The Outsider (miniseries)

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The Outsider
Genre
Based onThe Outsider by Stephen King
Starring
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)
Producer(s)Ben Mendelsohn
Production company(s)
Release
Original networkHBO

The Outsider is an upcoming miniseries based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. It was ordered to series on December 3, 2018,[1] after being optioned as a miniseries by Media Rights Capital in summer 2018.[2]

Cast[edit]

Main[edit]

Recurring[edit]

  • Hettienne Park as Tomika Collins
  • Michael Esper as Bill Samuels
  • Claire Bronson as Joy Peterson
  • Michael H. Cole as Herbert Parker
  • Marc Fajardo as Myron Lazar
  • Margo Moorer as Libby Stanhope

Production[edit]

The miniseries was announced in June 2018, with Richard Price hired to adapt the Stephen King novel.[3] HBO officially commissioned the series in December, with Ben Mendelsohn cast in the lead. Jason Bateman will produce, and also possibly star in the series.[1]

In January 2019, the core main cast was set, seeing the additions of Cynthia Erivo, Bill Camp, Mare Winningham, Paddy Considine, Julianne Nicholson, Yul Vazquez, Jeremy Bobb and Marc Menchaca. Hetienne Park and Michael Esper will appear in recurring roles.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (3 December 2018). "HBO Orders 'The Outsider' Drama Series Based On Stephen King Novel Starring Ben Mendelsohn From Jason Bateman & MRC".
  2. ^ Jr, Mike Fleming (11 June 2018). "Richard Price To Script MRC 10-Episode Series Adaptation Of Stephen King's 'The Outsider;' Jack Bender, Marty Bowen EPs".
  3. ^ Richard Price To Script MRC 10-Episode Series Adaptation Of Stephen King’s ‘The Outsider;’ Jack Bender, Marty Bowen EPs
  4. ^ ‘The Outsider’: Cynthia Erivo, Bill Camp, Mare Winningham, Paddy Considine, Julianne Nicholson Among 10 Cast In HBO Drama Series

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