Stephen King’s Lisey’s Story Photos Reveal First Look At J.J. Abrams’ TV Present
Apple TV+ has launched a first-look picture of Lisey’s Story, the eight-episode restricted collection tailored from Stephen King’s novel of the identical title.
A primary-look picture from the Apple TV+ adaptation of the Stephen King novel Lisey’s Story was launched Friday at TCA. Tailored by King himself, the eight-episode restricted collection will reportedly premiere this summer time. Produced by J.J. Abrams, the collection stars Oscar winner Julianne Moore as Lisey and costars Oscar nominees Clive Owen, Joan Allen, and Jennifer Jason Leigh.
Lisey’s Story is a couple of girl named Lisey, whose husband was a well-known novelist earlier than his dying two years earlier. Whereas going by means of her late husband’s belongings, she should cope with repressed reminiscences of their relationship. She additionally finds herself at risk from a deranged madman.
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Apple TV+ launched a first-look picture of the collection Friday at TCA (through Deadline). Within the picture, the determine of somebody who seems to be a girl, possible Moore, is standing within the wilderness at evening taking a look at a flashlight within the distance. Try the picture under.
Apple TV+ has many status unique collection within the works, together with a miniseries about WeWork starring Anne Hathaway and Jared Leto in addition to second seasons of the award-nominated Ted Lasso and The Morning Present. A restricted collection from an acclaimed author, starring 4 appearing heavyweights, matches proper in with Apple’s roster of tasks. And status collection like Lisey’s Story also needs to improve Apple TV+’s subscriber base, after it was just lately revealed that solely 38 p.c of customers are literally paying for the service.
Diversifications of King novels and brief tales might be hit and miss; there are definitely some classics like Stand By Me, Distress, Carrie and The Shining, however there are additionally stinkers like Driving the Bullet, The Evening Flier, and Cell. And Abrams’ involvement might sign there is perhaps points, as nicely. Reportedly he is not directing or writing Lisey’s Story, simply producing, in order that could possibly be excellent news. However many dislike his tackle the Star Trek motion pictures, and the Star Wars sequel trilogy has additionally been a lightning rod for criticism. However the all-star forged of Lisey’s Story is phenomenal. Moore, Owens, Allen, and Leigh are all famend actors, so the performances ought to be first-rate, whatever the high quality of the fabric they’re given. Hopefully, King’s writing and the strong forged make up for every other potential dangerous mojo.
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