Stephen King’s stories have always been renouned for film and TV adaptations, though it seems that we are removing some-more than ever in 2017. The large shade versions of The Dark Tower and It are due soon, a TV reconstitute of The Mist is now screening, and a anthology show Castle Rock is also in development. A new trailer for nonetheless another TV instrumentation has now arrived–it’s for Mr. Mercedes, that is formed on King’s 2014 novel and premieres in August. Check it out below:
Mr. Mercedes is a dim crime thriller, and it stars Brendan Gleeson, who is best famous for personification Mad-Eye Moody in a Harry Potter movies, as good as for such films as Gangs of New York and Calvary. It also facilities Harry Treadaway (Penny Dreadful), Jharrel Jerome (Moonlight), and Peyton Wich (Stranger Things). Treadaway transposed Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin, who was creatively expel but tragically died final year.
An central summary has been released, and it describes a uncover as “the story of a wandering sequence torpedo who taunts a late military investigator with a array of pale letters and emails. This army a ex-cop to commence a private, and potentially felonious, electioneer to move a torpedo to probity before he can strike again.”
The novel was King’s initial try during a some-more normal crime novel than his common code of fear and was good perceived by critics. In 2015, it won Best Novel during a prestigious Edgar Awards.
Mr. Mercedes premieres on ATT’s Audience Network on Aug 9, 2017.