephen King “shared universe” series Castle Rock is currently in production, the streaming service is offering viewers the first teaser for the horror anthology’s upcoming sophomore season from creators Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, J.J. Abrams, and King – and now one thing is crystal clear: Misery arrives on October 23, you dirty birds… Castle Rock season 2 […]

“Castle Rock” Season 2: The Town Begins to Take Shape Again [IMAGES]

Hulu’s critically-acclaimed Stephen King “shared universe” series Castle Rock is currently in production, and now thanks to some excellent reporting from a few local newspapers we have some production images from the horror anthology’s upcoming sophomore season from creators Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, J.J. Abrams, and King. This season’s ensemble cast includes Lizzy Caplan (Masters of Sex), Tim Robbins (Here and Now), Elsie Fisher (Eighth […]

“Castle Rock” Season 2: Robin Weigert as Annie Wilkes’ Mom; Greg Grunberg, Alison Wright, Sarah Gadon Join Hulu Series

Hulu’s critically-acclaimed Stephen King “shared universe” series Castle Rock is currently in production, but that doesn’t mean it’s stop accepting residents. Robin Weigert (Big Little Lies, Deadwood), Alison Wright (The Americans), Greg Grunberg (A Star is Born, Heroes), and Sarah Gadon (True Detective) will guest-star in the horror anthology’s upcoming sophomore season from creators Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, J.J. Abrams, […]

‘Castle Rock’ Season 2 Update: Premiere Finishes Filming; Begins “On The Heels” of Season 1

Hulu’s critically-acclaimed Stephen King “shared universe” series Castle Rock is currently in production, with Lizzy Caplan (Masters of Sex), Tim Robbins (Here and Now), Elsie Fisher (Eighth Grade), Paul Sparks (Boardwalk Empire, House of Cards), Barkhad Abdi (Blade Runner 2049), Matthew Alan (13 Reasons Why), and John Hoogenakker (Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan) joining the horror anthology’s upcoming sophomore season from creators Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, J.J. Abrams, and King. But […]

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‘Castle Rock’: John Hoogenakker Joins Season 2 of Hulu’s Stephen King Themed Series

Hulu’s critically-acclaimed Stephen King “shared universe” series Castle Rock is welcoming a new face into town, with John Hoogenakker (Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan) joining the cast in a recurring role during the sophomore season. Hoogenakker joins Lizzy Caplan (Masters of Sex), Tim Robbins (Here and Now), Elsie Fisher (Eighth Grade), Paul Sparks (Boardwalk Empire, House of Cards), Barkhad Abdi (Blade Runner 2049), […]

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‘Castle Rock’ Season 2 Recast: Paul Sparks as “Ace” Merrill; Garrett Hedlund Out

The masterminds behind Hulu‘s critically-acclaimed Stephen King universe series Castle Rock are engaging in a bit of recasting, with Paul Sparks (Boardwalk Empire, House of Cards) now set to play John “Ace” Merrill, the infamous town’s legendary bully. Sparks joins Lizzy Caplan (Masters of Sex), Tim Robbins (Here and Now) and Elsie Fisher (Eighth Grade) as leads in the horror anthology’s […]


Castle Rock Season 1 Finale ‘Romans’ Leaves the Right Questions Unanswered (REVIEW)

Time has finally run out for the first season of Hulu‘s horror-drama anthology Castle Rock – and possibly for the town itself – as questions are answered and decisions made in the season finale of the Sam Shaw/Dustin Thomason series. Combining elements from a number of Stephen King’s works into a “shared universe” narrative that’s based around the (in)famous fictional town, Castle […]

‘Castle Rock’ Schisma: Looking Ahead to ‘Romans,’ Back at Our ‘Henry Deaver’ Review

Time has finally run out for the first season of Hulu‘s horror-drama anthology Castle Rock – and possibly for the town itself – as a number of questions begin to get answered in the Sam Shaw/Dustin Thomason series. Combining elements from a number of Stephen King’s works into a “shared universe” narrative that’s based around the (in)famous fictional town, Castle Rock stars Andre Holland, […]

Castle Rock Season 1 ‘Henry Deaver’ Review: Mind Blown in Ways ‘Twin Peaks’ Couldn’t

With only two episodes to go in the first season of Hulu‘s horror-drama anthology Castle Rock, time is running out as things quickly go from bad to really, really bad around the town in the Sam Shaw/Dustin Thomason series. Combining elements from a number of Stephen King’s works into a “shared universe” narrative that’s based around the (in)famous fictional town, Castle […]


Castle Rock Season 1, Episode 8 ‘Past Perfect’ Review: “I Didn’t Ask for Any of This”

With three episodes left in the first season of Hulu‘s horror-drama anthology Castle Rock, things have turned more tragic and mysterious than ever before in and around Castle Rock in the Sam Shaw/Dustin Thomason-created series. Combining elements from a number of Stephen King’s works into a “shared universe” narrative that’s based around the (in)famous fictional town, Castle Rock stars Andre Holland, Bill […]

Castle Rock ‘Past Perfect’ Preview: Henry, Molly Learn What The Kid’s Capable Of

With three episodes left in the first season of Hulu‘s horror-drama anthology Castle Rock, things have turned more tragic and mysterious than ever before in and around Castle Rock in the Sam Shaw/Dustin Thomason-created series. Combining elements from a number of Stephen King’s works into a “shared universe” narrative that’s based around the (in)famous fictional town, Castle Rock stars Andre Holland, Bill […]

At The Overlook Hotel, All Work and No Honey Makes Bear a Dull Cub

In what might end up being one of the best viral marketing campaigns ever for Hulu‘s Castle Rock (then again…), the staff at The Stanley Hotel — the visual inspiration for director Stanley Kubrick‘s 1980 horror film adaptation of Stephen King‘s 1977 novel and the filming location for the 1997 television adaptation — had a […]

Castle Rock Season 1, Episode 7 ‘The Queen’ Review: Sissy Spacek Gives Royal Performance in Season’s Best Episode

With four episodes remaining in the first season of Hulu‘s horror-drama anthology Castle Rock, things have been literally and figuratively heating up around the town in the Sam Shaw/Dustin Thomason-created series. Combining elements from a number of Stephen King’s works into a “shared universe” narrative that’s based around the (in)famous fictional town, Castle Rock stars Andre Holland, Bill Skarsgard, Melanie Lynskey, Sissy Spacek, […]

‘Castle Rock’ Co-Creators on 4 Must-Read Stephen King Books [SPOILERS]

With its freshman season halfway over and a second season renewal already in place, Hulu‘s horror-drama anthology Castle Rock has been a huge hit for the streaming service. Combining elements from a number of Stephen King’s works into a “shared universe” narrative based around the famed (and infamous) fictional town, Castle Rock has proven accessible to those new to the […]