'Lisey's Story' Full Cast List: Meet Julianne Moore, Clive Owen and the rest of the stars of Apple TV+ series
The series 'Lisey's Story' is based on Stephen King's novel with the same name, starring Julianne Moore and Clive Owen, produced by JJ Abrams and adapted for the screen by King himself
Get set for some horror in the way only Stephen King can deliver with 'Lisey's Story' coming soon to Apple TV+. The official synopsis of the horror miniseries based on King's novel of the same name says, "Based on the novel by Stephen King this terrifying thriller follows widow Lisey Landon (Julianne Moore) as a series of disturbing events revives memories of her marriage to author Scott Landon (Clive Owen) and the darkness that plagued him."
King himself has adapted his novel to the screen for the series which comprises eight episodes. Let's meet the cast which will bring Stephen King's story to life.
Julianne Moore as Lisey Landon
Julianne Moore's illustrious career hardly needs an introduction. While Moore started out her career on soap operas and in romantic comedies, it was during the 90's and early 2000's that she began to receive considerable recognition, earning Oscar nominations for 'Boogie Nights', 'The End of the Affair', 'Far from Heaven' and 'The Hours'.
Moore finally went onto win the Academy Award for Best Actress in 2014 for playing an Alzheimer's patient in 'Still Alice'. Moore is also the recipient of a Primetime Emmy Award for her portrayal of Sarah Palin in the television film 'Game Change'. Her many other notable performances include her roles in 'The Big Lebowski', 'Hannibal', 'A Single Man', 'The Kids Are All Right' and 'Crazy, Stupid Love'.
Clive Owen as Scott Landon
English actor Clive Owen is possibly best known for his Oscar nominated performance in 'Closer'. His other award-winning performance was in 'The Knick' for which he was nominated for a Golden Globe Award in the category of 'Best Actor, Television Series - Drama'.
Owen was also nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for his performance in 'Hemingway & Gellhorn', in the category 'Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie'. He is also known for his roles in films such as 'Sin City', 'Derailed', 'Inside Man ' and 'The International'. Owen has acted with Moore earlier in the film 'Children Of Men'.
Dane DeHaan as Jim Dooley
Dane DeHaan plays Jim Dooley, an obsessive fan of Scott Landon's writing, who feels Landon's unpublished work should be shared with the world. Dane DeHaan is known for his performances in Hollywood blockbusters such as 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2', in which he played Harry Osborn/Green Goblin. He is also known for his performance in the psychological horror film 'A Cure For Wellness', as well as his performances in 'Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets' and 'ZeroZeroZero'.
Who are the other stars?
The other stars of 'Lisey's Story' are Joan Allen, Ron Cephas Jones and Jennifer Jason Leigh.
'Lisey’s Story' is written by Stephen King, directed by Pablo Larraín and produced by JJ Abrams. You can catch 'Lisey's Story' on AppleTV+ on June 4. Catch the trailer below.