Update: Ewan McGregor (above in TV’s Fargo) will star in Doctor Sleep, according to Variety. Based on Stephen King’s novel, the sequel to The Shining will be directed by Mike Flanagan (Gerald’s Game).
McGregor will play Dan Torrance, the little boy known as Danny in the original film. Now he’s an adult; he’s still dealing with troubling ghosts from his past, but his psychic abilities help him to comfort dying patients at the hospice where he works.
(Read our previously-published post below to learn everything we know about the film.)
Some 38 years after it was released in theaters, The Shining (above) remains one of the most admired horror films in history. Now a big-screen adaptation of Doctor Sleep, based on King’s sequel, is…