Instead of serving as a sequel to Castle Rock Season 1, we will be getting a different tale set in the same town.
But this tale is based on Stephen King's Misery novel, which was turned into a popular movie led by Kathy Bates.
It serves as an origins story for Annie Wilkes, and Lizzy Caplan is taking on the lead role as the "budding psychopath."
Here's the official logline:
A psychological-horror series set in the Stephen King multiverse, Castle Rock combines the mythological scale and intimate character storytelling of King's best-loved works, weaving an epic saga of darkness and light, played out on a few square miles of Maine woodland.
The fictional Maine town of Castle Rock has figured prominently in King's literary career: Cujo, The Dark Half, It and Needful Things, as well as novella The Body and